This is a fun little video, in the same vein as the “history of fashion” videos which have been put out on Youtube recently:

40 Years of Goth

An interview on Goth follows with the filmmaker.

I’m more of a Romantic Goth myself.  As I get older it gets harder to keep up with the fashion, what with a middle-aged body that doesn’t fit into the stuff I used to wear, and lack of $$ for Goth clothes.  But I still have a few Goth outfits I can still wear, and I do occasionally wear them–to church.  Yes, church.  😀

But the music is still my thing.  My favorite station is here: Sanctuary Radio Darkwave, Industrial, Goth, EBM, Synthpop, much of it coming from the Germans.  And this station–which runs on donations–occasionally uses “torture time” (ie, the pop music everybody else listens to) to get us to donate so the station can go back to our regular format.  Fun, fun, fun!

A few of my current favorites:

 

 

 

And one which my brain now connects with my novel: