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Film Review: One California Day

A Collection of Stories about the California Surfing Experience By Jason Baffa & Mark Jeremias This is a beautifully filmed, super well-edited journey in time and space...

Film Review: One California Day
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Book Review: Sweeney

By David Robinson (Loom Press) Here’s a intriguing novel consisting of the oral history, surviving poems, and lots of local lore about a notorious character and...

Book Review: Sweeney
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Film Review: Shaping A Life

A Film by Denise Galvao If good things come in small packages, Gary Linden is the ultimate Jack-in-the-box! Inspired, resourceful, persevering, and – yes – fun-loving,...

Film Review: Shaping A Life
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Book Review: Paraffin Chronicles

A Surfer’s Journey, 1960-1971 By Herb Torrens I love the title of this book – puts me right into the proper space-time coordinates. And what a fresh,...

Book Review: Paraffin Chronicles
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Book Review: Surfboards

By Guy Motil (Falcon Guides) A stunning work devoted as much to the great photography of Guy Motil as to its revered subject: the surfboard and...

Book Review: Surfboards
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Music Review: Hello

By Tristan Prettyman (Virgin) Softly but assertively insouciant, there’s something about Tristan Prettyman’s voice and presence that worms its way into my heart – perszonal and...

Music Review: Hello
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Film Review: Mixed Tape

The Bobby Martinez Paean, directed by Pete Santa Maria Pete Santa Maria has put together a very clean and straight-forward homage to young gun Bobby Martinez,...

Film Review: Mixed Tape
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Film Review: Antics

By Gary Irving (Back 40 Productions) This 45-minute film starts with a hungover ratty-ass dude waking up and taking a whiz on the beach, and his...

Film Review: Antics
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Film Review: Globe WCT Fiji 2006

http://www.globefiji.com/ Slater’s legs buckled in Tahiti, and the next stop on the 2006 pro tour was Tavarua Island – an innocuous speck of a Fijian island...

Film Review: Globe WCT Fiji 2006
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Film Review: Flow

The True Story of a Surfing Revolution Thirty Four Films Here on Earth, there are definite focal points in the time-space continuum, places where roads cross and...

Film Review: Flow
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Finisterre’s new and improved Etobicoke is back

Last year Finisterre launched the Etobicoke, their first ever ribbed synthetic insulation piece. Made from recycled polyester with a light and warm fill, it was...

Finisterre’s new and improved Etobicoke is back
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Film review: A Jack McCoy Sextet

Free As A Dog Occy: The Occumentary The Jack McCoy Collection (Bunyip Dreaming, Green Iguana, Sons of Fun, Sikjoy) Well, if you want to have fun – just...

Film review: A Jack McCoy Sextet
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Film Review: Out There

By Teton Gravity Research The North Shore, Trestles, Chile, El Salvador, Galapagos, Tahiti … what do all these places have in common? It’s the accelerating convergence...

Film Review: Out There
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Film and Book Review: Between The Lines

By Ponder, Scott Bass & Troy Page (film & book) Extraordinary, compassionate, and compelling documentary on the subject of surfing during the Vietnam war years, told through...

Film and Book Review: Between The Lines
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Music Review: Lifeline

Ben Harper & The Innocent Criminals [Virgin Records US] Waiflike tones slide into your consciousness … the same old words drift across your screen of meaning …...

Music Review: Lifeline
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Film Review: Zen and Zero

A film by Michael Gunthor and Philipp Manderla (Liquid Frame Films) “We are like sailors who unable to dismantle their ship in the safety of a...

Film Review: Zen and Zero
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Film Review: Thread

A film by Patrick Trefz Eclectic, idiosyncratic, artsy, oddball and weirdly core, Thread is the DVD with all those tiny pics all over the cover …...

Film Review: Thread
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Film Review: Musica Surfica

By Mick Sowry One minute we’re watching a handful of Australia’s most talented classical string players going off in a musty old Cheese Factory on quiet,...

Film Review: Musica Surfica
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Return to the King

Notes from an annual pilgrimage to King Island, south of southern Australia By Sean Davey Second Homecoming I’ve been flying back to this rustic little island for 16...

Return to the King
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Eco Tide Clocks

ashortwalk are hoping its new range of eco tide clocks will enable anyone to enjoy the ocean without it quite literally costing the earth. ashortwalk, best...

Eco Tide Clocks