Alternative clothing and lifestyle brand Killstar recently launched their 2017 activewear line Sporty providing a sea of black sportswear in occult prints, fishnets paneling, and strappy pentagram details.
Peter Murphy 40 Years of Bauhaus Ruby Celebration
Peter Murphy is touring to celebrate 40 years of Bauhaus and playing albums in their entirety. We caught his live show in Anaheim at The City National Grove on January 16th 2019.Read More
Attrition with Indarra, Subterranea, and Vancorvid in Toronto
UK industrial darkwave legends Attrition like to visit Toronto every so often, and this time it happened at the Rivoli on March 16, 2019. Three opening bands fleshed out the evening’s lineup.Read More
Winter 2018 Issue Out Now!
The Winter 2018 Issue features Matthew Setzer, Michelle Überreste, ZEF2DEATH, and more!Read More
Cloak & Dagger Festival 2018
After a successful debut last year, the second installment of the Cloak & Dagger Festival took place in downtown Los Angeles at the historic Los Angeles Theatre. We were there to check out the various aspects of this unique event featuring live music and immersive theatre.Read More
Fall 2018 Issue Out Now!
The Fall 2018 Issue features Miss Rockwell De’Vil, Cloak & Dagger, Kevin Haskins, ESA, Nina Kate, and more!Read More
The Damned Evil Spirits Tour
The Damned are touring in support of their latest release Evil Spirits. We caught their live show in Los Angeles at The Fonda Theatre on November 2nd 2018.Read More
An Interview with John Famiglietti of HEALTH at Cloak & Dagger Dusk Til Dawn Festival
HEALTH performed at the first Cloak & Dagger Dusk Til Dawn Festival in Los Angeles and we caught up with HEALTH bassist John Famliglietti.Read More
The Soft Moon with Boy Harsher Tour
The Soft Moon recently wrapped their North American tour with Boy Harsher and we caught them at The Teregram Ballroom presented by Lethal Amounts on Friday, April 16th 2018 in Los Angeles.Read More
Behind the Scenes
Behind the Scenes of our Fall 2017 Beauty Picks and Runway to Vanity Photoshoot
Take a look behind the scenes of our Fall 2017 Issue beauty photoshoot with Beauty Editor Elizabeth Rhodes.Read More
An Interview with The Birthday Massacre at Dracula’s Ball
Hot off the release of The Birthday Massacre’s seventh album, Under Your Spell, we caught up with their guitarist Rainbow at the 69th Dracula’s Ball.Read More
Darkspectre Custom Couture won the Auxiliary Award for Best Fashion Designer of 2016 and we talked with her about the past, 2016, and the future.
UK industrial darkwave legends Attrition like to visit Toronto every so often, and this time it happened at the Rivoli on March 16, 2019. Three opening bands fleshed out the evening’s lineup.
Peter Murphy is touring to celebrate 40 years of Bauhaus and playing albums in their entirety. We caught his live show in Anaheim at The City National Grove on January 16th 2019.
Dallas resident and fixture of the dark alternative scene, DJ Joe Virus has been DJing since the 90s and performing live music with various outfits. We spoke with Joe about the path that led him to DJing Dallas’ largest goth/alternative club night at The Church and how he stays inspired musically.
After a successful debut last year, the second installment of the Cloak & Dagger Festival took place in downtown Los Angeles at the historic Los Angeles Theatre. We were there to check out the various aspects of this unique event featuring live music and immersive theatre.
When we’re young, summer holds the promise of adventure and endless possibility. Not all of us feel so free during the season once we venture deep into adulthood. Find some summer magic again with our Item Spotlight, the S’mores Dragon Sticker by Earl Grey Paper.
On May 19, 2019, Cat vs. Bat Podcast will celebrate one year of discussing music, debating the pressing issues of the subculture, interviewing interesting people, and having many good laughs.
Nessie has been debunked according to scientist but not in our hearts. How lovely would it be to not only see her, but live with such a magical creature? Now you can with our Item Spotlight the Baby Loch Ness Monster Air Plant Holder by East of the Sun Studio.
Our Item Spotlight, the Opalite Glass Keyhole Ear Weights by Urban Body Jewelry are unique handmade glass ear weights that are lightweight for all day wear and can pair with anything in your wardrobe.
Take a look behind the scenes of our Fall 2017 Issue beauty photoshoot with Beauty Editor Elizabeth Rhodes, photographer Saryn Christina, and makeup artist Akiko Yamakawa.
Makeup Vamp won our Best Makeup Artist of 2016 award and we talked with her about the past, 2016, and the future.
Peek behind the scenes of our Spring 2017 Beauty Picks photoshoot to see how our featured products were used to create fresh spring looks.
Our latest Item Spotlight comes from Auxiliary contributor Paige Etheridge. With her book about the Pan Pan of post WWII Japan, Kissing Stars Over the Rising Sun, she asks, “what if the subculture you were a part of, or one that you loved, was erased?”
Curl up with one of these dark fantasy books and patiently waiting for spring. Now is the perfect time for a good read, be it a well-known story or a jewel yet to be discovered. Enjoy one of the two or both with this list of reading choices to get you through the season.
If you’re interested in mysteries, medical investigations, and murder cases Quackery: A Brief History of the Worst Ways to Cure Everything by Lydia Kang and Nate Pedersen is a non-fiction read you’ll find equally horrifying and enjoyable.