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Pomp And Circumstance In Rick Wakeman – The Prog Years
The Samhain Satanic Flea Market
The Follies Of Dita Von Teese And Hustler
Flesh, Fire And Beavers – Mayhem Is Coming
Divine’s DCC Disco Ball
The Outlandish Claim That Prince Charles Piloted A UFO In 1975
Mad Pastor Greg Locke Smashes Up A Barbie Dream House
Everyone Needs A Bank Account – Sex Workers Included
Peter Wyngarde Is Finally Innocent
Salvation Magazine Returns
Britain’s New Moral Panic Part Two: ‘Reviewing’ The Censorship Laws
Britain’s New Moral Panic Part One: The OnlyFans Ad Backlash
No One – Not Even Beloved Icons – Should Be Immune To Criticism
Deep 666’d – The Bus Trip Of The Beast Is No More
The Pope’s Exorcist’s Red Hot PR Campaign Is Something Else
The Tura Satana Action Figure Is Here
Moana Pozzi’s Dance Hits
The Early Days Of Dita Von Teese
The Week In Awfulness Part 2: Network Off-Air
The Week In Awfulness Part One: Brain Rotting In Texas
The BBFC Pretends To Be Doing The Film Industry A Favour
Remembering Alan Frank
Britain’s New Found And Hypocritical Love For Eurovision
A Krown Jewels Update
The Krown Jewels Want To Scrap The Monarchy
20 Years Of Domination: DomCon Celebrates Two Decades
Cumgirl8 Revive The Spirit Of Cicciolina
Open Wide For The Vibrating Tarot
The Pope’s Exorcist Is Not Realistic Say People Who Believe Demonic Possession Really Is A Thing
Diary Of A Nudist – A New Report From The Beachcomber
The Moral Panic Over Nudity In Art Is No Laughing Matter
Eurovision Madness: Blood And Glitter
Eurovision Madness – Who The Hell Is Edgar?
Moral Coercion And Twisted Facts From The UK Parliament’s Censorial Fanatics
No Johnny, You Really Can’t Put Your Arms Around A Memory
Bedazzled By Raquel Welch
Scottish Strippers Win A Fight For Their Right To Undress
Remembering Burt Bacharach
Andrew Jones And The Little Indie Film Factory That Could
Have Yourself A Reprobate Christmas
Rocco Siffredi, Honorable Local Hero
Masturbation Is Witchcraft!
The Anti-Christmas Flea Market Is Almost Here
Is The Advertising Standards Authority Drunk?
The Naked Charity Calendars of 2023
The Adventures Of Lil’ Reprobate – Episode 5
Mandatory British Video Censorship Is Outdated And Unnecessary
Cocaine Bear Takes Animal Attack Films To A Higher Level
The Adventures of Lil’ Reprobate – Episode 4
Salvation Awaits – A Newspaper From The Man Behind Redemption Films
Is Black Friday Really That Awful?
The Adventures Of Lil’ Reprobate – Episode 3
Rip It Up And Start Again – A Few More Thoughts On The Last Days Of Social Media
The Adventures Of Lil’ Reprobate – Episode 2
The Reprobate Movie Night: The Flesh Eaters
The Adventures Of Lil’ Reprobate – Episode 1
Twitter Panic And The Fragility Of Social Media
The Free Speech Campaigners Are Oddly Silent About Sexual Expression
The Pope Does Not Approve Of Porn
Halloween Panic Catches Fire
All Kneel Before DomCon
Mostly Paperless: Hitchhiker’s Magazine Finally Ends Print Run
The DVD Is Not Dead Yet
Strictly Censorship: The BBFC Gets A New President
The Hypocritical Demonisation Of Adult Entertainment
The Ultimate Ultravixen – Kitten Natividad
The Satanic Flea Market’s Samhain Fayre
The Horror Show Of Modern Britain
Who Are You, William Klein?
Make Your Appointment With Mayhem
Remembering Martin Barker
Maybe Some Things Are Just Not All That Good
The Fight Club: Announcing The London Action Film Festival
The Lightweight Fetish Thrills Of Priest’s Nightcrawler
The World’s Greatest Cheese, Apparently
StudioCanal’s Vintage British Classics: A Series That Has Slipped Under The Radar
Ofcom’s Commercial Failures
Bill McClintock And Los Disturbados Bring You Stuparena
The Voice Of Love: Rockin’ Back Inside The Heart Of Julee Cruise
Destroyer Rising: The Epic Art Of Ken Kelly
The Political Fixation With Shifting The Blame Onto Porn
Paid Promotions And Review Copies Are Not The Same Thing
Get Your Kink On At DomCon
The Grand Flâneur Walk
Shiitakeheads: The ASA Causes More Offence Than Any Ad They Object To
Swirling About In A Human Cesspit Of His Own Making: Goodbye To God’s Cop
Reprobate Podcast 2.0: Chris Cooke Talks Indie Filmmaking
Politicians, Prohibitionists And Porn: A Bad Combination
The Satanic Flea Market Is Coming
Marc Blackie’s Inevitable Silence
War Propaganda: The Anti-Porn Misinformation Machine Hits A New Low
The One-Armed Master Of The Flying Guillotine: Jimmy Wang Yu Remembered
Conspiranoia: Primus go Down the Rabbit Hole
A Remix Too Far: The Pointless Exercise of The Beatles In Spatial Audio
The Eternal Grift Of John Darwin
Nick Zedd – The Creator Of The Cinema Of Transgression
Sob Story: The ASA’s Puritanical Fear Of The Female Body
Much Ado About Hooters
Twitter’s German-Specific Porn Block Is Not The Way Forward
The Eyes Have It! Blank Faces, A Ballpoint Pen And Boredom Combine To Create New Art From Old
The Many Layers Of Stupidity To The Age Verification Plan
Adjust Your Ariels! A New Classic Audiobook Collection
In Praise Of Monica Vitti
Sound Or Vision: The BBFC’s Audio Commentary Scam
Censorship’s Lack Of Appeal
Super Space Theater: The Space: 1999 Movies Rebooted
Remembering Meat Loaf
These Are People Who Died 2021 Part Two: M – Z
These Are People Who Died 2021 Part One: A – L
Are You Ready To Make A Bargain With A Kinky Krampus?
America’s Most Popular Christmas Movies Are A Terrible Indictment Of Society
Would You Pay £10 To Own A Digital Frame Grab From An Obscure British Film?
Now Kissing Is Considered To Be Sexually Explicit: The Continuing Madness of the ASA
Tiffany Goes Goth With Jyrki 69
Talking Pictures TV Encore: At Last, A Catch-Up Service
The 2021 Reprobate Christmas Gift Guide
The Smutty Network
Ann-Margret Rocks Around The Christmas Tree
The Naked Charity Calendars of 2022
Sweetest Tongue Has Sharpest Tooth: The Company Of Wolves Soundtrack Reissued
Things Fell Apart: Jon Ronson Explores The Culture Wars
John Waters’ Yuletide Massacre
This Year’s Halloween Costume Hysteria
The Mask As Sexual Liberation In The Work Of Paul Soso
Vienna Strips on OnlyFans
Christian Parents Are Still Terrified Of Iron Maiden
Turkish Star Wars On Blu-Ray: What A Time To Be Alive
The Death of David Cronenberg
Monster Fun Rises From The Grave
Bill McClintock, Vank Walen And Your Jumpin’ Heart
Undignified And Immodest: Ralph Steadman Banned In North Carolina
Trailer Trash
The Catholic Church Vs Satanic Erotica
Naked Fury: The Moral Panic Over Naked Attraction’s Cheeky Advertising
The Mass Panic That Came To Tea
Farewell to the Street Fighter
Arthur Brown Reheats Fire
X-Rated Beer From Jacquie And Michel
PornHub vs The Louvre: The Fight for Ownership of Classical Erotica
Supermarket Swept: The Demise Of The Impulse-Buy DVD
Ring-Oh! Starr Vs Sex Toys
Motherfu…ing Stupidity: The BBFC And ‘Implied Language’
Exorcism at The Home Depot
Are You Ready For An Elevated Coffee Experience – From A Pod?
The King’s New Digital Clothes
Melanie Muller And The Hamiltons Make Football Tolerable
OFCOM’s Online Nation: Reinventing Harm
Kristel Bechara’s Psychomachia
Thor Blimey! Steady Yourself For The Ultimate Music Video
Remastured: Modernising Vintage Erotica
Cronenberg Meets Ballard: Super-Cannes Heads Towards TV
The BBFC’s Lust for Power Has No Limits
Opening The Eyes Below
We Like Big Butts (Surgically Enhanced Ones, At Least)
Night Flight and The Residents – Duck Stab! Alive!
Is Nothing Sacred? Faces of Death Is Being Remade
Re-Tainted Love from Soft Cell
Blessed Virgin Be: Paul Verhoeven’s Benedetta
Absolutely Augmented Reality In Hoxton
Remembering Tempest Storm
Adult Entertainment’s Death By A Thousand Cuts
Free Speech As Long As I Approve Of It
Academic Click ‘Bate: The War On Porn Continues
Satanic Panic Stations – Lil Nas X Stokes The Fires Of Hysteria
Is There Anything More Pointless Than a Right-On Monopoly?
Can You Dig It? A New Biography Of Legendary Dolemite Star Rudy Ray Moore
Boozr – The App For People Who Struggle To Organise Pub Visits
William Burroughs And Brion Gysin – Together Again
Cadbury Creme Egg Beer Sounds Beyond The Pale
Return to Trip City
Larry Flynt 1942 – 2021
Viktor Wynd’s Online Lectures of Curiosities
Gestapo’s Last Orgy is Still Too Outrageous for Britain’s Censors
The Oppressive Inequality of Playing Cards
Have Yourself A Demonic Little Christmas With Sutures
The Naked Charity Calendars of 2021
Little Did You Know – The Chat Show
The Egyptian Wonders Of Salma al-Shimi Vs The Morally Outraged
No More Fucking in Austria
Ephemeral Pleasures: Your Comic Book Collection is Worthless
Have Yourself a Jess Franco Christmas
Hiroshima Metal: Introducing Oldblood
Cronenberg is Crashed Out of Cinemas Again
Closing the Green Door
The Zappa Documentary is Here
Arthur Brown’s Zombie Yelp
The BBFC returns to a world of secrecy
Misguided Moralising: Playboy Fashion Ads Cleared of Sexualisation Claims
Merry Cheesemass, Merry Kinkmass! The Joys of the Alternative Advent Calendar
Bobby BeauSoleil Sets His Art Free
Empire Records – Soundtracks and Shirts for Horror Hipsters
FrightFest is Struck Down by Covid
YouTube Makes the First Move Towards an ID-Regulated Internet
Nikolas Schreck and the Nice People
The Screen-Printed Cult Movie Art of Squadra Merli
The Past Lives and Tomorrows of Sloth Cult
Jim South, Agent to the Stars
Noirvana! Jimmy Vargas and the Black Marias
Gucci and Floria Sigismondi go Witchy
In Remembrance of John Saxon
Temple of Set Founder Michael Aquino Has Left the Physical Realm
William Shatner and Canned Heat Work Together
Alice Cooper’s Got Milk
Ale in the Time of Pandemics
Bringing in the Summer with Nikolas Schreck’s This Hideous Thing
The Manufactured Outrage Over Seventies Sex Comedies on Amazon
Nacho Vidal and the Curse of the Toad’s Venom
Watch Genesis P-Orridge Documentary Change Itself
The Return of Octobriana – the Revolutionary Russian Superhero
The Reprobate Movie Guide for Shut-Ins: Week Ten
The Reprobate Movie Guide for Shut-Ins: Week Nine
Little Richard: Rock ‘n’ Roll’s Flamboyant Hero
Uncensored Festival Calls for Home-Made Lockdown Smut
The Reprobate Movie Guide for Shut-Ins: Week Eight
The BBFC’s Harmful Research
The Reprobate Movie Guide for Shut-Ins: Week Seven
The Reprobate Movie Guide for Shut-Ins: Week Six
Marina Abramović, Microsoft and Satanic Conspiracy Theories
The Reprobate Movie Guide for Shut-ins: Week Five
Love Camp 7 Remains the Benchmark for Unacceptable Cinema in 2020
Sunday Roast in a Can – Northern Monk’s eccentric new beer
The Reprobate Movie Guide for Shut-Ins: Week Four
Corona Zombies: Bottom of the Barrel Opportunism
The Reprobate Movie Guide for Shut-Ins: Week Three
Buy Beer, Save Brewers
The Buckfast Stops Here
Boober Eats: Door-to-Door Fast Food Delivery By Strippers
The Reprobate Movie Guide for Shut-Ins: Week Two
Stuart Gordon 1947 – 2020
The Peter Wyngarde Estate Auction
Jess Franco obscurity Vaya Luna de Miel free to watch online
The Reprobate Movie Guide for Shut-Ins: Week One
Viral Fever and The Reprobate Press
We Should All Be in Favour of PornHub’s Non-Adult Experiment
The Continuing Madness of Britain’s Beer Censors
The Flaccid Appeal of the Festival of New Masculinity
The Price of Everything and the Value of Nothing
The Strange World Of Coffin Joe – José Mojica Marins 1936 – 2020
A New Sort of Blue Movie – Sonic the Vadgehog
Coming this year from the Reprobate Press
Platz Eins – Till Lindemann’s X-rated music video
Satanic Rhapsody and Pinball Wizards in Ealing
The Eternal Damnation of the Superbowl
Enjoy the Wet Sounds of J.G. Ballard’s The Drowned World
Daz Lawrence is Beyond the Pale
Terry Jones 1942 – 2020
Nikolas Schreck and the Futura Model
An afternoon of Slaughter
Alejandro Jodorowsky’s masterworks return to British cinemas
“I’ve suffered for my music – now it’s your turn”: Neil Innes 1944 – 2019
Vivre Sa Vie: remembering Anna Karina
‘Satanic garbage’ – fundamentalism vs children’s publishing
No flights if you Hail Satan
Monty Python finds new things to worry about
Never mind the bollocks – here’s the British police
The ghoulish delights of Gahan Wilson
Autoblow me down! Sex toy giveaway for needy men
Naked statues prove to be too much for Paris
Suicyder is Painless
The sound and scent of silence – Mute’s 4’33 Project
Netflix help keep the BBFC relevant – and this is nothing to applaud
Save the Horse Hospital
Jack the Ripper lives in Hazemaze’s Shadow in the Night
Vaginas and alcohol don’t mix, apparently
High Jinks and Kinks: Ann Summers advertising and political opportunism
The Porn Block is confined to the dustbin of history… for now
Another dopey Halloween panic
Dracula goes interactive in a new luxury edition
Modern Panic: art as provocation
The Death of Art
Red Shoes, Beef Hearts And Hard Gore In Okinawa Electric Girl Saya’s New Video
Rock ‘n’ Roll and Korean classics – London gets film festival fever in November
Sid Haig 1939 – 2019
Seven Inches of Satanic Panic from Ghost
Hi, How Are You? The World of Daniel Johnston 1961 – 2019
Open Your Eyes to David Hasselhoff’s media pollution
Carol Lynley 1942 – 2019
Taken by the Tingleverse
Mayhem is coming in October
Porn Star Martinis and the Booze Police
Bella Thorne’s visionary porn film
The last of the Wild Angels – Peter Fonda 1940 – 2019
Stereotypically stupid: the ASA’s latest slice of lunacy
Put Your Weight On It! The ‘Dolemite Is My Name’ trailer
MC Devvo and the past coming back to haunt you
More Throbbing Gristle reports on vinyl
Soldier of Orange: remembering Rutger Hauer
Paul Krassner 1932 – 2019
Death of a Pornographer – a new graphic novel set in the Soho sex industry
Plastic Fantastic: the Bowie Barbie
João Gilberto 1931 – 2019
Carry On Hyping
The Antichrist soundtrack LP is coming
Japanese metal fest coming to London
Verifiably Stupid – the UK porn block’s latest failure
Peter Whitehead 1937 – 2019
A Difficult, Brilliant Life: Roky Erikson 1947 – 2019
The BFI inherit Christopher Lee’s photo archive
Doris Day 1922 – 2019
Progressive Porn vs Regressive Feminists
Lady Geraldine’s Communication Breakdown
Fall in love again with The Blue Angel in British cinemas
Charlie Says ‘who needs another Manson movie?’
London’s strip club wars
David Lynch in Manchester
Hail Satan? The Satanic Temple documentary gets a trailer
Vote for the Sexual Freedom Awards
Hellboy enters the beer world
Blood and Rockets – The Claypool Lennon Delirium’s musical tales of Jack Parsons
Satan wants you to attend the Heavy Psych Sounds Festival
The UK authorities finally accept that kinky sex is not obscene
The Jodorowsky controversy: context matters
AVN Awards 2019
Juice Campbell vs the Army of Dankness – Brew York’s Evil Dead flavoured beer
Smoke and Mirrors – The Psychology of Magic at The Wellcome Museum
Robert Kerman 1947 – 2018
Bernardo Bertolucci 1941 – 2018
Nicolas Roeg 1928 – 2018
Stan Lee 1922 – 2018
You May be Pretty but I am Beautiful – The Adrian Street documentary creeps closer to release
Hardy Fox 1945 – 2018
The Satanic Temple vs Sabrina
Flying Dog Brewery stand up to the beer censors
Venom – the Venom XXX parody
Stanley Kubrick exhibition comes to the UK
That’s the Way Sasha Grey and PIG like it
Lindsay Kemp RIP
Fakir Musafar RIP
Nicolas Winding Refn’s ByNWR launches
The Onania Club teaser
Rob Zombie and Marilyn Manson perform Helter Skelter
Second batch of Throbbing Gristle reissues unveiled
Jacques Rivette’s The Nun returns to UK cinemas
Now you can get an LP made of coffee, because why not?
The BFI’s Arcadia Collection
Photographia Erotica Historia
Adam Parfrey, Feral House publisher, has died
Babymetal’s new single – Distortion
Satan Superstar lives!
Hail Satan! The Satan Superstar launch party and The Dark Arts Fayre
Satan Superstar – the video
Sotheby’s Erotic Art auction 2018
So gay! Hunter’s astonishing queer anthem
The Dancing Moods of Ben Ridley
Nikolas Schreck talks the Charles Manson Conspiracy in London
Get the demented chamber pop film music of David E. Williams for free

France declares De Sade a National Treasure
William Shatner covers The Cramps
Why Sainsbury’s own brand vinyl is a great idea
“I have such sights to show you… in my pants”: X-rated Hellraiser spoof Cockraiser
The Church of the SubGenius documentary is coming
Elvira’s Sexy Witch perfume
Hugh Hefner RIP
Meet Johann Sebastian Punk
Pinky! Pinky! The Idol Formerly Known As Ladybaby’s Zombie Pop Metal
Tom Ford’s Fucking Fabulous
October is the London Month of the Dead
Dean Hurley’s ambient Twin Peaks score available to buy
RIP bandleader Ray Davies
Dracula in a Women’s Prison
RIP Anita Pallenberg
Prepare for a Hard Brexxxit
GLOW coming to Netflix
The Texas Chain Saw Massacre – The Shocking Truth soundtrack LP
RIP Roger Moore
Mansfield 66/67 – New Documentary About Jayne Mansfield And Anton LaVey
Lurid Trumps Video Nasty Collection Concludes
Kelli Ali’s Ghostdriver – A Noir Film And Music Project
The Sexual Freedom Ball
Wisconsin Death Trip at Regent Street Cinema
Rick Wakeman Announces Luxurious Crimes Of Passion Box Set
The Gothic Revolution is coming
Birdemic Director James Nguyen Returns With The Man With The Wooden Face
The Manson Family reality show
INDUSTRIΛL ΛCCIDENT –  The Story of Wax Trax! Records Trailer
Radley Metzger, Erotic Film Pioneer, Has Died
Tura Satana documentary film trailer
Soho Film Festival at the Regent Street Cinema
Casting JonBenet gets a trailer
American Playboy trailer
Diamanda Galas plays The Barbican
Enter the private world Of G.G. Allin and family in new documentary film
Angelyne wants a new billboard
Lydia Lunch And Beth B Announce The War Is Never Over
Pink Floyd’s Mortal Remains At The V&A
Trippy, Lovecraft-inspired horror film The Void coming to UK cinemas
The Love Witch UK trailer
Sara Le Roy’s The Disenchanted Forest 3D Art Show
Lana Del Rey brings you Love
Playboy Sees Sense And Brings Back The Nudity (Sort Of)
Video Nasty Lurid Trumps – The Final Collection On Pre-Order Now
The BFI’s Controversial Classics
The Residents Return With The Ghost Of Hope
Progressive Transgressive And Underground – Genesis P Orridge Films At The Horse Hospital
New trailer for George Best documentary released
Biblical ‘epic’ exploitation film  Absolute Vow unleashes mad trailer
John Hurt has died
Library Music Stalwart Jan Stoeckart Has Died
The Barbican goes Into the Unknown
Rammstein – from Paris to a cinema near you
Adult film legend Bill Margold has died
Death Race 2050 trailer
Universal Horror at the Regent Street Cinema
The Motorhead Massage Missile
Eat out in a festive igloo
Two Moomin exhibitions coming to the UK
Listen to Le Vampire by DTCV
Uwe Boll quits filmmaking – and that’s a bad thing
Veruca James and a Creepy Clown in I Had the Strangest Dream Last Night
Alexander McQueen biopic announced
Pulp fiction book fair in London
Crowd funding campaigns from Nucleus Films and Frank Henenlotter
New Iron Fist trailer
A Message from the Temple
New Twin Peaks teaser with Angelo Badalamenti
The Backlash Kink Olympixxx
Frightfest’s Shocktoberfest all-day extravaganza announced
New CultFilms label launches
Babymetal to star in their own animated show
Canned beer wins CAMRA approval
RIP Herschell Gordon Lewis
Hull’s City of Culture line-up is pretty good
Alejandro Jodorowsky’s Endless Poetry trailer
Clothing for the ‘Now Generation’
Carlsberg go for a craft look
New trailer for The Shining
Britain in a nut (case) shell – frilly knickers upset prude
Chrysta Bell and David Lynch go on a Night Ride in new video
New poster and trailer for Amanda Knox documentary
Craft Beer Revolution Festival in Edinburgh
Mayhem and Grimmfest announce full line ups
Iron Maiden’s Red ‘n’ Black porter released
Cocks Not Glocks
The Killing of America comes to Blu-ray and cinemas

SOHO photo exhibition in London
The Great British Skinny Dip
The Sexual Freedom Awards 2016
Gong’s Gilli Smyth has died
Batman – Return of the 1960s Caped Crusaders
Say Lou Lou release Stayin’ Alive cover
Press hysteria over sexual health posters
Mayhem Film Festival launch new trailer
Rare copies of Divinity magazine on sale
Too Fast for Love: Mötley Crüe vibrators
New Order launch their own beer
NASA space vacation posters
Fellatio Cafe scams and clickbait cynicism
Gargantuan Pink Floyd Early Years box set announced
Legendary London strip pub The White Horse is closing
Teacher Fired For Allowing Teenagers To See HR Giger Art
Republicans declare porn a public health crisis
Mayhem Film Festival opens for business
Vivid sign UK distribution deal with Harmony
The BFI announce Psychomania and Women in Love
XVHS Mixes Perfume and Vintage Video
The Fragrance Kitchen arrives in the UK at new Selfridges Perfume Department
Tom Six unleashes the ultimate Human Centipede

The return of the Carry On film
Alcohol Concern campaign against beer, Bond and Footwear
The Fragrance Foundation Awards 2016
New UK trailer for The Neon Demon
MP tries to provoke mass hysteria over ‘sexy’ bra for teenagers
Lurid Trumps presents Mondo VHS
Charles Gatewood RIP
London’s ‘Naked Food Experience’ is coming
Jaws footwear is actually a thing
BFI releases Public Information Films free to view online
The Playboy Club opens the Tale Bar
Holy Torture at the Horse Hospital
Tempest Storm documentary trailer released
William Burroughs spoken word album reissued
London Sex Walk, apparently run by 14 year old boys
Oxford English Dictionary adds splendid splendid sweary variations to the new edition
University professor porn star Old Nick forced out of his job
McClaren and Westwood’s son burning punk collection in 40th-anniversary protest