THE TWIST IN THE SPIRAL

The Twist in the Spiral: three modern cultural revolutions. one The Mysterious Power of Love. ROOTS OF THE PAST. Prologue. There is a old Welsh proverb that states: ‘The Roots of the Past are the branches of the future’. Implying that what came  before is bound and connected to what comes after. Just as we have […]

goldenmonkee interview: This side of Kaos.

goldenmonkee interview: This side of Kaos.

GOLDEN MONKEE INTERVIEW An Evolutionary Journey, a Revolutionary leap. ‘There is something evergreen and vital in the human heart and soul that leaps and bounds, joyful and free, a radiant spark forever kindling’. .   Introduction. I personally think Britain’s youth culture is probably one of the most innovat…no, wait, scratch that! Britain’s youth culture is second […]

YEN

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YEN

Jonathan Evans is a writer, editor, and fiercely indipendent academic. Having moved through the Freak and Traveller scenes of the late 80’s, he then travelled to South East Asia in the 90’s. He was the mystery ‘Zippie of Honour‘ in the first edition of the Encyclopedia Psychedelica and the first Pagan Heretic. He later worked […]

UNDERGROUND COUNTER-CULTURE.

UNDERGROUND COUNTER-CULTURE.

UNDERGROUND COUNTER-CULTURE. Drugs, literature and the British Beatnik-Underground scene.     1. SOHO: The cradle.   A beacon of bohemianism and modernity with a flourishing artistic culture, Soho pulsed like a neon beacon of warm and wild beckoning light, beaming broadly up and down the country in the two-tone twilight world of post-war fifties and […]

SHAZAM

ZIPPIES THE NINE (ORIGINAL) ZIPPIE PRINCIPLES. I remember Fraser and I sitting up all night working on the nine principles, and then in the morning day-break we headed out looking for a café… satisfied with results and very stoned and happy! Here they are again folks, published again by increasing popular demand! 1. EROS – […]