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Ray Stevenson
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Siouxsie Sioux is someone who has inspired me with her fearless musical creativity and genre-defying sounds, as well as her iconic sense of style that helped to define what we know now as deathrock and 80s goth. The Banshee’s band manager, Nils Stevenson – road manager of the Sex Pistols – brought

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Jan Saudek was born in the legendary city of Prague in 1935. He lived a controversial life for his time; his biographical notes on his site are a strange read, with reminiscences like, “1950 – I penetrate a woman. But only for a moment. I have to wait a good three years

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https://www.instagram.com/thrjar.jewelry/If you are a committed follower of the dark arts, it’s extremely likely that you will have, at some point or other,  stumbled across the work of respected Norwegian digital artist Daria Endresen. Her beautifully unnerving art has been captivating and feeding the hungry minds of art enthusiasts for several

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MAGRUDERGRIND only have a couple more dates left in their massive US tour, and we were lucky enough to capture their raging Vancouver show on film! These guys destroyed The Astoria alongside Yautja, Ogroem and Witchdr, and if you are able to see them on their last few dates we highly

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Via Cultura Inquieta / Text by Melissa Faithful Germany-based photographer Sandra Hoyn documented the life of a bizarre couple, Dirk and Jenny. The only difference from other modern couples is that Jenny is not a real person but a doll. Hoyn first met Dirk via an internet forum and decided to document his interesting

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Modified Ghost Festival: April 9th at the Rickshaw Theatre The third night of the inaugural Modified Ghost Festival saw what was arguably the most eclectic lineup of the festival, delivering an assortment of acts that ran pretty much across the spectrum as far as metal is concerned. Upon entering the

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Burlesque is something I’ve always appreciated; one of my best friends danced burlesque for years, so I found myself in the front row of countless shows. It’s a dance that hasn’t changed much over the years – at least, when I was going to shows there wasn’t any twerking, that

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via i-D  Gosha Rubchinskiy has made his name by casting a uniquely raw lens on his native Russia’s homegrown skate and punk scenes. Though the designer deftly crystallises the codes of post-Soviet cool, his work often references the era before the fall of the Iron Curtain — he’s collaborated with

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Last week, we did a feature about Portraits Of… 70’s & 80’s CHOLAS & CHOLOS…Veteranas and Rucas Instagram, and this week we would like to follow it up with a feature about the Mi Vida Loca Tumblr. The history of Latino gangs in California goes back generations, and is a part

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If I had to pick one website in the world that was able to capture what it was like growing up in the 80’s, it would have to be Internet K-Hole. No other place on the web has curated this decade in photos like the people behind the Hole. I

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Vancouver has a huge park right off of the city centre, Stanley Park. As a kid, I saw it as the home of the seawall where we would ride our bikes, beaches where we’d swim and the forest tunnel we drove through to get downtown.  As I got older, I

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Text Luke Bolton // Photos Gemma Shaw   Dyse. What’s better than angular stoner rock? German duo Dyse playing angular stoner rock. The great thing about these guys is that you also get a comedy performance in between the songs, but that doesn’t mean the music is diminished or plays second fiddle

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