Monthly Archives: September 2010

The Outer Rim

Good photography, like any art, should move you in some way. It can make you feel a variety of things as you reflect on what is being presented. These photographs by Dave Hamilton certainly stopped me in my tracks when...
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Anna B. Nana’s Knees

When you think of knee suspensions what comes to mind? Is it the number of hooks used? Possibly hook placement? The weight per hook ratio? What about the style of hooks to use? Salmon Hooks? Sea Demons? Gilsons? All of...
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Southtownbaby

When Hook Life started a couple months  ago, we really weren’t sure how we were going to pull it off.   Blogging may seem easy enough, but when dealing with such an important subject, a lot of thought and care needs...
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Hook Love

Okay, I know. All of us in the suspension community are supposed to be super tough. In fact we are so macho we shove hooks through ourselves and hang from them just for fun.  But every once in a while...
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We Are CoRE

“I try to remove bricks off the wall of society. In my lifetime, I will probably remove one brick from that wall, and that’s the whole point of this.”  –Steve Joyner Trying to write about Constructs of Ritual Evolution, or...
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Transitional Allure

I doubt this redheaded bombshell needs any introduction to our readers. Being given the title ‘Suspension Queen’ is a pretty big role to fill, but Miss Crash wears the crown well. These photographs taken by Luke Brereton back in 2008...
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BMXnet 2010

This article is very, very late, especially for an event that is next weekend, but what can I say?  The world of a Hook Life writer is a busy one.  Next weekend, September 16-19, Body Modification Exchange Network is hosting...
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Pretty Shiny Things

As many of you may remember, last month a copy of Obsolete Body was auctioned off on Ebay.  The proceeds of which were donated to Arwen and his family to help with his recovery and medical bills.  See the Car...
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The Captains Halloween Massacre

Coming to the Bora Bora Club in Oklahoma City Saturday October 9th – The Captains Halloween Massacre featuring Live Suspensions by S.B.S, Aztlan Arts, and A.G.R.O with local bands One Gun Solution, Parasomnia, and From Native America. This early Halloween...
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Pasión Suspensión

If there’s one thing the suspension community has lacked over the years it’s been good video documentation.  Back in the 90’s there were some amazing suspensions happening but the technology to capture and edit just wasn’t anything like it is...
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