Archive for the ‘EVENTS’ Category

July 15th, 2013 | By | 45 Comments

Photo Tip | Follow the Light Edition -Trevor Moran

Jamie Moran;

Trevor’s Photo Tip: Light it up.  The East Coast has the brownest and murkiest water of anywhere I’ve ever seen.  Even with bright sunshine, the barrels here become so dark its difficult to get any sort of proper exposure or contrast.  Using a flash to fill the dark cave allows for a balanced exposure to match the ambient light outside of the barrel, giving the photo much more contrast and pop while still being subtle with the flash.  The most important part of shooting with a flash is practice and patience. (more…)

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July 12th, 2013 | By | 547 Comments

This Band Doesn’t Suck | The Growlers

The Growlers Sound…According to Alex Knost
“They have experimented with recording techniques that have the ability to “bend sound” in ways only drugs can. By now this “bent sound” has been perfected in their live act that some onlookers call “groovy” and or “sick”. The groovy unexcelled value in Lo fidelity sound is their stock and trade. They are the result of a combination of skilled modern engineering techniques and the very finest outdated recording and amplified equipment.”

Formed in: A garage in Dana Point in 2006…like any good band, duh.

Genre: Beach Goth, a combination of Garage rock, psychedelic rock

Members:
Brooks Nielson -Vocals
Scott Montoya -Drums
Matt Taylor -Lead guitar, vocals
Anthony Perry- Bass
Kyle Straka -Rhythm guitar and keyboard

Next Big Show: Outside Lands

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Get styled out for the next Growlers Show with grunge approved goods from the Billabong Garage Collection, and Brixton.

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July 9th, 2013 | By | 880 Comments

Festival Wishlist Vol. 1 | Tomorrowland SWELL Summer Intern Jodie Picks the Best in Festivals Around the World

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Put this as number one on your festival bucket list -July 26-28 2013!  (more…)

July 5th, 2013 | By | 299 Comments

Wish You Were Here | SWELL 4th of July

Kylie: Women’s Stylist -On a boat in Newport
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Morgan: Gear Buyer -Slip ‘n’ Sliding around Laguna

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