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Interview with Ghosting by DJ Jason

-Interview with Sascha T. of Ghosting- by DJ Jason DJ Jason: Everyone has been wondering for years, what have you been doing since 2004 when you left the music world? Also, have you done anything with music in secret since 2004? Sascha: I’ve always been having these two hearts beating within me: one for the…

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Interview with The Nightchild by Alex Von Nihil

Olexiy Nikitchenko of the Ukrainian goth band, The Nightchild, is interviewed by Alex Von Nihil Alex: What influences your lyrical themes? Olexiy: Oh, there are many things, which influence the lyrics of the Nightchild. The main theme is the vampires. I draw inspiration from the movies, books, and the games dedicated to them. Many songs…

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Interview with Sonsombre by DJ Jason .

Interview with Sonsombre by DJ Jason

Sonsombre are an exciting new goth band from Virginia.  Their debut album, A Funeral for the Sun, came out on September 9th.  Vocalist and musician Brandon of Sonsombre joins DJ Jason to answer some questions about his work. DJ Jason: That you are from Virginia and yet have a very European/UK sound really surprised me.  Are…

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Wave Gotik Treffen ~ a scene report by Luna Pallida

A Scene Report by Luna Pallida Wave-Gotik Treffen ~  Leipzig, Germany June 2nd – June 5th 2017 I had the opportunity to experience this year’s Wave-Gotik Treffen (WGT) festival, the 26th WGT, in Leipzig, Germany. I caught an evening flight from New York on the Wednesday before WGT began and landed early on Thursday. Due…

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Interview with Nick Holmquist of Preachers of the neverland

Interview with Nick Holmquist by Ed Shorrock

Interview with Nick Holmquist by Ed Shorrock Nick Holmquist might be better known to many dark music lovers as Nick Vincent, front man and guitarist of the uncompromising Swedish goth rocking outfit, The Preachers of Neverland. Some might think that the story ended in 1995 when the group disbanded having released the 12” gem Autoskopia in…

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The Gothic Artist From Mexico, The Raven

The Gothic Artist From Mexico, The Raven An extraordinary artist, The Raven, is a specialist in gothic leather jacket art.  While this post focuses mainly on her paintings on clothing, she also is an artist for website media, blogs, photography, serigraphy, aerography (stenciling) and wooden engraving as well as editorial pieces, posters, magazines and brochures.  Her personal…

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Sweet Ermengarde interview by Ed Shorrock

Sweet Ermengarde interview by Ed Shorrock   Sweet Ermengarde exploded onto the scene with their first album, Raynham Hall, which included tracks that are bound to become classics in the canon of goth rock such as the deeply powerful ‘A Promise to Fulfill’.  They have followed it up with their recently released, critically acclaimed second…

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