Category Archives: Article

Music! Musicians! Opinions! Clockwork Alchemy 2013!

Hello lovely steampunks! We forgot to make a big deal about it, but Behind the Steam is over 1 year old!  Whee! To celebrate, we bring you a double whammy of podcasts! This year Clockwork Alchemy hosted two steampunk music … Continue reading

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Live! Steam Powered Giraffe at Fanime 2013!

* Hi patient listeners to Behind the Steam! So sorry for our long silence!  Life has been crazy for Alyssa and Kristin and has resulted in a huge backlog of podcasts we need to churn out!  Alyssa went to London, … Continue reading

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More British! Metropolis from the UK

Since steampunk has such strong roots in the English Victorian era, it’s really no surprise that we’re interviewing quite a few British steampunk artists these days. It also helps that we’re total suckers for the accents. Few things quite catch … Continue reading

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Our Take on Steampunk Music’s Top 10

Happy New Year, lovelies! We were hoping to post a little closer to the holidays, but Alyssa ran off to have Hawaiian adventures, and Kristin is still learning the ropes with her new writing job and working far too many … Continue reading

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The Cog may be Dead, but their music is very alive!

One of the great aspects of steampunk is the endless supply of music that either fits partially or completely into the genre. We’re constantly discovering new bands and projects, or being introduced to old favorites by our friends. Before SteamStock, … Continue reading

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Join Us This Sunday With Jody Ellen!!

We’re inviting Behind the Steam’s followers, Jody Ellen’s fans, and steampunk and music lovers in general to what is sure to be a fun, crazy, and memorable album release party via IRC chat and Google Hangouts On Air. The beautiful … Continue reading

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Steampunk Overseas and What Is Chap-Hop: Professor Elemental’s Take on Everything Steamy and Victorian

When BtS sat down at their respective professional interview stations (a bathtub?? Yes, really) to speak with a certain steampunk chap hop artist several times zones ahead of us, we were caught off guard by the utter lunacy and energetic … Continue reading

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