I am a vile human being. The vilest..est… I’m a shoe gazer. The guy at a show that stands in the back, not moving; a statue that wards lovers of things like dancing, music, and fun, far, far away. Are you like me? Well, don’t fret, friend. There IS a place for us.
So you still like to break out that heavy leather trenchcoat or put on that black eyeliner. You still buy your clothes at The Alley. Your iPod is loaded with selections from Bauhaus, Siouxsie and the Banshees, and the Cure form the “Pornography” era. If so, this list is for you. Here we present the best of the Chicago goth scene.