San Diego Is Paradise for Goths
The scene there is both long-lasting and newly burgeoning, something you might not expect from the sunny city known for its beaches.
Six Explosive Tracks that Define Mahraganat, Egypt's Wildly Popular Street Music
We spoke with Mahmoud Refat, head of the influential 100Copies label, about what makes the sound so vital.
Longreads Or Whatever
From National Star to Enemy of the State: Iranian Rock Pioneer Kourosh Yaghmaei Fights On
After 27 years of censorship, the 70s guitar great has released the album he was forbidden from making.
Chuck Palahniuk Posted About The Dabbers on His Facebook Page, and So Should You
Watch the premiere of the San Diego duo's video for "Hidden Tin."
Pulse's Regulars Talk About What the Nightclub Means to Them
"It's very accepting. You can have a beard and wear a dress. You can be straight. You can be a beautiful drag queen. You can be an ugly drag queen."
Classixx Are Guyys Who Make Slapperzz
The LA electronic duo's Michael David explains the value of smooth jazz, and breaks down their new album 'Faraway Reach' from A to XYZ.
Watch a Serial Killer Get His Groove Back in Mrs. Magician's Video for "Eyes All Over Town"
Who's the Biggest Loser NOW?
Rolling on Stealth Mode: Meet the Crafty Motherfuckers Bootlegging Music Festivals
From Coachella to Glastonbury, a sprawling subculture remains devoted to the trading and archiving of unauthorized recordings of your favorite sets.
Sex, Drugs, and Mantyhose: Enter the Twisted Kitsch of Seth Bogart's Wacky Wacko World
The former Hunx and His Punx frontman goes John Waters-meets-'Pee-wee's Playhouse' on his self-titled solo debut.
The Ringling Bros Elephant Sanctuary Is Hardly a Paradise
A new report from PETA paints a very dark picture of the sanctuary.
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After All These Years, Alan Vega Is Still a Ghost Rider
We talked to the legendary Suicide singer about the 70s, working with Alex Chilton, and painting.
Love Found, Love Lost, Love Found Again: Get Caught in the Cycle of Astronautica's 'Gemini'
The new album from the LA beat scene luminary will transport you to a place where forgiveness comes after a heavy synthesizer rain. Stream in full here.