Tag Archives: America

The Goth in the North

We have awoken today to a populist and conservative US President (elect) in an America engaged in a long-stare with resurgent Russia, whilst Britain thrashes through post-industrial collapse in the iron grip of an implacable woman. You could be forgiven … Continue reading

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Cemetery Confessions from The Blogging Goth

The motivation to set up The Blogging Goth as a more generalized Goth culture blog, rather than a music or fashion blog, seems to have been shared by The Count and the rest of the team behind Cemetery Confessions in … Continue reading

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‘When They Invent A Darker Colour’: Black Skin versus the Pale Aesthetic

As often as possible, I like to feature guest articles written by people far more qualified in a topic than I. During a discussion on our Facebook page about feminism and the Goth scene, Jacqueline Eccleston mentioned her experiences as … Continue reading

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RIP Lemmy Kilmister – 1945-2015

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Scene of the Dead: Black Lipstick and Recycling

You can read a fantastic history of black lipstick here, that addresses its origins from Pharaoh’s Egypt through Maori culture and Hollywood’s genesis, to the early Punk and Goth scenes where it gained a foothold as a staple of appearance … Continue reading

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