Volcom’s True to This Premiere
Volcom’s True To This premiere this weekend at their headquarters in Costa Mesa was massive. Everyone was there including Nate Tyler, Ben Raemers, Terje, Wooly, Curtis Ciszek, Arto and Pat Moore. If you missed out on the festivities, check out the premiere schedule here.
Jack Coleman’s Latest Premieres: Groove Move
Groove Move celebrates experimental board riders. M A R C H 21, 2 0 1 4 . Jack Coleman‘s nameless direction underground. Shot in: Australia, Hawaii, New Zealand, Mexico & California and featuring surfers Ari Browne, Justin Adams, Rangi Ormond, Derek Hynd, David Rastovich, Alex Knost, Joel Tudor, Robin Kegel, Ozzie Wright, Rob Machado, Ryan Burch,…
Getting Down With The Women Of Warpaint
Warpaint is a band from Los Angeles, California that you really should be listening to right about now. This all-female foursome plays music that meshes darkness with light
World News: Pray for Ukraine!
Ukraine is experiencing the toughest times ever. What’s going on there equals a nightmare. We’ve had the privilege to talk to one of the guys who are currently living in Kiev, Ukraine and are experiencing this in their own skin. As we were beginning to think that things were finally getting better, Putin fucked us,…
Legacy: Director Alain Resnais
Alain Resnais has just passed away. Since the ’40s, the French New Wave director (in the same class as Godard and Truffaut) engaged in exploring confused memory, imagination and troubled pasts, as well as controversial political and historical events like the Holocaust (in Night and Fog) and the Algerian War (in Muriel). I prefer to…
ESCAPE FROM BIGFOOT COUNTRY II
Cascadia’s Bigfoot Country had treated our traveler Trevor Gordon to nothing but fun waves and pleasurable camping experiences. That, however, was before a close encounter with none other than the mythical Bigfoot himself. Thus, Trevor thought it wise to head back home to Carpinteria, California. But before he left, he availed himself of some deserted…
Art Talk: Dmote
On the exhibition front, it’s sure been a while between drinks for Dmote. The graffiti artist talks to curator Matt Rabbidge about breaking the drought.
Peter Beste Book Signing in LA
Peter Beste will be signing books at HVW8 Gallery from 2 – 4pm this Saturday. There will copies of Houston Rap and his first book, True Norwegian Black Metal available for purchase.
Petra Collins: ‘Discharge’ in NYC
Remember American Apparel’s menstruation/masturbation vagina t-shirt? The 21-year-old who designed it, Petra Collins, is having her first show tonight in NYC at Capricious 88.
Ten Things I Hate with Gordon Holden
I simply asked Gordon for ten things that he hates. Being the artist that he is, he way over-explained himself and got all philosophical and managed to talk about himself too a whole bunch in the process.
Mahalo very much
To call photographer Craig Parry enthusiastic is an understatement. I’m certain the guy has enough serotonin to power 2 fully grown men, 1 female in her mid 20′s and 1 midget (little person). Craig just returned from a Hawaiian adventure to shooting a photo journal for Corona Extra. He had every angle covered – from the…
Issue 42 Launch Party – Presented by Corona Extra
Trim your pubes and get your pickup lines ready. Monster Children and Corona Extra are taking over Rainbow Beach SLSC next Friday,7th during the Quiksilver Pro for one massive party to launch Issue 42! As always, the good people at Corona will keep your whistle wet. The Tequila Twins will be setting the vibe at sunset,…
MUSIC VIDEO OF THE DAY: KEVIN MORBY ‘HARLEM RIVER’
This is not fresh and not out of package. So what ? There is so much stuff going on that you can’t really catch up with all that. And sometimes it’s more exciting to find something late. It’s still there. Anyways if you are in the right mood this is gonna loop in your head…
Tattoo Day at Bryan Ray Turcotte’s
We hung with punk rock collector Bryan Ray Turcotte at his Beta Petrol office in LA for Tattoo Day.
John Dwyer (of Thee Oh Sees) on Henry Rollins radio show
John Dwyer of Thee Oh Sees was on Henry Rollins radio show the other evening to promote his new album Hubba Bubba under the name Damaged Bug. His playlist is really neato. You can listen to the whole show on KCRW here PLAYLIST THAT INSPIRED HUBBA BUBBA: 01. Hans Edler – Jag Sökte Efter Kärlek…
Nothing Stops Detroit
A short film I shot out in Detroit, Michigan with Californian street artist, Evan Rossell in late June 2013. – Riley
There were people, watching people, viewing paintings, inspired by people watching. James Ettelson’s exhibition on the subject launched on Wednesday at Arthouse Gallery, Sydney. The Kirin Cider was flowing, beats filled the room and potential subjects spilled out onto the sidewalk. Don’t worry if you missed it, James’ work is on display until 22 March….
‘Loose But In Time’ series teaser
Right here, we have a tasty little teaser for the upcoming three part series documenting the Damaged Goods Zine x Corona NZ ‘Loose But In Time’ project. The series features the likes of Asher Pacey, Ellis Ericson, Troy Elmore, Jason Salisbury, Die! Die! Die!, Major Toms and a whole bunch of other characters Part one will go live…
DC Europe – Madars Council Colourway
“This colourway is really good for the sauna . . . it is also really good to go swim with this shoe.” Now I’m not the biggest Droors fan, but here’s another reason why Madars Apse is the best.