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HEIDI MERRICK: DAUGHTER OF RENOWNED BOARD SHAPER, AL MERRICK, CREATES SUCCESS OF HER OWN THROUGH FASHION AND DESIGN

By: Victoria Clark and Valerie McPhail Photos: Pura Soul Photography and Katie Durko Whether or not you are familiar with the surf industry, chances are that you’ve still heard, or at least seen, the last name Merrick mentioned or written somewhere – as it is the … Continue reading

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MAY 2017 SURF COLLECTIVE PLAYLIST: FEATURING MICHAEL CHRISTMAS, MAGGIE ROGERS, BUENA VISTA SOCIAL CLUB, AND MANY MORE

1. Bayonne – Fallss 2. Day Wave – Promises 3. Jaymes Young – Stoned On You 4. RAC, Rostam – This Song 5. Buena Vista Social Club – Chan Chan 6. Maggie Rogers – On + Off 7. Future Islands, Debbie Harry – Shadows 8. Beast Coast – Be Yourself 9. U2 – Last Night On … Continue reading

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THE BEST OF THE BEST HAWAIIAN TEES TO GET YOU READY FOR SUMMER

By: Victoria Clark With the weather warming up, the days getting longer, and summer being just around the corner, it’s time to pull out the quintessential summer shirt – the Hawaiian. With style icons like Tom Cruise, Tom Selleck, and Christian Slater in the pack, we’ve … Continue reading

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APRIL 2017 SURF COLLECTIVE PLAYLIST: FEATURING ALT-J, COLOURING, MIDDLE KIDS, AND MANY MORE

1. Yumi Zouma – Keep It Close To Me – Cyril Hahn Remix 2. Retro Culture –  Weekend 3. Mac Miller, Anderson .Paak – Dang! (feat. Anderson .Paak) 4. Poolside – Everything Goes 5. alt-J – 3WW 6. Jamiroquai, Fred Falke – Cloud 9 7 . Fink – Looking Too Closely 8. Roosevelt … Continue reading

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RIVAY’S APOCALYPSE NOW INSPIRED SS17 COLLECTION IS JUST AS AWESOME AS YOU WOULD THINK

By: Victoria Clark Menswear brand Rivay does it again with their newest collection. Inspired by Francis Ford Coppola’s famed movie, Apocalypse Now, Rivay’s Jon Ruti explains how and why he drew so many elements and ideas from the film. From the colorways … Continue reading

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MARCH 2017 SURF COLLECTIVE PLAYLIST: FEATURING MAJOR LAZER, GLASSIO, LORDE, AND MANY MORE

1. SAINt JHN – Reflex 2. Big Sean, Jeremih – Light 3. Kygo, Selena Gomez – It Ain’t Me 4. Animal Collective – Kinda Bonkers 5. Dent May – Face Down In The Gutter Of Your Love 6. Cold War … Continue reading

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JANUARY 2017 SURF COLLECTIVE PLAYLIST: FEATURING ARCADE FIRE, LIV, CRYSTAL FIGHTERS, AND MANY MORE

1. Andrew McMahon – So Close 2. Pure Bathing Culture – Pray For Rain 3. Still Corners – Horses at Night 4. Vesuvio Solo – Flakes 5. The Heydaze – Hurt Like Hell 6. Spoon – Hot Thoughts 7. The xx – I Dare You 8. Flagship – Mexican Jackpot 9. Kings of Leon – Back Down … Continue reading

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JANUARY 2017 SURF COLLECTIVE PLAYLIST: FEATURING CHANCE THE RAPPER, THE XX, THE SUGARCUBES, AND MANY MORE

  1. TOKiMONSTA – Steal My Attention 2. Shelby Lynne – She Knows Where She Goes 3. Dillon Francis – Anywhere 4. Martin Solveig – Places 5. Black Marble – Frisk 6. Yumi Zouma – Barricade 7. Julio Bashmore – Holding On … Continue reading

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DECEMBER 2016 SURF COLLECTIVE PLAYLIST: FEATURING JIM JAMES, NICK MURPHY, A TRIBE CALLED QUEST, AND MANY MORE

1. Here In Spirit – Jim James 2. Bounce Back – Big Sean 3. How?? – The Flaming Lips 4. On Hold – The xx 5. Distant Shores – Porcelain Raft 6. In the Wild – Haarm 7. Another Chance … Continue reading

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NOVEMBER 2016 SURF COLLECTIVE PLAYLIST: FEATURING KID FREUD, FLOCK OF DIMES, KINGS OF LEON, AND MANY MORE

1. Muizenberg – John Wizards 2. My Only Swerving – El Ten Eleven 3. Weightless – Waylayers 4. Watch Me – Labi Siffre 5. On and On – Mackintosh Braun 6. Seconds – Ghost Loft 7. Floating There – Concorde … Continue reading

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OCTOBER 2016 SURF COLLECTIVE PLAYLIST: FEATURING FRANK OCEAN, BIG GIGANTIC, STRFKR, AND MANY MORE

1. Arrows – Love Thy Brother Remix – Mas Ysa 2. An Echo In – The Sea and Cake 3. American Eyes – Promises Ltd. 4. LUV – Tory Lanez 5. Kite – Nick Heyward 6. All of Me – … Continue reading

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AUGUST 2016 SURF COLLECTIVE PLAYLIST: FEATURING DINOSAUR JR., SAMPHA, GLASS ANIMALS, AND MANY MORE

1. Heartbreaks + Setbacks – Thundercat 2. She Came Along – Sharam 3. Burn It Down – Fitz and the Tantrums 4. Gold – Kiiara 5. Friends – Francis and the Lights (ft. Bon Iver) 6. Fever – Roosevelt 7. Feel The Pain – Dinsoaur Jr. 8. OBLIVIUS – The Strokes 9. Flame – Sundara Karma 10. The Numbers – Radiohead … Continue reading

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JULY 2016 SURF COLLECTIVE PLAYLIST: FEATURING DRAKE, BØRNS, THE CURE, AND MANY MORE

1. Too Good – Drake, Rihanna 2. Feel So Close – Nelly Furtado 3. I Love You Always Forever – Betty Who 4. Pieces – Andrew Belle 5. S.A.Y – Compact Grey 6. Dreams – Taken By Trees 7. Just Like Heaven – The Cure 8. Fools Gold – Dagny, BØRNS 9. Summer Sun – Few Bits … Continue reading

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JUNE 2016 SURF COLLECTIVE PLAYLIST: FEATURING RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS, FLUME, 2PAC, AND MANY MORE

1. Fader – Temper Trap 2. Kanye – Bogan Via 3. Jump In the Pool – Friendly Fires 4. Second Summer – Yacht (RAC remix) 5. Girl, Forever – Satin Jackets 6. Dark Necessities – RHCP 7. Something To Believe … Continue reading

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MAY 2016 SURF COLLECTIVE PLAYLIST: FEATURING PETER BJORN AND JOHN, PRYDA, STILL PARADE, AND MORE

  1. One Dance – Drake 2. Hammock – Millionyoung 3. Coastal Cat – Tez Cadey 4. Water Water – Humans 5. HandClap – Fitz and the Tantrums 6. Bedbugs – The Limousines 7. Not My Day – Keith James … Continue reading

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APRIL 2016 SURF COLLECTIVE PLAYLIST: FEATURING CROSBY STILLS & NASH, ZARA LARSSON, ALVVAYS, AND MORE

1. Aloha – Mome, Merryn Jeann 2. Archie, Marry Me – Alvvays 3. Animals – Du Tonc 4. Belong – Tender 5. Automatic – ZHU, AlunaGeorge 6. Beautiful Criminal – The Big Pink 7. Daffodil Days – Oscar 8. Circadian … Continue reading

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MARCH 2016 PLAYLIST: FEATURING DONOVAN, CURTIS MAYFIELD, GRAND NATIONAL, AND MORE

For this month’s playlist our friends Mike and Lara Townsend, founders of Threads and Fins in LA, curate a playlist that hits on just what we needed as we bounce around the next few weeks fighting off our wanderlust.   … Continue reading

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NEW MUSIC: LOS ANGELES-BASED BAND WILDCAT! WILDCAT! RELEASES NEWEST SINGLE ‘STRAIGHT TO THE TOP’… LISTEN HERE!

WILDCAT! WILDCAT!’S NEWEST SINGLE: ‘STRAIGHT TO THE TOP’ As you may (or may not know) we did a story on one of our favorite up-and-coming bands, Wildcat! Wildcat!, a little while back (which can be found HERE.) And now, almost a year … Continue reading

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BACK AT IT: THE ICONIC SURF-LOVING BEACH BABE CAROLYN MURPHY STUNS AGAIN AS THE FACE OF OSCAR DE LA RENTA’S SS16 CAMPAIGN

Photographed by David Sims and creative direction led by the renowned Peter Copping, Carolyn Murphy has left us once again speechless as the face of Oscar de la Renta’s SS16 campaign. Set at the historic Hispanic Society of America, the legacy of the … Continue reading

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FEBRUARY 2016 PLAYLIST: FEATURING EIGHTY4 FLY, DAY WAVE, DAVID BOWIE, AND MORE

REST IN PEACE MR. BOWIE. THIS ONE IS FOR YOU…   1. Eighty4 Fly – Kush High 2. Bayonne – Spectrolite 3. Rivver – Am I Ok (ft. Milk and Bone) 4. Amtrac – Darkest Sound 5. Rufus Du Sol … Continue reading

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JANUARY 2016 PLAYLIST: FEATURING ERYKAH BADU, BEHAVIORS, YO GOTTI, AND MORE

  1. Miike Snow – Genghis Khan 2. Behaviors – Don’t Fight It 3. Gucci Mane – Lemonade 4. Night Drive – Drones 5. Dim Sum – High Love 6. George Clinton – It Makes the Babies Want to Cry 7. Yo Gotti – Down in the DM 8. Masha – Werewolves of London 9. … Continue reading

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10 INDIE MUSIC LABELS YOU SHOULD KNOW

By: Victoria Clark TAKE NOTE OF THESE INDIE MUSIC LABELS THAT REPRESENT SOME OF YOUR FAVORITE BANDS: Glassnote Records Current artists include: CHVRCHES, Flight Facilities, Childish Gambino, and Panama Wedding   Barsuk Records Current artists include: Phantogram, Nada Surf, Death Cab … Continue reading

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DECEMBER 2015 PLAYLIST: FEATURING BASECAMP, ODESZA, LED ZEPPELIN AND MORE

    1. Basecamp – Comfort Zone 2. RAC, Speak – One House 3. Brett – Street Cleaning 4. Still Parade – Concrete Vision 5. Pete Yorn – Summer Was A Day 6. World Champion – Shakes 7. Big Data, … Continue reading

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NOVEMBER 2015 PLAYLIST: FEATURING GEMS, BRONSKI BEAT, SIGALA, AND MORE

    1. Tobtok – Savanna (Caesar Remix) 2. The Knocks, Matthew Koma – I Wish (My Taylor Swift) 3. Negative Gemini – You Never Knew 4. GEMS – w/o u 5. Secret Weapons – Something New 6. Laidback Luke, … Continue reading

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OCTOBER 2015 PLAYLIST: FEATURING RYAN ADAMS, BEAT CONNECTION, DRAKE, AND MORE

    1. Small Black – Boys Life 2. Rationale – Fuel to the Fire 3. Leo Kalyan – Get Your Love 4. Telekinesis – Sleep In 5. Ryan Adams – Shake It Off 6. Trails and Ways – Sure … Continue reading

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SEPTEMBER 2015 PLAYLIST: FEATURING DEJ LOAF, SMALL BLACK, THE WEEKND, AND MORE

  1. Baio – Endless Rhythm 2. Houndmouth – Sedona 3. New Politics – 15 Dreams 4. Years & Years – Desire – Gryffin Remix 5. With You – Ghost (feat. Vince Staples) 6. Chet Faker – 1998 7. Dej Loaf – We Be On It … Continue reading

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YOUR ESSENTIAL BASTILLE DAY PLAYLIST: FEATURING FAVORITE FRENCH MUSICIANS FROM PHOENIX TO DAFT PUNK AND EDITH PIAF TO M83

1. Daft Punk – Get Lucky 2. Phoenix – Too Young 3. Sebastien Tellier – L’amour naissant 4. Justice – D.A.N.C.E 5. M83 – Midnight City 6. Fred Falke – 808pm At the Beach 7. Nouvelle Vague – I Melt With … Continue reading

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JULY 2015 PLAYLIST: FEATURING MIAMI HORROR, JAMIE XX, D.R.A.M., AND MORE

1. MS MR – Painted 2. Bee’s Knees – Rumored to Be Real 3. Misun – After Me 4. Class Actress – Journal of Ardency 5. Miami Horror – Colours In the Sky 6. Tear Council – My Car 7. … Continue reading

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YOUR ULTIMATE SUMMER PLAYLIST, FEATURING FETTY WAP, PENGUIN PRISON, ASTR, AND MORE

  1. New Radicals – Mother We Just Can’t Get Enough 2. Penguin Prison – Show Me The Way 3. Honne – Didn’t I 4. LEISURE – Got It Bad 5. Fetty Wap, Gucci Mane – Trap Queen 6. Spoon … Continue reading

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BRETT, THE DC-BORN BAND THAT IS MAKING MAJOR SOUND-WAVES

By: Victoria Marie Clark When you think of Washington D.C., music isn’t likely to be the first thing that comes to mind, but after hearing the band Brett, that might all change. Dressing up lyrics that take you on a … Continue reading

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ESSENTIAL BEACHWEAR DESIGNED TO TAKE YOU INTO THE SUMMER SEASON WITH STYLE

With pools opening and “summer Fridays” beginning, Memorial Day is often marked as the unofficial kick-off weekend to the summer season. And as we gladly bid farewell to the bitter cold winter behind us, this Memorial Day weekend will be especially exciting, … Continue reading

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YOUR ULTIMATE SPRING PLAYLIST, FEATURING FMLYBND, BIG SEAN, HANDSOME GHOST, AND MORE

Shyne – Bonnie & Shyne Jean Tonique – Guest Major Lazer, MO, DJ Snake – Lean On Handsome Ghost – Steps LA Priest – Oino Big Sean – I Know Larytta – Osama Obama Krono, Linying – Run Blur – … Continue reading