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The Guide to Getting into Electric Wizard
Gaze into the depths of the British stoner doom titans' hazy catalogue, and marvel at what awaits as you descend into the Crypt of the Wizard.
Jaguar Is Keeping the Spirit of the New Wave of British Heavy Metal Alive
Guitarist Gary Peppard tells us all about Bristol band's wild early days, the joy of playing fast, and their new vinyl reissue of 'Power Games.'
A Look at Alasdair McLellan's New Book About Palace Skateboards
The photographer spent seven years documenting the Palace Wayward Boys Choir skate team and just put all his photos into a book, 'The Palace.'
Retracing the Roots of British Sound System Culture
We spoke to reggae historian John Masouri ahead of a new photo exhibition looking back on ska, dub, calypso, and dancehall sound systems in the UK.
Inside the Experimental 'Radical Discos' of 1960s Italy
In the late 1960s, radical Italian architects way ahead of their time built conceptual clubs that catered to the emerging counterculture movement in the country. Unfortunately, a decade after it started, the movement faded into obscurity.
Visionary Director Alex Cox on Joe Strummer, Punk, and Getting 'Blacklisted' by Hollywood
We spoke to the director of 'Repo Man' and 'Sid and Nancy' about his career and the new film he's crowdfunding.
How One of Britain's Most Notorious Drug Smugglers Became a Best-Selling Author
We talked to Howard Marks about the adrenaline rush of trafficking, the spiritual potential of ecstasy, and coming to terms with his cancer diagnosis.
Remembering Alan Clarke, the King of Bleak, Violent British Cinema
The auteur died 25 years ago, leaving behind films about borstal life, soccer hooliganism, and British skinheads, influencing the likes of Gus Van Sant and Harmony Korine in the process.
Author & Punisher Plunders the Crawl Space Between Metal and Industrial Music
One man band Tristan Shone talks about making his instruments and finding his audience.
Objectively Correct Lists
Punk Rock, Nudity, and Lemmy (and Other Reasons Why We Should All Love Hawkwind)
They gave us Motorhead, punk rock, weird comics, and the ever-memorable Stacia...
Greased Quiffs and Switchblades: Growing Up Teddy Boy in 1970s England
Looking back at the most British of subcultures with Nidge, a long-time Ted and founder of the Edwardian Teddy Boy website.
The New English Library Was the Sleazy King of British Pulp Publishing
Punks, mods, Hells Angels, and corrupt cops all had their place in the cult 1970s publishing stable.