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Floyd

Filmmaker, cult movie record collector, playing in a variety of punk bands. Lives in Sydney, Australia.

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Photos by Jake Ollett I sit in Jack’s bedroom. The walls covered in posters of local shows he’s been to as well as his own artwork. This is the room that Concrete Lawn practice in. There’s a drum kit, 3 amps and a bed. It’s no bigger than your average

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Quick Fix – noun; an easy remedy or solution, especially a temporary one which fails to address underlying problems. Sydney’s newest hardcore act Quick Fix’s first demo is a strong display of fierce, optimistic power. The 4-piece addresses personal and political matters like feminism, discrimination and land rights through fast

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  Gun crime and America is something that when researched seems to have never had a dull moment. After the Port Arthur Massacre in Australia, Australians reacted to the event with widespread shock and horror. The political effects were significant and long-lasting. The federal government led state governments to severely

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Diploid is a band that blends genre seamlessly to the point where it is hard for me to exactly define what it is they are doing between records. Their music is dynamic; switching from screeching black metal to hardcore/power-violence styled songs and even some soundscape, noise driven work. Their music is

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Ronald William Brown was a ventriloquist puppeteer on a television program called Joy Junction, a variety show on the Christian Television Network. In 2013, he received a 20-year sentence for child pornography charges, but the full story is much more disturbing. I know when I was a kid, being around

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The story of the murder-suicide itself is more or less the same one that has been circulating on the internet for ages: at 4:30 in the morning on December 6, 1959, cardiologist Harold Perelson struck his sleeping wife Lillian in the head with a ball-peen hammer, leaving her to asphyxiate

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