...took place in Palais Eschenbach last night. For those of you not in the know, the Schwarzer Reigen is the annual (meanwhile twice yearly) Viennese Gothic ball. Only a light-weight goth during my teens in the 80s, I felt hopelessly out of touch with certain musical genres such as hellectro, electroclash and power noise (?!), and sought refuge in the old school room with DJane Runcible Spoon on the turn-tables!
Here are but a few impressions: