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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.

Auxiliary Dark Magician Style goth look inspired by The Magicians

Dark Magician Style feature is a little whimsy mixed with academic properness

Auxiliary Online Content from the Style feature in the Winter 2019 Issue. A closer and more detailed look at our “Dark Magician style” very much inspired by the TV show The Magicians.

Glow fashion editorial featuring TOTEM Boutique

Auxiliary Online Content from the Must feature in the Summer 2019 Issue. Glow fashion editorial featuring women’s raver and burner fashions by TOTEM Boutique photographed by Lush Light Photography.

Auxiliary Magazine Killstar Sporty Collection

Killstar Sporty Collection

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.

DJs The Wasteland (left) and Mistress McCutchan (right)

It’s Midnight Somewhere Podcast Builds Musical Community in North America

Two former Brooklyn DJs, Mistress McCutchan and The Wasteland, one an experienced podcaster and the other a newbie, have teamed up to bring us the It’s Midnight Somewhere Podcast with the goal of developing a sense of community between North American alternative music scenes.

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.

Karen and Steven’s real Melville Castle til death 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 Karen and Steven’s Melville Castle til death alternative wedding photographed by Devlin Photos.

A Contributor Spotlight on photographer Saryn Christina

Get to know our contributors better with our Contributor Spotlights, this time we are focusing on photographer Saryn Christina.

A Contributor Spotlight on our Associate Editor Elizabeth Rhodes

Get to know our contributors better with our Contributor Spotlights, this time we are focusing on our associate editor Elizabeth Rhodes.

Terri-Sian and Stewart’s real Bride of Frankenstein 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 Terri-Sian and Stewart’s Bride of Frankenstein wedding photographed by Devlin Photos.

Vote for the Best in Alternative Beauty of 2016

Vote for the Best in Beauty of 2016

Cast your vote for the best alternative, subculture, unique, or independent Makeup Artist, Hair Stylist, and Beauty Product of 2016!

Anna Sui Rose Ring Rouge

Limited Ring Rouge by Anna Sui

With our Item of the Week, the Limited Ring Rouge by Anna Sui, you can wear your makeup on your finger!

Behind the Scenes of Auxiliary's Overtone Interview

Behind The Scenes of our oVertone Interview

For our Spring 2016 Issue Auxiliary Magazine photographed and interviewed the ladies behind oVertone, the cult beauty brand for color depositing conditioners for fantasy hair. Take a peek behind the scenes!

Stargazer White Pressed Powder

White Pressed Powder Compact by Stargazer Cosmetics

This week’s Item of the Week, The White Pressed Powder Compact by Stargazer Cosmetics, can be used all year round but it’s also great for Halloween and cosplay.

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.

The Auxiliary Awards Best Artist of 2016 Zoetica Ebb

Zoetica Ebb winner of Best Artist of 2016

Zoetica Ebb won the Auxiliary Award for Best Artist of 2016 and we talked with her about the past, 2016, and the future.

Split directed by M. Night Shyamalan is a Social Film disguised as a Dark Fantasy Horror

M. Night Shyamalan’s latest film Split looks at dark social issues using antiheroes and dark fantasy horror and you can catch it now on DVD.

The Auxiliary Awards Best Photographer of 2016 Laura Dark

Laura Dark winner of Best Photographer of 2016

Laura Dark won the Auxiliary Award for Best Photographer of 2016 and we talked with her about the past, 2016, and the future.

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.

Summer 2019 Issue Out Now!

The Summer 2019 Issue features 8mm, Front Line Assembly, My Life with the Thrill Kill Kult, Bone & Busk, Steven Russell Black, Gaiapatra, and more!

Auxiliary Magazine Winter 2018 Issue

Winter 2018 Issue Out Now!

The Winter 2018 Issue features Matthew Setzer, Michelle Überreste, ZEF2DEATH, and more!