Links for 11/21/20

‘New climate denialism’ is stopping Canada from approaching crisis with WWII-level effort: Seth Klein


 

Tiny Atlantic island takes giant leap towards protecting world’s oceans


 

Surf’s Up! Behind the Scenes of an Exhibition at SFO Museum


 

“All Quiet on the Surfie-Rocker Front” – cinema newsreel from 1963

Clip


 

Nature Boy – Don Reed & Orchestra


 

Abba’s Dancing Queen played on a fairground organ


 

Future Tents: 1959


 

Water Lightning: The Mysterious Polynesian Navigation Method Known as ‘Te Lapa’ – ‘The Flashing’ – The Daily Grail


 

Geeking out on the Astronauts!


 

The Doors Light My Fire at ‘Malibu U’ 1967


 

From Our Nånas For Our Nenis | EP. 1| Finding Our Why


 

1900 – Biarritz Tourisme à la plage (Remastered 4K 60 fps)

Links for 6/20/20

Sambarama 2


 

Del Shannon the making of an album


 

With Paris project industry giant WhiteWater jumps into the surf park market


 

LA, back then.


 

Fat Dreams of Italy


 

Report reveals ‘massive plastic pollution footprint’ of drinks firms


 

Fat Cat de Crème


 

Building Solidarity Against False Solutions!


 

Factory Schools see something “wrong” with being indigenous


 

The great kava boom: how Fiji’s beloved psychoactive brew is going global


 

“A Dance With Plants” – balmy Costa Rica


 

The First Session at Waimea


 

Earliest hunting scene in prehistoric art

Links for 12/15/18

Celebratory Dancing, Kaduna, Northern Nigeria, 1959


 

With a Green New Deal, Here’s What the World Could Look Like for the Next Generation


 

Protecting Coral Reefs: Sustainable Scuba Diving Practices


 

The Forbidden Waves of Nasa


 

The Jetsons “Test Pilot”


 

This Company Will Rebuild 1960’s Ford Mustang As An Electric Car


 

Sean Tully slaying a little righthander in France


 

California’s Woolsey Fire Now Burning Malibu Went Through The Site Of A Nuclear Meltdown First


 

The battle to curb our appetite for concrete

Rockabilly Rebels

The Guardian has an article about photographer Philippe Chancel documenting French street gangs of the early 80s.

Rockabilly Rebels: The Stylish French Gangs

Here’s a set of photos he took. One features Slim Jim Phantom of The Stray Cats, in about 1981. Another one is showing Brian Setzer.

Also this.

Here’s a video about the Pittsburgh Doo Wop scene which produced The Del Vikings, who 24 years later inspired the name of a Paris rockabilly street gang.

Sound of Pittsburgh on YouTube

p.s.: speaking of France
p.p.s.: speaking of Doo Wop