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By Patrick “Patch” Wilson   |   Mar 28, 2014 March 28, 2014

By Patch Wilson Growing up in Cornwall, in the UK, it’s easy to feel blessed when you’re young. I thought we had the best waves ever, and in some ways it’s true. When you’re a kid, the waves at home are all you really need. But quickly the realization… Read More

Wooden Big-Wave Guns: Two Techniques, Same Objective

Wooden Big-Wave Guns: Two Techniques, Same Objective

By Tony Butt   |   Feb 13, 2014 February 13, 2014

By Nowadays there are a lot of people making wooden surfboards. Environmentally it makes a great deal of sense. Wood is a natural, non-toxic material that is infinitely less harmful to work with than polyester, epoxy, polyethylene or polystyrene, and that can be assimilated back into the environment once… Read More

Weeknights on the Bowery

Weeknights on the Bowery

Dec 9, 2013 December 9, 2013

By October 15 was an idyllic autumn evening in the Northeast, cool and clear at the intersection of Bowery and Bleecker. As the sun set, amps and guitars and drum kits and crates of audio gear rolled through the front doors of the old CBGB gallery, awakening… Read More

Things Unsaid

Things Unsaid

By Belinda Baggs   |   Oct 25, 2013 October 25, 2013

By Belinda Baggs, photos by Adam Kobayashi There are moments when words don’t seem to be enough, when we’re afraid they won’t do justice or that they might even scare the moment away. So instead we stay silent, keeping our thoughts and feelings to ourselves, and just hope that… Read More

Small Waves

Small Waves

By Thorpe Moeckel   |   Aug 27, 2013 August 27, 2013

By Thorpe Moeckel Catching small waves, like catching small trout or raising food on a small scale, involves a spectrum of intricacies. It’s true that you can’t beat the gut-wrenching pleasures of surfing larger, more powerful waves. But we know that. We know all about big, groundswell waves and… Read More

Winter Sun

Winter Sun

By Patrick “Patch” Wilson   |   Jul 11, 2013 July 11, 2013

By Patch Wilson I was lucky enough to spend a few weeks in Sumbawa last winter at Lakey Peak. The waves were really fun and a few days it was solid and pumping. It was my fourth time out there and it’s got to be one of my favourite… Read More

Days of Light – Alaska with the Malloy Bros.

Days of Light – Alaska with the Malloy Bros.

By Christian Beamish   |   Jul 3, 2013 July 3, 2013

By Christian Beamish You know it’s going to stay light until midnight in Alaska. Everyone knows this. But after three days here it still feels unreal and comes with a psychedelic quality of glowing sunsets that last four hours and never completely fade to night. Then there is the… Read More

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