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1968, Rishikesh, India. The four Beatles are sat at the foot of a man whose legs are bound in a lotus pose. His eyes are shut in and his face still mantric contemplation. They have come to the ashram of the Maharishi Mahesh Yogi to study his teachings of Transcendental

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Every state has its own eccentricities, unique urban legends that color one’s perceptions of the landscape at night and feed the imaginations of children and teens. West Virginia has the Mothman, New Mexico has Roswell, and New Jersey has its very own Devil. Connecticut, a small and unobtrusive state of

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Apocalyptic BluesCvltureDoomHistoryMusic

Via Metal Insider It was November 24, 2013. The venue wasn’t nearly filled yet, but quickly a relatively new band hits the stage. I’d never seen them before but here they were in Philadelphia, opening for Lamb of God and Testament at the Electric Factory. While my academic life and

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BizarreCvltureHistory

For years, people have attempted to find ways of accurately condensing the notions of science, biotechnology, and specifically, more “taboo” fields like genetic engineering and subject research. Some of us may deem these systematic approaches to discovery as “playing God,” whereas others may automatically think of cautionary tales such as

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CvltureDocumentariesHistoryInterviews

On Saturday, August 11th, LA saw a private, yet open to public event of utmost peculiarity. A small theater on Melrose Avenue called “Zephyr” held an intimate screening of the movie “Satanis” on 16mm. There were two separate screenings, a day and an evening one, each consisting of four unique

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ClothingCvltureDIYFeaturedHistory

“Beat Me, Bite Me, Whip Me, Fuck Me Like The Dirty Pig That I Am, Cum All Over My Tits And Tell Me That You Love Me. Then Get The Fuck Out.” The year was 1977 and this was a damn good slogan for a punk t-shirt, as you can

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