How Goth Are You?

Goth is a subculture and music genre that has been plagued with a bad rep perpetrated upon them by the media and general ignorance. Take this test and see if you are the real deal, or just another 16 year-old dumb---.

Are YOU a goth? Do you have the mind, the music, and the look to qualify for an open and bazaar subculture? Until now you could only wonder. But thanks to this great quiz, in just a few minutes you will find out! PS: I pretty much just substituted a few words from the example for this required BS paragraph xD.

Created by: Savon
  1. The term "goth" originally was used in what context?
  2. The first artists that developed the goth genre were...
  3. True or False: All goths were all black and are usually satanic, violent, and prone to misanthropy (hatred of people).
  4. True or False: Goths are generally energetic, friendly, accepting, and creative people- though not always.
  5. Three of the most common, important, and definitive aspects of the goth subculture are...
  6. ____________ is a club founded by the band Specimen in London. This club was a fundamental and monumental club in the goth scene.
  7. _______________ was a genre of music closely related to gothic rock that arose in southern California during the beginning of the 1980's. It was founded by the bands Christian Death and 45 Grave and is generally has more punk influence.
  8. True or False: Goths and Emos are practically the same; Goths just aren't as emotional.
  9. Gothic fashion typically contains the following:
  10. True or false: Gothic rock has a lot of influences; such as glam, punk and post-punk, and psychedelic. Because of goth's generally accepting and embracing nature, goth bands are often very different from one another musically.

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Quiz topic: How Goth am I?