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NSFW | “MACHOS” | New Film by Antonio Da Silva | Don’t Watch Unless You Like Lots and Lots of D

MACHOS by Antonio Da Silva In February this year (2017) Antonio Da Silva went to Mexico to produce the new film about Mexican men (MACHOS). Antonio Da Silva states, “Sex with Mexicans can be very exciting and dangerous. The macho attitude makes aggressive and rude sex to be common not just between gay men but with straight men […]

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Little Dragon – “Strobe Light” Music Video

Little Dragon haver shared a new video for “Strobe Light. ” Directed by Kristin-Lee Moolman and IB Kamara, and shot in Johannesburg, highlighting two dancers who wear dresses and are challenging South Africa’s moral taboos. “We wanted to make a film that celebrates two dancers from Johannesburg and that feeling of being young and creating your […]

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Prophets Of Rage Share “Living On The 110″ Music Video

“The Rage Against The Machine/Public Enemy/Cypress Hill supergroup Prophets Of Rage are getting ready to release their self-titled debut, and they got Michael Moore to direct their video for first single “Unfuck The World.” For their second video, they don’t have a big-name director attached — or, anyway, none is credited — but they still […]

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Ice Balloons – “Fallen Family” Music Video

The graphics complement the song’s distinct undertones of relationships within families. Trainor’s stark, choppy animation, initially all hand-drawn cells painstakingly traced with sharpies, dives into an enigmatic worldly familial symbolism with mysterious wryness. The song itself is about failed Christmas gathering where family goodwill has been entirely replaced. From the minds of mischief makers, no-wave, […]

Fashion

Protesting Shell with Fisherman-Inspired Fashion

“People need to be more aware these days and not afraid to speak out” – Rushemy Botter Dazed reports– As one of the oldest institutions of its kind in Europe, the Royal Academy of Art in Antwerp boasts an impressive list of alumni. From contemporary designers like Demna Gvasalia, Kris Van Assche and Haider Ackermann to stylist Olivier […]

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60/60 Brier Holloway Menswear Collection

Photographer- Claire McIntyre |clairemmcintyre | www.claire-mcintyre-uk.com Designer: Brier Holloway  @brierholloway MUA: Szandra Tóth @szannymakeup Model1: Leone Sankoh @leone.mon Model2: Jordan Abai @jordzbai Stylist: Muriel McIntyre @mu.a.r.t Assistant: Zenty Suraya @zentyazphotography These were stills shot during a fashion film shoot, collaborating with designer Brier Holloway on her final menswear collection called 60/60. Photography by Claire McIntyre. Models are Leone Sankoh, Jordan […]

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Wolf Parade – “Valley Boy”

‘ The soaring choruses, rousing anthems, sprawling guitars and chaotic keys that make up Wolf Parade are on proud display over the course of Cry Cry Cry, the band’s thunderous first album in seven years. That unique combination of sounds and influences, spearheaded by electric co-frontmen Spencer Krug and Dan Boeckner—a complex yet relatable, energetic […]

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In Your Face Shoe Edititorial by Emilio Tini

Photograph by Emilio Tini in collaboration with Icarius, See more at Icarius.com   Models:  Nathaniel Visser Iasonas Laios Julian Schneyder | D’Men Make Up Artist | Giorgia Faggi Hair stylist | Gianluca Guaitoli | Greenapple Agency Style Assistants | Dario Grillo Eleonora Ramondetti Production | Emilio Tini Studio

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The Grape & The Grain Take Vintage Approach On New Video for “Holy Rollin”

Upstate NY’s honorary ambassadors of acid-washed rock and roll are back with a new video for their song “Holy Rollin”! As we’ve come to expect from The Grape & The Grain this new video, which recently premiered via New Noise Magazine, speaks to the bands affinity for the infectious fusion of swampy blues and the booming sonics of 70’s era classic rock. In essence, the song is an upbeat […]

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Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark – “The Punishment of Luxury” Music Video

With their 13th studio album ‘The Punishment Of Luxury’ out September 1st via 100% Records, synth-pop pioneers Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark release new single and the title track impacting September 1st. ‘The Punishment of Luxury’ is written, recorded, produced and mixed by OMD – Andy McCluskey and Paul Humphreys- pairing crushing electro rhythms with […]

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Rob Halford of Judas Priest to Receive the ‘Lemmy Lifetime Achievement Award’

  FIRST WAVE OF PERFORMANCES TO INCLUDE  HALESTORM, BODY COUNT, STARSET and POWER TRIP   TICKETS ON-SALE TODAY FOR TUESDAY, OCTOBER 24 AT THE NOVO IN DOWNTOWN LOS ANGELES (HERE) The first-ever LOUDWIRE MUSIC AWARDS—the ultimate rock ‘n’ roll award ceremony and concert—announced today (July 19) that the GRAMMY Award–winning ROB HALFORD of JUDAS PRIEST, one […]

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Blanck Mass – “The Rat” Video

“The video itself is a bit of fun and was filmed on a family vacation, but somehow I feel it represents discontent within a capitalist regime and a world full of sugar-coated sh*t,” Power said in the press release.   From ‘World Eater,’ out now on Sacred Bones Records. Digital LP/CD Filmed by John Marsden […]

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The Lemon Twigs – “Night Song”

‘Night Song’ by The Lemon Twigs, from the ‘Brothers of Destruction’ EP. Released September 22nd on 4AD HERE “At the beginning of 2015 we had songs left over from the “Do Hollywood” sessions, so we decided to record them at home in New York on our 8 track. The 6 songs make up a new […]

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The Horrors – “Machine” Music Video

Today, The Horrors shared their music video for “Machine.” Directed by Jon Emmony. 3D animation is quickly becoming one of my favorite forms of art. Press release reports: The video for ‘Machine’ is based around the concept of computer simulation. The creatures, formed from sections cut and twisted from insects, crustaceans and bone are arranged […]

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Broken Social Scene – “Vanity Pail Kids” Music Video

Hug Of Thunder marks the fifth studio album from Canadian alt-rock supergroup Broken Social Scene, their first in seven years. Founded in ‘99 by Kevin Drew and Brendan Canning, the new album features 17 players including original members Emily Haines and Jimmy Shaw of Metric, Amy Millan and Evan Cranley of Stars, Charles Spearin and […]

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Hercules & Love Affair – “Omnion” Video Feat. Sharon Van Etten

Having set the pace with the 80’s electro-house of ‘Controller’ at the start of the year, Hercules & Love Affair switch down a gear for the single ‘Omnion’ feat. Sharon Van Etten. This a triumphant sliver of tuneful electronica and the title track of their forthcoming album. Taken from the upcoming album ‘Omnion’ out 1/9/17 […]

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Listen to Green Day And Rancid Frontmen’s New Supergroup Armstrongs

Today marks the release of “If There Was Ever a Time” by Armstrongs – a group featuring Tim (Operation Ivy/Rancid/Transplants), Billie Joe (Green Day), Joey (SWMRS), and Rey Armstrong. Releasing the track via Hellcat Records, Armstrongs will donate 100 percent of proceeds to 924 Gilman: a DIY, nonprofit, all-ages venue for music, art, and community […]

Fashion

Grungy Gentleman Spring/Summer 2018 NYFW: Actors & NFL Players Hit theRunway

Jace Lipstein, designer and founder of Grungy Gentleman, debuted his Spring/Summer 2018 collection during his NYFW: Men’s runway show at Dream Downtown on Thursday, July 13th.  Along with the Spring/Summer ‘18 collection, Lipstein also showcased the Grungy Gentleman x Indiana University collection as an Indiana University Alumni, which will be available this coming August 2017. Models donned Maui […]

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“Just, Don’t” by Streetwear Label Manhattan Knights

On Thursday, streetwear label Manhattan Knights caused a stir as a dozen models adorned in the brand’s satirical “Just, Don’t” collection of tees, hoodies, and more, arrived at the Luar fashion show in a vintage gold Cadillac convertible and were immediately swarmed by street style photographers. Where was the real runway moment at Cadillac House? On the street. The evolution […]

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SUPERFRUIT Share Another Gender Fucking New Video – “Worth it (Perfect)”

SUPERFRUIT has been leaking a stream of new videos lately. Today they’ve dropped “Worth it (Perfect).” SUPERFRUIT is comprised of Mitch Grassi and Scott Hoying, both founding and current members of the 3x Grammy Award-winning, multi-platinum a cappella group Pentatonix. The first part of their two-part debut studio album Future Friends – Part One is out now via RCA […]

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Josh Homme Chats About New Album “Villains,” Jazz & Working with Mark Ronson

Queen Of The Stone Age frontman Josh Homme sat down with Danielle Perry from Absolute Radio to chat about the new album, listening to jazz in the morning, and the creative process behind creating new music. We kind of love Josh Homme from our toes to the top of our head.

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Kingswood Cover Destiny’s Child ‘Say My Name’ for Like A Version

Kingswood kinda get shady for triple j’s Like A Version covering Destiny’s Child’s ‘Say My Name.’ Like A Version is a segment on Australian radio station triple j. Every Friday morning a musician or band comes into the studio to play one of their own songs and a cover of a song they love. You […]

Health Queer News

HIV Prevention Video For Guys Who Hate Condoms

The PrEP Project is safer sex-ed for the 21st century, taking the fear out of the HIV epidemic with fun and outrageous frankness. We address what guys really do in bed, free from judgement, stigma, and shame. With Mr. Leather LA as your guide, learn about PrEP, undetectable status, STIs and more! Please read our […]

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LGBTQ Fiber Artists in Todd Oldham-designed QUEER THREADS book lead hands-on crafting and talk at San Francisco Art Book Fair

  Join the Bay-Area artists featured in the recently launched art book, Queer Threads: Crafting Identity and Community (co–edited and designed by Todd Oldham with independent curator John Chaich and published by AMMO Books) for a talk, book-signing, and hands-on crochet jam as part of the 2nd annual San Francisco Art Book Fair. The first–ever of its kind, the 192-page coffee table book spotlights an international, intergenerational, intersectional mix of 30 artists who are expanding the binaries of art, craft, and gender by remixing fiber craft traditions such as crochet, embroidery, knitting, macramé, quilting, and sewing. The hard cover, 8×10 volume features full–color spreads of each artist’s work paired with interviews led by makers and thinkers from the worlds of dance, design, fashion, media, music, museums, scholarship, including: Jonathan Adler, Justin Vivian Bond, Costello Tagliapietra, Michael Cunningham, Tim Gunn, Kathleen Hanna, Bill T. Jones, Glenn Ligon, JD Samson, and Mickalene Thomas.   The book expands on exhibition of the same name, which was dubbed “Judiciously racy” by The New York Times and “Cozy, erotic, thoughtful, and keenly engaged with contemporary art’s shifting paradigms” by The Boston Globe, as it traveled from the Leslie–Lohman Museum of Gay and Lesbian Art in Manhattan to the Maryland Institute College of Art and Boston Center for the Arts from 2014-16. Queer Threads: Crafting Identity and Community is also available at Ammobooks.com, Amazon.com, and in select museums and bookstores. Artist Jai Carrillo (whose work […]

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The Dead Milkmen Sign to The Giving Groove Label | “Welcome to the End of the World”

Philanthropic Label The Giving Groove Signs the Dead Milkmen; Welcome to the End of the World Out This Fall PHILADELPHIA, PA – July 11, 2017 – Philanthropic record label The Giving Groove is pleased to announce the signing of Philly punk icons the Dead Milkmen to its roster. For more nearly 35 years, the Milkmen have […]

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“Freak Show” is the Closing Night Gala Film at Outfest this Sunday | Watch Clip

Director Trudie Styler’s FREAK SHOW will play Outfest Los Angeles as the Closing Night Gala film this Sunday, July 16. The film stars Alex Lawther, Abigail Breslin, Laverne Cox, Ian Nelson, AnnaSophia Robb and Bette Midler. Based on the award-winning cult novel by James St. James, FREAK SHOW tells the moving, heartbreaking and hilarious story of Billy Bloom, a boldly confident and eccentric teenager who faces intolerance and persecution at […]

Fashion

LANDLORD Spring/Summer 2018

  For LANDLORD’s Spring/Summer 2018 collection, Creative Director, Ryohei Kawanishi, finds inspiration in reggae music and style. Before coming to New York, Kawanishi lived in East London’s Dalston Junction neighborhood, where while surrounded by a fusion of Afro-Caribbean, Asian and European cultures, he was often immersed in the energy of reggae music. Kawanishi continues to […]

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Good Kid – “Witches” Animated Lyric Video

Good Kid is a band of friends who met at the University of Toronto. They all like three of the same things: Music, computers and video games – the latter two being a constant inspiration for music writing (as you can see in the video). They are full-time software developers, but still write music, play […]

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Holy Fuck – “Bird Brains” Music Video

Toronto’s Holy Fuck have announced a new EP called Bird Brains out next week. The title track arrives today along with a video by Allison Johnston in which a bird-man of sorts gets freaky in the club. As Johnston explains in a press release, the clip explores “the idea of mass hysteria, and how easily a […]

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Shabazz Palaces – “Welcome To Quazarz” Video

At the end of the week, Shabazz Palaces are releasing two new albums — Quazarz: Born On A Gangster Star and Quazarz Vs. The Jealous Machines (both are streaming now ). Today they’ve shared a video for “Welcome To Quazarz.” Quazarz: Born On A Gangster Star and Quazarz Vs. The Jealous Machines are both out 7/14 […]

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Nine Inch Nails – “Less Than” Music Video

We welcome Nine Inch Nails back into our lives with open arms. “Nine Inch Nails gave us the bracing Not The Actual Events EP for Christmas, and Trent Reznor recently explained that it was the first in a series of three EPs, with the second coming before NIN’s first live performance of 2017. Well, their first […]

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Familia: Trans Queer Liberation Movement Takes Award-Winning Latinx Documentary on a California Community Tour

Los Angeles, CA — Familia: Trans Queer Liberation Movement (Familia: TQLM) launches a five-city CA tour of “El Canto Del Colibri” in collaboration with Frameline and The California Endowment. The tour was launched in San Diego on June 23, 2017 in partnership with the San Diego LGBTQ Community Center and will continue with the second […]