Another musical interlude

This time more traditionally Goth (although I’ve heard the lead singer of The Sisters of Mercy swear up and down they’re not Goth, most of the Goth’s I know believe otherwise).

First the one that started it all, the song that many count as the origin of Goth as a genre of its own:

Now, I’ve got a shameful confession.  I’m not really that into Bauhaus.  They’re okay but I much, much prefer some of the later stuff that came along.  Like, say, the Sisters of Mercy:

Then there’s The 69 Eyes:

And Type O Negative

Hmm.  That video looks familiar. 😉

So, there’s a brief introduction to Gothic Rock, including samples from several of what some folk consider as some of the best bands in the field.

Enjoy.

 

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