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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.”

Auxiliary Item of the Week Gothic Shoe Company go to winklepickers

Original Pikes Pentagram Buckle Boots by The Gothic Shoe Company your go to Winklepickers

Thanks to the ongoing trad goth revival, winklepickers are big news right now and our Item of the Week, the Original Pikes Pentagram Buckle Boots by The Gothic Shoe Company, are the perfect pair.

Raven men's goth fashion editorial

Raven men’s goth fashion editorial featuring Alex No

Raven fashion editorial featuring men’s goth fashions by Alex No Design photographed by Raisa Kanareva and modeled by Alex No in Saint Petersburg, Russia.

dark goth everyday necklace Oracle Pendant by Omnia

The Oracle Pendant by Omnia will be your new Everyday Necklace

Everyone needs an everyday necklace, a signature piece that is there go to and our Item of the Week, the Oracle Pendant by Omnia is the perfect one! It can be your own real little crystal ball around your neck. Hold it to clear your mind and gaze deep within.

DJ Spotlight: Joe VIrus

DJ Joe Virus of The Church in Dallas

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.

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.

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.

An Interview with John Famiglietti of HEALTH at Cloak & Dagger Dusk Til Dawn Festival

In October 2017 HEALTH performed at the first Cloak & Dagger Dusk Til Dawn Festival in Los Angeles. We caught up with HEALTH bassist John Famliglietti to talk about the band’s history, playing the festival, and more.

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.

DJs Mistress McCutchan (left) and Batty von Bats (right)

The Cat vs Bat podcast discusses pressing issues in the subculture

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.

Baby Loch Nessie Monster by East of the Sun Studio is the easiest way to bring home a mythical pet

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.

The Opalite Glass Keyhole Ear Weights by Urban Body Jewelry are a Versatile Option for Stretched Ears

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.

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.

Radiant Glow Gift Set by Odacite

Our Item of the Week, The Odacite Radiant Glow Gift Set can be a great holiday gift for going the natural route.

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 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!

Auxiliary Magazine Winter 2016 Issue

Winter 2016 Issue Out Now!

The Winter 2016 Issue features Brom, Bryona Ashly, Isabella Corsetry, Crisiswear, Sourpuss Clothing, and more!

Vote for the Best in Alternative Culture and Subculture of 2016

Vote for the best alternative, subculture, unique, or independent companies, artists, and creatives of 2016!