Elias Bender Rønnenfelt of Iceage has a new album out with his side-project Marching Church, and a new video to boot.
FILM FAN: BROOKS STERLING
There’s a breed of tech-evading photographers out there who shun digital and praise film. Brooks Sterling is one of those people. Listen to him explain his ethos here.
MC BOOK IS BACK IN STOCK – USA
If we ever hear the phrase “congestion in ports” again, we’re gonna lose it. After a trying couple of months stuck in a traffic jam at the docks, our hardcover 10 Years of Monster Children books are back in stock and rested as ever.
EVERYBODY IN: EPISODE 9 // HO99O9
For episode nine of our web music series, Everybody In, directed by Eddie Obrand and produced by MC and D’Blanc, we trail experimental hip-hop / punk / whatever-the-fuck band Ho99o9 for a day in Los Angeles. Watch as Eaddy and theOGM give a tour of their Eastside abode, introduce you to their sex dolls, smoke a bunch of herb, and slaughter a set at The Superchief Gallery in Downtown LA.
NEW MUSIC: FAITH HEALER
Faith Healer is Jessica Jalbert, and Jessica Jalbert is awesome. She’s just released a new album, Cosmic Troubles. Get a taste of it here.
YOUR STARS WITH CHARLES MANSON
This is your time of year, dear Aries! The full moon in Leo emphasises all that is important to you in love and relationships, and usually a full moon like this would expose exactly who the Devil is and who God is, but guess what, man? I’m free! You see me locked in a cell, but I’m at Chipotle right now, and I’m getting extra everything!
PEOPLE: BERT KRAK
Recently we packed our editor, Big Crom, off to Smith Street Tattoo Parlour in Brooklyn and had Bert Krak do what he does best. He tattooed a big bosomed Hawaiian woman on Big Crom’s forearm and we got it all on camera.
WATCH: STYLE BY JOE PEASE
“To do a dull thing with style is preferable to doing a dangerous thing without it / To do a dangerous thing with style is what I call art.” – Charles Bukowski
BEHIND THE SHOT: RIOTS IN MINNESOTA
We turned a corner right into a shit show. One second drunk students were shouting, next some kids pulled out a street sign and blasted it into the nearest car. Once those windows shattered all hell broke loose. These kids were going fucking bonkers.
ARE CONJOINED TWINS BURIED IN V-SHAPED COFFINS?
Why haven’t waterproof cigarettes been invented yet? Is Delta Airlines just Greyhound with wings bolted on? And what do lizards really think of chocolate? These answers and more inside.
SCHOOL’S OUT SURF TRIP
Liam is a 16 year old photographer who took up the craft in the last year or so. When we asked him if he often skips school if the surf’s good, he replied “of course.”
PLAYLIST: JASON LEE
Jason Lee is what we like to call a ‘Jack of All Trades.’ He’s an actor who is also a skateboarder who is also a photographer who is also the creator of this week’s Monster Children playlist, titled ‘At Random.’
We caught up with artist Jesse Dolman to get a little insight into the show FEED, which opens Friday 27th March at the Byron School of Arts Project Space in Mullumbimby. We found out his mum thinks he’s weird.
TOP 7 REDDIT ASK ME ANYTHINGS
Action Bronson just completed his Ask Me Anything (AMA) over on Reddit, and it was hilarious. Bill Murray, Snoop Dogg, Keanu Reeves and Harrison Ford have all answered questions posed by randoms over the internet, too. See some of the best exchanges here.
NEW MUSIC: UNKNOWN MORTAL ORCHESTRA
UMO just released the video to their latest single, “Multi-Love”, and it’s multi-functional, because you can download a game that coincides with the video.
INTERVIEW: THE JESUS AND MARY CHAIN
This November marks the 30th anniversary of Jesus and Mary Chain’s Psychocandy. We were fortunate to catch up with founder and lead singer Jim Reid to talk about the making of Psychocandy and the legendary highs and lows of the Jesus and Mary Chain. Ladies and gentlemen, Mr. Jim Reid.
LENS: ***TRUST*** IN SAN FRANCISCO
On a recent trip to San Francisco for the premiere of ***TRUST***, Josh Wilson brought along his camera to capture fellow skaters Paul Young, Dick Rizzo, Zach Bonime, Nick Ferrogari, Adrian Vega, Justin Ching and Brendan Carroll.
NEW MUSIC: TURN TO CRIME
Turn To Crime’s new single ‘Without A Care’ is so good it makes me wanna do something stupid and end up in handcuffs.
BLACK & WHITE: SKATEBOARDING IN SLOVENIA
Luke Paige is a young photographer based in Slovenia who wanted to create something different to what we’re used to seeing in skateboard photography. No wide-angle shots, no special tricks – just simple skateboarding.
Barcelona’s Secret Surf Scene
A stubborn surf scene is blowing up in Barcelona, and the culture’s flourishing like crazy. Photographer and designer Emil Kozak and the dudes at ACID magazine give us the scoop on how and why.