(noun) “An umbrella term, used to describe a summary of parts of several subcultures including gothic, darkwave, neofolk, industrial, electro, BDSM/fetish, metal and medieval” (Wiktionary n.d.).
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- Plural: dark cultures
- A type of subculture.
- Also called dark alternative scene.
- Baddeley, Gavin, and Paul Anthony Woods. 2002. Goth Chic: A Connoisseur’s Guide to Dark Culture. London: Plexus.
Wiktionary. n.d. “dark culture.” Retrieved October 18, 2013 (https://en.wiktionary.org/wiki/dark_culture).