We look ahead to Relentless Boardmasters 2011 with Spotify playlist, videos and much more.
The name may be a bit of a mouthful – Relentless Energy Boardmasters in association with Vans festival (or, erm.. REBIAWVF for short) – but it represents just how much it packs in: surf, skate and music all at the sunny (please!) haven of Newquay for three uninterrupted days of goofy-foots, half-pipes and Fatboy Slim. Stoked? Hell yeah!
Sounds sick, but what’s a goofy foot?
Get with the programme Big Kahuna; a goofy foot is when a surfer rides with their left foot as a lead.
Gotcha, what else is there to do? How about the music?
There are so many bands like my dreaded brother Newton Faulkner, acid-rave spacemen Klaxons, hip hop whippet Lethal Bizzle, to name a few. Plus there are loads of south-west-four-sw4-2009 where pro-skaters and surfers can compete for £10,000! And don’t forget the 3 days of chillaxin by the beach. Bodacious!
5 of da bomb at Boardmasters
The Stereo MCs
Bombastic rave survivors of the nineties with rambling hypnotic musings from skeletal shaman, Rob Birch.
Earnest slices of Americana folk, from the criminally overlooked singer songwriter. Support.
The Scratch Perverts
Expect a stomping set from the hip hop collective that allegedly has more members than Chumbawumba.
Epic rantings from the wild eye-browed frontman that is Eddie Argos that make you wanna party like when you were 15.
Still going strong since he left Busted. This is a solo outing for the Fightstar man.
Can I listen to more?
Of course you can, with our Spotify playlist.
That all sounds good to me, but can I still get tickets or have they sailed away?
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