Question: What was the first goth song?

However, Bauhauss debut single, Bela Lugosis Dead, released in late 1979, was retrospectively considered to be the beginning of the gothic rock genre.

Who started goth music?

Widely regarded as one of the founding bands of the goth music movement is Bauhaus, who released their 1979 10 minute-long single Bela Lugosis Dead in 1979. The song with its stripped drum beats, minimal but highly distorted guitar and haunting deep vocals catalysed the first wave of goth.

Who started goth culture?

Goth is a subculture that began in the United Kingdom during the early 1980s. It was developed by fans of gothic rock, an offshoot of the post-punk music genre. The name goth was derived directly from the genre.

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