Monthly Archives: December 2013

Musician and author, Voltaire returns to the Midwest in April 2014


Voltaire at Up in the Aether 2013 in Dearborn, Michigan   Today the Steampunk Empire in Ohio announced that the popular musician Aurelio Voltaire will be returning to the midwest for the Steampunk Empire Symposium April 25 – 27, 2014 (tickets 20% off until the end of December 2013.) Voltaire was recently at the Up in the Aether convention in Dearborn where he kept the audience entertained with his Gothic Pirate humor and performances of humorous and bawdy music. In addition to his steamy, gothic,

Steam and snow mix in Detroit with more to follow!


  Steam Powered Giraffe’s Hatchie ©2013 by Lance Sabbag of Blue Dragon Media Once again San Diego’s Steam Powered Giraffe wowed the crowd in the Detroit area only a month after their packed performance at Youmacon in Detroit’s GM Renaissance Center.  They filled the 500 seat Marquis Theater in Northville, Michigan both Friday and Saturday nights.  Saturday’s performance was delayed a bit as the stage had to be torn down after Friday’s performance for the Little Mermaid on Saturday afternoon and due to the inclement weather.