Author Archives: Alex Zander

About Alex Zander

Alex Zander resides in Chicago, IL and is the founder and publisher of MK ULTRA Magazine, established 1995. He can also be heard on the MKULTRASOUND PodCast

Suicide Commando Album “Mindstrip Redux”

An album – a milestone – a legend! Like no other album, “Mindstrip” embodies the term Hellelektro and shows the dark, club sounds which have made Suicide Commando world famous. In celebration of the 20th anniversary of this masterpiece, Johan … Continue reading

90 Percent Of Chicago’s Independent Music Venues Will Close Because Of Coronavirus, Desperate Owners Say

SOURCE:  2020 Block Club Chicago CHICAGO — A haunting new video is highlighting the plight of the city’s independent music venues, which have been closed for six months amid coronavirus. Without government intervention, 90 percent of independent clubs don’t believe … Continue reading

Leather Pants: Alex Zander, Ellenita and Max BravoX from Chiraq

Alex Zander, Ellenita and Max Bravo break down this weeks BS and talk about frustration, entertainment and Ron Jeremy in the age of COVID 6 plus months and going from a once free, prosperous and beautiful city now known worldwide … Continue reading

WandaVision Trailer Conjures up a Hallucinogenic Superhero Bewitched

It’s your typical black and white sitcom, at first. The happily married couple newly arrive in town. He’s a bit of a square; she has magical powers that the neighbors had better not catch on to. But something’s not quite … Continue reading

THIRTY & DIRTY: TKK’s ‘Confessions Of A Knife’ ReMaster

From Wax Trax Records: For their 30th Anniversary, we have dusted off the master tapes from one of the cornerstone releases on the original roster. Confessions Of A Knife… By MY LIFE WITH THE THRILL KILL KULT will be in … Continue reading

PHIL LEWIS Slams STEVE RILEY’s ‘Shitty’ Version Of L.A. GUNS For ‘Diluting The Brand

Phil Lewis has slammed drummer Steve Riley‘s lineup of L.A. GUNS, saying “we can’t have another shitty version going out diluting the brand.” This past January, Riley was sued by Lewis and guitarist Tracii Guns and Lewis in California District Court. Joining Riley as defendants in the case are the three musicians who … Continue reading