Deathrock is a term used to identify a sub-genre of punk rock incorporating horror elements and spooky atmospherics, that emerged on the West Coast of the United States in 1979. Deathrock songs use simple chords, echoing guitars, a prominent bass, and drumming which emphasizes repetitive, post-punk beats within a 4/4 time signature. To create atmosphere, scratchy guitars are sometimes used. Read more…|Edit this Artist photo: Antiworld

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Sunday 14 September 2014
The Spiritual BatConcert Mag Bar
Louisville, KY, Louisville, United States
38.228809 -85.757999

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Wednesday 1 October 2014
Funeral and the Twilight
They Feed At NightConcert
The Tower Bar
San Diego, CA, United States
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Friday 3 October 2014
Voidstar Productions, Furnace Records and The Elks Lodge Present RAISING THE DEAD
Christian Death, AbstinenceConcert
The Elks Lodge
Cambridge, United States

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