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80s HardcoreArtCvltureFeaturedHistoryMusicPhotography

I grew up at a time when the internet didn’t exist, but we did have MRR with its scene reports that turned me on to so many bands from around the world! One reason I enjoy doing these Portraits of 80’s Punk Culture is because all we had back in the

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ArtCvltureHistoryPhotography

All humans must die, but how we approach that death is subject to the culture we live in. In the west, we fear death deeply, and as such have a million ways to stave off our demise. We would rather keep a soulless corpse hooked up to a machine than

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ArtBlack MetalDoomHardcoreMusicPhotography

Text and Photos: Teddie Taylor Louisiana doom sludge. Michigan grindcore. Washington ambient black metal. There’s a bit of everything for everyone. THOU “Play some better songs!” someone joked when Bryan Funck asked why the crowd wasn’t as intense as the one present for Thou’s 500th show two nights before. (It

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ArtMixed MediaPhotography

Masks hide us from the world; they cover our most telltale sign of humanity – our face. That’s what makes them so creepy – there is nothing for us to read, no twitches of muscle or blinking of eyes to communicate what the other is truly thinking. Masks are static,

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ArtDoomFeaturesLive RitualsMusicNeo FolkPhotographySludge

Text and Photos: Teddie Taylor Across from the Waldorf Astoria-owned Roosevelt Hotel is the relatively hard to find New Orleans School for Esoteric Arts. A space for learning about astrology, tarot, art and all things obscure, it is also a DIY dream where, whether you intend to or not, you

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ArtCvltureHistoryPhotography

For centuries, “hysteria” was widely used as a medial diagnosis for women who suffered from various psychological trauma. In the early days, it was believed to be connected to the womb, which was out of place or “wandering” from its proper place. Later, hysteria was still tied to sexual function,

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