Nu Goth is a modern take on goth subculture that is heavily rooted and influenced by traditional gothic music, aesthetic and philosophy. Its followers are deeply philosophical by nature and have a great interest in studying the human condition often thru psychology, philosophy, and the occult. For this reason occult clothing, symbology and sacred geometry is a vast part of the Nu Goth aesthetic and fashion.


The main characteristic of the fashion is black-and-white outfits with occult prints and accessories.

  • Crosses
  • Round sunglasses
  • Fashion harness
  • Crop tops
  • High waist shorts
  • Leggings
  • Doc martens
  • Black lipstick

Nu Goth Vendors


Popular bands among Nu Goth include Siouxie & The Banshees, Bauhaus, and Switchblade Symphony among many others from the Batcave and Post-Punk era. It is important to note that Nu Goth supports and encourages self discovery above all else. Within the subculture, people are encouraged to listen to all genres of music to expand one's sense of self. For this reason, it is not uncommon to run into those who listen to Metal or Post-Hardcore.


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