Modern English/Disorder @ The Saint

ASBURY PARK, NJ—Two bands could not have less in common and yet at the same time sound as near to each other as blood relatives. Disorder, a Joy Division tribute band, is comprised of members way too young ...

Front Line Assembly: Echogenetic

In the 26 years since Bill Leeb left Skinny Puppy, Front Line Assembly have moved in fits and starts through industrial, disco and metal to an increasingly electronic style but always featuring Leeb’s pench...

Dracula’s Ball @ Shampoo Nightclub

PHILADELPHIA, PA—Gothic rock impresario DJ Patrick Rogers hosted the 15th anniversary edition of the venerable Philadelphia institution, Dracula’s Ball, the first Saturday in June. The event is generally he...

Peter Murphy @ Webster Hall

MANHATTAN, NY—The godfather of gothic rock made the unlucky 13th stop on his tour of the East Coast, with eight more North American cities to go before heading overseas for another 20 dates in Europe and th...

Chronologie @ Lillie’s Times Square

MANHATTAN, NY—The last Saturday of each month serves as the occasion for a gathering of the metro area’s lively steampunk community. The drinking, dining and listening event, dubbed “Chronologie,” is the br...

Peter Murphy @ The Wick/The Well

BROOKLYN, NY—The last stop on Peter Murphy’s tour was at The Wick/The Well, an outdoor courtyard surrounded by towering brick monoliths and industrial warehouses in the Bushwick section of Brooklyn. As you ...

BlkVampires @ Dingbatz

CLIFTON, NJ—The last time I attended NYC's famous goth music revue, Incantation, I arrived too late to hear BlkVampires, who were just breaking down after their performance. Something special about them str...