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Meghan

Meghan MacRae grew up in Vancouver, Canada, but spent many years living in the remote woods. Living in the shadow of grizzly bears, cougars and the other predators of the wilderness taught her about the dark side of nature, and taught her to accept her place in nature's order as their prey. She is co-founder of CVLT Nation webzine and clothing.

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I am fascinated by the crossroads where organized religion and the occult meet, and one of the most profound places this happens is during the rites of exorcism. A religion that tells you that there is only one way to look at the supernatural, and yet tacitly cosigns the most

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 Photos by : Teddie Taylor & Nathan Tucker text by Teddie Taylor Burn The Throne has been showcasing the best and deadliest of underground metal in the South for five years. In 2016, though, it moved from a small bar in Baton Rouge to fill Gasa Gasa in New Orleans with more

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This music pushes my whole being to other worlds that I did not know existed, because this band creates from a place that is free of all boundaries!!! Is TURIA a Black Metal band? The answer could be yes, but they also manifest sonic textures within their creative spectrum that could

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EARTH RITUALS is the creation of a Portland, OR-based herbalist whose goal it is to preserve the energies and spirit of flowers and herbs in the form of flower essences, tinctures and elixirs. Using traditional folk methods of preservation, Earth Rituals uses organic cane alcohol and raw local honey to turn

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Death is a mystery that humankind is compelled to explore. Some people deny its existence, clinging to a life after death, others embrace its nothingness. Still others, like Zdzisław Beksiński, create with their minds a dead land, where skin has dissolved from flesh and flesh from bone, a place dedicated

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Text and Photos: Charles Nickles Sometimes Sundays start with the best of intentions (or, at least, the most sensible given your track record) and sometimes those same Sundays end at 2am in the basement of a metal bar, drinking beer with a Swedish death metal band trying to gracefully disengage from

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