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21st Century fashion predictions from yesteryear
9 Variations on a Dance Theme
99% is Shit – Fred Vermorel and the Cash Pussies
A is for Atom
Aerobics and zombies: the weird world of Linnea Quigley’s Horror Workout
Agent Provocateur’s erotic Euro horror film
All hanging separately: why the moralisers win
The Angriest Dog in the World
The apocalyptic Christian comic strips of Jack T. Chick
Attack of the Space Vampires – the Story of Lifeforce
The Bad Trip World Of Afri-Cola And Charles Wilp
The Batman novels from 1966
The Beginners guide to Belgian beers
Bela Lugosi Interviews
Biba and the Angry Brigade
Big Bond Themes and Secret Agent cover versions

Big D’s Sporting Nuts
Bjarne Melgaard Interview
Blonde on Blonde’s Whole Lotta Love
Bombshell – the ‘banned’ 1981 board game

Brian May’s Batshit Crazy Resurrection Video
Britain’s Sexiest TV Commercial – The Limara Cartoon
Brooke Candy’s art porn film I Love You is an extraordinary pansexual spectacle 
Bruce Lee and the JKD Band’s Dragon Power
Bush-Whacked: Dita Von Teese, Shakespear’s Sister and Agent Provocateur Lose Control

Calvin Klein’s Gonzo Porn inspired fashion ads
Can’t Stop the Music – the Photo Novel

Cease to Exist: Charles Manson’s Pop Culture influence
Centerfold: sexy Dutch Europoppets from the 1980
Cheap thrills – the amazing world of the Top of the Pops cover version LPs

‘Check Your Privilege’ is the worst thing in the universe
Christeene’s Butt Muscle – an anal anthem of liberation
Christopher Lee reads The Pit and the Pendulum

Christopher Lee talks about the occult
Cinema Delirium: The Visitor and the art of the Italian copycat movie
Cliff Twemlow’s The Pike

Condemned and Morally Offensive: the forbidden fruit of the Catholic Legion of Decency
Confessions at Midnight – strip club prog rock
Confidential File: Horror Comic Books

Cosey Fanni Tutti interview
Cosmic Gal’s Space Fever
Count Dante – The Deadliest Man Alive
Crashed – J.G. Ballard and the motorcar

The Crunch is Now!
The connection between Kate Bush and sexy sword and sorcery novels
Curious British cinema double bills

The Daily Star’s obsession with Giant Mutant Rats
Dare to Believe – Britain’s forgotten surrealist comedy show

David Aaron Clark remembered
David Bowie and Marianne Faithfull’s gloriously decadent version of I Got You Babe

David Hess and Gunnar Hansen in Krug Conquers England
David Lynch’s Louboutin shoe fetish

The Dawn of the Dead board game
Dayglo 1967 Pop Art Movie Anna With Anna Karina, Serge Gainsbourg And Marianne Faithfull
In Defence Of… Showgirls

Devil Worship – The Rise of Satanism
The Disco Discharge story
Do It The Safety Way with Max Bygraves

Doctor Who goes X-rated
Doing Rude Things: five slices of British cinematic smut
Don’t Let Him Die – A 1970s Public Information Film
Download the Oz magazine archives
Dracula – New English Library’s psychedelic fantasy comic book
Dynamic Tension – the Charles Atlas story
Educating Julie – A 1960s nudist film made in 1984
Entering the Night Gallery – Rod Serling’s almost forgotten anthology series

The Esquire glamour girl calendar of 1948
Exposing the Satanic Web – more 1980s Satanic Panic hysteria

The failed Wonder Woman TV pilots
Fear is the Master – a delirious Christian exposé of Rajneesh
The films of Walt Davis
Five reasons why list articles are The Worst
Flash Fearless Versus The Zorg Women: a forgotten 1970s comic book rock opera
Folklore: The Devil’s Footprints

Frankie Goes to Hollywood, a stripper and Lemmy on German TV
Frankly Fiona – Fiona Richmond and Anthony Newley’s erotic LP

Franz Reichelt’s Eiffel Tower Death Jump
Freakout, USA
A free slap in the face
From Crime to Christ: Strangeways Prison’s religious conversion video
From first to last – old farts

The Games Children Play: a delusional Christian Satanic Panic documentary
Gear Guide 1967
Giorgio Moroder’s From Here to Eternity – ultra Seventies Euro electric disco extravaganza

Give Daddy the Knife Cindy – the strange tale of Naz Nomad and the Nightmares
Go Video: the label that launched the Video Nasty panic

Godzilla novelties
Great Balls O’Comfort – Caroline Munro Advertises Noxzema Shaving Cream
The great lost Linda Lovelace biopic

The Groupies – a documentary LP from 1969
Gums – Monster Fun’s toothless shark
The Halcyon days of Hawkwind
Halloween is not a time for good taste, so let’s stop being offended by everything
Halloween radio spots
Halloween Safety films
Hammer’s Vampirella – the pioneering comic book movie that never was
Happy Birthday, Betty Boop
A Hard Day’s Night and the birth of the Sixties

The Heavy Metal magazine archive
Hellbilly Zombie Invasion

The Hipgnosis photo shoots for Club International
Holy Ghost People
Hot Wacks – the Bootleg Bible

Hotter Than Hell: the X-rated KISS Photo shoots
How to Undress in Front of Your Husband
Hugh Hefner interviews Sharon Tate and Roman Polanski
The Human Fly – the real life superhero stuntman
Der Hund Von Baskerville – Cindy & Bert’s Bizarre, Sherlock Holmes Flavoured Black Sabbath Cover

“I am The Maniac!” – Night of Terror’s bizarre ending
I Wish It Could Be A Wombling Merry Christmas Every Day – the most hellish Christmas mash-up imaginable
I’m Not Your Mate, Sir
The inequitable case of PC vs CP: political correctness vs cinephile perversion
The Intersectional Left and a beating
An Introduction to The Residents
Is that all there is? Spike Jonze’s ‘outrageous’ Kenzo commercial fails to impress
James Last plays Silver Machine, Children of the Revolution and School’s Out

Jelly Tits for Party People
Keeping Up With The Control Freaks – Khloe Kardashian, Slimming Ads And Moral Panics
Ken Follett’s Amok – King of Legend
Kicking Kipling

A Kiss from Satan: ‘Devilish’ Mills and Boon romance novels
A Kitten for Hitler

Kitten Natividad’s Pussy Galore Nite
Kyary Pamyu Pamyu’s Fashion Monster
Last Year at Marienbad: reinventing cinema
Letters to the Editor – The curious correspondence pages of Sheer Filth and Divinity
The Lifesize Monster Ghost of comic book mail order legend
Linda Lovelace meets the rock stars
Lord Buckethead – The Whole Story
Lord Buckley meets Groucho Marx
The Lottery – Encyclopædia Britannia’s film of Shirley Jackson’s short story
Luan Peters has a Love Countdown

The ludicrous Christian hysteria of The Law Enforcement Guide to Satanic Cults
Luke Haines interview
Lydia Lunch and Richard Kern interviewed in 1995
Lynda Carter’s Rock ‘n’ Roll Fantasy

MacPlaymate, Virtual Valerie and the birth of X-Rated computer games
The Mad Magazine TV Special from 1974
Manimal magnetism – remembering the most ludicrous TV show of the 1980s
Marc Jacobs and the curse of Cultural Appropriation
Marvel Comics meets Alice Cooper
Mary Millington on the set of Alien
Meet the Country Sisters
Meri Wilson’s Telephone Man
Mike Kuchar in conversation
The mind Buggles – how Hans Zimmer killed film scores

Mondo Cane’s Footage Of The Vattienti Of Nocera Terinese
Monsieur Le Stud aftershave
The Moon Zero Two calendar
Moral panics, media manipulation and kneejerk legislation – how bad laws happen

Musikladen’s sexy Gogo Girls
Naked Yoga – the curious 1973 documentary short
Nastassja Kinski, Helmut Newton and a Marlene Dietrich doll
Nico’s Evening of Light – a gothic horror music promo with Iggy Pop
Not So Sweet Charity

OFCOM’s revisionist history
Ondine And The Water Nymphs: When Bath Foam, The Pre-Raphaelites And Easy Listening Collided
Onuka – Ukranian Electro Pop Insanity
O.T.T. – The Outrageous Late Night TV Tiswas Spin Off

The Outrageous TV Commercials For Manikin Cigars
Picking Up Girls Made Easy – an LP of creepy seduction techniques

Playlist: DisCovered
Playlist: The First Transmission And Second Coming

Playlist: Hard Covers
Playlist: The Reprobate’s Festive Feast
Playlist: Throbbing Gristle’s Greatest Hit

Porque Te Vas – The Finest Moment Of 1970s Europop
Preserve American Secularism

The private clubs of 1965 London
Private Story – sordid sex fiction for bored Seventies housewives
Pulling One’s Leg
Los Punk Rockers – the world’s weirdest Sex Pistols cover band

Raquel! The Extraordinary, Ultra-Kitsch Raquel Welch TV Special
Read the first issue of Dominate, a kinky magazine from the early Sixties

Reginald Bosanquet – Dance With Me And Private Spy
The Reprobate Christmas movie guide
The Reprobate Christmas music guide

The Rise and Rise of Kawaii Metal
Rock Relections of a Superhero – the Amazing Spider-Man concept album

Sabrina, the Smurfs and Eurotrash
Salvador Dali’s Playboy photo shoot
El Santo – Mexico’s masked wrestling superhero

SAS – France’s James Bond
Scared of the Real World – the British fear of Kinky Sex
SDRSH! In praise of Guido Crepax
Sensations: listen to the groovy 1970s Euro Porn soundtrack

La Sequence Des Barres Parallèles
Sex Robots and the making of a Moral Panic
The sexy Miranda camera ads of the 1950s

Shannon Matthews – The Musical
Shocking and Sensational
Smokers Wild, the (cough) ‘hilarious’ Anti-Smoking game
Sonic slaves and hard core murder – sexy super spy pulp fiction series The Baroness
Soundbites from the Counter Culture – the voices of free expression

The spectacular sounds of Exotic Adrian Street
A spooky selection of vintage Halloween cartoons

Star Trek goes X-rated
Star Wars Francais – Dorothée And Les Petits Ewoks

State of the Onions Address – 2016 and all that
Steve Ditko – comicdom’s greatest iconoclast

Stone’s Biker Funeral – The extraordinary highlight of an extraordinary film
Susana Estrada – Spain’s sexual revolutionary disco queen

Ted Cassidy sings The Lurch
Teresa May is not our new Prime Minister
Thing-Fish: Frank Zappa and Stephen Sayadian’s satirical photo fantasy for Larry Flynt’s Hustler
This year’s Halloween costume outrage for people will nothing else to worry about

Tiny Tim On Al Goldstein’s Midnight Blue
Tortura Brings You The Sounds Of Pain And Pleasure
Trapped in the Web of Love with Joi Lansing
The unique sounds of Big Dik Blak
The Urn – a Halloween treat

Valentine Pop 70 – the sounds of the coming decade
Ventriloquist Dummies from Hell
The Victim and Aurora’s notorious Monster Scenes model kits
Victorian post-mortem photography
Vincent Price sells you things

Vincent Price tells you how to sell your soul to Satan
“We can rebuild him…” – The Six Million Dollar man and The Bionic Woman remembered
“We’ve warned you about this man”: Jess Franco and the BBFC
The weird world of Pink Floyd and Led Zeppelin disco cover versions
The wedding of Tiny Tim
When Christopher Lee met David Bowie
When did we give up our backbone?
When KISS met J-Pop
When Mills & Boon went horror
White Dolemite’s Sendo Senshi
Who is Basha?
“Why did you kill me Mommy?” – Lil’ Markie’s ghastly ‘Diary of an Unborn Child’

Why Do The Beer Censors Think That Pregnant Women Are Idiots?
Why’d Ya Do It? – Heathcote Williams and Marianne Faithfull’s obscene, brilliant anti-love song
Wizard Video’s ill-fated cult movie games
Yasujiro Ozo’s 1930s Japanese Crime Films
“You’ll enjoy Mr Barlow… and he’ll enjoy you” – looking back at Salem’s Lot
Your sex questions answered by George Ryley Scott

“You’ve got to be with it” – platform shoes in the 1970s