EP19. Curl aka Darren Marks – the man behind Aloha Barry

EP19. Curl aka Darren Marks – the man behind Aloha Barry

LIFE INSIDE THE CURL Sit back and enjoy our chat with resident Smorgasboarder artist and creator of the Aloha Barry cartoon, Darren Marks, the man otherwise known as Curl, about the inspiration behind his work and why to this day he remains such a crap surfer. Please...
EP16. Jye Gudenswager of Gen4 Surfboards

EP16. Jye Gudenswager of Gen4 Surfboards

Jye Gudenswager is the fourth generation of his family to be a pioneer in surfboard design – hence the business name Gen4 Surfboards. The tradition began with Jye’s great grandfather Frank Adler who built some of the first plywood surfboards know as ‘toothpicks’...
EP15. Rooster Brand’s Gregg Weber

EP15. Rooster Brand’s Gregg Weber

HERE COME THE ROOSTER! A self-described Hillbilly from Tennessee, The Rooster has worked with legends of the surf industry, surfed against the likes of CJ and Damien Hobgood on the NSSA, partied with Jay Adams in Hawaii and even learned to screen print from none other...
EP14. Thomas Surfboards – Take 2

EP14. Thomas Surfboards – Take 2

Thomas Surfboards are the epitome of the Smorgasboarder spirit Given the popularity of our interview with Thomas Bexon and Jake Bowrey of Thomas Surfboards just prior to Christmas, we thought we would bring your more of our interview with the boys. In part two of our...
EP13. Jed Done – Reinvention of a bush rat

EP13. Jed Done – Reinvention of a bush rat

Far from DONE… Jed once had dreads, went by the name Bushrat and was obsessed with flex. Recently he cut his hair, rebranded his surfboard label and begun crafting all manner of shapes. We find out why.  More information on Jed Done Surfboards. Home delivery...