LSD Magazine interviews Austin Heap

Could you give us some background on yourself, how you honed your skills, and some insight into how you ended up designing software to circumvent Iranian internet filters Well myself and Daniel, the other primary guy that I work with in the non profit organisation, are both self taught computer…

LSD Magazine interviews Dub Pistols

ORIGINALLY PUBLISHED: Issue Seven – Made in Space May 9th 2011 What a class fucking act. Barry Ashworth is a true gentleman of the old school – part reprobate nutter, part steamrolling firebrand, part poet, part filthy rotten caner and part balls nailed to the amprack musical alchemist. His notorious,…

LSD Magazine interviews Top Cat

In a career spanning over 2 decades and counting, Top Cat’s voice and flow has set the world aglow with a lyrical style so versatile that it’s lit bass bins ablaze in a herb soaked haze. Injecting rampaging soul as he strolls a roll across sizzling beats, turning up the…

LSD Magazine interviews T.wat

With the perfect on the job experience in the hit and run world of the long lens, camped up a tree then making a break for it world of the paparazzi, Twat has brought his ninja skills and trained eye to the public spirited world of street art. Tying up…

Pirating the Waves

It’s a bitterly cold night in London town. The concrete monuments to urban modernity stand tall in the night, illuminating the shimmering cityscape, hurling small squares of light into the wind and across the moment.  Two shadowy figures ride the rooftops, brandishing their metal arsenal and slowly lift it into…

LSD Magazine interviews Chihiro

Tell us a little about the graffiti / street art scene in Romania? I feel that in Romania- in general- a few artists exist who started by themselves. Maybe because street art appeared too late. The style is the usual NYC style,  with messages copied from the West. People are…

Sclater Street – End of an Era

The hoardings surrounding the development site in Sclater Street has been painted by hundreds of international graffiti writers and street artists. The Brick Lane area is a hive of artistic creativity in all formats. It’s no surprise artists from overseas were lined up almost daily to paint the walls and…

Reality as Subversion – Douglas Rushkoff

I had a weird vision the other day. Having brought our newborn back from the hospital just days before, my wife and I weren’t getting much sleep. I lied on the bed next to the baby and slipped into one of those theta wave trances you can reach on the…

Security Stories

Picture the scene. Massive fuck off warehouse in South London and I mean massive – need to change trains  3 times to get from one end to the other and then walk 20 minutes. Proper warehouse and a sublime venue. So we’re in there setting up; the rig is up…

LSD Magazine interviews MC Chalky White

What were you doing before you joined the Acid House movement? Before the Acid House movement I was spending time cutting up the ice playing ice hockey and working on Portobello Market. How were you introduced to Acid House? I was introduced to Acid house through a friend. You were…