Beautiful video on Northeast surfing. I echo these sentiments about the Northeast, but for the great lakes. I love where I live, and love that I can get some unsalted waves when the storms roll through in oct.
My Surf Kayak Monkey Face from Keith Wikle on Vimeo. I think surf kayaking is cool. Luckily, I know I am not. Try not to look in the mirror too often, you may laugh at what you see. This was … Continue reading →
Bon Iver from Black Cab Sessions on Vimeo. Bon Iver and his Wisconsin winter heartbreak speak volumes to me. This song in particular Creature Fear speaks to the highs and lows one wants to express but can’t. These Black Can … Continue reading →
Go Kayak Now! Lake Michigan Kayak Surfing May 9th 2009 from Keith Wikle on Vimeo. Sticky pod with the knuckle mount second take. Great surf day, waves 4-8 feet. Wind was gusting 25-30 knots. Water was warm. I surfed the … Continue reading →
This new band Horse Feathers has a certain panache. It is certainly a Red House Painters panache, but I am buying what they are selling. I like the strings and the instrumentation. To add insult to injury, I think that … Continue reading →
Are You a Kayak Asshole? Video I am off to Grand Marais for the GLSKS Symposium tomorrow morning. I hope there is surf like last year. I am excited to do some instruction and work with Steve Scherrer on a … Continue reading →
Jesca Hoop, will finally release her debut album KISMET. She is also on tour. Not sure if I can make her show at the Magic Stick in Detroit, but I would like I love to go. I first heard Jesca … Continue reading →
St. Vincent, and her demo of Paris is burning from the album, Marry Me. I really like her voice and her sound. Been listening to this all day. Otherworldly and distinct are hackeneyed ways of saying she’s got a good … Continue reading →