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Metal Murph
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PostPosted: Mon Jan 14, 2013 1:22 am 

Can anyone explain what the genre "Depressive Rock/Metal is? Based on the word "depressive," it's obvious that it has some doom elements and is very grim, but this is a genre I have never heard of before until I saw Katatonia's later stuff listed as that.

Big Beautiful Frenchman

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PostPosted: Mon Jan 14, 2013 1:40 am 

Supposed to sound like a suicidal Thom Yorke or something :) Not a real tag in my opinion, but it includes gothic rock, post punk and alternative influences. Lifelover could be a good example of a depressive black metal band.
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