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Obscurius Angela – Steampunk Music from the Netherlands

| 31. Dezember 2013

More Steampunk music out of Europe, this time from the Netherlands. Obscurius Angela is a band consists of three ladies who have been active since 2011. According to their webpage (see below), their lyrics refer to events in the band members’ biography, very interesting, Here are some relevant links, if you want to find out […]

Interview with Wilhemina Thomas of Feminist Steampunk

| 28. Dezember 2013

Today’s interview is with Wilhemina Thomas, who curates the Feminist Steampunk page on Facebook. The page has far too few likes, but you can change this. Since Feminist Steampunk offers a different view on the subculture, I jumped on the opportunity to do an interview with the person responsible and share her views with you […]

Rest in Peace, Mikhail Kalashnikov

| 23. Dezember 2013

It is with some degree of sadness, I report the passing of Mikhail Kalshnikov, possibly the most successful small-arms designer of all time. He is of course best known for being the inventor of the AK-47 assault rifle, a very Dieselpunk weapon, being so iconic for the military might of Stalin’s USSR. Had history been […]

Happy Solstice everybody!

| 21. Dezember 2013

Today is Winter Solstice, Yule, and just in time for the festival, the lovely people over at Screen Novelties have sent me this cute animated short to share, enjoy! Original art by http://alcove.deviantart.com/  

Sol Katmandu Park & Resort – Steampunk on Mallorca

| 19. Dezember 2013

I know this blog post sounds like something of an advert, it actually is not, I simply want to point your attention to a rather unusual Steampunk location: A resort hotel and amusement park on Mallorca, Club Katmandu. I have been in touch with a few people working there for a while now, because they […]

Non-Euclidean Æthercast #22: 2013 in Review

| 16. Dezember 2013

This year’s final episode of the Non-Euclidean Æthercast is a simple review of the highlights and memorable events of 2013, enjoy! Subscribe on iTunes

James Ng’s Panda Express

| 15. Dezember 2013

James Ng, one of the very first Steampunk artists I ever got in touch with has produced another outstanding painting. Like most of his work it is distinctly Asian and fits in smoothly with his work I have featured here before. So without further ado, here’s the Panda Express, both the finished and the sketch […]

Victor Sierra – The Xmas Case

| 12. Dezember 2013

Oh the high-octane awesome! Victor Sierra have released a Steampunk-themed christmas song, The Xmas Case, and it is a jewel:   Lyrics excerpt: SANTA CLAUS WALKS IN WITH HIS SACK FULL OF DOUBTS HE COMES OUT OF THE HAZE WITH A DESPERATE GAZE SIPPS A ZERO COKE AND PUFFS E-BUTT SMOKE HE’S A MAJOR PLAYER […]

Review: Audiobook Version of The Wizard of OZ: A Steampunk Adventure

| 9. Dezember 2013

This is a premiere, the first time I review an audiobook, so I am going to do it in two parts, part one is about the story and one is about the narration. The book in question is, rather obviously The Wizard of OZ: A Steampunk Adventure, by S.D. Stuart and Steve DeWinter, the narrator […]

Featured Author: Andrez Bergen

| 5. Dezember 2013

I have been meaning to post a full review of one of Adrez Bergen’s novels for some time now, over a year, actually. Yet, I never seem to be actually doing it. This is not helped by the fact that I have now read three novels by Andrez, all of which I enjoyed immensely. So […]