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19

Apr

rimbaudwasademonchild:

The Damned: Dave Vanian, Middleton Civic Hall, 14 May 1977. Photo © Kevin Cummins.
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While I prefer the fluffy-haired, ruffled shirt incarnation, I’m not picky enough to refuse this incarnation of Mr. Vanian, either. 

rimbaudwasademonchild:

The Damned: Dave Vanian, Middleton Civic Hall, 14 May 1977. Photo © Kevin Cummins.

While I prefer the fluffy-haired, ruffled shirt incarnation, I’m not picky enough to refuse this incarnation of Mr. Vanian, either. 

25

Mar

Yessssss, all the Dave Vanian gifs. Bring them to me. 
100punksrule:

Yet another Dave Vanian gif

Yessssss, all the Dave Vanian gifs. Bring them to me. 

100punksrule:

Yet another Dave Vanian gif

24

Mar

Why yes, I almost always reblog gifs of Mr. Vanian looking particularly vampiric. This should not surprise you.

Why yes, I almost always reblog gifs of Mr. Vanian looking particularly vampiric. This should not surprise you.

(Source: tekeny-ghemor)

08

Mar

gothtriggers:

jbinjapan:

Flexipop #6 (May, 1981)

whistle while you work

I had never seen this before, and I find it ridiculously fun. 

06

Mar

scarydarkdeathdorks:

Dave Vanian - The Damned - At the Hammersmith Palais, 11.09.1983 (Photo by Mick Mercer)

Dear Mick Mercer, thank you for all the history of the goth scene that you’ve preserved. 

scarydarkdeathdorks:

Dave Vanian - The Damned - At the Hammersmith Palais, 11.09.1983 (Photo by Mick Mercer)

Dear Mick Mercer, thank you for all the history of the goth scene that you’ve preserved. 

03

Mar

Oh look, one of my rock star crush objects. 

sickonyou77:

New Rose by The Damned

02

Mar

The conversation in our house when this surfaced on my dash.
RealHusband: “I know what show that’s from, because I recognize that clock image! It was one of the weekday breakfast shows!”
Me: “You mean they made him get up during daylight for an interview? Poor baby.”
RealHusband: “He probably just stayed up all night. He has the look of someone who did.”

The conversation in our house when this surfaced on my dash.

RealHusband: “I know what show that’s from, because I recognize that clock image! It was one of the weekday breakfast shows!”

Me: “You mean they made him get up during daylight for an interview? Poor baby.”

RealHusband: “He probably just stayed up all night. He has the look of someone who did.”

(Source: tekeny-ghemor)

25

Feb

So pretty. 

So pretty. 

(Source: tekeny-ghemor)

20

Feb

Via milkeye, a vintage photo of two of the prettiest Goths ever. LOOK AT THEM. 

Dave Vanian and Patricia Morrison, 1985.

Via milkeye, a vintage photo of two of the prettiest Goths ever. LOOK AT THEM. 

Dave Vanian and Patricia Morrison, 1985.

19

Feb

What’s that? You are summoning me so you can finally turn me into a vampire? All righty then. 

What’s that? You are summoning me so you can finally turn me into a vampire? All righty then. 

13

Feb

I knew lolgoths would help me with my Valentine needs. 

I knew lolgoths would help me with my Valentine needs. 

(Source: lolgoths)

06

Feb

victoriana1313:

Dave Vanian & Algy Ward- one of my favorite pics of Dave.

victoriana1313:

Dave Vanian & Algy Ward- one of my favorite pics of Dave.

02

Feb

He’s adorable even when he’s being a doofus. Proof he’s an actual elder vampire? 

He’s adorable even when he’s being a doofus. Proof he’s an actual elder vampire? 

(Source: retrohorroragogo)

28

Jan

gorgonetta:

[Color pic of Dave Vanian onstage, looking particularly consumptive]

There are times that I think Auntie Gorgo posts these things just for me. 

gorgonetta:

[Color pic of Dave Vanian onstage, looking particularly consumptive]

There are times that I think Auntie Gorgo posts these things just for me. 

23

Jan

WHEN CLICKING ON A LINK FOR THE VIDEO OF “ANYTHING” BY THE DAMNED, I DO NOT EXPECT TO BE BLINDSIDED WITH AN ADVERTISEMENT FOR THE MCR GREATEST HITS COLLECTION. Not only am I a target market, but the universe is mocking me about it.