Intro to Goth Playlist Idea

I've often thought to myself, what would be a good playlist to give to someone who you wanted to introduce them to Gothic and Industrial music? The playlist below is a combination of Gothic Rock, Darkwave, Post Punk, EBM, Synthpop and other genres that I feel represent the "Beauty in Darkness" aspect. I based this … Continue reading Intro to Goth Playlist Idea

Karnstein’s 20th Anniversary

For those of you that may not know, I have an Experimental music project called, Karnstein, after the Countess Mircalla of Karnstein from the novella, Carmilla. For more details and history about Karnstein, click here! Karnstein was founded in 2001 and to celebrate the 20th anniversary of my project, I'm releasing selected songs on to … Continue reading Karnstein’s 20th Anniversary

My favorite Gothic and Industrial songs

As many of you know from reading my blog, I'm a big fan of Gothic and Industrial music. For this post, I've decided to share some of my favorite songs with you and I hope you'll search them out and give them a listen! The songs with a * next to them mean that there's … Continue reading My favorite Gothic and Industrial songs

Gothic and Industrial music I like

Here is a list of Gothic and Industrial bands I like. This is not broken up into the various sub-divisions/genres. I also listen to non-gothic/industrial music (like Classical, Metal, Punk, Rock, 80's New Wave, Alternative, Electronic, etc.). I don't limit myself to a neat little box and neither should you! The Sisters of Mercy Chemlab … Continue reading Gothic and Industrial music I like

The Beauty in the Darkness

The Beauty in the Darkness by Andres Diaz Copyright 2017 It’s midnight in the cemetery You walk peacefully through the tombstones In the trees the bats fly hunting for insects You lay down on one of the graves As you look up at the night sky You see countless stars above you You are at … Continue reading The Beauty in the Darkness

You can do it!

Andres Diaz wanted to release the music and music videos of his experimental music project, Karnstein, so he founded Fantasma Verde Records. Then he decided to start publishing his writings, so he created the Fantasma Verde Group to cover everything he released! He didn't go begging big corporations to help him! He decided to do … Continue reading You can do it!