Alex Knost has been experimenting with surfings subculture for over a decade, submerging his interest in 60's and 70's surfboard design as well as a wide range of various artistic mediums. He has traveled internationally creating and exhibiting various bodies of work in the form of paintings, films, and photography. He has recorded and toured in his since expired "pop rock group" Japanese Motors, as well as his current group Tomorrows Tulips, a group referred to as "lo fi minimal experimental psychedelia" by L.A. record magazine. In 2011, after a year spent shaping his own boards Alex founded his own surfboard label Brown Microwave Television. Alex Knost continues to create and ride his self made surfboards experimenting with "outdated or often disregarded" design.