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HEX FILES: Resurrection

HEX FILES: Resurrection by Mick Mercer “HEX FILES: Resurrection is the new version of my Hex Files book originally published in 1996, covering the mix 90’s International Goth scene, with Gothic, Vampire and Fetish content also included. This book has been out of print for over a decade. My self-published Author’s Edition now sees it…

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GOTHIC ROCK By MICK MERCER “This was my second book on Goth, out of print since the early 90’s. Once again I have increased the size from the original 196 pages to 400 pages, with 200 images and 444 photos, the majority previously unpublished. The original text remains the same, but with extra explanatory intro…

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Gothic Rock Black Book by Mick Mercer

GOTHIC ROCK BLACK BOOK By MICK MERCER “The first book ever published about Goth, written in 1988, but out of print for nearly two decades. For the 21st anniversary I have increased it from its original 96 pages to 268, including 311 photos from my archive, the majority previously unpublished. Seven chapters: All About Eve,…

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E-Craft Ticket Giveaways at Friday’s Absolution

Absolution’s frequent DJ, Dr. Avi, has provided Absolution with a pair of tickets for his upcoming E-Craft show at Rebel (the venue that was formerly Albion/Batcave’s Downtime). Don’t miss these Dr. Avi promotional ticket giveaways at Absolution.   The drawing will be held at midnight!  Absolution is at 87 Ludlow street on Friday. Details about…

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Peep Drinks is a creative site that features many colorful and tasty alcoholic drinks with peeps as ornaments.  Check out the terrific photography and useful recipes at Peepdrinks and you will be pleased that you did.

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DJ Jason wears winklepickers.   The short ones are available at Trash and Vaudeville in NYC’s East Village (4 St. Marks Place).   The tall “Jason boots” can be made to order from England’s Pennangalan From Wikipedia Winklepickers are a style of shoe or boot worn from the 1950s onward by male and female British rock…

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Here’s a new Wednesday Synthpop party.  Our friend Bruce organizes it.  DJ Bastard spins! ★★★ Genes and Machines★★★ Leon Gruenbaum (samchillian, keyboards, clarinet, vocals), inventor of the samchillian keyboard – Worked with: Vernon Reid, James Blood Ulmer, Chaka Khan, The Roots, DJ Logic.  ★★★ Durians ★★★“…an ambitious and highly danceable experiment, recalling STS9 at…

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