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Gloomth Ghost Story Collection

Gloomth Ghost Story Collection

Gloomth’s latest collection Ghost Story was inspired by whispered ghost stories told by candlelight, folklore, and real life hauntings.

Auxiliary's Item of the Week the Ouroboros Ring by Beegirlmetal

The Ouroboros Ring by Beegirlmetal is a Fresh piece for Spring

Our Item of the Week, The Ouroboros Ring by Beegirlmetal is a calming reminder of the cyclic nature of the universe and a fresh addition to your wardrobe for spring.

Bibian Blue MYTH Collection

Bibian Blue Fall/Winter 2016/2017 MYTH Collection

Bibian Blue’s Fall/Winter 2016/2017 MYTH Collection is infused with romantic iconography from Pre-Raphaelite concepts to age-old depictions of earthen nymphs and magic.

Auxiliary Crisiswear

Crisiswear blend Cyberpunk and Steampunk to create their Fashion Forward Future

To welcome our new advertiser Crisiswear we chatted with designer Flux about the cyberpunk meets steampunk label and his motto of, “future forward fashion.”

Bauhaus Reunion

Bauhaus made their final appearance of a limited-date reunion tour in Los Angeles at the Hollywood Palladium and Azam Ali opened for Bauhaus on this final night. We were lucky to catch the show!

Substance 2019

Substance was a two-day festival in Los Angeles held at the historic Los Angeles Theatre on the 1st and 2nd of November with Gary Numan and Boy Harsher as respective headliners.


Pink Turns Blue in Los Angeles

Pink Turns Blue are currently on tour and stopped in Los Angeles for a show on September 15th at The Echoplex.

The Old Gods of New Berlin, an EP by Johnny Hollow

The Old Gods of New Berlin by Johnny Hollow music review

Five years after A Collection of Creatures, Johnny Hollow keeps to a shorter and sweet EP length with their new release, The Old Gods of New Berlin.

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.

Auxiliary Magazine Cemetery Confessions podcast interview

The Cemetery Confessions podcast delivers a community discussion across borders

Auxiliary interviews those behind the ongoing widely available podcast Cemetery Confessions on The Belfry Network and highlight its history and purpose. With each episode hosts The Count and Trae and special guests tackle deep and lengthy discussions of the goth community.

S’mores Dragon Sticker by Earl Grey Paper brings magic back to summer

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.

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.

Elvira Cologne Collection by Demeter

Demeter Crafts Scents Inspired by Elvira Mistress of the Dark and More

Smell like Elvira Mistress of the Dark, a zombie, black roses, holy water, and more with unique carefully crafted scents by Demeter Fragrance Library.

Black Magic Collection Concrete Minerals witchy eyeshadow

Black Magic Collection by Concrete Minerals

Our Item of the Week, The Black Magic Collection by Concrete Minerals is a great addition to your makeup kit and the perfect witchy eyeshadow set for a spellbinding smokey eye.

Zombettie Liquid Lipstick by Pretty Zombie Cosmetics

Our Item of the Week comes from Pretty Zombie Cosmetics who create a vegan and cruelty-free line of liquid lipsticks in bold colors from black to cotton candy blue.

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!

The Hunger vampire movie poster

10 Vampire Films to watch leading up to The Hunger

In honor of David Bowie’s passing earlier this year, here is a vampire film viewing suggestion… 10 vampire films leading up to The Hunger as the finale.

Auxiliary Reclaim Industrial T-Shirt

Interview with Kickstarter Patron James S. Cole

Illustrator James S. Cole whose work focuses on the dichotomy between life and death collaborated with us to design Auxiliary’s first T-shirts and we asked him a few questions about himself and his work.

Auxiliary Magazine Holiday 2017 Issue

Holiday 2017 Issue Out Now!

The Holiday 2017 Issue features Xlcr Moon, Laura Dark, Legend, Faye Hindle, NO.RR 312 STUDIO, Versatile Corsets, and more!

Fall 2017 Issue Out Now!

The Fall 2017 Issue features La Carmina, , Jacqueline Marie Mourning, Sharon TK, Jin N Tonic, Alex No, and more!

Auxiliary Magazine Spring 2017 Issue

Spring 2017 Issue Out Now!

The Spring 2017 Issue features Mr.Kitty, Daniel Ash, Kevin Haskins, 3teeth, !!!, Nadya Lev, and more!

The 2016 Auxiliary Awards

The Best in Alternative Culture and Subculture of 2016

The best in alternative culture and subculture of 2016! The winners of The 2016 Auxiliary Magazine Awards!