People Who Surf: Ty Williams, Artist, 32

People Who Surf: Ty Williams

Standing on top of a full-size cargo van, artist Ty Williams wobbles as his father passes him an unwieldy metal ladder from the second story porch of Williams’ tall and narrow St. Augustine, FL home. After I call out, “How’s it g[...]

The Doherty Report: Bells, The Musical

The Doherty Report: Bells, The Musical

With the pudgy, clammy fingers of our favorite North Korean dictator presently hovering over a large red button, we contemplated, heading to the Democratic Republic of Bells Beach, that short of a global calamity of this order, nothing[...]

The Doherty Report: The Living Angus

The Doherty Report: The Living Angus

On opening morning, Hells Bells didn’t play. An executive decision, apparently. This most traditional of surfing events dictates – as written on a centuries-old parchment made of human skin – that the first heat of each day start[...]