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  • ‘Scene kids’ on TikTok embrace rebellious beauty
  • ‘Scene kids’ on TikTok embrace rebellious beauty
    Tamara Gore (2019) ©
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‘Scene kids’ on TikTok embrace rebellious beauty

‘Scene culture’ was an early-aughts mainstay on social platforms like MySpace, and it’s having a 2020 revival on TikTok. The lifestyle, characterised by dark poetry and gothy aesthetics, is giving young people an outlet for creativity to navigate feelings of uncertainty and angst.

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