The Opelousas Daily World: 'Goth' dress gets Evangeline board's attention
VILLE PLATTE - A male Pine Prairie High student's mascara, black, pointed fingernails, and skull belt buckle has led to charges of devil worship and changes in the dress code for Evangeline Parish schools.
"After spending seven years working in drug prevention programs, this all points to some form of devil worship to me," School Board member Wayne Dardeau said. "Something is not right. It is not normal for a male student to wear facial makeup and paint their nails. We could take no action and leave it up to the principal and end up with another Columbine on our hands ..." (more)
East Bay Express: Dead Can Revive - A quirky, relentlessly original goth-rock duo goes the Pixies route
"It's a bit like childbirth, actually," Dead Can Dance vocalist Lisa Gerrard muses with a laugh, ruminating on her ethereal-goth-pop band's recent, unlikely reunion after a long, enigmatic, oft-thorny history. "When you're going through it, it's quite painful. But afterwards, when you think about having the beautiful baby in your arms, you don't remember the pain ..." (more)
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