Michiel Flament

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The Surreal Paintings of the Occult Magician, Writer & Mountaineer, Aleister Crowley

I am not equipped to judge whether the notorious Aleister Crowley—whom the British press once called “the wickedest man in the world”—was an …

Spirituality

Constantin Brancusi's Visionary Sculptures

Constantin Brancusi<p>More than a century ago, the artist Constantin Brancusi first exhibited his sculptures at the New York Armory Show in 1913. His …

Bad Reputation, A Heartfelt Hardcore Documentary About Joan Jett’s Fabulously Defiant Music Career

<i>Bad Reputation</i> is a long-awaited, well-deserved documentary about the amazing Joan Jett, her incomparable talent and fabulously defiant career, which …

Music

96-Year-Old Holocaust Survivor Fronts a Death Metal Band

As we get older, family and friends may pass away or leave us somehow, but for many of us creativity can be our solace. (Yes, it could also make us …

Death Metal

Analog Tara Puts Techno-Feminist Theory Into Practice

The lack of women's visibility in the world of electronic music had, by the late '90s, exhausted the composer, academic, historian and optimist Tara Rodgers. Roused by the loosely-knit federation of feminists that surfaced out of Riot Grrrl's punky strain of activism, Rodgers set out to address the …

Electronic Music

'Best Shot' docu-series is about more than hoops

For a lot of young boys and girls, basketball is nothing more than a fun game played with friends. For the boys of Central High School in Newark, New …

Winners and People’s Choice of the 2018 National Geographic Travel Photographer of the Year | Colossal

<p>After sifting through nearing 13,000 submissions National Geographic has announced the winners, honorable mentions, and people’s choice of their …

Northern Italy

Ben Stiller Was A Punk Rocker — Here's Proof

Like a lot of creatively restless high-schoolers in the late '70s and early '80s, Ben Stiller was in a band — in this case, a weird and funky post-punk band called Capital Punishment. Now that Stiller is a movie and TV star, Capital Punishment's one and only album, 1982's <i>Roadkill</i>, is getting its …

Music

Riveting Documentary Sheds Light On 'Dark Money' In Montana Politics

Which is worse, corruption you can see or corruption you can't? In <i>Dark Money</i>, a documentary about invisible corporate shenanigans in her home state of Montana, director Kimberly Reed makes the incisive case that the latter threatens to sink our democracy outright.<p>If 98 movie minutes about the …

Stories Of Wartime, Transformed Through Music

Rahim Alhaj is a composer and musician from Baghdad. He was repeatedly imprisoned and tortured for speaking out under Saddam Hussein's regime. Alhaj fled his native country in 1991 — first going to Jordan, then Syria. He says that he heard that the Iraqi secret police intended to murder him abroad. …

Kate NV's Surreal Short Film Captures 'The Beauty In Simple Things'

There is not only love in a dedication, but an understanding of what it means to love that person or place or thing. Single songs and entire books are dedicated to lovers and family and enemies, and all that comes with them. The Russian electronic musician Kate NV's new album is simply titled <i>для …

New Albums

He invented the Klingon language for ‘Star Trek.’ But how?

Marc Okrand, 69, is often asked how to say “I love you” in Klingon, but the closest phrase is actually “I dis-hate you.” He lives in Adams Morgan.<p><b>Klingon is this big deal now. It’s had a quarterly journal, a fiction and poetry magazine, there’s a Klingon opera, there are Klingon translations of</b> …

Science Fiction

A Preview of the Stunning Artwork Featured in Volume 48 of Hi-Fructose Magazine

Volume 48 of <i>Hi-Fructose: The New Contemporary Art Magazine</i> has been announced and will feature artwork by talented contemporary artists from all over …

Art

Learn the History of Indian Philosophy in a 62 Episode Series from The History of Philosophy Without Any Gaps: The Buddha, Bhagavad-Gita, Non Violence & More

The belief in a singular, coherent “Western tradition” in philosophy has led to a very insular, Eurocentric view in philosophy departments, as Jay L. …

The Joyful Cities Of Bodys Isek Kingelez

The Congolese artist Bodys Isek Kingelez had a vision of the future — and he built it out of soda cans, bottle caps, cookie packages, matchboxes, colored paper and corrugated cardboard.<p>More than 30 of his wildly colorful architectural models are now on display in "Bodys Isek Kingelez: City Dreams," …

Amy Adams Gives An Unforgettable Performance In HBO's 'Sharp Objects'

A new miniseries adapted from Gillian Flynn's novel stars Adams as a newspaper reporter who returns to her small hometown to investigate the disappearance of one girl and the murder of another.<p>Transcript<p>DAVID BIANCULLI, HOST:<p>This is FRESH AIR. I'm TV critic David Bianculli. This Sunday, HBO begins …

Wine & Whine: 32 Sweaty, Sticky Songs For Your Sweaty, Sticky Life

You're 22, just finished a grueling two-hour nap and have $8.43 left on your prepaid debit card. A friend of a high school acquaintance's cousin invited you to brunch, but you lost your metro pass (again) and free-range restaurant eggs cost a minimum $6. What do you do? You charge to the grocery …

A Kinetic Sculpture Twists and Morphs Based on the Fibonacci Sequence | Colossal

<p>Wales-based sculptor Ivan Black creates large-scale kinetic sculptures that are inspired by mathematical formulae and minimal design. One of his …

Young Chefs In El Salvador Are Breathing New Life Into Traditional Cuisine

Cristina Reyes Clark winds her way through the bustling market in El Salvador's capital city, San Salvador, stopping to touch and smell fruits and vegetables along the way. Young, tattooed and dressed in shorts, she stands out in the traditional farmers market full of conservative <i>abuelas</i> …

El Salvador

John Coltrane's 'Lost Album' Is A Window Into His Pursuit Of The Impossible

The improbable new release by John Coltrane, <i>Both Directions at Once: The Lost Album</i>, arrives with the excitement of a rare celestial event. A small trove of previously unissued studio material recorded by the saxophonist and his quartet on a single day in 1963, it has already caused a commotion …

Horns

The Science Of Psychedelics, A Genre-Busting Western, And Perfect Poetry For Summer

This summer, <i>All Things Considered</i> is on the hunt for great reading recommendations. In our first installment, John Evans, owner of Diesel, A Bookstore, in California, shares his suggestions. Click the audio link above to hear him describe these great summer reads:<p>How to Change Your Mind: What the …

3 Surprising Things That Are Totally Better in a Cast Iron Skillet — Tips from The Kitchn

As a cast iron-loving cook, I sometimes get weary of all the rumors about things you should not cook in cast iron pans (spoiler: there is nothing you …

This Baked "Fried" Chicken Is Calling Your Name — Delicious Links

<i>Kitchn's</i> <i>Delicious Links</i><i> column highlights recipes we're excited about from the bloggers we love. Follow along every weekday as we post our …

Cooking

'Yellowstone' Is A Sophisticated Effort To Create Prestige TV For Rural America

The family drama <i>Yellowstone</i> debuts Wednesday on the newly named Paramount Network. Written by Taylor Sheridan, it stars Kevin Costner as a patriarch who owns a ranch as big as Rhode Island.<p>Transcript<p>AUDIE CORNISH, HOST:<p>Kevin Costner returns to television tonight in the debut of the Paramount …

Milk Carton Kids' 'All The Things That I Did...' Captures A Duo In Transition

<i>Note: NPR's First Listen audio comes down after the album is released. However, you can still listen with the Spotify or Apple Music playlist at the bottom of the page.</i><p>The Milk Carton Kids' Joey Ryan and Kenneth Pattengale have long drawn influence from the rich vocal harmonies of Simon & …

Acoustic Guitar

If The First Season Of 'Detroiters' Flew Under Your Radar, Adjust Your Settings

"There are no second chances in life, except to feel remorse."<p>Spanish novelist Carlos Ruiz Zafón said that.<p>But what does <i>he</i> know.<p>Case in point: If you missed the 10-episode first season of the Comedy Central series <i>Detroiters</i> last year, that was a mistake. Acknowledge it, accept it, and take heart in …

These beautiful sculptures were too strange to last

Side Note<p>Jun—17—2018 12:30PM EST<p>The Mudflats Sculptures were an early victim of Bay Area development<p>Outline Staff<p>Before the Bay Area became overran …

Thom Yorke of Radiohead Reimagined as Popular 1980s Action Heroes

<i>Thom Yorke: The Last Action Hero</i> is a stellar new art project, created by Brazilian artist Butcher Billy, that reimagines musician Thom Yorke as …

Melody's Echo Chamber Makes Psychedelic Music For An Enchanted Planet

Melody Prochet makes music for an enchanted planet. It's been five years since the French musician has released a new record as Melody's Echo Chamber. <i>Bon Voyage</i> is a welcome return to her wildly imaginative psychedelic sphere swirled in rhythmic shuffles, wailing synths and recklessly buoyant …

Psychedelia

This Death Metal Commercial For Japanese Ramen Is Most Metal Commercial Ever?

Japan, we love you.The post This Death Metal Commercial For Japanese Ramen Is Most Metal Commercial Ever? appeared first on Metal Injection.