pseudemys

"One of the most amazing things that I discovered when I was doing my research was a review of a performance of hers in England in 1970 compared her to a blacked-up Elvis in drag. And what’s so astonishing to me was the fact that history was already being rewritten - when in fact Rosetta Tharpe had been influential to Elvis Presley. The way that we remember or forget is not just about the natural passage of time, it’s also a social process. And forgetting takes place through discrete repeated acts of forgetting, [and] that process happens especially to black women performers in the musical world."

-Prof. Gale Wald on Sister Rosetta Tharpe

(Fuente: tropicaltrash, vía classicbluenotes)

pixalry:

Steampunk Star Wars Characters - Created by Björn Hurri

You can follow him on Twitter

(Fuente: pixalry, vía gutteredgore)

mishasminions:

iraffiruse:

Machine Porn

I’VE NEVER BEEN MORE AROUSED

(vía darkpixie10)

stunningpicture:

Rare photo of a Female Samurai.

stunningpicture:

Rare photo of a Female Samurai.

(vía kassndra)

tattooworkers:

Tattoo by Isobel Juliet Stevenson @isobeljulietstevenson

tattooworkers:

Tattoo by Isobel Juliet Stevenson @isobeljulietstevenson

(vía fuckyeahtattoos)

nyooms:

m1ssred:

gummy bear + potassium chlorate

ROCK N ROLL

nyooms:

m1ssred:

gummy bear + potassium chlorate

ROCK N ROLL

(vía darkpixie10)

talullahclementine:

so many drug references in alice in wonderland

(vía roseoflove)