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If gears and brass aren't your thing, and you'd prefer your alternate history to take its influences from 18th century Paris
, then Rococo punk
might be your scene. But this is no new reaction to steampunk. Oh no, the Boston band The Upper Crust
("Let Them Eat Rock
," "We're Finished with Finishing School
," "Little Lord Fauntleroy
) go back to 1995, and before them was Malice Mizer
," "Bel Air
," "Au Revoir
,"), though their visual style
wasn't just Rococo glam (as seen here in "Beast of Blood
" and "Garnet
"). But the grandfathers to all these young punks was Adam and the Ants
," "Kings of the Wild Frontier
," "The Prince Charming Revue
" [YT playlist]).
posted by filthy light thief
on Jan 23, 2013 -