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Goth But Not Forgotten...

It was the eighties, I was a youth and I was often in the company of goths. Evenings around friends’ houses were often suffused with the smell of cheap hairspray and hot crimping irons. 441 more words


Pictures and memories from the 1984 York Rock Festival, including full Sisters of Mercy set (70 mins, Youtube video)

Interesting interview with one of the promotersĀ of the 1984 York Festival, and I found an admittedly poor quality of the Sisters performance (in the sunshine!) 728 more words

The Alcoves

Top 5 "S" Artists

Of the 1001 albums, 119 are by artists beginning with the letter “S” (“B” is next with 99, “X” has but 4).

The question is: the letter leads in quantity, but does it also lead in terms of quality? 142 more words

Coversongs - 3

When I first heard the track “Lucretia, My Reflection” it was from Warrel Dane‘s 2008 album, Praises to the War Machine. It was labeled as a Sisters of Mercy cover. 200 more words


Mercy in World War One

This is the title of an exhibition hosted jointly by the Institute of Our Lady of Mercy (Bermondsey, London) and the Union of the Sisters of Mercy GB (Handsworth, Birmingham). 41 more words

British Religious History, Religious Archives

Two Sisters of Mercy will celebrate 60th anniversaries

Two Sisters of Mercy who are celebrating their 60th jubilees in religious life will be honored Sept. 14 at St. William Church, 1226 W. Oak St. 179 more words

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