Welcome To The Curios

The Curios have been gathered from near and far. They may be common-as-muck or one-of-a-kind. They may be worth a pretty penny or a dime-a-dozen. They may be horrifying, captivating, loathsome, or scintillating.

Whatever the cause of their creation, hopefully they bring enjoyment to someone out there.


Cock and Balls Zine #2

The second edition of Cock and Balls Zine. All pics are clickable.


Shame Spiral

Shame Spiral is from Adelaide, South Australia.

Shame Spiral is the sound of a slowly walking up a dark staircase, your hand caressing the cold smooth marble as you make your way up, up to the room that's glowing green through the cracks in the door, up up always up and forever reaching for the door...

Find more Shame Spiral tracks HERE.

Shame Spiral - Lazy (demo)
Shame Spiral - Light Layers (demo)


Cock and Balls Zine #1

The Cock and Balls Zine was created in Adelaide by Rickee Galvatron and Jimi Emmanuel*, in the late 1990s.

I have four issues of CnB, and I believe a fifth may have been released in 2007/2008. I must try and hunt it down. They can be quite elusive. The following scans are from Issue 1.

*possibly not their real names...


I do believe that girl is naked

Paris By Night
A Tour of the Capital's Gay Pleasure Haunts

By Jacques Robert
Translated by Stephanie and Richard Sutton

Probably the best tour guide book ever printed? Absolutely riddled with bawdy entendre and sly bon mots, this book teaches gentlemen and ladies of easy leisure whereabouts to wander for a salacious but good-natured night on the town.

Before we get to the photos, I feel maybe I should let you in on a secret Robert shares in his book: the 'women' of the Carousel are not quite as they seem...