Peter Holslin

Scenes

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.
Peter Holslin
2.6.19
Features

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.
Peter Holslin
4.3.17
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.
Peter Holslin
11.17.16
Premieres

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."
Peter Holslin
7.7.16
Stuff

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."
Peter Holslin
6.15.16
Interviews

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.
Peter Holslin
6.2.16
Premieres

Watch a Serial Killer Get His Groove Back in Mrs. Magician's Video for "Eyes All Over Town"

Who's the Biggest Loser NOW?
Peter Holslin
5.13.16
Coachella 2016

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.
Peter Holslin
4.14.16
Interviews

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.
Peter Holslin
3.18.16
Stuff

The Ringling Bros Elephant Sanctuary Is Hardly a Paradise

A new report from PETA paints a very dark picture of the sanctuary.
Peter Holslin
2.25.16
Presented By Vinyl

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.
Peter Holslin
2.10.16
Interviews

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.
Peter Holslin
1.29.16
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