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The Men That Will Not Be Blamed For Nothing announce UK Tour!

| 3. September 2015

Well, well, look at that. My other favorite Steampunk Band is going on tour in the UK, and they are also about to release a new album (and the release show is already sold out), here’s a teaser track: Following the album’s sold out launch show at Camden’s Barfly on 9th September, TMTWNBBFN will be […]

Non-Euclidean Æthercast #31 – German Steampunk, I say!

| 1. Juni 2015

After more than five years I can finally say  the Steampunks in Germany have gotten their gears together and are moving things. The last 12 months have seen a lot of events and other things going on. The German scene is becoming ever more active and also reaching out into the Steampunk world at large. […]

Steampunk in the Highlands – The Belladrum Festival

| 4. Mai 2015

Steampunk is spreading and I am always so happy when I get a message from someone outside the well-known centers of Steampunk-activity. This time, the æthermail reached me from Inverness-shire (Scottish Gaelic: Siorrachd Inbhir Nis) in the Highlands of Scotland! The Belladrum Festival has an ever-growing number of Steampunks participating and so the organisers reached […]

So, a competition show for Steampunks and other nerds

| 19. April 2015

Right, this is a most interesting turn-up for the books. I just received an æthermail from the production team of King of Nerds, which will soon air in the UK. For general information regarding the US original, check the wikipedia (click). The message was thus: We’re currently casting for a potential second series of the […]

Non-Euclidean Æthercast #29 – #SteampunkHands 2015

| 12. Februar 2015

The 29th episode of the Non-Euclidean Æthercast is all about the second instalment of Airship Ambassador’s wonderful initiative Steampunk Hands around the World. This year’s topic is Steampunk: Our Playground, Our Classroom, Our Workshop and I have given my own 2 cents worth of thought to the matter. It turned into a bit of a […]

Coming soon: Steampunk Hands Around the World 2015

| 18. Januar 2015

For the second year, Steampunk hands around the World is happening near you! Another celebration of the Steampunk community worldwide! As the esteemed mastermind of the operation, Airship Ambassador Kevin Steil puts it:   Image courtesy of Raydeen Graffam The many expressions of steampunk are firmly rooted in individual creativity and are as boundless as […]

What’s on the plate for 2015, so far…

| 3. Januar 2015

Well, well… 2014 is (luckily) behind me and I am looking forward to a hopefully better 2015.   As far as my Steampunk endeavours are concerned, there are already a few things on the horizon where I am either involved directly or I want to check it out, these are (bold means involvement):   The […]

The Men That Will Be Blamed For Nothing – Kicking Cancer’s butt!

| 15. September 2014

It rarely happens that I am so happy to announce an upcoming concert. Great Britain’s most famous Steampunk band (with a heavy stress on Punk) The Men That Will Be Blamed For Nothing return after vocalist Andy Heintz is making a recovery from throat cancer. Here are the details:   THE MEN THAT WILL NOT […]

EuroSteamCon 2014 – The Theme Park Event – Spread the word!

| 28. August 2014

Now this is something none of us could have imagined when EuroSteamCon started in 2012. This year, the third incarnation of EuroSteamCon will be celebrated on a number of different weekends from September to October and one of the events will be held in Katmandu Park on Mallorca. I have featured the park before, they […]

Help Victor Sierra make it to the Steampunk World Fair

| 8. April 2014

Victor Sierra needs your help! Help us bring our act to the States! In 2012 we saw the very best of welcomes for us at The Steampunk World’s Fair. The enthusiasm with which we were greeted led us to a fantastical acceleration of creativity. We didn’t plan to release a second album (Yesterday’s Tomorrow) so […]