ANDREAS DIESEL, DIETER GERTEN (Authors) – Looking For Europe: The History Of Neofolk – BOOK – New Release. SKU: Category: Books . Looking for Europe has 40 ratings and 2 reviews. Alex said: Umfangreiche Bandgeschichten und Diskographien sind mit Sicherheit ein Pluspunkt, ebenso wie. Looking for Europe: The Neofolk Compendium, a Various Artists Compilation. Released 1 January on Auerbach (catalog no. AB ; CD). Genres.

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Adrianna Degenaro rated it really liked it Jun 03, At this stage in the game, so to speak, it’s not false modesty to say that I am content with my influence. Purely an aesthetic rejection of the mainstream or an expression of fascist leanings?

Looking for Europe: The History of Neofolk

Kenneth Cassar rated it it was amazing Apr 25, Laura rated it it was amazing Jul 02, Aesthetically, references to this subject occur within band names, album artwork, clothing and various other means of artistic expression. As a descriptor, apocalyptic folk predates neofolk and was used by David Tibet to describe the music of his band Current 93 during a period in the late s and early s. The term “neofolk” originates from esoteric music circles who started using the term in the late 20th century to describe music influenced by musicians such as Douglas Pearce Death In JuneTony Wakeford Sol Invictus and David Tibet Current The Apocalypse Is Everywhere: By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.


All relevant Neofolk bands are portrayed in exclusive chapters featuring interviews and photos.

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Anglo-American folk music with similar sounds and themes to neofolk existed as far back as the s. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Thanks for telling us about the problem. Lists with This Looikng. Die Welt der Gothics. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Scopes of a darkly-connoted Transcendence] in German 2nd ed. Is this right-wing populism or the cultural vision of a truly diverse Europe? Jan 13, Dan Shea rated it it was amazing Shelves: For many years now, Neofolk has been surrounded by controversies. Todd rated it really liked it Feb 10, Political statement or critical shock art?


Indeed, no other contemporary music raises so many questions about the freedom of speech and artistic expression. Neofolk is a fascinating offshoot from industrial music and this seems to be the definitive word on the subject at present.

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Want to Read Currently Reading Read. A few of the bands even wear Nazi-like uniforms. Christopher rated it really liked it Dec 10, Thomas Hackl rated it liked it Apr 17, Various forms of neopaganism and occultism play a part in the themes touched upon by many modern and original neofolk artists.

This article needs additional citations for verification. This page was last edited on 14 Septemberat Martial industrial or military pop is a genre that shares a lot in common with neofolk and developed very close to it. The History of Neofolk by Andreas Diesel. Anti-folk dark wave folk punk freak folk post-punk. It’s always nice to read someone else praising Coil, Current 93 and Death In June to the stars though.

Contemporary folk subgenres Experimental music genres Industrial music English styles of music. I’m pleased that the Old Gods are being resurrected, for want of a better word.