Monthly Archives: January 2011

Suspensões em Recife

Valnei Santos is no stranger on Hook Life, and with his wonderful blog Vida Suspensa he has done a great job at keeping us up to speed with what is going on in his part of the world with body...
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Badaku Suspension

There are several images that come to mind when most of us think about Christmas festivities; hot chocolate by the fire, boxes with pretty bows, and stockings hung by the chimney. Well, in Croatia, the Badaku Suspension Team had a...
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Sentient

There have been several new suspension videos that I have seen over the last few months. Many of them are aimed toward either trying to explain who we are as a community, or help people to understand why we choose...
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Mutant Suspension Squad

Our latest event comes from Italy’s very talented Mutant Suspension Squad, which was founded in 2004. You may have heard their name from the various suspension events and seminars that they have participated in over the years. This upcoming show...
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Hanging in Helsinki

Body modification artist, sideshow performer, and body suspension practitioner, Lassi is definitely a busy man in this industry. Many of you here in the states may remember him from the wonderful performances he did with Snake Oil Sideshow last year....
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Back for More

It looks like those of you in the Houston area are in luck again. The AGRO Sideshow is putting on second performance at the Scout Bar, and it sounds like it will be even bigger and better than the last...
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Aesthetic Meat Front

“Every written word, every spoken thought, every drawn image, every scar on my body is a ritual against disintegration of mind, a ritual against human devolution, a ritual as means of self-awareness, a ritual as purest form of resistance. Wake...
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BoMA Trauma

This past Halloween there were a number of suspension events to choose from across the country. One of them was Trauma, which was previously featured on our event page here. The show was sponsored by Evolved Body Art in Columbus,...
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Oklahoma Sunset

With so many variables that are out of our control, outdoor suspensions can be hit or miss. Everything from what you pack (or forget to pack) to sudden changes in the weather can have an impact on the experience of...
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January 5th

Readers of Hook Life have seen the posts about Arwen “Spliff” Rosa, the terrible car accident involving him, his wife and two other members of our community; and more recently the blog that helped to raise the funds to bring...
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