Monthly Archives: May 2015

World Goth Day 2015 – Sun and Social Media

It’s quite bright here in Newcastle-upon-Tyne, where The Blogging Goth is keeping an eye on Facebook and Twitter and watching as the Goth community comes together to celebrate – even more than on Halloween! We’ve covered World Goth Day before … Continue reading

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“So This Is Permanence” – Peter Hook plays Joy Division’s entire back catalogue

Atmosphere … @peter_hook1 & The Light https://t.co/uxcWkME1NI — Sarah Walters (@SarahCityLife) May 18, 2015 Barely five hundred tickets were available for this unique performance; Peter Hook – the former Joy Division bassist – and his band The Light were celebrating … Continue reading

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This Is The Week That Will Be

Happy Friday, everyone. Next week will be a full one, so make sure you’re following us on social media as we try and bring you a little closer to the events. First off, we’ve finally confirmed transport and accommodation and … Continue reading

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Goth Election 2015: Green is the New Black

The United Kingdom has concluded its election, returning a Tory government with more seats than in the previous election. However, the Goth election returned nearly the same proportion of the votes for the Green Party! The long-established ‘home’ of UK … Continue reading

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Goth Election 2015: Voting Green

Yesterday, we talked to Mark who is a Goth and will be voting for UKIP at the General Election on Thursday. The result was by far and away the most visited article we’ve published yet. We’ve also been running a … Continue reading

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Goth Election 2015: Voting UKIP

As the UK General Election looms, we talk to a Goth who’ll be voting UKIP Continue reading

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“Game Changers: The Reptile House EP”

Originally posted on GODS & ALCOVES:
For me, the Sisters of Mercy are one of THE goth bands, and it makes me chuckle inwardly when Eldritch, and Pete Murphy, try and distance themselves from a sound and an image they…

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