WATCH: Life After Death From Above 1979
So I’ve been listening to Death From Above 1979 a shit tonne lately. It’s become the theme music of my everyday life. I order a meal at a Thai restaurant and I see the chef going to town in the kitchen throwing live chickens around to ‘Dead Womb’. An absolute babe walks past me in the furniture store,…
FREE BAGS FROM BURTON
That’s right, free shit, it keeps the world going, it turns people into vicious beasts. I once saw a grown man push over a small child for a handful of stickers and a magazine. Times are tough, for that kid.
Watch: Sample Issue 1 – Jonathan Zawada, Thomas Bexon, Cat Rabbit, Dan O’Toole
Brett Brown’s a Sydney based filmmaker, a full blown legend and always wears a beanie. He also thinks I stole his jacket.
Blue Moon by Dion Agius
I’m leaving town, baby. I’m leaving town for sure. Well, then you won’t be bothered with me hanging round your door. Well, that’s all right, that’s all right. That’s all right now mama, anyway you do.
Hey Melbourne, you you go to this, all of you.
Never Forget The Warriors
Alessandro Simonetti grew up in a small town in the north east of Italy called Bassano del Grappa, where he somehow discovered and started documenting the sacred quadrant: graffiti, skateboarding, punk and hip-hop. Simonetti honed his photographic skills at the finest Italian institutions (he’s a professor!), before hightailing it to New York City, where he became…
MUSIC WE MISSED: YESTERDAY’S CHILDREN
If Yesterday’s Children were here today, they wouldn’t cancel concerts because of sore throats.
Listen: Jonathan Wilson – Desert Raven
Johnathan Wilson is going to take you somewhere. Don’t fight it, just close your eyes and let it happen.
FROM THE MAG: Bleddyn Butcher
Nick Cave, Mick Harvey, Rowland S Howard, Tracy Pew and Phil Calvert were The Birthday Party, and they were a hot spray of bloody spittle in the face of those dreadful bands that filled the void left by punk.
2014 Photo Annual Flip-Through
Let our new friend Sophie take you through the pages of the 2014 Monster Children Photo Annual.
Seinfeld in Parliament
Oh god, just watch, just watch.
PEOPLE: JAMIE BROWNE
Jamie Browne is an artist from Sydney, Australia, whose brilliant drawings you may recognize from Volcom tees and posters or from his own growing portfolio. We asked him a few things about pizzas and puns.
HUNGRY CASTLE MAKE COOL SHIT
Stumbling around any major festival this year you may have been saved by a giant head of Lionel Richie, or a massive cat’s head with lazer eyes. These large scale pieces of art have been helping festivalees meet their lost friends, make new friends or provided a decent reason to take a selfie. Based out…
PORTUGAL. THE MAN – AUSTRALIAN TOUR
Here’s what you are doing if you’re in Australia in one of these cities in the next month. You’re going to see Portugal the Man, and it’s on MC and Corona Extra. We know what Australia thinks of the band, but what does the band think of us? Singer John Gourley said they love us. That’s an exact quote. Legend.
NICK CAVE – STAGGER LEE @ AUSTIN CITY LIMITS
Nick Cave Performs Stagger Lee live at Austin City Limits.
LENS: GRAHAM WALZER
Graham Walzer is a Los Angeles based photographer who has been photographing his father and his science experiments for a long time. His dad is not a professional scientist. He is just a dad with a love for chemical reactions and things that go ka-boom.
TOP 7 BROOKLYN SPOTS: DAN FUNDERBURGH
What catches the eye of a detail orientated artist like Brooklyn-based artist Dan Funderburgh? Find out as he shares his seven favorite Brooklyn spots with us.
MC TEES ON SALE NOW
Here at Monster Children we do more than print your favourite magazine in the world, we sometimes get it together enough to release a new range of t-shirts and these are our favourite yet. Mike Giant drew us a new Monster type, graphic artist Brian Steely designed us a three-eyed Dire Wolf and the king…
Shark Toof Mural Shocker
My old buddy, Ed Zipco, wrote me this letter today. I think you should read it. It’s about an important thing. I’ve left all his grammar and spelling mistakes in because I am lazy and fat and I masturbate. “Hey Hey Jason, I’ve never done a kickstarter before but I’m doing it nowwww and I…
SYLVÉ COLLESS – HARMONIA
Sylvé is all grown up now, after trying her hand at architecture and art school, she settled for a career as a fashion photographer, a damn good one at that.