Adjective used to describe less heavy rock music. Although rock music is generally loud, with a lot of bass and not really "soft", so often confusing as an arguable oxymoron.
I'm listening to some Mamas and the Papas which I guess you could say is "soft rock."
by brendan July 01, 2004
(n) In geology lingo, soft rock is sedimentary rock.
Willie is a soft rock geologist; he only digs shale and stuff.
by heptune June 14, 2006
Jonothan Coulton Song... and probably something to do with sex. Not sure quite yet. In the song he's not very specific as to what it means.
"-to show how soft I'll be when I SOFTROCK you.-"
by homeworkbad February 19, 2009