Mike Siordia

Mike Siordia

by Ed Factor on August 23, 2012 · 3 comments

How to describe Mike Siordia in five or 6 words: charismatic, artistic, stylistic, insightful, smooth. Naw, that’s just too cliché. To quote one of my favorite movies of all time, The Stoned Age, “He’s just some dude.” Just some dude raised on an often forgotten stretch of beach in the southern most corner pocket of the Santa Monica Bay – the South Bay. [click to continue]


With optimum weather, fantastic Santa Maria styled BBQ provided by Mike Keller and Joe Lococo of California Rancher, a few surf stars and legends in the mix, and the unveiling of a new model, Tyler Surfboards of El Segundo held their Annual Factory Open House last Saturday, July 14th. [click to continue]

Adam Davenport

by Ed Factor on March 27, 2012 · 3 comments

Adam Davenport bucks the trend of the LA County, pop/punk, thruster/quad riding foam jockeys, and follows a linear legacy that goes straight back to Velzy. His whole operation could be described as roots rock-and-roll with a heavy dose of blues, with a tiny bit of surf guitar used as the catalyst. [click to continue]