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[BEST SONG EVER] Wreck & Reference "Corpse Museum"

[BEST SONG EVER] Wreck & Reference “Corpse Museum”

Oops…Wreck & Reference Did It Again: BREAKING NEWS: One of my current favorite bands, Wreck & Reference, is readying their new full length album ‘Want’ (via The Flenser) and they’ve just premiered the first single. Holy fuck – it is intensely epic and terrifying per usual. It sounds like they’ve sampled a tornado ripping through a...
[CULT TALK] Season of Glass: Alexis Penney

[CULT TALK] Season of Glass: Alexis Penney

photos by Alexis Penney & Hether Fortune   What does it mean to be a modern artist? In an age of obnoxiously short attention spans (present company included) & a general “we don’t care” blase attitude toward everything, it’s hard to pinpoint what gets through and to whom. Now I’m just speculating here because I...
[CULTIST CRUSH] Wreck & Reference Interpreted & Appreciated by Hether Fortune

[CULTIST CRUSH] Wreck & Reference Interpreted & Appreciated by Hether Fortune

I am always drawn to music and art that is as emotionally charged and unhinged as it is carefully controlled and intellectual. Order amidst chaos. Transcendence amidst absolute destruction. Having both the keen awareness of this eternal universal balance and the ability to apply it to your art is much like discovering the key to...
[RIP] Oh Sweet Something: A Post-Lou Reed Rant

[RIP] Oh Sweet Something: A Post-Lou Reed Rant

“Lou Reed is dead.” I woke up with a start yesterday morning, as if I’d forgotten to set an alarm and had missed my flight. You know that feeling when you open your eyes and for a moment you have absolutely no idea where you are? I was on my life partner’s couch. I felt...