In Issue #38, we profiled the awesome band Guards. The Californian three-piece has just released their debut album, In Guards We Trust, and we have a bunch of copies to give away. Simply subscribe by 8pm end of Memorial Day weekend (Monday, June 27) and score a free copy. Your music for summer: covered.
O'NEILL AND MONSTER CHILDREN PRESENT - 60 YEARS OF INNOVATION ART TOUR
Posted By Ben – 06.09.2012
FINAL STOP - USA
The O'Neill 60 Years of Innovation Art tour is on its way to USA.
Starting in Australia the tour has made stops in Bail, Japan, South Africa and throughout Europe. It will finish up at the Santa Cruz Surf Museum on the point at Steamer Lane to coincide with the O'Neill Coldwater Classic on November 2nd.
O'Neill and Monster Children are calling out to all you aspiring artists based in USA to be apart of this.
Submissions have now opened, and we will hand pick the best six pieces to be exhibited along side artwork by Thomas Campbell, Geoff McFertridge, Mark Penxa, Jim Phillips Jr, Tim Chapman and Liam Gerrard at the art tour's final stop. The art is to be inspired by Jack O'Neill, the most iconic name in the surf industry. To gather some inspiration click on through to the 60 Years of Innovation's site here.
To submit upload your final artwork to email@example.com
Los Angelenos, make sure to catch the Blank Tapes perform at the Satellite, Friday, May 31st, as they celebrate the release of their latest record, Vacation, which after having a listen to the groovy tunes makes me want to pack up the van and do just that. The evening also brings you sets from fellow favorites The Abigails and Jeffertitti's Nile.
A whopping $8 bones. Get at it.
As introduction to this years Surf Film Festival, those crazy Spanish dudes have made a mockumentary series about searching for the perfect wave. Definitely the most insane and ridiculous, filming the festival has been part of all leading up to the official image of Surf Film Festival 11.
This years festival has events running through the entire summer, in partnership with other collectives who work around the ocean; new exhibitions, cultural spaces and workshops. Heaps of music, good films from Thomas Cmapbell, Taylor Stelle, Patrick Trefz and many more, all to be announced on the 30th of May.
Chapter 1: The boat leaves for new adventure
Chapter 2: Swimming with skarks to the desert island
Chapter 3: Finding the perfect wave
The ourCASTE Quick Cuts series are a bi-monthly collaborative release from a community of enthusiasts interpreting the things they love through different mediums influenced by the sub-cultures that connect us all.
Visualising a story of places they've been, people they've met and experiences shared together, ourCASTE seek to be a curator of sorts to the youth and an outlet for those weird, left brain ideas to be projected to that otherwise wouldn't necisarily have a home for. The end goal aiming to be a series entirely created by contributors.
Check out the website to see a bit more what they're about.