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Gothic and Victorian Perfumes

Posted by Aspasia Stephanou on February 05, 2011 in News tagged with ,

Nowadays everything attends to the needs of the consumer, see so consumer goths can consume products that correspond to their own individual needs. Black Baccara does exactly this, by branding its fragrances as Gothic or Victorian-inspired perfumes, and describing them in romantic language. Enjoy...and consume!

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Rob Zombie’s Lords of Salem

Posted by Aspasia Stephanou on February 04, 2011 in News tagged with , ,

Rob Zombie will be directing a horror film about 300-year old witches haunting Salem, entitled after his eponymous song Lords of Salem.

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Slime City Massacre: A New Splatter classic?

Posted by Aspasia Stephanou on February 04, 2011 in News tagged with , , ,

Slime City Massacre is a sequel to Greg Lamberson's Slime City (1988). It will be released on dvd, 10 May 2011. In the wake of a "dirty bomb" attack, a New York City neighborhood known as "Slime City" has been evacuated, except for the homeless ("displaced refugees"). Four squatters searching for food in the ruins of the Zachary Devon Soup Kitchen (Jennifer Bihl, Kealan Patrick Burke, Debbie Rochon, Lee Perkins) discover a supply of Zachary Devon's Home Brewed Elixir and Himalayan Yogurt. When they drink the elixir and eat the yogurt, they are transformed into hideous slime creatures driven

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Dark Shadows to be directed by Tim Burton

Posted by Aspasia Stephanou on February 03, 2011 in News tagged with , , ,

Tim Burton will begin filming Dark Shadows in April 2011 with Johny Depp starring and Seth-Grahame Smith (novelist of Pride and Prejudice and Zombies, and Abe Lincoln: Vampire Hunter) writing the script. The film will be an adaptation of the 1960s vampire series with Johny Depp as the vampire Barnabas Collins.

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Mikael Håfstrom’s The Rite

Posted by Aspasia Stephanou on February 02, 2011 in News tagged with , ,

“He who fights with monsters might take care, lest he thereby become a monster,” wrote the philosopher Nietzsche in his anti-religion screed BEYOND GOOD AND EVIL. The new possession drama THE RITE, opening tomorrow from New Line Cinema, makes for an unfortunately literal demonstration of this maxim. Read the rest of the review here.

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David Lynch and Marilyn Manson collaboration

Posted by Aspasia Stephanou on February 02, 2011 in Uncategorized tagged with , ,

Marilyn Manson & David Lynch's artwork was presented at the Kunsthalle Wien Project Space  in Vienna last July. The exhibition was entitled "Genealogies of Pain"  and will be available as a paperback catalogue on April 30th, 2011.

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Film adaptation of Stephen King’s The Stand

Posted by Glennis Byron on February 02, 2011 in News tagged with , , ,

With increased interest in post-apocalyptic fictions over the past couple of years (The Road, The Passage...), it's not surprising to hear that Warner Bros and CBS are teaming up for an adaptation of Stephen King's The Stand....

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Bellingham Theater Guild presents Gothic Macbeth

Posted by Aspasia Stephanou on February 01, 2011 in News tagged with , ,

William Shakespeare's Macbeth opens Thursday, Jan. 27, at Bellingham Theatre Guild. The production "is not your typical Shakespeare: costumes, lighting, make-up and set are meant to invoke a gothic horror, steampunk style," says director Nick McDonald. Read more: http://www.bellinghamherald.com/2011/01/20/1826717/artist-profile-actress-jill-likkel.html#ixzz1CjOrzU5a

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The Thackery T. Lambshead Cabinet of Curiosities

Posted by Aspasia Stephanou on February 01, 2011 in News tagged with ,

A new collection of short stories and other interesting curiosities edited by Ann & Jeff VanderMeer and entitled THE THACKERY T. LAMBSHEAD CABINET OF CURIOSITIES: Exhibits, Oddities, Images, & Stories from Top Authors and Artists is coming out soon. Here you can see a sneak preview of the book.

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Trolls: the new vampires?

Posted by Glennis Byron on February 01, 2011 in News tagged with , , ,

Creatures of Norse mythology, trolls are generally represented as very large, very dim, and extremely ugly...