1985 to 1986 was a strange and cool time to be a part of the underground music scene in Los Angeles. I remember during this era you had punks getting into hip hop, country, deathrock, classic rock and industrial. Places like the Scream and the Fetish Club were the shit
Freedom of choice is something that many of us take for granted, but there are many people on this planet that do not have the luxury to choose. To be a punk in certain parts of Indonesia means it’s ok for Sharia police to bash in your head and then
BOO SAVILLE is an artist from the UK that has all of my attention. She has a primitive touch that intrigues me. The way she draws skulls is breathtaking – they almost seem like they are alive in death. Check out some of my favorite pieces from her. Also read
Now let’s go to a sonic wonderland where the clouds are the band leaders and the thunder is the drums that we all nod to…check out this new visual from Architeuthis Rex for the previously unreleased track “Nineveh.” The video was directed by Francesca Marongiu and will have you transfixed.
Desolate, Heavy, Despair, Bleak, Agony are some of the words that come to my mind as I take in the new WALK THROUGH FIRE song “Another Dream Turned Nightmare”. For over 20 minutes, these Swedish doom scorchers will take you on a journey into their dark existence with this composition.
I like art that makes the person viewing it think about it on a deeper level. I also really dig self expression that makes a statement about the world we live in without being obvious. The sculptures of Dongwook Lee are many things, but overall they are disturbing and thought-provoking.