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February 18th, 2014 | By | 840 Comments

SWELL Seen In: MAXIM Magazine Get Tanked by the Tastemakers Who Know What Men Want

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There’s 2 things that Maxim knows best: Skin & Style. Their March mag hand-picks surfing’s top tanks for your spring break shenanigans.  The Maxim trendsters highlighted the explosion of contrast patterned pockets to stow all your Coachella party favors. (more…)

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February 14th, 2014 | By | 597 Comments

Band Interview | SWIMM Billy Bombards Chris Hess with a Slew of Life's Weirdest Questions

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SWELL: What’s yer favorite venue to play and why?

SWIMM:  Well for sentimental purposes let’s just say Detroit Bar. Can’t believe its the end. We honestly have had some of the most fun nights playing music because of that place. It is pretty sad to think this will be the last time we will play there. Damn I just got sad. (more…)

February 13th, 2014 | By | 596 Comments

The Return of Bad Billy’s Billabong's Skate Collection Inspired By Youth in Revolt

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The crossover between surf and skate not only drives  the progressive maneuvers, but the core clothing styles as well. Team Billabong has always led the charge and Occy in particular embodied savage style that inspired the Bad Billys collection.

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February 6th, 2014 | By | 200 Comments

South Bay Surf Series Becker Presents Stop #3 of the Contest Series in Manhattan Beach

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Stop #3 in the South Bay Boardriders Club surf series. Held at 42nd Street in Manhattan Beach, February 18th, 2012.

Becker’s is hosting an incredible pre-contest kick off party on Friday, Feb. 7th beginning at 5pm. This is open to competitors and non-competitors. Stop by for BBQ, tarp surfing, and surf movies. Competitors can pick up their goodie bags and get 25% off VIP discount voucher. BBQ goes from 5-7pm and the surf movie starts at 7:30. (more…)