group is intended as a community and a resource for all manner of goth, not-goth, darksider, freak, punk, noise, industrial, metal, emo, alternative, experimental, symphonic, operatic, quixotic, steam, rivet, cyber, nerd, otaku, loli, classical, romantic, whimsical, otherkin, espeluznante, grufti, morbidly inclined, dark creative ~ what-have-you
~ in and around the Twin Cities, both of them, and all the multitude of communities around (the seven county metropolitan area
, more or less).The only requirement is an open mind.
Artists & Designers - those who make and do
Coffee - get caffinated wherever you are
Food & Beverage - for eats and drinks
Forums & Message Boards - communicate with others
Helpful - miscellaneous links
Musicians & Bands - our local darlings
DJs & Promotion - we have some
Local Exhibits - museums and exhibits
Print Media - read it on paper
Radio Broadcasts - tune in
Nightlife - dancing and live music
Shopping - notable local shops
Games and Entertainment - favourite pastimes
Transportation - getting from there to here
Please have patience with the constant tinkering with everything (calendar, group photo, polls, about page)
. You can generally assume that all of it is a continual work in progress, and currently under construction. Check the calendar!
It is updated frequently with events, concerts, and shows.
- Twin Cities - noun. 1. two cities that are geographically close to each other and may seem to form a single unit, often referred to collectively. 2. a nickname for the Saint Paul and Minneapolis metropolitan area, in Minnesota.
- Elysium (ə·lee·zhee·uhm) - noun. 1. Classical Mythology. the abode of the blessed after death. Also called Elysian Fields, often associated with the Christian concept of Heaven, or other equivalent visions of Paradise. 2. any similarly conceived dwelling place or state of the dead. 3. any place or state of perfect happiness; paradise.
- Society (so-sahy-i-tee) - noun. 1. a grouping of individuals which is characterized by common interests and may have distinctive culture and institutions. 2. a body of individuals living as members of a community. 3. those with whom one has companionship. 4. the condition of those living in companionship with others, or in a community, rather than in isolation.
"A place of peace for the morbidly inclined."
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