Invitation to Imperfection [ALBUM REVIEW]
Apr22

Invitation to Imperfection [ALBUM REVIEW]

English doom metal band My Silent Wake releases their second dark ambient/experimental album. Recorded and mixed in 2016 the album features over 30 individual instruments and various recordings of voices and noises. Two of the tracks are re-workings of previously unreleased MSW recordings.

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Briana Sullivan: Cracked Porcelain [SPOKESMODEL GALLERY]
Apr16

Briana Sullivan: Cracked Porcelain [SPOKESMODEL GALLERY]

This gallery features Briana Sullivan and her painted porcelain doll Annabelle. The shoot was created after Briana found an old porcelain doll discarded at an op shop, thinking to re-purpose the doll Briana painted her to show how beautiful something that was once cracked and imperfect could be.

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Exposing Skeletons with Reverend Leviathan: Chats with Courtney Gains [INTERVIEW]
Apr10

Exposing Skeletons with Reverend Leviathan: Chats with Courtney Gains [INTERVIEW]

We had the privilege of chatting with Courtney Gains at last year’s Camp ScareFest. You may recognize him from the horror classic Children of the Corn. He’s also appeared in Back to the Future, The ‘Burbs, and The Funhouse Massacre .

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Exploring Underneath Skeletons: A Tour through Camp ScareFest 2016 [EVENT/VIDEO]
Apr04

Exploring Underneath Skeletons: A Tour through Camp ScareFest 2016 [EVENT/VIDEO]

Our DarkestGoth staff went through Camp ScareFest last year and focused more on the vendors and attendees rather than celebrities. We compiled our best footage into this little video here. See Calypso Clown, 13 Pagan Holiday 13, Rocky Doll and Kristiva Diva, Christine and Bill Gibson, Nic Brown and other attendees. Enjoy! And come see us this year!

Featuring music by First Jason, 13 Pagan Holiday 13 and Grave Robber

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Where is the Funeral?  How the Color Black Became Associated with Death and Mourning. [SPOKESMODEL ARTICLE]
Mar23

Where is the Funeral? How the Color Black Became Associated with Death and Mourning. [SPOKESMODEL ARTICLE]

Where is the funeral? is a question that many Gothic people have been asked while out and about in their Gothic garb. In modern society much of the population considers the color black to be the color of mourning, with entirely black outfits being viewed as funeral attire. Black clothing as the fashion for mourning is not a modern idea. It is routed in western/European tradition beginning as early as the formation of Rome itself and has continued to evolve into the mourning clothes worn in the present day.

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RISE [ALBUM REVIEW]
Feb27

RISE [ALBUM REVIEW]

Daren “Klank” Diolosa first hit the scene in 1995 with the release of Still Suffering. Starting as a one man band Klank later became a full band which adopted his name. Rise is the fifth studio album from the group and the newest material to come out since 2012.

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