music categorized as to shock parents.
listeners are usually pre-teens to teens that thing themselves as goth
but are not.
a class of shock-rockers that has "taken" the goth look and made it trendy
marilyn manson, slipknot, murderdolls, korn
A genre of music that is oriented to shock. Though it is becoming harder to shock people these days because we have "seen it already". Music is usually heavy metal (Alice Cooper
, Ozzy Osbourne
) or Industrial metal (Rammstein
, Marilyn Manson
). But in the end its all just music. The performances were more meant to be shocking then the music itself.
generally shocking music often times shock rock bands have elaborate "shocking," stage shows like the band GWAR
who dress up in "shocking," costumes and squirt blood on the audience and kill celebrities such as George W. Bush
, Osama bin laden
and Paris Hilton
also refers to bands with gory, sexual, or down right nasty lyrics like the band Cannibal Corpse
who sing songs like "I Cum Blood." You can already tell how graphic the lyrics in that song.
Other bands in the "Shock Rock" genre are Alice Cooper
, The Mentors
, The Dwarves
and GG Allin
"Damn when my mom listened th the song "Fucking an Animal" by GWAR
she flipped and threw all my CD's away, now i cant listen to Shock rock"
"Dude that W.A.S.P.
concert was awsome i love how Blackie Lawless
spits blood, damn i love shock rock"
To do something so completely astounding and eye popping (shocking) it could be thought of as powerful enough to shake the ground (rocking).
A combination of "to shock" and "to rock".
You shockrock me, dude.
My book is going to shockrock the publishing world into a frenzy.
The rollercoaster was a total shockrock!