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Guardian Unlimited
‘I've tried to find a way to enjoy this life’: Syrian refugees one year onand Nada now live in a refugee centre in an old hotel in Stralsund. It’s pretty
‘I've tried to find a way to enjoy this life’: Syrian refugees one year on
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 2 minutes ago
and Nada now live in a refugee centre in an old hotel in Stralsund. It’s pretty enough, an old port filled with Gothic architecture from the Hanseatic era, but quiet. There are no jobs and little spare housing. One by one Zahraa’s... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Walk through your favourite GoT sceneForest (Tollymore Forest Park in County Down) is fairytale enough to make anyon
Walk through your favourite GoT scene
Adelaide Now / Posted 3 hours ago
Forest (Tollymore Forest Park in County Down) is fairytale enough to make anyone a believer. Velveteen moss explodes over gothic caves, towers and follies; forest ferns burst from every crack as a stream tinkles over rocks, a hymn to the fertile... Read more
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The Irish Times
A crash course in the history of European artshow a Hungarian vision of European art,” Salomé says. The largest concentrati
A crash course in the history of European art
The Irish Times / Posted 7 hours ago
show a Hungarian vision of European art,” Salomé says. The largest concentration of Hungarian works is in the first, late Gothic section, and in the last room, on symbolism and modernity. The intervening six rooms present a mostly linear crash... Read more
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The Irish Times
Modern Ireland in 100 Artworks: 1991 – Untitled: Philippe VACHER by James Colemanback to older Irish modes, whether the philosophical speculations of Bishop Ber
Modern Ireland in 100 Artworks: 1991 – Untitled: Philippe VACHER by James Coleman
The Irish Times / Posted 12 hours ago
back to older Irish modes, whether the philosophical speculations of Bishop Berkeley or the notions of the uncanny in the Gothic tradition. The premodern and the postmodern come together in surprising harmony. Coleman, who was born in... Read more
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Canberra Times
Women make a scene on the horror film circuit - and everyone should be afraidand Janisse both suggest, horror is a genre where women are paradoxically centr
Women make a scene on the horror film circuit - and everyone should be afraid
Canberra Times / Posted 12 hours ago
and Janisse both suggest, horror is a genre where women are paradoxically central yet marginal. Women writers pioneered the Gothic novel, the prototype for most modern Western horror stories – and of course a woman, Mary Shelley created... Read more
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The Age
Women make a scene on the horror film circuit - and everyone should be afraidand Janisse both suggest, horror is a genre where women are paradoxically centr
Women make a scene on the horror film circuit - and everyone should be afraid
The Age / Posted 12 hours ago
and Janisse both suggest, horror is a genre where women are paradoxically central yet marginal. Women writers pioneered the Gothic novel, the prototype for most modern Western horror stories – and of course a woman, Mary Shelley created... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Women make a scene on the horror film circuit - and everyone should be afraidand Janisse both suggest, horror is a genre where women are paradoxically centr
Women make a scene on the horror film circuit - and everyone should be afraid
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 12 hours ago
and Janisse both suggest, horror is a genre where women are paradoxically central yet marginal. Women writers pioneered the Gothic novel, the prototype for most modern Western horror stories – and of course a woman, Mary Shelley created... Read more
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WA Today
Women make a scene on the horror film circuit - and everyone should be afraidand Janisse both suggest, horror is a genre where women are paradoxically centr
Women make a scene on the horror film circuit - and everyone should be afraid
WA Today / Posted 13 hours ago
and Janisse both suggest, horror is a genre where women are paradoxically central yet marginal. Women writers pioneered the Gothic novel, the prototype for most modern Western horror stories – and of course a woman, Mary Shelley created... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
The power and beauty of gateways: They beckon, intimidateof the long-gone stockyards, is a sculpted version of a prize-winning steer. At
The power and beauty of gateways: They beckon, intimidate
Chicago Tribune / Posted 15 hours ago
of the long-gone stockyards, is a sculpted version of a prize-winning steer. At the U. of C., there's Cobb Gate, a fanciful Gothic confection adorned by dragonlike figures that are said to represent admissions officers — the ultimate... Read more
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NJ.com
'Penny Dreadful' season 3 (): What time does it start, how to watch online for freebe. Here's what you need to know: Similar to "The League of Extraordinary Gent
'Penny Dreadful' season 3 (): What time does it start, how to watch online for free
NJ.com / Posted 16 hours ago
be. Here's what you need to know: Similar to "The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen," "Penny Dreadful" is a mash-up of Gothic horror conventions and Victorian literary classics. Eva Green ("Casino Royale") is a tour de force as the beautiful... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Veep’s genius is its ceaseless cascades of coarsenessThe Aviator and the James Bond film Skyfall), it remains an often startling, un
Veep’s genius is its ceaseless cascades of coarseness
The Globe and Mail / Posted 17 hours ago
The Aviator and the James Bond film Skyfall), it remains an often startling, unsettling excursion into Victorian Gothic. It’s filled with the monsters and demons of fiction who appear as real characters. It’s visually breathtaking, with... Read more
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The Daily Californian
Alone together in the Monday darkDeath Guild, the oldest dance club of its kind in the United States was born ar
Alone together in the Monday dark
The Daily Californian / Posted 19 hours ago
Death Guild, the oldest dance club of its kind in the United States was born around an admiration: a love for the roots of gothic and industrial music. From its beginnings in the basement of a gay bar on Ninth and Howard streets, the concept of... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Drake: Views review – hip-hop's crabby king tightens his grip on the crownsong called Still Here. The musical backdrop is sparse and eerie – its two-chor
Drake: Views review – hip-hop's crabby king tightens his grip on the crown
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 21 hours ago
song called Still Here. The musical backdrop is sparse and eerie – its two-chord hook marooned over a scattering of vaguely gothic-sounding electronics – but the mood is self-congratulatory: “Doin’ well, dog,” he keeps repeating, with the air of a... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
San Juan's walls are full of historyall closed at sundown. San Juan is the only surviving original town gate. The
San Juan's walls are full of history
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 21 hours ago
all closed at sundown. San Juan is the only surviving original town gate. The new arrivals would climb up the hill to the Gothic-styled Cathedral de San Juan Bautista (St. John the Baptist) to give thanks for a safe ocean crossing. The original... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
The golden age of cinema returns to Los Angelesof clientele that will be au fait doing that. The hotel occupies the former Uni
The golden age of cinema returns to Los Angeles
Daily Telegraph / Posted 22 hours ago
of clientele that will be au fait doing that. The hotel occupies the former United Artists Building, a multistorey paean to Gothic architecture inspired by Barcelona’s Sagrada Familia. Inside, it has a shabby but considered look: original poured... Read more
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The Daily Californian
Pit Stop in Pragueattracts the most tourists, due mostly to the floor-to-ceiling multicolored sta
Pit Stop in Prague
The Daily Californian / Posted 22 hours ago
attracts the most tourists, due mostly to the floor-to-ceiling multicolored stained glass windows and breathtaking Gothic architecture. Personally, I preferred the nearby Strahov monastery, where the well-manicured lawn and peaceful... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Lots to do this weekend in the Northern Valleyoffice opens 15 minutes prior to the show. Tickets are $10 at the door. Gomez
Lots to do this weekend in the Northern Valley
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted yesterday
office opens 15 minutes prior to the show. Tickets are $10 at the door. Gomez and Morticia invite everyone to their Gothic mansion for a kooky and spooky musical. Everyone's favorite "Addams Family" characters from TV and film will be there... Read more
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Hospitality Net
Four Seasons Announces New Private Jet Experiences and Global Culinary JourneyMarrakech to shop for traditional Berber carpets and leather goods. The advent
Four Seasons Announces New Private Jet Experiences and Global Culinary Journey
Hospitality Net / Posted yesterday
Marrakech to shop for traditional Berber carpets and leather goods. The adventure concludes in Lisbon, a historic city of Gothic cathedrals and ancient monasteries, where guests will celebrate at a gala farewell dinner at Jerónimos... Read more
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TribLIVE
Highland Park tour features diverse architecturewalking tour will begin at the rectory of St. Andrew's Episcopal Church, 5801 H
Highland Park tour features diverse architecture
TribLIVE / Posted yesterday
walking tour will begin at the rectory of St. Andrew's Episcopal Church, 5801 Hampton St., itself an example of the gothic revival movement in American architecture. “The purpose of the Highland Park House Tour is to show that these old... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Travel Live: The agony and the ecstasyport Cadiz. This is the oldest continually inhabited city in Spain. The city is
Travel Live: The agony and the ecstasy
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
port Cadiz. This is the oldest continually inhabited city in Spain. The city is home to Catedral Nueva the third largest gothic cathedral in Europe, although i'm not entirely sure how they could make them any bigger. The building itself is... Read more
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WGN Radio Chicago
Steve Bertrand & WGN present An Ireland Adventureof limestone in the Golden Vale including the 12th century round tower, High Cr
Steve Bertrand & WGN present An Ireland Adventure
WGN Radio Chicago / Posted yesterday
of limestone in the Golden Vale including the 12th century round tower, High Cross and Romanesque Chapel, 13th century Gothic cathedral, 15th century Castle and the restored Hall of the Vicars Choral. Next, travel south to the Old Midleton... Read more
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Times News
Free show Friday at Mauch Chunk Opera Houseas well as in his own short film, “The Gentleman,” which screened at Sundance a
Free show Friday at Mauch Chunk Opera House
Times News / Posted yesterday
as well as in his own short film, “The Gentleman,” which screened at Sundance and played for several years on IFC. His gothic rock opera, “Above Hell’s Kitchen,” was presented to sold-out crowds at the prestigious New York Musical Theatre... Read more
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The Verge
Inside Despacio, James Murphy and 2manyDJs' dance music utopiaI say this as someone with next to no capacity for gear fetish — eight 11-foot
Inside Despacio, James Murphy and 2manyDJs' dance music utopia
The Verge / Posted yesterday
I say this as someone with next to no capacity for gear fetish — eight 11-foot stacks of analog McIntosh amplifiers, their Gothic-font logo glowing in the dimness of the tent, power output needles swinging wildly against electric-blue monitors. The... Read more
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The Johns Hopkins News-Letter
Beyoncé’s Lemonade breaks pop conventionsWarsan Shire’s poetry is introduced by a word: intuition. Beyoncé reads them al
Beyoncé’s Lemonade breaks pop conventions
The Johns Hopkins News-Letter / Posted yesterday
Warsan Shire’s poetry is introduced by a word: intuition. Beyoncé reads them aloud to images of black women in southern gothic clothing. The song starts, and she steps off the edge of a building and instead of smacking onto pavement, she dives... Read more
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Namibia Economist
Charlotte Brontë’s classroom fantasyBrussels, run by Madame Zoe Héger and her husband Constantin. Emily was gone in
Charlotte Brontë’s classroom fantasy
Namibia Economist / Posted yesterday
Brussels, run by Madame Zoe Héger and her husband Constantin. Emily was gone in less than a year. But for Charlotte, these gothic environs were life changing. She made prodigious strides as a writer and learned to temper her overwrought... Read more
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The Irish Times
Seasonal suppers: morel mushroomsthe morel. This little brown honeycombed mushroom has a distinct cap of sophist
Seasonal suppers: morel mushrooms
The Irish Times / Posted yesterday
the morel. This little brown honeycombed mushroom has a distinct cap of sophisticated ribs, almost like the vault of a late Gothic cathedral. Morels are part of what mushrooms hunters call the “fool-proof four”. The others are hen of the woods,... Read more
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Namibia Economist
Charlotte Brontë’s classroom fantasyBrussels, run by Madame Zoe Héger and her husband Constantin. Emily was gone in
Charlotte Brontë’s classroom fantasy
Namibia Economist / Posted yesterday
Brussels, run by Madame Zoe Héger and her husband Constantin. Emily was gone in less than a year. But for Charlotte, these gothic environs were life changing. She made prodigious strides as a writer and learned to temper her overwrought... Read more
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Weston Mercury
Tyntesfield to appear in comedy heist filmstays with the place used – in this case it will go towards the costs of keepin
Tyntesfield to appear in comedy heist film
Weston Mercury / Posted 2 days ago
stays with the place used – in this case it will go towards the costs of keeping the house and estate as an authentic Gothic Victorian family home.” Tyntesfield has seen a huge surge in visitors so far this year, with 5,000 more people coming... Read more
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The New Yorker
Where New York Meets the Skyin style. The earliest ones were narrow, precipitous, almost improvised spaces,
Where New York Meets the Sky
The New Yorker / Posted 2 days ago
in style. The earliest ones were narrow, precipitous, almost improvised spaces, tucked into the classical campaniles and Gothic belfries that topped those pioneering buildings; the decks were reached through tiny penthouse elevators and steep... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Beyonce, LemonadeUp, which somehow filters on through the fiery Don't Hurt Yourself, mixing stee
Beyonce, Lemonade
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 2 days ago
Up, which somehow filters on through the fiery Don't Hurt Yourself, mixing steel pan riffs with Jack White-inspired swampy gothic grooves, which turns into a menacing, cold, electronic bed on Sorry, over which Beyonce sings about not being sorry... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
2016 Festival Guide: Enough festivals to satisfy every tasteof the historic Oakland Cemetery. This magnificent above-ground cemetery featur
2016 Festival Guide: Enough festivals to satisfy every taste
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 2 days ago
of the historic Oakland Cemetery. This magnificent above-ground cemetery features architecture in Victorian, Greek Revival, Gothic, Neo-classical, Egyptian and Exotic Revival styles. Several mausoleums even feature stained glass windows from Tiffany... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
May concert guide for Phoenix: Rihanna, Pentatonix, Kenny Chesney, Lil Wayne, Lamb of God, and Tyler, the Creator480-829-0607, luckymanonline.com.5/3: Peter Murphy Well, he was the voice of B
May concert guide for Phoenix: Rihanna, Pentatonix, Kenny Chesney, Lil Wayne, Lamb of God, and Tyler, the Creator
The Arizona Republic / Posted 2 days ago
480-829-0607, luckymanonline.com.5/3: Peter Murphy Well, he was the voice of Bauhaus, a chapter Murphy celebrated in high gothic fashion on the recent Mr. Moonlight Tour, pegged to the 35th anniversary of Bauhaus' birth. This is the Stripped Tour,... Read more
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The Advocate
Brontë biography as compelling as author’s own taleswith whom she fell in love during her years as a teacher in Brussels. Brontë i
Brontë biography as compelling as author’s own tales
The Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
with whom she fell in love during her years as a teacher in Brussels. Brontë is, of course, best known for her Gothic novel “Jane Eyre.” Those of you who may have glossed over it in high school should definitely revisit it — the story... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Antony Starr's awesome new look on Bansheefor last seasonAntony Starr's next role swaps gun and badge for 'pointing and s
Antony Starr's awesome new look on Banshee
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 2 days ago
for last seasonAntony Starr's next role swaps gun and badge for 'pointing and shouting'VideoAntony Starr talks American Gothic Hood's new look isn't permanent, however, with Starr confirming his hairy look came courtesy of the show's make-up... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Ring of Honor's War Machine challenge PCW Tag Team Champions Team SingleGangrel will also be in action against one of the most hated men in all of PCW,
Ring of Honor's War Machine challenge PCW Tag Team Champions Team Single
Liverpool Echo / Posted 2 days ago
Gangrel will also be in action against one of the most hated men in all of PCW, the Scottish antagonist Lionheart. The gothic grappler, known for his Lost Boys-inspired vampire persona and blood curdling theme song, was a notable figure during... Read more
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New Haven Independent
Yale Tax Fight Turns To Techvisitors ask him, “Why is New Haven doing better than the rest of the state?” H
Yale Tax Fight Turns To Tech
New Haven Independent / Posted 2 days ago
visitors ask him, “Why is New Haven doing better than the rest of the state?” He said he points across the Green to Yale’s gothic spires and answers: “Who else has an Ivy League school that does the kind of things” Yale does for the economy? “We... Read more
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MLive.com
Michigan historic districts overhaul legislation shelved by committeethe new Detroit Red Wings arena district. Meijer faced objections to demolitio
Michigan historic districts overhaul legislation shelved by committee
MLive.com / Posted 2 days ago
the new Detroit Red Wings arena district. Meijer faced objections to demolition of an old high school and an 88-year-old Gothic library when the company was building its second Detroit-area store in the Redford neighborhood last year. Crain's... Read more
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Weston Mercury
Murder mystery night comes to Westonto 48 short plays. Cheddar Male Choir are to perform their annual concert next
Murder mystery night comes to Weston
Weston Mercury / Posted 2 days ago
to 48 short plays. Cheddar Male Choir are to perform their annual concert next month to celebrate 21 years of performing. One of the most popular Gothic horror stories of all time is being brought to life on a Weston-super-Mare stage next... Read more
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The Fairfield Ledger
Gothic house center unveils Overalls All Over statue MondayELDON — The American Gothic House Center will unveil its new acquisition: an Ov
Gothic house center unveils Overalls All Over statue Monday
The Fairfield Ledger / Posted 2 days ago
ELDON — The American Gothic House Center will unveil its new acquisition: an Overalls All Over fiberglass statue, at 5 p.m. Monday. Overalls All Over: A Grant Wood Experience is coupled with a regionwide celebration of Wood’s 125th birthday. The... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Sounds of silence: UK's Big Ben to fall quiet for repairsto be done to shore up a Parliament complex beset by damp and decay. A report
Sounds of silence: UK's Big Ben to fall quiet for repairs
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 2 days ago
to be done to shore up a Parliament complex beset by damp and decay. A report released last year said the 19th-century neo-Gothic structure needs major repairs that could cost up to 7 billion pounds ($11 billion) to remove the risk of a... Read more
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Weston Mercury
Rock band is marching onMale Choir are to perform their annual concert next month to celebrate 21 years
Rock band is marching on
Weston Mercury / Posted 2 days ago
Male Choir are to perform their annual concert next month to celebrate 21 years of performing. One of the most popular Gothic horror stories of all time is being brought to life on a Weston-super-Mare stage next month. Indie quartet The Boxer... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Why your next city break should be LisbonJerónimos Monastery, along with the nearby Tower of Belém, is a Unesco World He
Why your next city break should be Lisbon
Daily Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
Jerónimos Monastery, along with the nearby Tower of Belém, is a Unesco World Heritage Site, and includes a delicate Gothic chapel, in which some of Portugal’s greatest historical figures are entombed.11. The city is a big fan of murals Who... Read more
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Londonist
Medieval Or Tudor?: How To Tell Which Era London's Buildings Are Fromis Westminster Abbey — with its pointy bits, fan vaults, rose window, flying bu
Medieval Or Tudor?: How To Tell Which Era London's Buildings Are From
Londonist / Posted 3 days ago
is Westminster Abbey — with its pointy bits, fan vaults, rose window, flying buttresses and gargoyles — looks typically 'gothic'. But it was not built by Goths. Somebody way back joked that it was, and the term stuck. It's actually medieval. One... Read more
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IGN
Super Mario Maker Gets a Healthy Dose of Heavy Metal J-popkind of a cross between Marilyn Manson and the Spice Girls – a fusion of Heavy
Super Mario Maker Gets a Healthy Dose of Heavy Metal J-pop
IGN / Posted 3 days ago
kind of a cross between Marilyn Manson and the Spice Girls – a fusion of Heavy Metal and J-pop wrapped in a theatrical Gothic Lolita packaging. Here’s a video of their hit single Karate. You’re going to love them, I’m sure. The downloadable... Read more
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Spot.ph
Bea Alonzo and Gerald Anderson to star in new movie + more things you might have missed todaylove all things Tim Burton, it's time to book a flight to New York City. A bar-
Bea Alonzo and Gerald Anderson to star in new movie + more things you might have missed today
Spot.ph / Posted 3 days ago
love all things Tim Burton, it's time to book a flight to New York City. A bar-slash-restaurant called Beetle House serves gothic-themed fare based on Tim Burton films, with drinks aptly named Jack Skellington and Fleet Street Martini. For food,... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Four Mediterranean hotspots you can fly to from East Midlands Airportbustling nightlife, thriving arts scene and stunning architecture make it one o
Four Mediterranean hotspots you can fly to from East Midlands Airport
Nottingham Post / Posted 3 days ago
bustling nightlife, thriving arts scene and stunning architecture make it one of the true jewels of the Mediterranean. The gothic cathedral is a particular highlight and is surrounded by quirky cafes and buildings that are well worth a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Fashion Show to Spice Up Castle Tankardaccessories such as beads have crossed genders to become a distinguishing mark
Fashion Show to Spice Up Castle Tankard
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
accessories such as beads have crossed genders to become a distinguishing mark of many personalities and fashionistas. "Gothic patterns, ethnic colors, traditional patterns, and ancient designs all form part of this latest fashion trend that all... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Ready for a holiday? Take a look at these Mediterranean hotspotsbustling nightlife, thriving arts scene and stunning architecture make it one o
Ready for a holiday? Take a look at these Mediterranean hotspots
Nottingham Post / Posted 3 days ago
bustling nightlife, thriving arts scene and stunning architecture make it one of the true jewels of the Mediterranean. The gothic cathedral is a particular highlight and is surrounded by quirky cafes and buildings that are well worth a... Read more
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Faster Louder
Not even Beyoncé is flawless but 'Lemonade' is a musical and visual masterpieceis black surrealism, in the grand tradition of Nina Simone, Charles Mingus, Sun
Not even Beyoncé is flawless but 'Lemonade' is a musical and visual masterpiece
Faster Louder / Posted 3 days ago
is black surrealism, in the grand tradition of Nina Simone, Charles Mingus, Sun Ra, Kendrick Lamar. It’s the black American Gothic, a portrait of two icons who aren’t quite right, and might never be. Her best album and her most musically... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Latest Album Reviewsones that made the cut. British sound warper James Blake gets a co-write on Pra
Latest Album Reviews
The Courier Mail / Posted 3 days ago
ones that made the cut. British sound warper James Blake gets a co-write on Pray You Catch Me, full of haunted vibes and gothic piano and even duets on cruelly-short interlude Forward. Jack White steers the Led Zep-sampling Don’t Hurt Yourself to... Read more
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