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The Sounds of Surfing in Bali

Photograph by Kalani Britto

Legendary surfer Rob Machado spent six month riding breakers in Bali. Filmmaker Taylor Steele caught the action on film. This weekend, at a Nat Geo Music Live event, Steele and Machado will screen their film, Melali: The Drifter Sessions. The event is sold out, but you can listen to an interview with Machado from the NG Weekend radio show with Boyd Matson. [audio:https://images.nationalgeographic.com/wpf/media-content/audio/ngwkd1118-hour2_seg4-cb1303938875.mp3|titles=Rob Machado]

See trailers for Melali: The Drifter Sessions, plus a music trailer for Melali: The Drifter Sessions.


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