Collected features and reviews from the pages of Fortean Times magazine…
The Haunted Generation in the Fortean Times (Issue 410)
Thoughts on work by British Cryptids, Dechmont Woods, A Farewell To Hexes, A Year In The Country, Bredbeddle, Concretism, Monsieur Pompier’s Travelling Freakshow and ToiToiToi.
The Haunted Generation in the Fortean Times (Issue 407)
Thoughts on work by Drew Mulholland, Everyday Dust, Soiled, Harold Turgis, D Rothon, Kemper Norton, Repeated Viewing, The Unseen and Sharron Kraus
Casting The Runes: Dave and Toni Arthur’s Hearken To The Witches Rune (Issue 403)
“I’ve had a lot of strange experiences. A lot of stuff that could be construed as magic…” Dave and Toni Arthur tell the extraordinary story behind their 1971 occult-folk classic.
The Haunted Generation in the Fortean Times (Issue 400)
Thoughts on work by Richard Littler, Concretism, The Twelve Hour Foundation, Scarred For Life, Field Lines Cartographer, Dogs Versus Shadows, The Left Outsides, Alison Cotton, The Night Monitor, Usborne Books, BFI, Nancy Gaffield and the Drift, David Boulter, The Sodality of the Shadows, Holy Moloch and Will Maclean
Erwin Saunders: Pixie Hunter (Issue 395)
“An extravagantly bearded man in a camouflage hat is nervously explaining his hobby of tracking and cataloguing ‘wilderness folk’, in particular the ‘Morsu Pixies’…”
The Haunted Generation in the Fortean Times (Issue 387)
Thoughts on work by Richard Littler, Concretism, The Soulless Party, VA (Scarred For Life), Jon Brooks, Hattie Cooke, The Central Office of Information
The Haunted Generation in the Fortean Times (Issue 379)
Thoughts on work by Frances Castle, Drew Mulholland, Delia Derbyshire, The Delaware Road, Justin Hopper, Sharron Krauss, Belbury Poly, Richard Littler
The Haunted Generation (Issue 354)
“There are four of them, blank-faced children in old-fashioned pinafores, standing at the end of the street, staring back at me. They could be Edwardian; it’s difficult to tell. Time is standing still here…” The original Haunted Generation feature.
The Wizard of the Edge (Issue 336)
“As The Weirdstone of Brisingamen plunges swiftly into a murky world of lost magic, dark forces and twisted folklore, I gradually begin to realise that I have found my Favourite Writer In The World…”