@SURFADS on the history of surf culture & advertising

In Surf Ads: selling your soul by the 'gram, the creator of the @surfads Instagram account explores a more innocent time in surf advertising: "@SURFADS started on Instagram a little over seven months ago as a way to fill the giant online gap between present-day surf content and over-50 Seppo (or hipster kook) vintage nostalgia. If you're a surfer that grew up in Australia in the ‘80s and ‘90s and recognise names like Hot Tuna, Gash, Margo and Gonad Man, you'll probably understand".

View the full article online here or in the current issue of BAM, available at stockists now.

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