Volcom Presents "True To This" Premiere in Raleigh, NC
Vertical Urge • 7407 Six Forks Rd., Raleigh, NC 27615March 21, 2014
We have SURVIVED Burgerama day one! With tons to do and lots of bands to see there was never a dull moment. Though the heat was insane, it didn't stop anyone from having a good time. Every single band CRUSHED it leaving everyone satisfied yet wanting more;) DIY tents were set up all around to make your own buttons & color your own t-shirts! Keeping people entertained is what we do! ;) The fashion scene was awesome of course! A sea of multi colored hair, creepers, high waisted jeans, floral prints & sunnies. It was certainly one of the most colorful events we've been to in a while! There were so many great bands performing that we just couldn't choose ONE favorite! Every single female band blew us away with their talent and on stage presence. Dare we say they were better than the boys? We think so... shhh ;) La Luz was first on our radar and they did NOT disappoint! In fact, they completely set the tone for the rest of the day. They left us in awe & wanting more so luckily we got a chance to chat with them after their performance. Stay tuned for our exclusive interview with them! Bleached was hilarious and won over the crowd with their generosity and humor. Here's a snap of her giving away one of their records to a loyal fan. Luckily at the Bleached show we spotted our favorite one girl band, Colleen Green! She really is one of the coolest cats around and so generously gave us a few minutes of her time to speak with us! Known as the prettier face of grunge, Clementine Creevy from Cherry Glazerr wooed us with her strong yet graceful voice. We spotted this blue haired babe in the crowd from a mile away! Soko the sexy French singer/actress had a lot of wise things to say about the music business and gave us some insight on her latest projects! Soko we love you! Floral crowns + Guitars + Babes = HINDS Overall, day one was a huge success and we can't wait to see what's in store for us today! Stay tuned... xx
Posted on 03/29/15
It was quite a showing for Day 1 of Burgerama 4 at the Observatory in Santa Ana! Burgerama lovers from all ages showed up beginning at noon to kick off the tunes with bands like No Parents, Together Pangea, and Mystic Braves. Crowds came early to the Volcom booth to get free special-edition Volcom x Burgerama 4 pins and customized tees before hitting one of the stages to see their favorite musicians at the outside Rama stage or the inside Observatory or Constellation Room stages. The music continued throughout the day and into the night with La Luz, Broncho, Cosmonauts, Jeff the Brotherhood, Tomorrows Tulips, Bleached, Bass Drum of Death, Tijuana Panthers, Cherry Glazerr, Black Angels, Roky Erickson, Beach Fossils, FIDLAR, Summer Twins, White Fang, Weezer, and many, many more! Cosmonauts Day 2 of Burgerama 4 begins at 12pm today and has another epic lineup of bands. Cruise by the Volcom booth for free Volcom x Burgerama 4 pins and customized tees! You can also pick up some new music from Burger Records! See you there! DAY 1 PHOTOS Burgeramians at the Volcom booth making customized tees! Burgerama Girls Jeff the Brotherhood Jeff the Brotherhood Jeff the Brotherhood Jeff the Brotherhood Jeff the Brotherhood Cosmonauts Cosmonauts Tijuana Panthers Curves & La Luz Curves & La Luz Curves & La Luz Stoked! Ladies Weezer Weezer Weezer Weezer Group Hang FIDLAR FIDLAR FIDLAR FIDLAR FIDLAR Volcom heavy hitters were all apart of the Burgerama action from Day 1 Burger Records & Volcom Entertainment Tomorrows Tulips Tomorrows Tulips Ford from Tomorrows Tulips, and friend. Beach Fossils Beach Fossils Volcom booth fun! Cherry Glazerr Cherry Glazerr Cherry Glazer Volcom Skate had to get a piece of the Burgerama action. Roky Erickson Gang of Four Gang of Four Gang of Four Burger Records Photo credits to: Gary Copeland, Ryan Immegart, Daniel Cabral, Chase Newsom, Hope Lane
Posted on 03/29/15
There are few things more satisfying in life than knowing you’re on a roll. Surfer Magazine caught up with Dusty Payne at the Volcom house on the North Shore. Watch the interview on Surfer Magazine HERE. Perched on his third-floor balcony, watching the waves at Pipeline, he grinned through a thick, vaguely Amish-looking beard. He admitted that it probably wasn’t his best look, but he didn’t dare shave it off, not after it accompanied him to the podium at both Haleiwa and Sunset. He surprised the surf world by coming out of the deepest recesses of the ‘QS to qualify for this year’s World Tour, and is now back in action with a 13th place finish at Snapper, looking forward to Bells. To chalk up his resurgence as a lucky streak, though, would be wrong. Payne has changed more than just his grooming standards over the last year. Read the full Dusty Payne interview in the April Issue of SURFER.
Posted on 03/28/15
This weekend at Mammoth Mountain, we will celebrate the life of Jeff Anderson. In its third year, the JLA Banked Slalom will attract friends from far and wide to remember one of snowboarding’s fallen comrades. It was in 2003 that Anderson left this dimension to explore the afterlife and though he may be gone, he is anything but forgotten. Read Snowboard Magazine's tribute to the legacy of Jeff Anderson HERE.
Posted on 03/27/15
For this episode, Pat was busy with prior obligations in Jackson. In his absence, he turned the controls over to Jake Welch who joined up with John Jackson for a trip to Europe. This year is Jackson’s first season back after two winters sidelined by injuries. Definitely a redemption year for the former award-winning, standard-setting freestyle powerhouse. John shares thoughts on his mental & physical recovery as he and Jake hunt for powder in Switzerland with Kurt Heine, one of snowboarding’s most experienced filmmakers. John J. is hyped to be back on snow and feeling strong so the crew turns lemons into lemonade and laugh their way through tough snow conditions as John bags his first airtime in years. Watch previous episodes of Pat Moore's Blueprint 2 here. ABOUT BLUEPRINT Pat Moore is well known for being a snowboarding beast when it comes to back-country and urban terrain. We get an inside look at Pat's life as he travels in search of new terrain for his latest film and is joined by some of his biggest snowboarding influences and closest friends along the way.
Posted on 03/25/15
She waits for no one, wandering the desert freely with nothing but the sun, the moon & the music. She’s wild & brave, ready for whatever comes her way. She’s a Volcom Babe. Peep the latest Summer 2015 Collection from Volcom Women's. So Serious Dress Dawn Dreamer 1 Piece Stoned Shortall Raise Hell Basic Tee || Stoned Rolled Shorts Native Tracks Underwire Top || Native Tracks High Waist Bottoms New Addiction Bra || Summer Nights Fedora || Glam Slam Long Sleeve Shirt Jacket
Posted on 03/24/15