Pentagram

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
happy holidays

Parents Are Upset About a Teacher's 300-Pound Pentagram Display

The installation showed up earlier this month in Boca Raton's "free expression" zone, complete with the words "May the Children Hail Satan."
Lauren Messman
12.21.16
Make this

Make These Pentagram Cookies Tonight and Taste the Darkness

Just make sure you throw on some Burzum while you’re baking. And while they may be hungry, don't let the boogeymen bite.
Munchies Staff
10.31.16
apples

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.
Nell Frizzell
10.30.16
festivals 2016

Psycho Las Vegas Overtook Sin City's Hard Rock Hotel for Four Days of Doomed-Out Hesher Bliss

Psycho Las Vegas fulfilled every hesher’s fantasy of wandering around the Hard Rock Hotel stoned out of your mind watching Sleep, Alice Cooper, Candlemass. and more.
Hilary Pollack
8.30.16
Interviews

Artist Pol Abran's Branca Studios Aims to Bring Doom Metal to the Masses

"The Armani of Doom" takes us inside his studio and talks Barcelona, Black Sabbath, and doom.
Zach Painter
8.24.16
Interviews

This Is Why Wax Idols and King Woman Dropped Off Their Tour with Pentagram

Wax Idols' Hether Fortune and King Woman's Kristina Esfandiari explain the harassment they allegedly endured, and Pentagram issues a statement.
Cat Jones
6.7.16
Make this

Make These Pentagram Gingerbread Cookies and Put the Satan in Santa

Let your dark side shine when you’re making holiday treats. We’re here to help. Just make sure you throw on some Burzum while you’re baking.
Sydney Kramer
12.23.15
Munchies

Pentagram Gingerbread Cookies

Forget the holiday cheer and get in touch with your inner demon.
Sydney Kramer
12.22.15
Design

Snoop Dogg’s Weed Brand Looks Dope

Boxes of marijuana edibles for sophisticated stoners.
Ingrid Kesa
11.17.15
Premieres

This One Goes to 11: Stream Pentagram's New Album, 'Curious Volume'

Bobby's back, baby!
Kim Kelly
8.18.15
Holy Shit

Get Your Doom Groove on With "Sign of the Witch," the Title Track on Orchid's Upcoming New EP

The West Coast Black Sabbath worshippers are back.
Kim Kelly
6.17.15
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