Category Archives: Artists

Favorite Y U NO “Memes”

All of these “memes” tickle me. Though we will be discussing the use of that word.

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Hollywood Unlisted, by Kim Fahey

I totally adore Hollywood Unlisted. It’s one of the most interesting books I’ve run into in the past, say, ten years. Kim Fahey must be one of the most self-actualized human beings who ever strode the planet. A psychic once … Continue reading

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Acid Heroes by Ace Backwords

As a teenager I read several books by Alexander King, and they were a huge influence on my tender psyche. His memoirs formed my concept of what an artist is, and made me decide to grow up to be one. … Continue reading

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Fantazius Mallare: A Mysterious Oath

This weird book was suppressed for many years, not without reason. Plenty of explicit sex, it goes without saying. But the really disturbing part is the beginning, perhaps the most venomous, hate-filled, manic-depressive, pathological piece of literature in circulation. It’s … Continue reading

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A Thousand and One Afternoons in Chicago (1922)- Herman Rosse

I’m all in favor of people telling what books influenced them the most, especially if they are specific about why and how. In my case, one Ur-book towers above all the rest. My grandmother’s books were kept in low, open … Continue reading

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GENERATION ECCH! The Backlash Starts Here

A cultural critic named David Toop once said, “What’s utterly now will soon be thoroughly then; once it becomes then, it might as well be paleolithic….” That’s what this book is all about – the ephemeral nature of “what’s happening … Continue reading

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Inspired by Rubber Tramps: 9 designs

Inspired by the movie Rubber Tramps, 9 t-shirt designs. RELATED: Rubber Tramps

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