The new rock music or post punk revival was an expansion of rock music of the late 20th and early 21st century. The artists were from diverse backgrounds and had their own style and flair. They all had one thing in common, their love for new rock. They emphasized on energetic live performances which used to fill the audience with vigor.
The new rock revolution took over the fans completely. The fans became closely aligned with the artist’s aesthetics. They started wearing the clothes with the rock bands logos. There was a prominence on rock authenticity. The fans started dressing as their counterparts and a new fusion was created.
Gothic dressing took a new meaning with the artists and their aficionados. This style of dressing incorporates dark colored clothes with dark makeup. With stylish leather jackets and boots the gothic wear can be sometimes perplexed with biker style clothing. The ardent followers of new rock became the style icons of the trend.
With rising awareness about gothic culture and music, this style clothes and accessories have taken the fashion world with a storm. The dark makeup that is dark eyeliner, mascaras, dark hair and even dark nails are a rage amongst young women. The corsets and the stockings, the skin tight jeans, high heeled boots, leather jackets all makes one look and feel like a rock chic. The men wear printed t shirts with leather trousers or denims with leather boots and jackets.
The accessories range from skulls to pentagrams to angels which can be worn as bracelets or rings or with metal chains. The combination of rock and Goth is absolutely modish. There are several clubs which play host to Goth music and entertain this way.
It is highly influenced by the new rock or post punk music. The lyrics are generally subdued and deal with dark themes of life. They have keyboard heavy music with introspecting and depressing lyrics. Today’s young generation is always ready to experiment with new style. It has brought a change in the styling also. The colors are not limited to black but darker shades of red, grey and browns are also included. The animal prints have also become a rage in this fashion scene.