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80s HardcoreFeaturedFilmFull SetsMusic

The year was 1984, and one of my favorite bands was SUBHUMANS – this band could do no wrong in my eyes. They had the right politics, lyrically they were on point and their album covers spoke to me just as much as their rad songs did. Plus, this band

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80s HardcoreDocumentariesFeaturedFilmMusic

Last night I watched the killer documentary Let Them Know The Story Of Youth Brigade and BYO Records, and I’ve got to say it is one of my favorite films dealing with that era of punk! One thing is that it is full of rare footage of all kinds dating

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Death MetalFeaturedFilmFull SetsMusic

Alright, so a couple of weeks ago, I wrote about this rad death metal band KOMMAND from L.A. When I wrote the feature, I did not know that the band was fronted by Jesse Sanes, the former singer of HOAX! Now that I know what time it is, I want to

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ArtCvltureFeaturedHistoryPhotography

It’s grey outside and I feel like stepping back in time into outlaw culture. Today I want to remember the outlaw cultures I grew up around in L.A. and Venice – from Latino Gangs, to Bloods and Crips. THROW YOUR HOOD UP!   I can not leave my big brother Rodney out…He was one of

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ArtFeaturedMusicPhotographyRaw Punk

Photos by Angela Boatwright / Text via Dazed Digital I feel pretty lucky that I can call the super talented Angela Boatwright a friend. Her photos have always been some of my favorites, and since moving to LA she has really taken her career to the next level. A couple of years

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ArtDoomFeaturedFeaturesFuneral DoomLive RitualsMusicPhotography

Photos: Brendon Crigler Bell Witch, Monarch, Future Usses, and Skyeater at 5 Star Bar (Downtown Los Angeles) On December 7th, the narrow hall of downtown Los Angeles’s 5 Star Bar packs out for good reason: doom titans Bell Witch and Monarch are in town and local heavyweights Future Usses and

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