Gothic Music: The Sounds of the Uncanny traces sonic Gothic from the echoing footsteps in Gothic novels to the dark soundscapes of Goth club nights. This broad perspective importantly widens the scope of Gothic music from Goth subculture to literature, film, television and video games. This book also provides the musical and theoretical definition of Gothic music that lacks in current scholarship. Whether voicing the spectral beings of early cinema, announcing virtual terrors in video games, or intensifying the nocturnal rituals of Goth, Gothic music represents the sounds of the uncanny.... music occurs in music games such as Guitar Hero. In the Gothic games ... present discussion. a#39;AiUn Forastero! Issues of Virtuality and Diegesis in Video Game Musica#39;, Music and the Moving Image, 4, 2 (2011), pp. ... game manual, pp. 17a19.
|Author||:||Isabella van Elferen|
|Publisher||:||University of Wales Press - 2012-01-07|