Journal

The Story of Native Tongue

The Story of Native Tongue
  Watch Now       I remember going to the record store when I was a kid, spending all my bus-boy money on CDs at the end of the week. And the music store was this holy place where everyone was invited. Where differences were celebrated. Where the Beatles tried to sing like Little Richard and Aretha Franklin covered Simon and Garfunkel. And there I was, this kid who didn't fit in really anywhere thinking, “wow, music is a place where everyone belongs"...                         Watch the video above to get...

14th Annual Bro-Am was Incredible

14th Annual Bro-Am was Incredible
BRO-AM WAS INCREDIBLE! This year’s BRO-AM had new meaning for us. In the Fall of last year we announced that we’d be taking an extended break from the road. For the first time in over 20 years we’ve spent more time at home, in San Diego, than on the road. We’ve hunkered down with family, reconnected with our roots, surfed our brains out and the suitcases have stayed largely in the closet. The BRO-AM truly is a celebration of our hometown, San Diego, and we’re speechless yet again at the outpouring of love from not only our hometown but everyone...

14th Annual Bro-Am

14th Annual Bro-Am
  Amigos, it's summertime and you know what that means... The BRO-AM is almost here! It's no secret that the BRO-AM is our favorite day of the year. It's been an incredible honor to watch what started out as a dream 14 years ago grow into what it is today and that's all thanks to YOU! Our excited anticipation of the BRO-AM is always high and 2018's event is extra special as it's one of the few shows we're playing this year! In addition to the BRO-AM surf contest, Rob Machado Bro-Jr. and much anticipated return of the Surf Joust,...

Throwback Series - Legend Of Chin

Throwback Series - Legend Of Chin
  Greetings! This time at home has given us so much gratitude. What an amazing time to pause and reflect on our journey we've been on for the past 10 albums, the past 20 years. Over the next few weeks, we'll be releasing some re-recorded songs, videos, and even some throwback merch. What better place to start than at the beginning? Jon kicks us off with a few thoughts on the first album we ever made, the Legend Of Chin, and our first music video, Chem 6A...                     LEGEND OF CHIN...