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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.

The Auxiliary Awards Best Fashion Designer of 2016 Darkspectre

Darkspectre Custom Couture winner of Best Fashion Designer of 2016

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.

Aurat Redefines Representation in Alternative Music

Taking cues from the sounds of darkwave, postpunk, new wave, and Bollywood, Aurat are based in southern California with the goal of bringing, “something different to the current scene.” As seen and interviewed in our Summer 2020 Issue Emerging band lineup feature, here is an introduction to the artist and their music.

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.

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.

Nina and Jack’s real pink sequined 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 Nina and Jack’s pink sequined wedding photographed by Dale Weeks.

Auxiliary Magazine Copy Editor Dylan Madeley

A Contributor Spotlight on our Copy Editor Dylan Madeley

Get to know our contributors better with our Contributor Spotlights, this time we are focusing on our copy editor Dylan Madeley.

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.

Meteora black glitter Nail Lacquer by Sugarpill Cosmetics

This week’s Item of the Week, Sugarpill Cosmetics’ Meteora black glitter Nail Lacquer is the perfect shade of black polish with cosmic swirls of glitter.

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.

2017 Radical Self Love Almanac by Gala Darling

Maximize your year with the 2017 Radical Self Love Almanac by Gala Darling

Maximize your next twelve months with the 2017 Radical Self Love Almanac by Gala Darling, a road map for the year covering everything from adjusting your perception of your body to tarot and astrology.

Vote for the Best Alternative Photographer of 2016

Vote for the Best Photographer of 2016

Cast your vote for the best alternative, subculture, unique, or independent Photographer of 2016!

Vote for the Best Alternative Artist of 2016

Vote for the Best Artist of 2016

Cast your vote for the best alternative, subculture, unique, or independent Artist of 2016!

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!

Auxiliary Magazine Fall 2018 Issue

Fall 2018 Issue Out Now!

The Fall 2018 Issue features Miss Rockwell De’Vil, Cloak & Dagger, Kevin Haskins, ESA, Nina Kate, and more!

Auxiliary Magazine Winter 2017 Issue

Winter 2017 Issue Out Now!

The Winter 2017 Issue features Vapor, Mother of London, Jagoda Bartczak, RFD by Rachel Frank, Spoiled Cherry, and more!