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July 10, 2020

The Summer 2020 Issue

The Summer 2020 Issue of Auxiliary, a magazine dedicated to alternative fashion, music, and lifestyle, features Zoetica Ebb on a self-photographed cover, Brian Perera of Cleopatra Records, Liisa Ladouceur, Molchat Doma, Empathy Test, Christiane Shillito aka Ulorin Vex, Juha Arvid Helminen, Jenn St-Onge, Vandalist, fashion and beauty editorials, reviews, and more.

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Inspiration

August 5, 2020

Future Forward photoset by Digital Darkroom

Visual, creative, style, and fashion inspiration. This Inspiration features the Future Forward photoset by Steven Anthony Roe and Tiffany Trezzo aka Digital Darkroom.

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Inspiration

July 29, 2020

A Death in Dreams photoset by Digital Darkroom

Visual, creative, style, and fashion inspiration. This Inspiration features A Death in Dreams photoset by Steven Anthony Roe and Tiffany Trezzo aka Digital Darkroom.

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Emerging

July 23, 2020

Rotten UK’s Lovecraftian Chaos Magick of UK82 Punk

Rotten UK is Lovecraftian chaos magick of UK82 punk. As seen and interviewed in our Spring 2020 Issue Emerging band lineup feature, here is an introduction to them and their music.

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Alternative Weddings

July 21, 2020

Mazz and Alex’s whimsy and pumpkin filled alternative wedding

In our Spring 2020 Issue we interviewed the force behind Rock N Roll Bride, Kat Williams! She helped pick some amazing real alternative weddings to share with our readers in the issue. Here’s a more in depth view of Mazz and Alex’s whimsy and pumpkin filled alternative wedding photographed by Elemental Photography.

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Fashion Editorial

June 22, 2020

Flowers in the Desert fashion editorial featuring La Carmina

A vivid fashion editorial featuring La Carmina photographed by Joey Wong in Joshua Tree National Park, California.

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Alternative Weddings

June 26, 2020

Sarah and Fernanda’s opulent alternative wedding

In our Spring 2020 Issue we interviewed the force behind Rock N Roll Bride, Kat Williams! She helped pick some amazing real alternative weddings to share with our readers in the issue. Here’s a more in depth view of Sarah and Fernanda’s opulent alternative wedding photographed by Dale Weeks Photography.

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Emerging

June 10, 2020

The Wraith Revive Deathrock in Los Angeles with a Dose of Gloom

The Wraith revive deathrock in Los Angeles with a dose of gloom. We interviewed them for our Spring 2020 Issue Emerging band lineup.

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Current

May 9, 2020

Subculture Music in the Time of the Pandemic

Daniel Graves of industrial pop band Aesthetic Perfection, goth pop band WINGTIPS, and dark pop sorceress Roniit shared with Auxiliary what changed for them when the pandemic called for us all to stay inside, what they are doing, and what supporters can do for artists today.

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Behind the Scenes

June 12, 2020

Behind the Scenes of our She’s in Parties Beauty Editorial and Spring 2020 Runway to Vanity Photoshoot

Take a look behind the scenes of our beauty editorial and Runway to Vanity feature photoshoot for our Spring 2020 Issue.

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Future Forward photoset by Digital Darkroom

Visual, creative, style, and fashion inspiration. This Inspiration features the Future Forward photoset by Steven Anthony Roe and Tiffany Trezzo aka Digital Darkroom.

A Death in Dreams photoset by Digital Darkroom

Visual, creative, style, and fashion inspiration. This Inspiration features A Death in Dreams photoset by Steven Anthony Roe and Tiffany Trezzo aka Digital Darkroom.

Flowers in the Desert fashion editorial featuring La Carmina

A vivid fashion editorial featuring La Carmina photographed by Joey Wong in Joshua Tree National Park, California.

The Oak Tweed Hooded Scarf by Celtic Fusion Design is our Must featured item for Winter

Auxiliary Online Content from the Must feature in the Winter 2019 Issue. Here is an expanded look at the keeping warm for winter item from our featured designer Celtic Fusion Design.

The Black Halos release charity single remembering Chi Pig

On July 16, 2020, Ken Chinn aka Chi Pig passed away. The punk rock community has shown an outpouring of grief for the influential SNFU frontman. Now The Black Halos have announced the release of a charity single celebrating his life and raising money for the Chi Pig mural fund.

Rotten UK’s Lovecraftian Chaos Magick of UK82 Punk

Rotten UK is Lovecraftian chaos magick of UK82 punk. As seen and interviewed in our Spring 2020 Issue Emerging band lineup feature, here is an introduction to them and their music.

OVER is Creating Music for Revolution

OVER is creating music for revolution. As seen and interviewed in our Spring 2020 Issue Emerging band lineup feature, here is an introduction to them and their music.

The Wraith Revive Deathrock in Los Angeles with a Dose of Gloom

The Wraith revive deathrock in Los Angeles with a dose of gloom. We interviewed them for our Spring 2020 Issue Emerging band lineup.

Nat and Dom’s perfectly boho naturey alternative wedding

In our Spring 2020 Issue we interviewed the force behind Rock N Roll Bride, Kat Williams! She helped pick some amazing real alternative weddings to share with our readers in the issue. Here’s a more in depth view of Nat and Dom’s perfectly boho naturey alternative wedding photographed by Dale Weeks Photography.

Mazz and Alex’s whimsy and pumpkin filled alternative wedding

In our Spring 2020 Issue we interviewed the force behind Rock N Roll Bride, Kat Williams! She helped pick some amazing real alternative weddings to share with our readers in the issue. Here’s a more in depth view of Mazz and Alex’s whimsy and pumpkin filled alternative wedding photographed by Elemental Photography.

Sarah and Fernanda’s opulent alternative wedding

In our Spring 2020 Issue we interviewed the force behind Rock N Roll Bride, Kat Williams! She helped pick some amazing real alternative weddings to share with our readers in the issue. Here’s a more in depth view of Sarah and Fernanda’s opulent alternative wedding photographed by Dale Weeks Photography.

Kat Williams of Rock N Roll Bride on Weddings and the Pandemic

We caught up with Kat Williams the woman behind Rock N Roll Bride to talk about her book on planning an alternative wedding, the magazine, the website, her new podcast The Confidence Club, and building a niche focused business. We ended up talking about wedding postponements, overcoming challenges, balancing positivity with the darker things in life, the power of an online community, and the best mindset one can have during a pandemic.

Behind the Scenes of our She’s in Parties Beauty Editorial and Spring 2020 Runway to Vanity Photoshoot

Take a look behind the scenes of our beauty editorial and Runway to Vanity feature photoshoot for our Spring 2020 Issue.

Auxiliary Magazine Behind the Scenes of our Fall 2017 Beauty Photoshoot

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, photographer Saryn Christina, and makeup artist Akiko Yamakawa.

The Auxiliary Awards Best Makeup Artist of 2016 Makeup Vamp

Makeup Vamp winner of Best Makeup Artist of 2016

Makeup Vamp won our Best Makeup Artist of 2016 award and we talked with her about the past, 2016, and the future.

Behind the scenes of our Spring 2017 Beauty Picks photoshoot featuring Makeup Geek

Behind the Scenes of our Spring 2017 Beauty Picks photoshoot

Peek behind the scenes of our Spring 2017 Beauty Picks photoshoot to see how our featured products were used to create fresh spring looks.

Auxiliary Rose Sinister Podcast Spotlight

The Rose Sinister Podcast delves deep into Vampire Lore

We interview the creator and maintainer of the Rose Sinister Podcast about the history and future of this production, and how achieving great analytical depth of vampire media is a team effort.

Read about the Pan Pan of post WWII Japan in Kissing Stars Over the Rising Sun by Paige Etheridge

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?”

dark fantasy books list Huntress L. J. Smith

10 Dark Fantasy Books to curl up with until Spring

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.

Quackery A Brief History of the Worst Ways to Cure Everything by Lydia Kang and Nate Pedersen

Quackery: A Brief History of the Worst Ways to Cure Everything

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.

Auxiliary Magazine Summer 2020 Issue

The Summer 2020 Issue

The Summer 2020 Issue of Auxiliary, a magazine dedicated to alternative fashion, music, and lifestyle, features Zoetica Ebb on a self-photographed cover, Brian Perera of Cleopatra Records, Liisa Ladouceur, Molchat Doma, Empathy Test, Christiane Shillito aka Ulorin Vex, Juha Arvid Helminen, Jenn St-Onge, Vandalist, fashion and beauty editorials, reviews, and more.

2020 Friends and Family Sale

We want to give our longtime followers, friends, and family discounted access to our current issue and the rest of the issues for this year!

Auxiliary Magazine Spring 2020 Issue

The Spring 2020 Issue

The Spring 2020 Issue of Auxiliary, a magazine dedicated to alternative fashion, music, and lifestyle, features Alissa Barrett photographed by Jennifer Link Photography on the cover, Kat Williams of Rock N Roll Bride, The Birthday Massacre, Blitz Vega, Necessary Evil, fashion and beauty editorials, reviews, and more.

Auxiliary Magazine Winter 2019 Issue

The Winter 2019 Issue

The Winter 2019 Issue of Auxiliary, a magazine dedicated to alternative fashion, music, and lifestyle, features Nina Kate of Jane Doe Latex on the cover, She Past Away, Azam Ali, Gaia and Sara Save the World, fashion and beauty editorials, reviews, and more.