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Hey Wizards, who else feels drawn to a certain type of aesthetic? Or feels at home with one? I feel like some places online and in real life give off this vibe of being gateways, or liminal spaces at the entrance of a sort of parallel realm that comprises an aesthetic.

https://encyclopedia.zone/Dagger/Blood%20of%20the%20Honorable%20Outside%20Person.html

Sorry if this thread is only for visual stuff but this is an aesthetic I really like and wish I knew words to describe it that would lead me to finding more. I think "phantasmagoria" is a good word for it but nobody uses it that way. Fanged Noumena by Nick Land has a lot of it. Basically the aesthetic is methed out dreamlike mania. A lot of cyberpunk stuff is like this when it's not just doing the neo noir thing.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AAp9dlJIDI8

Here's a song that kind of has the aesthetic CCRU stuff.
have you noticed how a lot of contemporary subculture is the same manic schizophrenia, endless mix of high and low brow references, self-indulgent obscurantism, but stripped of the paranoic, edgy, apocalyptic vibe present in the 90s

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>who else feels drawn to a certain type of aesthetic
I do

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I like anything that implies winter/cold since summer/heat are the things I hate the most. Been getting into black metal lately and it's full of stuff like that. Makes me wish I was a northern European

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This kind of 90s aesthetic always made me feel better, or more relaxed. I've heard it called Frasurbane (so), but I'm not sure if it has an official name.

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>>258630
Also global village coffeehouse.

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Heaviness, twilight, gloomy, dark, dreamlike, clouded, smudged, blurry, melancholic
I suppose I am drawn to those words and feel at home with them if that could be an aesthetic. It's easy to find paintings with the feeling, but music is harder.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YJO1UD-Q-o8
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ukdIv6YmBy0

Perhaps if I could take the dreamlike atmosphere of Cocteau twins, add some noise elements, distort it, and make it far darker; then I might find what I am looking for in music. Otherwise the above is close enough.



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