Angel Dust

  • Blogs

    July 6, 2012

    139 More Drag Names To Tickle Your Tucked Privates!

    Sarabelle Palsy read my blog about the fab drag characters like herself who paraded off the boat at the Fire Island invasion on Wednesday. And Sarabelle told me she's come up with several thousand more such names! Brace yourself for an exhaustively researched and punny bunch of wordplay fit for a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 27, 2012

    Miami Cannibal Rudy Eugene Wasn't High On Bath Salts When He Ate A Homeless Man's Face

    It turns out the "Miami Cannibal" who ate a homeless man's face in Florida last month wasn't under the influence of bath salts at the time of the attack. In fact, the only drug the medical examiner found in his system was marijuana, according to a report released today.This, in our humble opinion, m ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 21, 2011

    Download: Tracks By Charlie Looker's Extra Life And Sculptress

    ​Charlie Looker has spent 10 years in New York art-rock anomalies--Lavender, Zs, Period, Extra Life, Sculptress, even (briefly) Dirty Projectors. The common thread is always the place where the vulnerable sentiment of indie rock collides with the jagged rhythms of contemporary composition; Loo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 31, 2011

    Gil Scott-Heron, R.I.P.

    Mischa RichterGil Scott-Heron died on Friday. He was 62. ​You know why Gil never had much love for that ill-conceived Godfather of Rap tag. If you're already your own genre, you don't need the weak currency offered by another. If you're a one-off, why would you want to bask in the reflected gl ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 8, 2010

    Don't Make Your Own Angel Dust, People

    ​Don't treat it like just another recipe off the Food Channel. Jerry Castaldo learned this the hard way, as he describes in his memoir, Brooklyn NY: A Grim Retrospective--a gritty tale of dark struggle set in the '70s. Writes Cataldo: "Stevie and I had the bright idea that we could make our ... More >>

  • Music

    October 13, 2010

    Linkin Park Made Their OK Computer

    All hail A Thousands Suns, the finest dystopian fusion a major label can buy

  • Blogs

    July 6, 2010

    Live: Faith No More Invade Williamsburg, Still Care A Lot

    Faith No More East River State Park Friday, July 2 We are gathered here this evening with our backs to the sunset to watch a reunited Faith No More play the East River State Park, a former shipping dock in Williamsburg consisting of seven mostly un-shaded acres, part concrete slab, part lawn, par ... More >>