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WGW – Whitby Gothic Weekend – Autumn 2011

Whitby Gothic Weekend is one of England’s most loved regular Gothic music festivals.  The location was picked since part of Bram Stoker’s famous vampire novel Dracula was set in Whitby.  During the festival, the tiny seaside town of Whitby hosts a large number of goths from across the globe, so you will need to secure lodging early, if…

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Black Phoenix Alchemy Lab

Black Phoenix Alchemy Lab sells specialized perfume oils. “Our scents run the aesthetic gamut of magickal, pagan and mythological blends, Renaissance, Medieval and Victorian formulas, and horror / Gothic-themed scents. By utilizing our knowledge of homeopathy and aromatherapy, the conceptual theories of hermetic alchemy, and the aesthetic artistry of perfumery, we have mastered the art…

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Gothic clothing from Germany’s Xtra-X

                                          Xtra-X is Germany’s largest Gothic clothing chain.  They carry a full line of gothic clothes, shoes & boots for both genders as well as many accessories such as bags, belts and jewelry. They have…

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Gothic Wine Rack

                            This Gothic wine rack is made for your cellar or kitchen. It is a black wine bottle holder made from cast iron.  It weighs approximately 45 lbs. Gothic inspired and limited edition, it can hold 38 individual bottles. It is made by American…

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Absolution’s 13th Anniversary party!

  Friday June 3rd Absolution‘s 13th Anniversary party! Absolution celebrates going into it’s 14th year with a great Multi-DJ party. This full scale Absolution will feature star goth scene DJs spinning the best goth, industrial, new wave, punk, 80′s, electro, industrial and death rock! DJs: Jason (Alchemy, Albion, Albion/Batcave, Wasteland, Long Black Veil, Sundown, The Bank) Xtine (Lust , Shadowlands, Signal, Cat…

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The Wave-Gotik-Treffen 2011

The Wave-Gotik-Treffen 2011 will be June 10th through June 13th 2011 in Leipzig, Germany. The Wave-Gotik-Treffen is the very best festival.  It is one of a kind and a must for all fans of Gothic and Industrial music. In addition to the multiple live music shows at different venues throughout the city, there are a great…

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Kinetik Festival

Canada’s Kinetik Festival is May 19th through May 23. In addition to the many bands, there will be an international assortment of DJs including NYC’s own DJ Jet, DJ BlackWidow (also of PA), DJ Q, Mindsolvent (also of NJ) & DJ Xris SMack!…  all of whom have spun at Absolution in the past. This is the…

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April Fool’s Ball crowd pictures by Photographer Aaron C. Sylvan

The April Fool’s Ball featured several goth / industrial bands, including Nekronet, Mark Sinnis, Daegona & Whispers of the Sparrows.  DJ Jason and DJ Xtine spun between shows and for the dancing portion of the event afterwards.  Photographer Aaron C. Sylvan took pictures of Whispers of the Sparrows and Nekronet for Absolution.  Here are pictures of some of the people that came to the…

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April Fool’s Ball photography by Aaron C. Sylvan: Nekronet

The April Fool’s Ball featured several goth / industrial bands, including Nekronet, Mark Sinnis, Daegona & Whispers of the Sparrows.  DJ Jason and DJ Xtine spun between shows and for the dancing portion of the event afterwards.  Photographer Aaron C. Sylvan took pictures of Whispers of the Sparrows and Nekronet for Absolution. Here are the pictures of Nekronet performing live on April 1st, 2011!…

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April Fool’s Ball photography by Aaron C. Sylvan: Whispers of the Sparrows

  The April Fool’s Ball featured several goth / industrial bands, including Nekronet, Mark Sinnis, Daegona & Whispers of the Sparrows.  DJ Jason and DJ Xtine spun between shows and for the dancing portion of the event afterwards.  Photographer Aaron C. Sylvan took pictures of Whispers of the Sparrows and Nekronet for Absolution. Here are the pictures…

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Free Show by Ninth House

Saturday, April 30 · 6:00pm – 9:00pm Free outdoor show by Cemetery & Western band, Ninth House. Ninth House play 2 sets starting at 6pm. There will be a Carnival also. Putnam Valley Town Park, 162 Oscawana Lake Rd.  Putnam Valley, NY  

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Voltaire Show on Sunday

Voltaire performs live in NYC on Sunday, April 3rd His performance will be part of an event called The Anachronism Steampunk NYC: Part II: Expedition to Candyland Location: Webster Hall, 125 East 11th Street New York, NY Early Show; Doors open from 3pm to 11:30pm Tickets are available at the door or in advance from www.TheAnachronismNYC.com  

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Peter Murphy performs in NYC

Gothic icon Peter Murphy performs solo at the Highline Ballroom in NYC on April 2nd. Concert starts @ 7:30PM Doors open @ 7PM Tickets $35.00 in advance $40.00 day of show Tickets and Information for Peter Murphy‘s 4/2/11 show The Highline Ballroom is located at 431 W 16th street (between 9th and 10th Ave), New York, NY 10011…

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Absolution Photography by Aaron Charles Sylvan

Photographer Aaron Charles Sylvan took these pictures of church reliefs for Absolution.  They were taken in Chelsea, Manhattan.  Some of these photographs will be used for flyer graphics and possibly also for the Absolution website. Aaron Charles Sylvan does portrait and natural landscape photography as well.   Here is a link to his portrait portfolio.

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