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February 14th, 2014 | By | 101 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…)

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February 13th, 2014 | By | 94 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 | 10 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…)

February 5th, 2014 | By | 10 Comments

Who Wore It? Volcom Mod Boardshort Team Volcom Tackles the North Shore in the Official Pipe ProTrunks

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The Volcom Pipe Pro Debuted their latest pair of performance boardshorts at the Volcom Pipe Pro. The Volcom Team Warriors test the stretchy shorts in the massive North Shore shootout.

Who Wore It: Mitch Coleborn (above)
The giant killer shows his softer side along his pepto colored whip in the Red Stoney Mod (more…)