Bragolin ~ To Hide To Shine To Cross

The Crying Boy is a mass-produced print of a painting by Italian artist Giovanni Bragolin (1911–1981) pen-name of the painter popularly known as Bragolin. His paintings feature a variety of tearful children looking morosely straight ahead, sometimes called “Gypsy boys”, although nothing specifically links them to the Romani people. In 1986, British tabloid newspaper The Sun reported that an Essex firefighter claimed that undamaged … Continue reading Bragolin ~ To Hide To Shine To Cross

MOTHICA ~ SENSITIVE

Crunch-chunky-chopped nu-metal guitars escalate and abate within a seesaw, teeter-totter, merry-go-round tirade of lyrical abuses. It’s a punch-drunk ride on the PTSD rollercoaster, forecasted and exemplified by your very own Gray-shaded, Saw-inspired, custom-modded, sado-masochistic toy Bop-It! — battery required. “I’m anxious, so cautious, I’m easily … Continue reading MOTHICA ~ SENSITIVE

The Dream Syndicate ~ Damian

An aural atmosphere borne of tie-dye shirts and bellbottom jeans mollycoddles us to a festival masquerade set in a lava-lamp of hot-pink existential goo where blood-spattered disembodied heads chant a Floydian-homage to our funhouse-mirror lives filled carnival games unhinged and non-refundable. “The clock is ticking on the wall, She doesn’t think of you at all, No more, Anymore. ~ Parlor tricks and swizzle sticks, The … Continue reading The Dream Syndicate ~ Damian

Palaye Royale ~ Massacre, The New American Dream

[June 4th, 2022 – Philadelphia, Pennsylvania – 3 killed, 12 injured // June 4th, 2022 – Ecorce, Michigan – 4 injured // June 4th, 2022 – Summerton, South Carolina – 1 killed 7 injured // June 4th, 2022 – El Paso (Socorro), Texas – 5 injured // June 4th, 2022 – Phoenix , Arizona … Continue reading Palaye Royale ~ Massacre, The New American Dream