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Gothic metal


  1. Gothic Metal is a musical genre.
  2. Gothic metal is a subgenre of heavy metal and gothic rock that combines the heaviness of doom metal or death-doom with the dark atmospheres of gothic rock. The music of gothic metal is diverse with bands known to adopt the gothic approach to different styles of heavy metal music. The genre originated during the early 1990s in Europe originally as an outgrowth of death-doom, a fusion of death metal and doom metal. Lyrics are generally dark and introspective with inspiration from gothic fiction as well as personal experiences.

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Google previewEncyclopedia Gothica (2011)

by Liisa Ladouceur

GOTHIC METAL Subgenre of heavy metal music as typified by bands such as Type O Negative, Paradise Lost and Lacuna Coil. Generally featuring slower tempos, more melancholic/melodramatic lyrics and a greater presence of female ...

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