druids

Halloween

We Spoke to a Druid About the Occult History of Apple-Bobbing

The practice of cutting open an apple to reveal that most potent symbol within— that of the pentagram—is still carried on today, particularly at Samhain and Halloween.
Nick Rose
10.31.17
festivals 2016

Nude Saunas and Stone Dragons: Searching for Spirituality at Glastonbury

Fuck watching bands and taking drugs. My mission here was to seek out a new way of getting high.
Ryan Bassil
6.29.16
Travel

All the Weird Shit I Saw at This Year's Stonehenge Summer Solstice

A boy in a panda hat doing NOS balloons, couples fingering each other in sleeping bags, and a strange tent-human hybrid.
Joe Goodman
6.23.15
Travel

I Worshipped Nature with England's Dancing Druids

They celebrated the summer by jumping over a fire and getting naked in a field.
Joe Stone
6.18.14
Travel

Long Live King Arthur, Ruler of Stonehenge

Somewhere in the background of your uncle’s routine photos of his summer trip to Stonehenge, chances are you’ll catch a glimpse of a peculiar, burly old man. He’s often there, leaning up along the fences at the edge of the site. Most likely, he’s...
Mark Hay
4.22.14
Stuff

Making Friends at Stonehenge for the End of the World

Throughout my time at Stonehenge I met hippies, Norse gods, ancient kings, bygone warriors, conspiracy theorists, senile Druids, schizophrenics, witches, wizards, demons, hackers, viking families, trance-heads, and even a guy who thought he was a...
Matt Shea, Photos: Jake Lewis
12.28.12
Travel

The Raving Outlaw Biker-Druids and Their 1575-Year-Old King

Since the 80s, King Arthur and his biker-druid followers have been protesting in support of the environment, druids' rights, and establishing open access to Stonehenge. These days, you can find him and his partner, the High Priestess, campaigning in...
Matt Shea
10.10.12
Stuff

Druids... on Acid!

An article about druids would normally be terrible. Fortunately, the "...On Acid" series lends new drama to lazy journalism.
Tom Watson
9.26.11