Categories
Ashtray Chat cool shit

Good Afternoon Survivors // Sorry Stella Immanuel MD, “Demon Semen” is © Simon Drax // New Wyrd Daze // More (Maybe)

From two days ago, when her shit hit the fan.

Screen Shot 2020-07-29 at 4.53.04 PM

Damn! Dunno about facebook, but she’s up and, um, PREACHING on twitter. Brave masochistic souls may follow the epic flame-out to come here. I’ll be there. Oh yes. Maybe I’ll offer her guidance! That’s probably a very bad idea. I’ll just sit and listen. Will report back. PS: Am I evil?

† † †

New WYRD DAZE

Screen Shot 2020-07-29 at 6.05.52 PM

 

Leigh Wright and crew have done it again! The new issue is great, featuring HOOKLAND and MARIA STRUTZ.  Get it here. PDF version recommended.

Screen Shot 2020-07-29 at 6.30.06 PM

 

† † †

More?

Maybe later, well see. Right now I’m melting at my desk. 91° in the Drax Chamber. First world problems. I have a toilet. And running water.

Ω

 

Categories
Art Ashtray Chat cool shit Photography

Good Evening Misfits // The Creep’s Picks for This Terrific Week

ALIENS_Henriksen_Paxton_"Drake"

via @lancehenriksen. ALIENS opened today, July 18, 1986. We were there!

B17_OnBridge

via @RealSardonicus

Gigan_Handler

via @AventuraObscura. Gigan and his handler.

Thor_MidgardSerpent

“Benjamin” Somebody (we tried to find proper credit). Via Pinterest. Thor faces the Midgard Serpent.

Aaaaand…

Japanese Exorcist Poster

via @DoctorWynn and @WilliamFriedkin

Ω

Categories
Art Ashtray Chat BLACK LIVES MATTER Books cool shit

GOOD EVENING MISFITS // Holy Shit, We Haven’t Posted for a Week // Ain’t Life Grand // Nick Mamatas // ALIEN Shorts // The Creep’s Rather Shameless Pic of the Week // But First…

EbjYB_UXkAAZeaD

Anato Finnstark

It’s called Imago, Third Part, but I’ve decided this painting is about the birth/emergence of a soul. That, or possibly a promo for GHOST RIDER: GOTHIC from Marvel fucking Comics. Which is not a thing. But perhaps it should be.

Related Images…

IMG_2412

Source unknown

IMG_2414

Artist: Mahlon Blaine

† † †

Ain’t Life Grand?

Screen Shot 2020-06-28 at 9.48.35 AMScreen Shot 2020-06-28 at 2.21.28 PMScreen Shot 2020-06-28 at 2.20.37 PM

But you know. Troopers. Life CAN be grand. I firmly believe we are all participants in a major change for this country. Something seismic and long overdue. Look at this photo.

Screen Shot 2020-06-28 at 2.57.13 PM

Tiana Day, 17, of San Ramon, Calif., led a march across the Golden Gate Bridge. John G Mabanglo/EPA, via Shutterstock

Look at her. That’s Gloriana Blitz, baby. Seventeen fucking years old. The world she’s about to inherit is in pretty rough shape, mate. I don’t need to find the pictures, we’re seeing it all the time every day: the pandemic, the televised execution of George Floyd, the righteous cry of ENOUGH, The Black Lives Matter Movement, the daily idiocy of the Walking-Catastrophy-in-Chief… and the insistence on hate. Man, some people love their hate. And I think a lot of them are perfectly willing to die to defend their right to hate. Young Tiana Day and friends have much to do.

We all have much to do.

There’s more to come. Personal shit and the like. But for right now…

† † †

 

Nick Mamatas’ MOVE UNDER GROUND Reissued!

Move

“Can’t say I’m crazy about the paint job…” — Robert Neville, The Omega Man. But never mind that! “The instant cult classic MOVE UNDER GROUND is back! Kerouac, Lovecraft, more!”

“Readers will be enthralled, chilled, and astonished.” — Tom Piccirilli, author of A Choir of Ill Children

Signed copies: Books Inc.

† † †

3 ALIEN SHORTS

I guess these have been around for a while. I enjoyed them for the first time the other day. They’re excellent! Some rough spots. Obviously these 3 share a common lineage and financial parenthood. I should investigate, but I’m too lazy. Enjoy!

Which brings us to…

The Creep in the Art Department’s Pic of the Week

IMG-2403

Devin Williams Photography

Um, The Creep says “the usual hate mail can be addressed to the same useless black box, lodged as it is with several thousand gobs of spam, unmet desires, stale dreams, nicotine, and beloved books nobody reads.”

All for now, Troopers. Carry on.

Ω

Categories
Art Ashtray Chat Beautiful cool shit Design

The Creep in the Art Department’s Pic of the Week

John Everette Millais_Nuns Gravedigging

John Everett Millais, The Vale of Rest (1829 – 1896)

The runners-up:

EZ_eWVAWsAEz5Pk

Pretty sure this is Jim Steranko

EZ_itegXYAARKxv

Unknown/Uncredited / via @AventuraObscura on twitter

 

Honorable Mention, PRECISE TRANSLATION

EaEO9KBXYAAV8Vy

by @DanD2d

Ω

Categories
Ashtray Chat cool shit Love Drax

GOOD EVENING MISFITS // VideoScope #114 Is In The House // Happy Birthday to Joe Kane, The Phantom of the Movies

IMG-2364

SUPERNATURAL! What a cover! The usual great shit can be found within, including a lengthy and enlightening interview w/ MOTEL HELL director Kevin Conner; the always amusing “B” Wards; Debbie Rochon’s SPIDERS BESIDE HER; Nancy Naglin’s ART HOUSE VIDEO, The Phantom’s reviews of S. Craig Zahler’s DRAGGED ACROSS CONCRETE, Takashi Miike’s FIRST LOVE, and Boon Joon-Ho’s PARASITE; a profile of the photogenic Jessie Graff; and a very groovy full-page inside-back for THE WORLD THE FLESH AND THE DEVIL.

IMG-2365

Belated Birthday wishes to the ever-mighty JOE KANE, The Phantom of The Movies.

HippieJoeKane_BW

Jesus. He’s a dead ringer for Wayne Hussey of The Mission. Rock on, Joe! \m/

unnamed

SUBSCRIBE OR DIE!

IMG-2366

That is all. Carry on and be safe out there, Doomtroopers, Survivors, and Misfits.

Ω

Categories
Art Ashtray Chat cool shit NO BS PIMPAGE

Good Afternoon Survivors // Kick Ass FRANKENSTEIN Poster by Anthony Petrie

EYUPgMCVcAEQvIMEYYXTgvWsAAsVKN

anthonypetrie.com

Ω

Categories
cool shit Music

GOOD EVENING MISFITS // Let’s Listen to Some Æthenor // Silk to Breath

Ω

Categories
cool shit Music

Mysterium Lunae: A Requiem For The Invasion Of The Moon (Various Artists)

a2568365367_10

Spooky compilation with tracks by Hawthonn, Burial Hex, SUTEKH HEXEN, Anji Cheung & English Heretic, Moon Mourning Earth, and TenHornedBeast.

Mysterium Lunae: A Requiem For The Invasion Of The Moon (Various Artists)

Ω

Categories
Anime 101 Art/Roots cool shit

GOOD EVENING MISFITS // Tonight: ANGEL’S EGG // Anime // 1985

Screen Shot 2020-05-03 at 7.53.07 PM

 

A mysterious young girl wanders a desolate, otherworldly landscape, carrying a large egg. Director: Mamoru Oshii Writers: Yoshitaka Amano (story), Mamoru Oshii (screenplay)

 

Need we say more?

MV5BZGNkYWYxNmMtNTFjYi00ZGQxLWIyYzAtNDJkYzM4NWViNDMwXkEyXkFqcGdeQXVyNjkxOTM4ODY@._V1_SY1000_CR0,0,695,1000_AL_

MV5BYTYzYzhkYmEtYmQ2MS00YzVmLTk1Y2YtYzU0NGRiMGMyM2ViXkEyXkFqcGdeQXVyNjUwNzk3NDc@._V1_

Will report back.

Ω

Categories
Art cool shit

Marjorie Cameron – Spanish Ghost, 1958

Marjorie Cameron - Spanish Ghost, 1958

bd77f567bd028cee2f907e595ba61c61

Still of Marjorie Cameron (as seen in Kenneth Anger’s “Inauguration of the Pleasure Dome” as ‘The Scarlet Woman’).

Ω