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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Der Tod rated it liked it Dec 24, Return to Book Page. A majority of artists within the neofolk genre focus on archaic, cultural and literary references. This has led to some forefathers of the genre and current artists within the genre attributing it to being an aspect of a broader neopagan revival. I feel very pleased that I am a part of that process and that I have had influence. Scopes of a darkly-connoted Transcendence] in German 2nd ed.

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All relevant Neofolk bands are portrayed in exclusive chapters featuring interviews and photos. This book examines the area of tension Neofolk is situated in. Todd rated it really liked it Feb 10, Archived from the original on January 19, Jonathan Neumann rated it liked it Oct 18, Indeed, no other co The music underground’s best-kept secret? This page was last edited on 14 Septemberat Other bands offend by using Third Reich symbolism.


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Jan 28, Alex Jahnke rated it liked it. Some of the bands express Eurocentric worldviews. At this stage in the game, so to speak, it’s not false modesty to say that I am content with my influence. On the other hand, stripped of controversial political ambiguity a lot of this music is just basically a bunch of common or garden in black uniforms holding copies of Evola books so it’d be far worse for some of the more tedious acts involved nneofolk they were reviewed on strictly musical terms.

I’m pleased that the Old Gods are being resurrected, for want of a better word.

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Yanis Dyakov rated it it was amazing Jun 25, Retrieved from ” https: Anglo-American folk music with similar sounds and themes ejrope neofolk existed as far back as the s. Is this right-wing populism or the cultural vision of a truly diverse Europe?

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Runic alphabetsheathen European sites and other means of expressing an interest in the ancient and ancestral occurs often in neofolk music. In over pages, Looking for Europe takes a comprehensive and non-dogmatic look at one of the most mysterious phenomena of the music underground.

Unas rated it it was amazing Jun 29, Purely an aesthetic rejection of the mainstream or an expression of fascist leanings? On one hand commenting on noefolk once or twice and then leaving it go would’ve been the best way of avoiding accusations of protesting slightly too much that none of neofklk acts are Nazis.

Contemporary folk subgenres Experimental music genres Industrial music English styles of music. Indeed, no other contemporary music raises so many questions about the freedom of speech and artistic expression.

Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. For many years now, Neofolk has been surrounded by controversies.

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