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Mixed MediaSculpture

Looking at Sarah Best‘s sculpture makes me think about that commercial – the one where the guy takes a cow on a date because he really, really digs burgers. It makes me think about the 1978 Hustler cover where a woman is being put through a meat grinder, next to

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80s HardcorePhotography

Piss-stained streets, CBGB’s matinees, junkies, Reagonomics and no hope were the kind of things that NYC punks had on their plates during the 80′s. I have a different kind of respect for east coast hardcore kids from back then, because we had it good on the west coast. Yeah, we

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EventsFeaturesPhotography

Words & Photos by Gemma Shaw Desertfest 2014 – Camden, London Sunday, April 27th WarWolf from Brighton bring their hardcore crusty punk to a busy underworld. For a young band, they have a stage presence more like that of a veteran band. A combination of ex members of Dopefight and

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ArtEventsFeaturesMixed Media

One thing I respect about Europe is the way that many countries support underground youth culture. Case in point is what is happening in Belgium, Brussels this year at Ancienne Belgique with a series of events entitled ‘IBM – Inspired by Black Metal’…On May 3rd Alkerdeel, Gnaw Their Tongues, Nihill

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ArtBizarreSculpture

Via Vice In January the Satanic Temple announced plans to erect a monument glorifying the Dark Lord on the front lawn of the Oklahoma Statehouse. An Indiegogo campaign was launched with what seemed like a somewhat lofty goal of $20,000, but by the time donations ended almost $30,000 had been

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LiteratureMusic

The other day I was reading Public Service Announcement, a piece from Beth Lisick’s Yokohama Threeway. It opens with the line, “DON’T HAVE SEX TO A PORTISHEAD RECORD,” and cautions the reader against boning people who have a sex soundtrack – music they’ve selected specifically for banging. I spit up

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