LSD Magazine interviews Noam Chomsky

We’ve always been fond of our superlatives here at LSD, but suddenly the spectrum of the English language seems hopelessly wanting in our efforts to introduce the great giant of ideas Professor Noam Chomsky. For those who are unfamiliar with the name, Professor Chomsky is one of the pioneers of…

LSD Magazine interviews Laser 3.14

Laser’s poignant flashes of poetry on the temporary surfaces of our streets have taken tagging into a new realm. Stark in appearance, they sizzle with surrealist truths, a dry absurdist humour and a biting insight into the insanities of the world we live in. From sheer lyrical beauty to a…

Enjoy this Trip – Mark Moore

There’s the famous saying that if you can remember the Sixties you weren’t really there. After Acid house I have a problem remembering anything let alone Acid house and the Eighties. Through the strawberry flavored smoke machine of my foggy mind I remember a few flashes. It started off quite…

Archetypes of the Collective Unconscious

From the dawn of humanity we have lived in a world of symbolism. Our symbols explain the world around us, our relationships with each other and our relationship to the universe. These symbols, these essences of pure being, are the primordial qualities of the truly real. In Plato’s cave light…

Ego – Ian Milne

I’m fit and healthy, have a roof over my head (rented), I eat everyday (tasty & simple food), have a car (11 years old), work for myself (which is ok) have a mobile phone, a laptop (second hand), somehow I pay my bills and have interesting friends and a loving…

LSD Magazine interviews Kevin Saunderson

Anyone who’s ever heard of techno music, the Detroit sound, and house music in general owes a historic debt to the Elevator, Kevin Saunderson. From the life affirming joy of Inner City to the deep underground of Detroit techno Kevin has created, honed and continued to push the sonic limits…

Dissent in Islamic Art – Zahra Akahavan

The term “Islamic Art” is the broad term describing the visual arts of countries of predominantly Muslim population and culture.  Beneath this umbrella the vastly different cultures have developed their own particular characteristics and emphasis on art.  The term means different things to different people, and its application engenders heated…

LSD Magazine interviews The Yes Men

ORIGINALLY PUBLISHED Issue Six – Stand and Deliver – January 11th 2011 Hello, good evening and welcome to the subversive, lunacy tinged mischief of the Yes Men and their twinkling mission to fix the world. We love our inventive activists here at LSD and have a massive soft spot for…

LSD Magazine interview Slamboree

We do love our nutters here at LSD and when we ran across self styled ‘Neo Balkan Circus Dub Rave Biscuit’ crew Slamboree we simply had to have a word. Relative newcomers to the scene, Slamboree took the festival season by storm last year with a dizzying cocktail of velvet…

Busker – Dirk Robertson (pt.1)

Played guitar since I was a little boy but never progressed beyond mediocrity. Was always looking for something through my music, but not sure what it was. The word busker comes from “busquer” a French word meaning to seek. Whenever I saw someone playing music in the street I would…