Photography

‘THE LAST VIEW’:
Beautiful, Unsettling Photos of
Suicide Locations

Text by Jenna Garrett via Feature Shoot “Death wooed us, by water, wooed us By Land …” — Louise Gluck, “Cottenmouth Country” Landscape photographer Donna J. Wan’s imagery is hazy and unsettling, a strange transformation taking place when one understands

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Reign in Fire…
7 Churches Devoured by Lava

In some ultimate irony, the CVLT Nation HQ has always been located either above or below born again Christians. A friend said it may be the universe’s way of creating balance – blind faith vs. positive nihilism. While we blast

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Portraits of…
Southern California
Punk Culture From The 80′s

My poor mom…looking back, once I hit 13, I became mommy’s little monster! I was not the only one, because the hardcore movement spread across Southern California like wild fire. So many kids went from being the apple of their

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Vermibus Dissolves Urban Advertising
To Create New Images!

I love when art gives a middle finger to the status quo! This is just the case with VERMIBUS‘ new project “Dissolving Europe”. All I can say is that I’m so inspired by this artist’s journey; armed with a rail

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Enter By the Narrow Gates
Circle Takes the Square
Photo Essay

Photos & Text by Saul Torres It’s been a long, long time since I saw such a euphoric crowd; actually, I never imagined that I would get to see Circle Takes the Square live. To begin with, doomgazers Resin Cum

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The Creepiest Photo Album Part VI

It’s time for another installment of The Creepiest Photo Album…I have trolled the net for my latest batch of awesome and eerie photography. Some you may recognize and some you may not, some is vintage photography and some is modern,

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Temples Fest 2014
Day Three Huge Photo Essay!

Photos by Gemma Shaw This year’s Temples Festival in Bristol featured a killer lineup! Our metal festival photographer Gemma Shaw was there on Day Three to capture performances from Clutch, Repulsion, The Secret, Oathbreaker, Dragged Into Sunlight and Gonga! Thanks

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Metal Cats Book Release Party!

You might remember a post I did about the metaldudes & cats book a while back…well, it’s finally here! Alexandra Crockett’s book features portraits of some of your favorite metal dudes and their favorite…felines…you know what I wanted to say…anyway,

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Temples Fest 2014
Day Two Huge Photo Essay!

Photos by Gemma Shaw This year’s Temples Festival in Bristol featured a killer lineup! Our metal festival photographer Gemma Shaw was there on Day Two to capture performances from Neurosis, Doom, Amenra, Wolfbrigade, Tombs, A Storm of Light, Conan and

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The Forgotten People…
Portraits of Japan’s Forgotten Ghetto

Photos & Text by Andrew Houston Rapid economic growth in post-war Japan brought on a construction boom, and with it a huge demand for day laborers, who came from around the country to recruitment sites such as Osaka’s Kamagasaki. As

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