Music

All About Cowpunk: History and Characteristics of Cowpunk

Written by the MasterClass staff

Last updated: Feb 24, 2022 • 5 min read

From the Cramps to the Violent Femmes, many diverse sounds fall under the cowpunk music umbrella. The country-meets-punk sound of the genre has created a mesmerizing clash of tones that continues to inspire new forms of music.