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DJ Hex / Author and Journalist Bio

 Author and Journalist DJ Hex Bio   Born in Lake Charles, LA, DJ Hex has been involved in the punk, goth and deathrock scenes since the age of 17, starting out with the DIY zines including Static Magazine which had a hand in the creation of the short lived Age of Decay festival in Florida.…

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Absolution Presents: Gotik Oktoberfest at Through The Mirror on October 12th

AbsolutionNYC  present at THROUGH THE MIRROR: GOTIK OKTOBERFEST! DJ XTINE  (Lust , Shadowlands, Signal, Flesh Theatre, Cat o’ Nine, La Petite Mort, Incantation, Interim, Limelight, Avalon …etc.) and Special Guest DJ Argus spin Goth, Industrial, 80s Retro Alternative, New Wave and New Romantic, and Underground Cult Classics! BARTENDRIX GODDESS KITTY serves the Masses! Door Host MICHAEL STRANGER swoons the Ladies! Real Dancefloor quality space with a…

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Absolution’s DJ Jason reviews the new Terminal Gods E.P. Machine Beat Messiah

  DJ Jason reviews the new Terminal Gods E.P. Machine Beat Messiah “Listening to the Terminal Gods E.P. Machine Beat Messiah… You must buy this.  It’s the best release of the year. I think Machine Beat Messiah will appeal especially to fans of The Sisters of Mercy‘s early works and the more trad punk type of goth.  They also…

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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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Pictures from Secret Satan 2012 at Absolution’s Through The Mirror event

Here are some pictures from Secret Satan 2012 at Absolution‘s Through The Mirror event Photograph by Aaron Sylvan ↑ Photograph of DJ Jason by Aaron Sylvan ↑       Photograph by Aaron Sylvan ↑ Photograph by Aaron Sylvan ↑ Photograph by Aaron Sylvan ↑ Photograph of the “Secret Satan Doorman” by Aaron Sylvan ↑ Photograph by Aaron Sylvan ↑

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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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