I haven't spent much time on Etsy this year, but one of the discoveries I (thankfully) made on one of my brief visits was Dark Crosses, a store providing 'Counted cross-stitch charts with a darker twist.' Based in York, England Dark Crosses is run by Jacob de Graaf, a Netherlands native who moved to York … Continue reading Shopping In The Dark : Dark Crosses
Just discovered the magic of English folk musician/poet/visual artist Keaton Henson. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N0jsqPkzK2I
Not sure where NOÊTA have been MY ENTIRE LIFE, but I'm glad they're here now. This two piece dark ambient project from Sweden is exactly the sort of thing I've been hoping to find I started trembling literally moments into their song Beyond Life, the first track from their new album Beyond Life And Death. … Continue reading Sound Of The Day : NOÊTA
January, where oh fucking where did you go? Last time I blinked it was mid-December. Things were a little bit quiet over here for the first month of 2017. Much quieter than I would have liked, to be honest. Long timers will know I like to keep it busy. But I'm going to give January … Continue reading It Was A Wyrd January
I have just spent the past hour on Metal Archives with the intention of finding myself some new black metal - bands I've never encountered before - to indulge my senses in and to treat you to, but found myself at a horrible fucking loss after investigating several projects and being disappointed by every. single. … Continue reading Sound Of The Day : Elysian Fields
I went in search of the origins of the Atmospheric BM band Sadness after I'd been swept up by Tundra, the 18th release since the birth of the project in 2014. I was expecting to see a wealth of names attached to the Sadness Metal Archives page, and nearly spat out my tea to see … Continue reading Sound Of The Day : Sadness
A shot from this morning when I captured my beautiful friend and muse @erzabethbathory with her familiar Boney. In the event that I've whetted your appetite, you can find more of my photography at my website here. In case you need some other obscure stuff filling up your feed, I'm also on Instagram.