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Dr. Avi ~ RIP Avi

R.I.P. Avi Berkovitch aka DJ Dr. Avi

Rest In Peace Avi Berkovitch Professionally, Avi Berkovitch was known as Dr. Avi, a former member of both the long running NYC Goth band Bitter Grace and the Electro Industrial Rock band Nekronet.  Avi was also an avid club-goer and a frequent guest DJ at Absolution during the later time periods. Gone much too soon. …

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New Music Journalism Book includes the History of the NYC goth scene

DJ Jason, Alchemy, The Bank, Absolution and so much more is in this great new book on the history of NYC music and nightlife, by the esteemed rock journalist Steven Blush (owner of Seconds magazine US and the author of many top selling music books, including American Hardcore). It’s actually pretty amazing that something so special…

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DJ Martin Oldgoth Bio

~Bio reprinted with kind permission~ DJ martin oldgoth writes his name in lower case, he likes it like that. There are not many DJ’s in the goth scene for whom the words ‘infamous’ or ‘renowned’ can be used but martin oldgoth is one of them. Beginning his career in 1985, over the years he has…

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Absolution presents Through the Mirror IS CANCELLED for now… details within

UPDATE: THROUGH THE MIRROR IS CANCELLED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE Absolution presents at THROUGH THE MIRROR: DJ XTINE  (Lust , Shadowlands, Signal, Flesh Theatre, Cat o’ Nine, La Petite Mort, Incantation, Interim, Limelight, Avalon …etc. spins Goth, Industrial, 80s Retro Alternative, New Wave and New Romantic, and Underground Cult Classics! BARTENDRIX GODDESS KITTY serves the crowd. Door Host MICHAEL STRANGER mans the gates. Real Dancefloor quality space…

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Absolution presents: FREE Samhain party on Wednesday, October 30th

Absolution presents: Samhain on Wednesday, October 30th No Cover!     DJ JASON (Alchemy, Albion, Albion/Batcave, Wasteland, Long Black Veil, Sundown, The Bank, Incantation …etc.) DJ XTINE  (Lust , Shadowlands, Signal, Flesh Theatre, Cat o’ Nine, La Petite Mort, Incantation, Interim, Limelight, Avalon …etc.) Free Entry BYOB Doors Open at 10:30 161 West 22nd, Manhattan Dress Code: Goth, Halloween Costumes, Witches, Demons, Spectres, Apparitions, or All Black!

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Absolution presents the HALLOWEEN BALL & DJ JASON’s Birthday Celebration at THROUGH THE MIRROR on Saturday, October 26th

AbsolutionNYC  presents DJ JASON’s Birthday Celebration & annual Halloween Ball at THROUGH THE MIRROR: DJ JASON (Alchemy, Albion, Albion/Batcave, Wasteland, Long Black Veil, Sundown, The Bank, Incantation …etc.) DJ XTINE  (Lust , Shadowlands, Signal, Flesh Theatre, Cat o’ Nine, La Petite Mort, Incantation, Interim, Limelight, Avalon …etc.)Plus our very Special Guest DJ IAN FFORD  (Albion, Albion/Batcave, Long Black Veil, Sundown, Electra-City, The Bank, Inquisition, etc.) ~Dance all night to Goth, Industrial,…

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Absolution presents: A Springtime Gala ~ at Through The Mirror on Saturday, May 18th

 Absolution presents: A Springtime Gala ~ at Through The Mirror on Saturday, May 18th B.Y.O.B. Goth Dance Ball in a Wonderful Private Club Space with a Great Soundsystem and a Huge Dancefloor! DJ XTINE  (Lust , Shadowlands, Signal, Flesh Theatre, Cat o’ Nine, Limelight, Avalon …etc.) DJ JASON (Alchemy, Albion, Albion/Batcave, Wasteland, Long Black Veil, Sundown, The Bank, Incantation …etc.)Both DJ Sets will be in tribute to the…

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Absolution presents: Knights of Flowers ~ on Saturday, May 4th at Through The Mirror

Absolution presents Knights of Flowers on Saturday, May 4th B.Y.O.B. Goth Dance Ball in a Wonderful Private Club Space with a Great Soundsystem and a Huge Dancefloor! DJ XTINE  (Lust , Shadowlands, Signal, Flesh Theatre, Cat o’ Nine,Limelight, Avalon …etc.) DJ JASON (Alchemy, Albion, Albion/Batcave, Wasteland, Long Black Veil, Sundown, The Bank, Incantation …etc.) plus, B.Y.O.B. with bartender server and provided mixers, etc. Plentiful FREE Libations (while supplies last!) with bar server, Goddess Kitty…

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Absolution presents Walpurgisnacht at Through the Mirror on Saturday, April 20th

Absolution presents Walpurgisnacht on Saturday, April 20th   B.Y.O.B. Goth Dance Ball in a Wonderful Private Club Space with a Great Soundsystem and a Huge Dancefloor! DJ XTINE  (Lust , Shadowlands, Signal, Flesh Theatre, Cat o’ Nine,Limelight, Avalon …etc.) DJ JASON (Alchemy, Albion, Albion/Batcave, Wasteland, Long Black Veil, Sundown, The Bank, Incantation …etc.) plus, B.Y.O.B. with bartender server and provided mixers, etc. Plentiful FREE Libations (while supplies last!) with bar server, Goddess Kitty,…

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R.I.P. DJ Reese

DJ Reese was one of the pioneers of the NYC Goth Industrial scene.  “Borne out of a desperate need for an alternative club in Manhattan”, DJ Reese, Vanessa Miasma and Craig Curiosity created Purgatory at W14th & Washington “Troublemaker” (later to become Mother nightclub) in 1990.  From Purgatory, Reese brought the same team of people  to The Pyramid for Stigmata…

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DJ Pope Black Bio

DJ Pope Black’s DJ career started in the summer of 1984 at 90.9 WQFS in Greensboro NC at the age of 15. He had heard that the local college radio station at Guildford College was training ANYONE who asked how to be a DJ and run the equipment. As a young punk/goth, he played such…

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