Hardcore Legend Harley Flanagan Regrets Nothing
The founding member of iconic NYC hardcore act the Cro-Mags talks about his new memoir, hanging out with Joe Strummer as a teenager and why his band will probably never reunite.
The Long, Strange Hunt for the Folk Singer Who Thought He Was the Next Messiah
It took author Mike Stax 15 years to make sense of the life and times of the musician Craig Smith, who was on the brink of fame before something inside him snapped.
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I Wrote 150 Porno Novels in Five Years
In an excerpt from 'Sin-a-Rama: Sleaze Sex Paperbacks of the Sixties,' a new anthology about the porno novels that marked the time, the legendary science fiction writer Robert Silverberg divulges how he and other authors learned their craft writing...
'Pulp Macabre': The Art of a Guy Who Used to Bring Severed Heads to the Bar
The art of Lee Brown Coye features the type of work that made fans of horror and science fiction fanzines drool—grisly worlds filled with ghouls, monsters, and morbid anatomy.
The Fugitive Reporter Exposing Mexico's Drug Cartels
An interview with the editor of Mexico's most gruesome news blog.