Spooky Tricks with the Mann
My Life With the Thrill Kill Kult began as a film idea between Frankie Nardiello and Marsten Daley that never fully came to fruition. The two met while touring with Ministry, and in 1987, formed a creative partnership that produced something better than any movie they could have dreamed up. Prior to the release of the band's new album, Spooky Tricks, we chatted to larger-than-life character, Groovie Mann.
Sex, Love & Death: Valerio
Pop culture icons, adult film stars and little fat kids - Italian artist Valerio Pierbattista paints them all. He chats to Collide about porn, the Italian art scene and his cathartic shift into emotional territory.
A Life Unscripted: Alice Genese
Alice Genese has been the bass player for the latest incarnation of Genesis Breyer P-Orridge’s iconic experimental art and music project Psychic TV (PTV3) for the last 10 years. After two Psychic TV albums and several world tours with the band, Alice is set to release an EP of her solo material through Angry Love Records. We caught up with Alice to chat about her most emotional work yet.
Touring with the Antichrist
What would it be like to tour with one of the biggest and most controversial rock acts in history during the highest points of their career? Adam De Ville spoke to Zepp Savini, former personal assistant to Marilyn Manson, to find out.
For all their popularity, post-punk revivalists Savages are decidedly anomalous in the current musical landscape. With so many modern popular bands resting on irony as a crutch, their serious and no-nonsense approach to music and art exists as a powerful counterpoint. Collide spoke with guitarist Gemma Thompson about the band's unique ethos.
William Blake Exhibition in Victoria
His radiant watercolours and printed illustrations remain some of the most inspired and innovative images of the Romantic era. Adwena Shemon discusses what you can expect from the National Gallery of Victoria's rare exhibition of William Blake's work.