Question: Is Depeche Mode a goth?

We asked you to pick the single finest goth-rock band of them all, and you came back with excellent picks. Among the runner-ups: Depeche Mode, Fields of the Nephilim, Siouxie and the Banshees, Lacuna Coil, Christian Death.

Is Nine Inch Nails considered goth?

In the 1990s, several acts including PJ Harvey, Marilyn Manson, Manic Street Preachers, and Nine Inch Nails included gothic characteristics in their music without being assimilated into the genre.

What subculture is Depeche Mode?

The term darkwave originated in the 1980s as an indicator of the dark counterpart of new wave. Bands such as Cocteau Twins, Soft Cell, and Depeche Mode are exponents of this first generation of darkwave.

Is Depeche Mode post-punk?

One of the most influential post-punk outfits, Depeche Mode has endured long after many of their electro-synth compatriots have faded into oblivion.

Are the Cure Goth?

The Cure are often identified with the gothic rock genre, and are viewed as one of the forms definitive bands. However, the band has routinely rejected classification, particularly as a gothic rock band.

What is considered post-punk?

Post-punk (originally called new musick) is a broad genre of rock music that emerged in the late 1970s as musicians departed from the raw simplicity and traditionalism of punk rock, instead adopting a variety of avant-garde sensibilities and non-rock influences.

Is emo a cure?

Musical style The Cure are often identified with the gothic rock genre, and are viewed as one of the forms definitive bands. However, the band has routinely rejected classification, particularly as a gothic rock band.

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