Beneath the stars I entered the forest, machete unsheathed. The idea of a gun rejected early in my search. It wasn’t personal enough. I wanted to sever its ability to escape and run my hand over its face—it had no eyes; I wanted to make sure it could… 506 more words
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By the time this album originally came blinking into the daylight from the depths of a small Brussels studio in 1990, James already had a pretty impressive CV to his name. 340 more words
The Damned’s ‘New Rose’, (Dubbed as “the first British Punk single” -note the use of the word “British” here, though we’re sure that this could also be disputed), which was released on the 22nd of November 1976, is still a fantastic blast of amphetamine-fuelled Rock with hooks galore. 43 more words
I open my eyes.
The floor is icy; that’s the first thing I notice. The flagstones are freezing, a leaching cold, and I can feel the warmth of my body seeping into the granite underneath me, though the temperature of the surface itself doesn’t seem to change. 408 more words