The Immersionism Issue

  • Back Of The Bus

    Everyone rides the subway in New York. Only poor old cripples ride the bus. But I just moved from yuppies-everywhere Park Slope to yuppies-by-the-water-and-largest-projects-in-Brooklyn-everywhere-else Red Hook. I'm not too scared of the projects, but I...

  • Love Jams

    Going to a Dirty Three show can sometimes be like stumbling upon some strange pagan ritual. It's all long-haired warlocks conjuring a luminous potion of spit, sweat and hair. Violinist, frontman and ex-Bad Seed, Warren Ellis, with his old mates, Mick...

  • Mexico Pretty

    I just flew to Mexico City on almost no notice to do a casting. I was in and out in two days. It might seem like a long way to go to take pictures of naked girls, but it paid off in spades. I like doing that anyway-taking off and looking for models...

  • Literary/i Want My Dvds

    I HOPE YOU ARE ALL HAPPY NOW: PHOTOGRAPHS BY NICK ZINNERThis book right here, this is real immersionism. Nick Zinner of the Yeah Yeah Yeahs has been compulsively taking photos for the last few years, all through the speed-of-light

  • Godhateseye

    Following Hurricane Katrina, Eyehategod singer Michael Williams was missing, feared dead.

  • Immersed In Spunk

    I started working as a writer after dropping out of high school in the 90s. Back then there was nothing to it, the demand for cute, teenage fags who new at least sort of basic grammar was at an all-time peak and the internet had everyone pouring money...