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  YouTube - The 69 Eyes - Gothic Girl
If you're talking like that, you don't understand gothic music or culture.
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The 69 Eyes Gothic Girl Devils Blessed Be
www.youtube.com /watch?v=71ZaO2zZvgM   (406 words)

  
 Gothic Top 500
Wir achten sehr auf eine freundliche und angenehme Atmosphäre und pflegen den Gemeinschaftsgedanken der schwarzen Szene.
Kleine Gothic Community die sich über das Leben, Gothic und vieles mehr beschäftigt und diskutiert.
Satan und Satanismus, umfangreiche Dämonenliste, www.Forum-Satanismus.de, Gothic und Underground, ein wenig über Nürnberg, über Psychologie und über MICH :-)
www.nachtwelten.de /toplist/toplist.htm   (1795 words)

  
 GothVille - Dark and Gothic music radio with news for people dressed in black...
If you like Gothic, Industrial, EBM, Futurepop, Darkwave, New Wave, Noise, Goth Metal or any darkscene related music, we like you to join our project.
It is a small world, but worldwide spread, we thought it would be nice to inform each other what's happening in your region.
Formed in Leeds back in the Eighties, the March Violets were one of the darker bands that gave birth to what became the Gothic Scene.
www.gothville.com   (1552 words)

  
  Amazon.com: Gothic Rock: Music: Various Artists   (Site not responding. Last check: )
This item is not eligible for Amazon Prime, but over a million other items are.
The most comprehensive collection of Gothic Music ever created in a limited edition set.
Just be sure you don't already have some of this, since this set is simply three compilations boxed together that have been previously released as Gothic Rock 1, 2 and 3.
www.amazon.com /Gothic-Rock-Various-Artists/dp/B00005ABLW   (451 words)

  
  Gothic rock - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
From the late seventies onward, the Death Rock movement in Los Angeles, California was on the rise, with such bands as Christian Death (formed 1979), Gun Club (1981), 45 Grave, and Kommunity FK (c.
Though not ever involved with the Gothic scene directly, Depeche Mode was also tremendously influential (though musicians at the time may have been loathe to admit it) in their blending of Gothic and industrial elements within a popular idiom.
Today, some fans of early gothic rock are embracing a Death Rock revival that has taken height recently as a return to the original music and fashions of the first generation of goth.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Gothic_rock   (3376 words)

  
 Russian Gothic Page - GOTHIC FAQ
Wherever "gothic music" is used, it denotes the gothic music genre as a such - the one that is considered a part of the alternative music in whole and includes wildly different subgenres, such as gothic rock, gothic ambient, darkwave, and others.
Gothic rock originated in British night clubs that considered themself alternative and generally underground; the most famous of these was "Batcave", where almost all founders of gothic rock held their concerts.
Gothic subculture appears to be the most diverse of the existing subcultures; it is impossible to imagine, say, a head-banger not listening to metal bands, for this is the only thing that makes him a head-banger.
www.gothic.ru /faqsel_e.htm   (3080 words)

  
 Hybris: gothic darkwave hard-edged rock
Gothic rock has as many facets as other music styles and a poll of 7 different musicians will have at least 14 opinions about the right way.
Gothic rock musicians are not as common as representives from other music styles and even in the coldness of Northern Germany there won't be so many guitarists with the "right" emotions.
Bent Maczewski (guitar) was the bands representive of solid rock music, Gerret Goos (Lead Vocals) had several roots in gothic rock and metal and Janis Schibalski (guitars) with his long experience as live musician and songwriter completed the band.
magnatune.com /artists/hybris   (699 words)

  
 A Study of Gothic Subculture - Music - Description of Relevant Music   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Goth rock/death punk/death rock: This is what gothic music started as, a darker form of punk rock music with a tendency toward misanthropy, the macabre, mystery and desolation.
Gothic rock is characterized by the music of Christian Death (who were the first notable US death rock outfit), The Sisters of Mercy and Bauhaus, for example.
Gothic rock is very different from heavy metal and death metal although you will find some confusion regarding that point.
www.darkwaver.com /subculture/music-description.php   (1958 words)

  
 Gothic Rock | Vampires.com   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Strongly influenced by English Glam rock, such as [David Bowie] and [T. Rex], Bauhaus's debut single [Bela Lagosi]'s Dead in late 1979 is considered to be the gothic anthem that sparked several people to follow in their gothic footsteps.
From the late seventies onward, the [Death Rock] movement in Los Angeles, California was on the rise, with such bands as Christian Death (formed 1979), Gun Club (1981), 45 Grave, and the legendary Kommunity FK (c.
Many fans of early gothic rock are embracing a Death rock revival, as a return to the original music and fashions of the first generation of goth.
www.vampires.com /gothic_rock   (2832 words)

  
 Goth Rock Sweatshirts, Gothic Pullovers, Goth-rock Sweat-shirts and Cloths
The Cult was a British gothic rock, alternative rock, and hard rock band, originally formed in 1982 as Southern Death Cult disbanding with Ian Lindsay (Now back to Ian Astbury) forming Death Cult in 1983 before settling as The Cult.
The Cure is a British rock band widely seen as one of the leading pioneers of the British alternative rock and post-punk scenes of the 1980s.
Nicholas Edward Cave (born September 22, 1957) is an Australian rock musician, songwriter, poet, author, and actor, currently resident in the U.K. Cave was born in the small town of Warracknabeal in the state of Victoria, Australia, the son of (librarian) Dawn and...
www.shirthunt.com /goth-rock-sweatshirts-cloths.html   (727 words)

  
 BRGoths FAQ   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Gothic rock music takes its name from the so-called Gothic horror literary movement of the late Victorian era, including such notable examples as Bram Stoker's classic novel Dracula, whose mood and aesthetic are shared by modern Gothic Rock.
Modern Gothic rock music tends to include elements of the fantastic, elements of horror, the supernatural, and is generally dark in its mood, often making use of minor chords and electronic processing of sound to achieve haunting and chilling effects.
Gothic rock bands include such early pioneers as the Virgin Prunes, Fields of the Nephilim, Southern Death Cult, Alien Sex Fiend, Bauhaus, Siouxsie and the Banshees, and the Sisters of Mercy.
www.esotericka.org /brgoths/brgothsfaq.html   (1742 words)

  
 Gothic rock   (Site not responding. Last check: )
While most punk bands focused on aggressive, outward rock, the early gothic groups were more introverted and personal, with elements that can be traced to much older literary movements such as Gothic horror, Romanticism, existential philosophy, and the political construct of nihilism.
Historically, Gothic rock started as a subset of the punk movement; with groups like Siouxsie and the Banshees, The Cure and Joy Division, bands that were contemporaries of such early punk bands as The Sex Pistols, The Clash, The Buzzcocks and Generation X in the UK in 1977 - 1979.
While the latter bands focused on aggressive, outward focused rock, the early goth groups were more introverted and personal.
www.jahsonic.com /GothicRock.html   (301 words)

  
 Gothic
Goth is a modern subculture that first became popular during the early 1980s within the gothic rock scene, a sub-genre of post punk.
The word Gothic, first recorded in 1611 in a reference to the language of the Goths, was extended in sense in several ways, meaning “Germanic,” “medieval, not classical,” “barbarous,” and also an architectural style that was not Greek or Roman.
Of course celebrated gothic novelists such as Ann Radcliffe, Matthew "Monk" Lewis and Horace Walpole receive treatment, but more interesting is the author's identification of gothic elements in the work of artists seldom placed in the gloom-and-doom tradition, such as Alexander Pope's carefully planned, and to the 20th-century eye almost kitschy, gardens.
www.jahsonic.com /Gothic.html   (1306 words)

  
 Gothic rock
Gothic rock is, like the artistic and literary time period, beautiful and intricate.
Gothic Rock is as vital a part of that construct as any of those others."...
Gothic Rock is a large and very varied style, sometime thought to be synonymous with trad-goth, though this definition is here kept to those bands with a...
www.busyfreelancer.com /gothic+rock.html   (950 words)

  
 Rants: Gothic Rock   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Gothic Rock, as it was originally known, was born with the song "Bela Lugosi's Dead" by a british band called Bauhaus in 1979.
As a matter of fact, most of the stereotypes assigned to Gothic Rock really don't have anything to do with the original subculture.
The gothic subculture died before you were able to become part of it; simply put, you're not a goth.
www.freewebs.com /despairs/gothrant.html   (473 words)

  
 Open Directory - Society:Subcultures:Gothic   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Gothic literature is noted by gloomy settings, mysterious and often violent events, and psychological terror of some sort.
What is known as the Gothic subculture today is actually an offshoot of the punk movement of the 1970s.
Gothic ('gä-thik) of or relating to a style of fiction characterized by the use of desolate or remote settings and macabre, mysterious, or violent incidents.
dmoz.org /Society/Subcultures/Gothic/desc.html   (874 words)

  
 The Mercyground - Monica Richards: Punk Rock to Gothic
My lyrics often spoke of a longing for ages past, for heroes and heroines fighting for their lives, of the search for one's place in the world, for the need for understanding, full of literary references and poetic refrains.
Having a degree in Literature, I studied my share of poets, and the Gothic writers of the old days, their sense of escapism into chivalry, Romantic love, ideals of the past, a sense of drama and mysticism, ghosts and regal beings, it all very much made sense to me.
Gothic, to me, is a deeper sense of the bigger things in life, full of Old Souls and romantic hearts.
www.mercyground.com /interviews/Mpunkscene.html   (990 words)

  
 Horrorfind Gothic
We carry unique gifts and home decor with a focus on things that are gothic, medieval, and the renaissance period.
At the Miss Gothic Massachusetts Pageant, we display the loveliest and most morose finalists chosen from a wide range of the Massachusetts Goth Culture, from which we cull our creatures so ghastly, so frightening, so very very.
Gothic clothing mens and womens, dragons, crystal wands, wizards,velvet dream pillows.
www.horrorfind.com /Gothic   (394 words)

  
 JR.com: Movies / Musical and Performing Arts / Gothic Rock
Originating in Poland, Artrosis are a gothic rock band who whip up a mixture of Sisters of Mercy, heavy metal, and progressive rock.
Containing both the GOTH BOX and the GOTHIC INDUSTRIAL MADNESS releases, this is an incredibly comprehensive overview of the gothic rock...
Gothic rock band Guana Batz were major players on the 80s goth scene as it exploded in clubs all over England.
www.jr.com /xs-movies-musical-and-performing-arts-gothic-rock--si!12656.html   (683 words)

  
 The Fossil Dungeon | Mephisto Walz   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Mephisto Walz are legendary for their contributions to the death rock genre, having been an inspiration to a whole host of contemporary gothic artists.
Mephisto Walz was formed by Barry Galvin in 1985 after having departed from death rock progenitors Christian Death.
The "Nightingale" single exemplified that Mephisto Walz are still a very active band and that they remain one of the most appreciated artists within the gothic rock genre.
www.fossildungeon.com /fossildungeon/artists_mephisto_walz.htm   (193 words)

  
 Amazon.co.uk: The Dark Reign of Gothic Rock: In the Reptile House with the "Sisters of Mercy", ...   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Far from plodding and overlong, "Reptile House" was one of the most exciting rock histories I've ever read - it really puts you in the time and place and, if you missed it all the first time around, now's your chance to experience it after all.
Section 2 starts neatly be accepting the Gothic term and tag was firmly in place, introducing Southern Death Cult and Gene Loves Jezebel, as well as dragging Nico in for some praise.
But they survived, not simply to continue resonating within the world of modern rock, but to form the physical building blocks of everything that passes for rock music today.
www.amazon.co.uk /exec/obidos/ASIN/190092448X   (1483 words)

  
 Welcome to The Evor ---Gothic Bands Links section..   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Veer Chasm is a Gothic Rock band from Southern California, with two male frontmen and a female drummer.
Innersense are a gothic metal band from Australia (Canberra) with mellow sounds, heavy screams and guitars and haunting keyboard work.
Southern, gothic, metal whatever you may call it, Standing Damaged is a four piece band from Northern Alabama hard to describe with few words.
www.evor.com /links_gothic.html   (1893 words)

  
 The House of Tomorrow | The Gothic Archies
The Gothic Archies is the Gothic rock-bubblegum pop band of celebrated songwriter Stephin Merritt, also of The Magnetic Fields, The 6ths, and Future Bible Heroes.
The current Gothic Archies project is the theme music for Lemony Snicket¹s "Series of Unfortunate Events" books on tape (HarperAudio).
After the final Lemony Snicket audiobook is released, there will be a Gothic Archies CD release of all the collected Lemony Snicket theme songs.
www.houseoftomorrow.com /gothicarchies.php   (144 words)

  
 Top Gothic Rock Music Bands
Músico independente de gothic rock do Brasil com influências nas bandas The sisters of mercy,Joy division,Bauhaus e The Mission.
Rock City Morgue formed in New Orleans in 2002.
The Kuang-Shi sound is a combination of elements, from Industrial to alternative rock and more.
www.hellwire.com /charts/index.php?c=GothicRock   (519 words)

  
 The 69 Eyes: album reviews and ratings
In 1999 with its unique concept of Gothic melancholy mixed with hi-energy rock'n'roll roots of the band, the album not only brought some long-waited fresh blood into the Gothic scene but also launched a new term to the media: Goth'n'Roll.
Like this gold-gone taster single the highly anticipated new album 'Blessed Be' was produced by Johnny Lee Michaels who as "the sixth member" of the band did all the arrangements and handles all keyboards and programming on the album as well.
Full of gothic rock clichés (what better than Gothic Girl for a song title!), the music on this record is catchy, and full of stellar guitar riffs.
www.musicfolio.com /modernrock/the69eyes.html   (563 words)

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