All right all you cool kittens and hip spooky dudes.. Time to mix it up in Episode 10 of the Catacombs with some dark Psychobilly and Bat Cave .. Taking a walk on the wild side today with a look at the dark,horror inspired rock n roll that produces some of the biggest hair and most toe tapping beats in this spooky set. Cold Blue Rebels.. Specimen.. The Cramps.. Nekromantix.. Demented Are Go! and more. (more…)
But on this episode of the Catacombs we are taking a pause to look at some of the love and not so love songs. One can always say the best love songs do come from the gothic genre.. regardless if you are in love or broken hearted. So Grab your box of chocolate.. your wine.. and tune in! (more…)
Welcome to Episode one of the Catacombs. I am SharlaSomtimes and I look forward to taking you on a weekly journey thru the roots of goth music. From the late 70′s to the mid 90′s. Each week we’ll be taking a look back at one of the darker roots of Goth Music, Bat Cave, Post Punk.. Dark Ambient.. Dark Wave. All the dark and creepy and angst filled music that started it all for us! (more…)
Christina took the week off to work a fuck ton of hours at her real job so j. is joined by Michael Faries. This episode is dedicated to covers and has tracks covered by Pygmy Children, TSR-80, Degeneración Debraye and more.
Check out the album you must buy for December of 2012. MANGADRIVE: MECHAFETISH :: Get it here!
Song: Telegram Sam
David J ( Bauhaus and Love and Rockets) is offering a this once in a lifetime opportunity to have him and his The Chanteuse and the Devilâ€™s Muse band, Ego Plum (Ebola Music Orchestra) and Ysanne Spevack (Smashing Pumpkins), perform the music from the play in your home for a private concert! Obviously, this contest is limited to the Los Angeles area. (more…)
The Tunnel â€“ Fathoms Deep
Release Date: April 5, 2011
Label: Glorious Alchemical
Review by Amy Reynolds
For any classic Gothic Rock fans who love bands akin to Bauhaus and The Birthday Party, there is a new beast moving into the scene.Â The Tunnel is one of those rare gems that has been playing in various dives in their local community of San Francisco, with a few performances in Oakland, Sacramento, Long Beach and Durango, CO.Â They have recently released their second recorded album, Fathom’s Deep, a medley of Gothic Rock and No Wave. (more…)
Our very own goth queen has returned for the Eighth installment of Ominous Refrains. This week Amy plays some of her favorite tracks as well as a track by The Silence Industry which can also be found on our new compilation, GCS 1. (more…)