Horns up! Steff blog posts featuring links to weird and wonderful metal musings all over the web.

February 28, 2010 1 Comment

Linking Horn: 28 Feb 2010

Femme Falate, shot by Patrick Demarcheliar for Vogue Germany (August 2009). Warning: bondage themes and not safe for work. If this is the usual caliber of shoots, I am looking forward to reading Vogue Germany when I eventually move there. A lot of the accessories on this shoot were from Fleet Ilya, If you’re an […]

February 25, 2010 1 Comment

Celebrate a Heavy Metal birthday

Ich bin fünfundzwanzig Jahre alt! I’m 25 years old today. It’s nice. I like it. I’m feeling it. Some people loathe their birthday, and I’ve never understood that. But then, I was talking to Father Metal on the phone last night and he pointed out I’ve packed more into my quarter century than most people […]

February 25, 2010 2 Comments

Metal Mixtape: Sieben ist meine Zahl

Yet another interesting factoid I’ve discovered from the surveys submitted so far is that you’d like to see more music on the blog. I’ve been deliberately avoiding discussing music in-depth as I’ve been doing that on forums for years and find the whole “intelligent discussion” (read: petty argument over nothing) consists of writing imaginative insults for […]

February 24, 2010 2 Comments

New Burzum Album: Update

I – and many others – await with eager anticipation the new Burzum album, which has changed titles from Den Hvite Guden (The White God), to Belus. The name change has come about because of the racist connotations of the previous name, which apparently Varg had “no idea” would be misinterpreted. Accident or deliberate publicity stunt? […]

February 23, 2010 2 Comments

The Forest of Hands and Teeth

I’ve been reading through my current survey results and I’ve noticed that people seem to want more reviews. I really don’t want to get into reviewing albums becuase I do feel that’s done better elsewhere. I read one or two books a week. I have rather eclectic tastes, but I’m certain I can find a […]