Update on the Airship Ride with Abney Park

Further developments on the aforementioned October 31st airship ride that Abney Park is taking fans on: The band put tickets on sale today at 12 pm, pst. Tickets will be on sale for two weeks or until all are sold. There are “very few” available, but ticket prices are $785 dollars each. Tickets can be…

Steampunk is Alive and Steaming

Referrenced Material There’s no doubt steampunk as a subculture has gained a lot of momentum. But stating that steampunk has gone mainstream is as rediculous as claiming that it has jumped the shark or has otherwise died. As with any sub-category of culture that begins with an underground following, steampunk is bound to become popular….

Abney Park to take Fans on Historic Airship Ride

On October 31st, Airship Ventures will be launching the first commercial airship flight in the US in over 70 years. Abney Park will be along for the ride and is planning a historic mid-flight performance over the San Fransisco Bay. At the time of this posting, Abney Park’s website states that eight seats are still…

Wings of Steam Anachronistic Society Makes its Debut

We welcome you to this, the inaugural article of the Wings of Steam Anachronistic Society’s Steampunk news and fashion blog. The Wings of Steam are a group of cosplayer airship pirates, founded on Sunday, September 14th, 2008 at Nan Desu Kan, an anime convention in Denver. We are just a fledgling group, currently consisting of…