PRINT AIN’T DEAD: ‘Talk Story’ by Cole Barash
I feel bad for Cole because you can tell he put an enormous amount of effort into making Talk Story, and now he and everyone on the planet is going to have the skin stripped from their bones by a bright, white thermal blast.
Keep the Pace – Mikey DeTemple
Nick LaVecchia took a trip to NY to get some intimate shots of professional surfer, Mikey DeTemple, recovering from heart surgery. Mikey also shared his incredible story with him – a story spanning decades of health problems and surgeries. Get well soon, MD.
SPLENDOUR IN THE GRASS
The three day festival that has just come and gone was so jam packed with talented artists sprawling from all over the globe as well as tens of 1000’s of festival goers who were down with anything and everything that got thrown at them.
VANS: VAN DOREN INVITATIONAL ARTISTS
The Van Doren Invitational (VDI) is being held at the Vans US Open of Surfing in Huntington Beach, CA, this weekend. We went to scope out the phenomenal artwork featured on the skatepark.
HAYDEN SHAPES FOR WANG
Now, the Cox and Wang puns were flying around the office like nobody’s business. Hayden’s got a new Wang, Cox and Wang in NY, etc. but we’ll veer away from the smut and fill you in on the more important stuff here. Hayden Cox has teamed up with the one and only Alexander Wang to…
Life rolls on “They will skate again 2014″
Life Rolls On with support from Ezekiel and Active put on an amazing event at Venice Beach skatepark to inspire people to see the boundless possibilities beyond paralysis.
The Growlers’ Beach Goth 3 ANNOUNCEMENT
Who loves The Growlers? We do. Who else loves The Growlers? Everybody else. That’s why today’s announcement is so good: Beach Goth 3 Lineup is here. And it is really, really good.
Smoke: Stance Socks x Todd Francis
When people ask me what the best part of my job is, I tell them the best part of my job is all the free socks. Sure, the limos, coke, and blue-ribbon hookers are great, but the sock waterfall I’m standing under is sublime.
YOU AND THE CHAMP AT P-PASS
Does Micronesia interest you? Well Steph Gilmore is going to take you there – an adventure for just the 2 of you. You’ll surf P-Pass, life will be in slow motion and just when you’re about to fall asleep from 9 hours in the water, she’ll start shredding on the mini Fender and amp she travels with. She’ll probably…
SMOKE: Clare Vivier x MC X Mike D
I’ll never understand why girls trip out so hard on bags. They’re cool and everything, but wouldn’t you rather have a hot plate of deep fried scampi?
7 Incredible Shoplifting Stories
Shoplifting is a shitty practice, and I’m ashamed to say there was a time in my life when I was heavy practitioner. A kid from school introduced me to the criminal act of stealing goods while pretending to be a customer, and he did so at the local supermarket. Like a regular little Jack Dawkins,…
BRIXTON: FALL 14
Brixton travels around the US with their Fall 14 line to visit their unique and diverse Union members.
YOU WERE THERE: CHILDISH GAMBINO SYDNEY
By now you are sure to have heard of Childish Gambino a.k.a Donald Glover the super talented writer, actor (of Community fame), comedian and rapper who of late has been absolutely blowing minds with his Deep Web tour. Hot off the plane from his stellar, highly appraised Splendour In The Grass performance, Childish landed in…
TRAVEL: HIMALAYAS ON ENFIELDS
The idea to ride motorbikes around North West India came to fruition over a couple of beers one afternoon at the local pub with Matt Rabbidge’s brother Locky, and two good mates. Before long, the four of them were on a trip headed to Delhi with plans to find Royal Enfields…
NEW MUSIC: WHITE FENCE
“This record, I had to make a change, not drastic, but a change nonetheless. My room was tired of me, so we took a break, and I fucked some other room.”
Walkthrough: WAYDAT? in Sydney
Neckface, Leo and Weirdo Dave walk us through RVCA’s group art show, What Are You Doing After this? in Sydney. Watch as they praise and rip each others work to shreds.
THRILLS OPEN FLAGSHIP STORE
THRILLS have just opened their first flagship store ‘Far East’ (Byron being the most Eastern point of Australia) and to celebrate, they opened the doors and gave us free beer. Off to a great start. The store is stocking labels such as Broken Homme, Ford and Harris, Leatherman Tools, Nixon and more. If you lost…
PEOPLE: RAYMOND MOLINAR
Have you ever had one of those friends who tends to be good at everything they do? Well, for me that’s Raymond Molinar. From skateboarding, to photography, to playing the guitar at a friends bon fire over a couple beers he never seems to disappoint.
Lens: Kenny Hurtado
Looking to create a calm, slightly nostalgic, personal and fictitious look at what it means to have a relationship by the coast.
LENS: Iceland with Chris Burkard
Roark brand sent photographer Chris Burkard along with surf team riders Nate Zoller and Raph Bruhwiler to Northern Iceland, where a cold, remote territory offered an unknown adventure.