Experimentations, self congratulatory nonsense & distractions

ocd has resulted in this - my other tumblr for when I become a proper grown up or magically become super rich

and a touch of this - old habits die hard

and now there is another - dedicated to my love of adornment

stalk me in real time via the wonders of twitter

or ask me anything

 

theatlantic:

filigree:

Vice: Botswana’s Cowboy Metalheads


“Metal is given very extreme respect and great dignity in Botswana,” explains Mosaka. “A metal gig here is like a religious ritual among the metallers, they become very, very delighted or even crazy sometimes whenever there is an upcoming gig. They will spend weeks preparing their leather pants, boots and other metal attire – it’s like they are preparing for war!”


Heavy metal knows no nationality: Dark and disturbing. the music is honest about human nature.

Oh Africa you fucking beauty. Miss you like mad right now. 

theatlantic:

filigree:

Vice: Botswana’s Cowboy Metalheads

“Metal is given very extreme respect and great dignity in Botswana,” explains Mosaka. “A metal gig here is like a religious ritual among the metallers, they become very, very delighted or even crazy sometimes whenever there is an upcoming gig. They will spend weeks preparing their leather pants, boots and other metal attire – it’s like they are preparing for war!”

Heavy metal knows no nationality: Dark and disturbing. the music is honest about human nature.

Oh Africa you fucking beauty. Miss you like mad right now. 

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