Lords of Chaos

Lords of Chaos

***SPOILERS*** "I don't want to see people respecting me, I want them to hate and fear." (Euronymous) Hate and fear. Truth and lies. Order and chaos. Music and mayhem. Mayhem...violent or extreme disorder. Mayhem provided violence and extreme disorder and so were true to their name and to their ideals. Where those ideals led them [...]

Secret Tracks – Select Magazine April/May, 1994 (Part Two)

Secret Tracks – Select Magazine April/May, 1994 (Part Two)

  Ah Britpop. Xenophobia. Jingoism. Outright racism. Sexism. Dad rock. Lad culture. Boo! Hiss! "All Grown Up" by The Weekenders inspired the ERG. NAZIS! Sorry. I am trying to get a gig writing for The Guardian and thought I might have to change my approach a bit. The only problem with the sneering, postmodernist, more [...]

Secret Tracks – Select Magazine April/May, 1994 (Part One)

  The Britpop kids were spoilt for choice when it came to reading material. Every week we had Melody Maker and the New Musical Express. Every month we had VOX and, more importantly, Select. Some people also enjoyed the novels of Irvine Welsh. I'm not getting into that. The thing I enjoyed reading the most [...]