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ArtBizarreCvltureFeaturedPhotography

I love tumblr because it’s full of all sorts of things that are visually stimulating and very interesting. I also dig the that platform gives all kinds of humans the opportunity to curate their interests. Occult, BDSM, Rock & Roll, Sleaze, Rituals, Skulls and Sex all float my boat, so

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ArtDoomFeaturedMusicPhotographySludge

All photos & Text by Alvino Salcedo Being from Denver, the automatic question us lucky natives of this great state receive immediately usually consists of: “is there a giant cloud of weed smoke surrounding the city all the time?” Well, when this line up came to Denver, you bet your ass

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Black Wizard record release, February 27 2016. Rickshaw. If there’s one thing I’ve learned from going to shows in Vancouver, it’s that Black Wizard is where the party’s at. Doubly so if they’ve got a ripping new record to unleash upon the unsuspecting masses. Man The Wolf kicked the night

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ArtDis-beatFeaturedPhotography

Unholy triple fucks – it all went down in Oaktown on March 12th for the ATRAMENT record release show for their new LP Eternal Downfall. Rounding off the bill was the headliner ACEPHALIX along with DEATHGRAVE, and the word on the street is that chairs were flying – some band members

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ArtBlack MetalDoomFeaturedPhotography

Photos & Text by Colton Bills This past week on Friday, March 4th, 2016, I celebrated an early 19th birthday by attending the mighty Neurosis’ diamond anniversary; 30 years of unflinching sound, fury, strength and vision. To top off this birthday present to myself, I was also able to, for

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ArtAvant GardeBlack MetalFeaturedFeaturesLive RitualsMusicPhotography

While Amplifest 2016 is ramping up preparations for their August 19th to 22nd fest, with Neurosis confirmed to headline, they are busy putting on some of the best heavy shows Portugal has to offer. Recently they brought DEAFHEAVEN and MYRKUR to Lisbon and Porto for two spellbinding shows, and our

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ArtCvltureFeaturedHistoryPhotography

Catemaco, Mexico, is already famous for being the home of brujos and mysticism, a special, powerful place where people come to seek a magical solution to their problems and ills, but these amazing photos of a black mass conducted on the first Friday of March may bring it notoriety in

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ArtFeaturedMusicPhotographyPost-Punk

We all know that Johnny Lydon is full of jokes, some of them more funny than others. He also has always poked fun at the media, and P.I.L.’s 1980 appearance on American Bandstand is Johnny at his best. So now tune in and see how a band can destroy the

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On Feb 19th & 20th, hordes of metalheads desended on Portland for this year’s Famine Fest! The line up was stacked with brutal band after brutal band. Canada was in the house for sure, with Garotting Deep, Iskra, Auroch and Mitochondrion wrecking shop and making heads roll! From what I heard, Famine Fest was top notch and

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Sumac, with Endon, Black Spirituals and Molten Lava February 19, 2016 at the Biltmore Cabaret, Vancouver BC This really is my favourite kind of show – one where the mix of bands is eclectic enough that the underlying thread that ties them together isn’t immediately apparent, and you’re hard-pressed to

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ArtDis-beatFeaturedMusicPhotographyRaw Punk

Text & Photos: Imogen Reid Bleak Life is an annual punk fest here in the frozen hellhole that is Ottawa, Canada: it is three days of beer, speed, weed and noise-induced hearing loss. It was started three years ago by a group of friends who saw a need in this city

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Being a child of the child of the 70’s and 80’s, images of Satan and the occult were everywhere, from late night horror movies to books that exploited the underworld. I can’t forget all of of the killer record covers from this era – Sex, Nudity, Motorcycles and Bondage went hand in

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