Bells Dark Above Our Heads
Old Man Gloom Vienna Photo Essay

Text and photos: Derek Ballard Old Man Gloom in Vienna, Austria // April 10th, 2014 Venue:

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Invocation of My Demon Brother
by Kenneth Anger Now Showing!

Check this out: it’s time to get weird! Kenneth Anger’s film Invocation of My Demon Brother.

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CVLT Nation Salutes
The Best Goth Magazine Ever Made
PROPAGANDA !

If I had to pick one magazine that covered the Goth movement the best, it would

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“The Horrifying Puzzle” – Sven Lindqvist’s A History of Bombing

Sven Lindqvist’s 2000 A History of Bombing grapples with the great terror of the twentieth century,

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Tomasz Gudzowaty Captures
Shaolin Monks As They Defy Gravity

Via Beautiful Decay Shaolin Kung Fu, developed in China beginning in 495AD, has infiltrated popular culture

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Gilead Media Festival II: Day Three

The final day of the second Gilead Media Festival. It should not be a surprise that

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Denim-Stud-Leather!
Battle Jackets GALORE!

So what happens when art and devotion collides? You get battle jackets and battle vests. I

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Gilead Media Festival II: Day Two

Day two of Gilead Fest 2014 brought the pace back up with an entirely fresh round

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Satire in the Strange Realms of the Underground World

Ludvig Holberg’s 1741 Latin novel, The Journey of the Niels Klim to the World Underground presents

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Death Above and Death Below…
World War I Trench Art

Right before he died at age 94, my grandfather talked about the war for the first

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