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…

Blame – Ian Milne

A friend of mine is beautiful, funny, interesting and creative, I have a huge amount of love for her…but lately she’s become so volatile that I’m finding it hard to be around her anymore. At first I thought this was aimed towards me, on reflection I’m beginning to see she’s…

Small Acts of Resistance – John Jackson

As the proverbial winds of change sweep afresh through the geoplitical status quo and fan the eternal flames of liberation, John Jackson and Steve Crawshaw have, with a sublime sense of timing published a truly unique book that scythes through the miasmas of the macro and illuminates the core of…

LSD Magazine interviews Above

Driven by an unrelenting nomadicism that echoes the ephemeral essence of street art itself, Above is driving the power of art as a way of life ever deeper into international consciousness and the global landscape.Monumental wordplay’s up to 100 metres long, site specific subversion’s slamming into straight up heists, raw,…

Attending to Dreams

The realm of dreams is perhaps the most ubiquitous, fertile, and alluring place that we look to for inspiration. Whether we’re craving new creative ideas or insight into ourselves, our night-time excursions to this mercurial land of multiple meanings, shifting landscapes and beguiling mysteries seem to dangle endless fresh possibilities…

Tales from the Soundlabz #5

So here we are ‘Tales from the Soundlabz Part 2 ‘Raving reporter edition or…Confessions of a Dirty Rotten Digital Sonic Caner and Internationally Reknowned DEE Jette. Having been seen online saying that “airport departure lounges are very inspirational for LSD magazine article writing” and having last seen the deadline legging it…