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Photos & Text by Charles Nickles Life is weird and awful and wondrous and if I had a nickel for every time I wished I could just find a way to die without having to rationalize the crass grandiloquence of suicide I’d be comfortable enough to not give a fuck

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Pinched from Dangerous Minds One item you might have missed in the neverending news tsunami of the past couple years: the quadrisected, photocopied face in the Discharge logo belongs to the great singer Mark Stewart. That’s him staring back at you (or so it seems; I always assumed Discharge guy’s

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Via The Bohemian Blog A lot of European countries have them. The Lithuanians celebrate the festival of Užgavėnės by burning a gruesome effigy, a female personification of Winter, before parading through the streets dressed as witches and goats and devils. The Romanian Capra festival is similarly symbolic of the New Year, a Dionysiac celebration

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It’s an unverified fact that Japanese culture is one of the most polite and respectful in the world – even when its people are frequenting the many love hotels, private sex parties and bars that Tokyo has to offer. Polish-born photographer Pawel Jaszczuk spent three years frequenting such places, capturing

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Text & Photos: Charles Nickles Did I tell you that I work with two metalheads now? Because I totally work with two metalheads now and that’s fucking awesome because: Metalheads are fucking awesome I can finally mention bands I’ve seen or am planning to see without sounding like a Lovecraftian

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Desertfest Day Two Photos & text by Abi Coulson Aptly named MONOLITHIAN (UK) are a dynamic blackened doom duo belting out massive sounds to an enraptured audience packed into The Dev. The sheer amount of energy and passion discharged despite the sauna like heat of the small pub is like a

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