Dancing To Dead Vibrations The Fall’s first two records managed to outline many of the tenets of post-punk while punk itself was still getting going. While most post-punk bands were breaking away…


At 88, the film-maker, Kenneth Anger, writer and occultist is still creating his dark magic, and this weekend is showcasing the works of two women artists he knew – one of whom, he…


Noon, I’m cruising Union Street in Cow Hollow, though I don’t know why. This quaint, tree lined strip of boutique shops and cafes in the shadow of the Golden Gate has long…




Whereas materialists suppose mind to be the product of electrical activity within the brain, dualists are enticed by the idea of the brain as a receiver. These views are often presented in false dichotomy, reflecting the…


“Religion is the impotence of the human mind to deal with occurrences it cannot understand.” ~ Karl Marx “A lie told often enough becomes the truth.” ~ Vladimir Lenin “Reality leaves a…


(Originally published on equanimousrex.com) We’ve grown taller, exploding out of our carapace. Rising up from long forgotten stunted forms more prone to limb-climbing, back in the days of arboreal Eden. We rocket…



I had one of those “I feel old” moments at a party the other week when this self professed comic snob started chatting me up. He was way younger than me and…


Stories of a Bigfoot-like creature transcend cultures and continents over millennia; but is it pure myth, an actual animal or traces of transcended beings? I have spent the past few decades fascinated…