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Alternative / experimental / darkwave Oakland, CA  US
Void Off Course
Void Off Course
O Holy Nyt
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black xmas
Mau Bast
Mau Bast


Serena Toxicat of Protea sings in the Great Pyramid


  • 2014

    Jun 21

    Oakland, CA, US | 10:00pm

    Protea show / ritual happens at the witching hour (midnight).

  • 2014

    Jun 13

    Oakland, CA, US | 7:00pm

    "Dropping Like Flies", a local & independently shot Midnight Movie is almost complete, but needs a budget for promotional materials & submission fees to be entered in festivals. So, why not do FUNdraiser Show with some of the Cast & Crew of DLF who are in Bay Area bands?! The line-up is: Headless Lizzy & Her Icebox Pussy Meat Hook and The Vital Organs San Cha W/ DADDIES PLASTIK Protea The Slow Poisoner The Official Trailer will be projected: http://youtu.be/PnLzOCXWXBM There will be 3 chances to Win A Care Package containing: 1) a CD* of the DLF Soundtrack featuring: Firewater, The Crystelles, FACTRIX, Starchasm, Moira Scar, Rykarda Parasol, Sioux City Pete and the Beggars, Alaric, Loopool, The Tunnel more! 2) a TICKET* to the premiere of DLF in Winter 0f 2014! 3) a Collectible Nekro Fest Poster & T-shirt! Those items will also be available for purchase separately While Supplies Last at a minimal price & proceeds go towards the film's production costs. 6 more scenes left to shoot & you can help us finish it & start the sequel, "Ashes 2 Ashes"! Sign the mailing list & YOUR NAME will be mentioned as a supporter in the film's end credits! doors: 7pm, bands start: 9pm cover $6 before 9pm, $8 after 5 Bands, 1 DJ & 1 Movie Trailer---A Great Deal For A Friday Night! When this event is over, come to the Dropping Like Flies Cast Party After-Party (address to be released within 24hrs of the event to those who RSVP) * within the cover art for the LIMITED RUN of CDs, there will be a FREE PASS to the premiere of Dropping LikeFlies. which will be in the Winter of 2014. If you get one, hold onto it & stay tuned for the release date.

  • 2014

    May 10

    Oakland, CA, US | 3:00pm

    Save A Kitten at OakCatVidFest

  • 2014

    Apr 25

    Oakland, CA, US | 8:00pm

    Serena Toxicat and Sumiko Saulson, author will be reading here. Serena has a new book of poetry she plans on releasing here. The print edition of the non-fiction title Sumiko Saulson complied, "60 Black Women in Horror Fiction" will receive its official release. Sumiko is the illustrator of "Living a Lie" by Carolyn Saulson and Carolyn will be her guest and might read - copies of hte comic signed by both the writer and the illustrator will be for sale. Live musical performance by Protea | Alternative from Oakland, CA.

  • 2013

    Oct 24

    Oakland, CA, US | 9:00pm



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  • Protea (Artist)
    Thanks so much! Meow!
  • Skarred Kage (Artist)
    Skarred Kage
    Astounding work! You're recommended! Alex Skarred Kage
  • m1015 (Artist)
    ...........FROM THE DEEP INTENSE ATMOSPHERE ............ my compliments and the best for your project...ciao!!!!!!!!!!!!
  • Kilted Farmer Koncerts (Fan)
    Kilted Farmer Koncerts
    Well who wouldn't like your music, Serena? ;)
  • ANNASTATSEA (Artist)
    Hello sacred Siren I bow in honor~A
  • Verney 1826 (Artist)
    Verney 1826
    this is really interesting and wonderful music!


  • Going Forth By Night cover, photo credit: Ayda Meisami
  • photo by Ayda Meisami
  • skronkathon show, serena


Sounds Like: Diamanda Galás, Nina Hagen

or email her at tattoocoach@gmail.com. You can also get the album on CDBaby http://www.cdbaby.com/Artist/Protea
Protea is Serena Toxicat's thorny, sharp-clawed, 21st century brainchild. She recommends that you ...See Full Bio

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Eating disorders have the highest mortality rate of any psychiatric illness-Please help me get this book out http://www.gofundme.com/toxicat


“Creative people have a certain kind of vibe about them, and this woman is one of those artistic people on the planet. You know they were sent here for a mission, with a message, and they are delivering something meaningful.”

— Spider, Spider's Web magazine

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