172 – Grit! Chas Smith, June 29, 2017

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David and Chas answer listener inquiries, review the worst boardshorts on the market, critique Albee Layer’s musical tastes and intellect, analyze hipsters’ contributions to surfing, and then the boys seek barrel. Enjoy!

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ALADDIN SURF MAG

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THE WORST!!! – BOARDSHORT REVIEW

Entry #1: Broactive’s Bro Raptor, designed for boardbuilders, plagiarizing Hurley.

Entry #2: Lululemon, with new spokesmodel, and legitimate Pipeline charger, Evan Valiere Lululemon Boardshorts Evan Valiere for Lululemon

FILM REVIEW: TIN OJEDA’S “FREE JAZZ VEIN”

Listen to the pod if you want the review Free Jazz Vein from Tv Dinner Motion Pictures on Vimeo.

ALBEE LAYER’S “BLACK WAVE”

Albee is, undeniably, contributing more groundbreaking surfing to the world than nearly any other surfer . . . . buuuuuuuuuuuttttttttt . . . why oh why would he use this song? Leave your comments below.

IS TYLER ALLEN THE BEST THING IN SURFING RIGHT NOW?

 

Da real!! @adrianodesouza @wsl @coconut_willie music by my favorite surfer Gabe Boucher @ocsabat_ A post shared by Tyler Allen (@tylerallenvo) on

Trump walks us through his wave from the other day

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DEFEND YOUR CLIP

Michael Ho’s below sea-level Backdoor barrel. Go to the 5:30 mark.

LICENSE TO CHILL | ROCKY POINT from LICENSE TO CHILL on Vimeo.

2 thoughts on “172 – Grit! Chas Smith, June 29, 2017

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  2. frank

    Please get Chas to hook up an Eddie Rothman in-depth interview!! It would be all time. Thanks for all the entertaining podcasts.

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