Posts In Category

Death Rock

ArtComicsDeath RockIllustrationPaintingTattoo

“You know Kelsey Schwarz, right?” “No,” I replied. “Who’s that?” “You have to know her,” my friend said. “If you don’t know who she is, you’ve still seen her art.” I turned and looked in her direction, bemused by her response. At the time I didn’t think that it was

Read More
Death RockFeaturedMusicPost-Punk

Kaspar Hauser is a Glasgow-based trio (Josh Longton, Anne Kastner, and Andy Brown) on the darker side of post-punk. Think a few shades darker: deathrock, no question! I’m honestly surprised these guys are just now hitting my radar. Their self-titled EP, which was released on Soft Power Records back in May,

Read More
Apocalyptic BluesDeath RockFeaturedFeaturesMusicStreaming

DROUGHT YEAR’s new LP ALL SYMBOLS ARE SWASTIKAS might be one of my favorite records of the year! Let me tell you why – because it is so grim while still being very beautiful in its own twisted fucked way. Imagine if Rozz Williams decided to collabo with Kevin Shields,

Read More
Death RockFeaturedPost-Punk

Dallas band Garden of Mary are true 80s goth rockers to the core. Not only is their band name in reference to “Mary’s Garden” by Mary Goes Round, they also sound like they could easily have toured with Sisters of Mercy. No strangers to music, these guys are Ryan on vocals (also

Read More
Death RockFeaturedMusicPost-Punk

Here is my second annual Halloween playlist. While my family and friends will attest to the fact that this is just everyday listening for me, those of you whose clothes are not eternally marked with the smell of cloves will find it sets the tone for the best night of

Read More
Death RockFeaturedFilmFull SetsMusic

When many people think of 80’s goth, one band that is often overlooked is The DANSE SOCIETY. Personally, I think that this band was way before their time, and were willing to go places that others were not. It wasn’t uncommon for them to incorporate an almost house vibe into their brand

Read More