Last we saw from Fool’s Paradise, it was something along the lines of a sexy Jedi Jesus. It’s a little harder to exactly pinpoint the narrative this time, but a first guess might be Barbie the robot-alien-headed bounty hunter who likes to keep her boobs well ventilated. This marks 12 rounds of Alan Ng-designed Jango Keiko dolls […]


13 Dec
Guillermo Del Toro's sci-fi "kaiju" thriller

We’ve been waiting for the trailer for Guillermo Del Toro’s Pacific Rim since rumors first surfaced that the stellar Mexican director was working on a giant robot sci-fi film. That long wait comes to an end this morning. In the film Earth is attacked by the famed Godzilla-like kaiju or “giant monsters” that have snuck […]


If any album deserves a re-issue, it’s Massive Attack‘s 1991 masterpiece Blue Lines. The Bristol collective have spent some time in their studio piecing together original recordings to produce a fully remastered version of this groundbreaking debut. Influenced from the glories of downtempo, electro, soul, reggae, jazz, hip-hop, and god knows what else, the innovative album […]


12 Sep
The unquestionable King of Dub returns in a trance

I’m sitting here in a fog of pain killers and medical marijuana listening to Master Piece, renowned dub-reggae pioneer Lee “Scratch” Perry’s latest offering of lounge-dub and deep trance. I got the vinyl — it’s crisp and warm at the same time like sitting by a fire in a field of snow. It’s September 11, 2012, […]


7 Sep
Kick off the weekend with 2 hip-hop masters

There’s not much about this project not to be excited about. I mean a free Talib Kweli mixtape, assembled by the great Z-Trip? That’s pretty much a no brainer, and a hell of a way to kick off the weekend. Let Attack The Block play. “Z-Trip is a true master. This is a mix tape you […]


5 Dec
3D throws his support behind the Occupy London movement

3D from the talented but-once-amazing Massive Attack (let’s be honest, they were better when they were a foursome… or rather, a whole collective) put together this 48-minute mixtape in support of the Occupy London movement. We’ll throw our support to the Occupy folks — they may not have all the answers, but at least they’re […]


26 Jul
Dim Mak's NSFW vid just may be Jim Henson's worst nightmare

Sure it makes us twisted deviants, but we’re kind of fans of when children’s toys are put in very adult situations (such as when those pesky action figures attacked a very naked Annika Stenvall, or when Barbie committed all those bloody decapitations). So we were immediately intrigued by Mustard Pimp‘s latest video, “ZHM”, which combines […]


20 Jun
Handmade sling keeps axe safe and secure in case of zombie attack

New York-based Best Made Company crafts many a bad ass chopping axe, and along with it has designed the complimentary Axe Sling. Meant to be carried on one’s back, the vegetable tanned cowhide sling features solid brass hardware and helps to keep your hands free and your blade safe and secure — perfect for quick […]