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Founded by British clothing designer John Sutcliffe as an offshoot of his Atomage fetish clothing label (which was way before its time), the Atomage magazine was published in an A5 format between 1972-1980. It focused on PVC and rubber fetishism, which helped push this kinky subculture forward and gave the community a magazine they

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Charles Lutwidge Dodgson, aka Lewis Carroll, was a prolific photographer from the 1800’s. Of the 3000 photos he took in his lifetime, only 1000 of them have survived the test of time. More than 50% of his surviving pictures are of young girls; some of them have a creepy vibe

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The slogan t-shirt  has been very important to pop culture and most subcultures around the world. All sorts of people have used this piece of cotton fabric to get their message out about all sort of things, from politics, to sexuality, togang affiliation, to su culture affiliation, to music, to just profane

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Adam Hinton MS-13  Images for use only in connection with direct publicity for the book MS-13 by Adam Hinton.  ø These images are for one time use only and must not be data-based  ø Images must be credited and captioned as outlined by Adam Hinton ø ø Images must not be overlaid with text, cropped or altered in anyway without permission from Adam Hinton  Caption/credit From MS-13 by Adam Hinton ©Adam Hinton / Panos  I'm working on the PR for Adam Hinton's book and so your email has been passed on to me. The press release for his book is attached and here is a link to download the press set of images with caption/credit information. http://we.tl/RdatbqRl3h  Please can you include the link to the book and something on the lines of 'MS-13 by Adam Hinton is published by Paul Belford ltd, £25' http://paulbelford.com/products/adam-hinton-ms13/  And it would be great if you could link to Adam's site at some point so readers can see more of his work. http://www.adamhinton.net/  The image credit is copyright Adam Hinton/Panos.
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I grew up around the gangs of Los Angeles, and I have seen them change over time into something way more scary than what I remember. Two gangs from Southern California that have been on some next level madness are MS-13 and 18th St – both of these gangs are

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While human beings have always dressed ourselves up in clothing or changed our hair in order to make a statement about who we are to the world, there is nothing more telling than our skin. It’s is both the first thing other’s see about us, and what others use to

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Ever since I was young, I have a had a fascination with serial killers and their histories. When they strike close to home, it can be a pretty scary thing. I dealt with the fear of being a victim of a serial killer while I lived in Georgia as a youngster.

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Text and Photos: Robert Hanna Hitting Europe on the heels of the release of her fifth full-length Abyss, Chelsea Wolfe’s set at SO36 in Berlin was remarkably darker and heavier than previous tours. The songs from Abyss have departed greatly from CW’s earlier folk-rooted offerings and leans more toward a

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Heavy metal has always loved a good altar, especially when it’s accompanied by an occult ritual or two. The occult altar and ritual have played a huge part in the imagery of metal throughout the decades, whether as a religious affiliation, political statement or just for shock value. Here’s a

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Photos: Gemma Shaw The other day we announced tour dates for Wrekmeister Harmonies and Bell Witch, who will be painting everything black across the US (with one tiny stop in Vancouver, Canada – thank you!!!). You can see all the dates here. Bell Witch is one of those names that

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NOISE NOISE NOISE! Japan’s AKKA played their first USA show ever at the Rock Room. Our comrade in photos Em Demarco was on hand to capture these intense shots! AKKA is the SHIT!

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My whole adult life, I have had a love/hate relationship with NYC. At this point in my life, I just don’t dig how it’s losing its gritty side due to gentrification. On a recent trip back, I saw that the places I used to hang out at are now gone, and have been turned into

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When I’m in Japan, I’m always amazed by how at home I feel. I love that country, and the seedy side of Tokyo is pretty awesome as well. Many of my favorite creative beings come from the Land of the Rising Sun, one of them being Nobuyoshi Araki. His photography is sexual,

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