Horror Punk

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I found this really cool horror punk song, The Garden by The Creepshow. I really like this song, and I found some other songs that they did were interesting, but one seemed a bit more lyrically friendly with Satan. Are there any horror punk bands that you know of who, while maybe darker than some, are primarily compatible with a Christian worldview?
 

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Try the later Misfits- Jerry Only started getting really into Christianity in the late 80s going so far as to start a Christian metal band called Kryst the Conqueror.  He later dropped that idea, reformed the Misfits with less questionable lyric content.

YMMV on the quality of the work vs early Misfits.
 

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findingfaith said:
Tallitot said:
Anastasia1 said:
What is YMMV?
"you make me vomit"
umm.... no. :police: YMMV= your mileage may vary
Yeah, the latter one.  A lot of early Misfits (or old school punk fans like myself)fans don't really dig the newer non-Danzig version of the band.  The Michael Graves era albums aren't bad, though, in my opinion.
 

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FormerReformer said:
findingfaith said:
Tallitot said:
Anastasia1 said:
What is YMMV?
"you make me vomit"
umm.... no. :police: YMMV= your mileage may vary
Yeah, the latter one.  A lot of early Misfits (or old school punk fans like myself)fans don't really dig the newer non-Danzig version of the band.  The Michael Graves era albums aren't bad, though, in my opinion.
yea i gotta say i love the early misfits when they were just doing punk.  not a big fan of their later non-punk stuff.
 

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FormerReformer said:
YMMV on the quality of the work vs early Misfits.
I learned how to play guitar by reading the tabs to She.
 

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[quote author=Melodist]I learned how to play guitar by reading the tabs to She.[/quote]

Yes! I learned how to play bass from their songs.  ;D
 

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Greetings in that Divine and Most Precious Name of Our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ!

these recommendations are from my gutter punk homie from Church, none of the punk from my collection is appropriate for this forum ;)

here is some real Christian Horror Punk
The Deadlines
Graverobbers
Blaster the Rocketman

aside from them here are some various authentic Christian crust/chaos punk and hardcore

the Lead (these dudes are BAD, serious chaos)
Empty Tomb (as are these dudes)
The Crucified
the Lead
World Against World
Chasm
Headnoise
Scaterd Few

oi oi

stay blessed,
habte selassie



 

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FormerReformer said:
findingfaith said:
Tallitot said:
Anastasia1 said:
What is YMMV?
"you make me vomit"
umm.... no. :police: YMMV= your mileage may vary
Yeah, the latter one.  A lot of early Misfits (or old school punk fans like myself)fans don't really dig the newer non-Danzig version of the band.  The Michael Graves era albums aren't bad, though, in my opinion.
One of my army buddies (former Ranger and all that other hooah stuff) likes the earlier Misfits but doesn't care for Danzig all that much...

I honestly don't know that much in the way of what could be compatible with Christianity, but I do know a lot of would not be...
 

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HabteSelassie said:
none of the punk from my collection is appropriate for this forum ;)
Have you read the metal thread on OC.net?  ??? :)
 

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My favorite band with a "horror" theme would probably be Germany's The Vision Bleak, though perhaps they're more on the metal side of things.

Here's a great Lovecraftian song by them, "The Shining Trapezohedron":

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qVTMjbazJq8

"Descent into Maelstrom"

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HKvl-yvxYp8
 

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Cognomen said:
I'm not really familiar with "Horror" Punk; does it blend into Psychobilly at all? 
A little bit.  Horror punk and psychobilly use many similar lyrical themes and both typically have a love for 50's oldies chord and melody structures.  Horror punk goes the more stripped down power-chordy early hardcore route, though.

The Horror Pops (Kim Nekroman's [of psychobilly group Nekromantix]other band) could be considered horror punk when they're not being rockabilly or new wave.
 

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IsmiLiora said:
HabteSelassie said:
none of the punk from my collection is appropriate for this forum ;)
Have you read the metal thread on OC.net?  ??? :)
I'm an Eminem fan who listens to Emilee Autumn's pleasant and dark lyrics. You gotta define appropriate for me. Personally, I just don't want to hear God directly insulted or Satan/hell openly praised. E.G. Some Seether songs are good, but the band is not.
 
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