An Interview with Speedy Ortiz's Sadie Dupuis About Her New Book of Poetry

Like Speedy Ortiz? Well then friend, 'Mouthguard' is for you. Plus, check the new video for "I'm Blessed."


A Woman Was Just Arrested and Charged for Witchcraft

Canada still has witchcraft laws, but they’re probably not what you think.


A Spellbinding Guide to Cooking Like a Witch

I think when people think “kitchen witchcraft” they think herbalism, but there’s so much more than that.


(Sandy) Alex G Channels Frank Ocean, Gets Abrasive on Two New 'Rocket' Cuts

"Sportstar" and "Brick" dispense with the country sounds of the already-released "Bobby" and "Proud."


Alex G Announces New Album, ‘Rocket,’ Shares Two Wildly Different Tracks

"Witch" and "Bobby" precede his seventh LP, out May 19 on Domino.


Why Apple Bobbing Is Actually a Female Fertility Ritual

Apple-bobbing is more than just a watery Halloween game. Throughout history, it has been the dominion of witches, sex, love, and women—an act of enchantment rather than simple pomaceous fondling.


This Baker Is Turning 17th Century Witches’ Broth Into Pie

Four hundred years after the trial of Lancashire’s Pendle witches—12 men and women executed for witchcraft and murder—baker Christine Turner makes pies inspired by the broth served at their illicit gatherings.


How Does Mass Hysteria Take Over a School?

Seeing spirits, mass fainting and strange tics: these mysterious incidents are happening in schools across the globe, and nobody quite knows why.


This Porn-y 70s Film Is a Mind-Melting Head Trip About a Witch and a Tiny Talking Penis

'Belladonna of Sadness' is an eye-popping hentai lost classic featuring depravity, the occult, and a long, strange trip with a disembodied member from hell.


We Spoke to the High Priestess of the Kitchen Witch Coven About Cake

High priestess of the Kitchen With Coven Rachel Patterson’s food-slash-magic cookbook says that everyday ingredients can become magical offerings, including cake.


How Witchcraft Is Empowering Queer and Trans Young People

"There is no one way to be a witch," says Mey Rude, who left the Catholic church after coming out as trans. "It's a really freeing identity."


Komp-LaintDept. – Manson vs. Mormon and the Brides of Frankenstein

What's the connection between the Mormon Church's founder, Joseph Smith and the geriatric but still notorious and imprisoned Charles Manson? There are lots of them.