At first look, to say the Pipe Masters was the best event this year would be a dodgy call. The event ran the first early rounds in huge, wild pipeline. And just a few heats after Jordy Smith separated his shoulder, the event was called off. With the event now set aside for the day, Pipeline turned a full 180, producing the best waves seen all year for the rest of the day, but the ASP still did not call the event back on. (more…)Thank you for visiting the Swell blog. Visit us on www.facebook.com/swell for more exclusive fan offers, giveaways and more.
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Life at Banzai | Medina, Wilson Crowned at Pipemasters Dane Grady Captures Crowning Moments of the 2014 Billabong Pipemasters
Meet the frightening faces behind SWELL, going all out on Halloween to claim rights to the creepiest character in the company. it only took a few cans of colorado spring water to start the photo-bombing. See who too the title
(l-r) Customer Care Dave -aka Tommy Chong, Mens Buyer Ollie- your friendly In & Out clerk had some questionable menu items, Kristen the Genie of Womens Marketing, Dana SWELL’s almost famous asst Womens Buyer, Dave aka Osama Bin Eatenbyashark Spangler (more…)
This isn’t your average pop-party mix, nor is SWELL’s music guru BIlly average by any measure. He left the ghost of Michael Jackson at Neverland Ranch, and opted for rocking psycho-garage-grunge that might enlighten your punk palate. From local boys like Ty Segall and the Growlers, to Sabath and Suicide. Ejoi and keep it creepy
Banjo playin’ cowboys on a farm in the South; that’s the image that came to mind when I first thought of Bluegrass music. Boy, was I pleasantly surprised… This past weekend I was able to enjoy an experience that has forever evolved my understanding of this rising genre of music; The Bluegrass Situation. (more…)