Kenneth Anger

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Church of Satan Sigil of Baphomet

California Infernal is Back! 15% Discount at TRAPART Books Movie star Jayne Mansfield and notorious Satanist Anton LaVey met in 1966. Both were publicity conscious and made the most of the meetings, which evolved into friendship. Almost always present was German paparazzo Walter Fischer, stationed in Hollywood and catering to image- and scandal-hungry photo magazines all over the world. Fischer’s unique collection of photos takes us straight into the ritual chamber of the Church of Satan in LaVey’s infamous “black house” in San Francisco, as well as into Mansfield’s Hollywood “pink palace”. We also get to follow LaVey on excursions […]

Church of Satan Sigil of Baphomet

Kenneth Anger and Brian Butler’s Technicolor Skull’s “Mark VI” Review  Heathen Harvest editor and podcaster Reverend Raul Antony presents the following review of the latest tape release from Kenneth Anger and Brian Butler’s Technicolor Skull project. Forget for a moment who made this, and just listen to it—although ‘listen to’ is not quite the correct injunction because this is not music in any normal sense. Mark VI is entirely free of conventional referents or of any consensual reality signifiers. There is no discernible structure nor anything resembling movement or progression. There is no resolution and no obvious beginnings or endings either. […]

Church of Satan Sigil of Baphomet

CALIFORNIA INFERNAL – NOW AVAILABLE FOR PRE-ORDER FROM TRAPART & UNDERWORLD AMUSEMENTS Magister Carl Abrahamsson is proud to announce the debut of CALIFORNIA INFERNAL, a stunning collection of photos capturing a magical time in Anton LaVey and the Church of Satan’s history. Introduction by Kenneth Anger, and forewords by Carl Abrahamsson and collector Alf Wahlgren. Movie star Jayne Mansfield and notorious Satanist Anton LaVey met in 1966. Both were publicity conscious and made the most of the meetings, which evolved into friendship. Almost always present was German paparazzo Walter Fischer, stationed in Hollywood and catering to image- and scandal-hungry photo […]

Church of Satan Sigil of Baphomet

The Black Flame: Infernal Reasonances – A discussion with writer, musician, filmmaker, and misanthropologist Magister Carl Abrahamsson. by Reverend Raul Antony an interview for The Black Flame—October, L A.S. It was 1998, in an underground—literally, it was in the basement of an apartment building—NYC book and magazine shop called See Hear where my interest in both Satanism and Abrahamsson’s work emerged. As a voracious reader of the occult and counter-culture, I devoured everything the shop had to offer and settled on two prevailing interests, industrial music and Satanism. One day I was picking out some fanzines featuring Psychic TV and Throbbing Gristle along with the Anton […]