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Drew "Lippy" Bernstein

RIP Drew “Lippy” Bernstein (of Lip Service)

Drew “Lippy” Bernstein passed away yesterday. Drew “Lippy” Bernstein started, the famous clothing company Lip Service.    It is a clothing company that has deep roots in the punk, hardcore and goth/death rock communities. Well known for their trademark Stretch Fuck ‘N Jeans and “Lords of the New Church” skull dagger prints, Lip Service is still going strong with their online store.…

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RIP Hajji

RIP Hajji (of Mors Syphilitica)

Rest In Peace Hajji Majer Hajji was an excellent musician and east village person for many years. He worked at Yaffa late into the mornings after the clubs let out. He was always a friendly face to see there and his presence helped popularize the restaurant with a generation of cool kids. As a drummer, he…

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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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R.I.P. Jennifer “Miro” Anderson

R.I.P. Jennifer “Miro” Anderson Musician, model and writer, Jennifer Anderson died last month at Bellevue Hospital in New York City. She passed due to cancer. Originally from San Francisco, Jennifer moved to New York and became a long time resident of the Upper West Side where she regularly walked in the park and took photographs. Jennifer Anderson…

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