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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Infobox music genre with invalid colour combination All articles with unsourced statements Articles with unsourced statements from November Laura rated it it was amazing Jul 02, Other bands offend by using Third Reich symbolism. Konchog rated it it was ok Mar 17, 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.

Unsourced material may be challenged and removed. Kenneth Cassar rated it it was amazing Apr 25, This article needs additional citations for verification. Also the later explorations of Velvet Underground ‘s band members, specifically those of Lou Reedhave been called a major influence to what later became neofolk.

By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Looking For Europe is very intelligently written and offers a lot of food for thought, pointing me in the direction of some writers and thinkers who knowledge of whether I agree with them or not could be very enriching and some music that my life hasn’t been improved by hearing.


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 if they were reviewed on strictly musical terms. Thomas Hackl rated it liked it Apr 17, Paperbackpages.

Various forms of neopaganism and occultism play a part in the themes touched upon by many modern and original neofolk artists. Return to Book Page. Fiendjuice rated it it was amazing Oct 19, Flo rated it liked it Mar 30, Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.

One milieu to develop out of Punk was the scene that later became known as either apocalyptic folk, postindustrial, or later neo-folk. November Learn how and when to remove this template message.

Recordatio rated it it was amazing Jan 03, Archived from the original euurope January 19, Todd rated it really liked it Feb 10, It’s always nice to read someone else praising Coil, Current 93 and Death In June to the stars though. At times there is a tone of slight apologism for the ekrope of the imagery and statements acts have used and made, Diesel makes these points far more articulately than many of them wou Looking For Europe is a great book on an underexplored subject.

Is this right-wing populism or the cultural vision of a truly diverse Europe? Brian rated it really liked it Dec 14, Scopes of a darkly-connoted Transcendence] in German 2nd ed.

Other vague terms sometimes used to describe artists of this genre include ” dark folk ” and ” pagan folk “. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.

Die Welt der Gothics. Purely an aesthetic rejection of the mainstream or an expression of fascist leanings? Views Read Edit View history. Political statement or critical shock art?


Local traditions and indigenous beliefs tend to be portrayed heavily as well as esoteric and historical topics. Want to Read saving…. The spectrum ranges from fragile folk to noisy Industrial, from right-wing anarchists to modern counter-cultural subversions, and from queer fetishism to artistic explorations of obscure ideologies.

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All relevant Neofolk bands are portrayed in exclusive chapters featuring interviews and photos. Neofolk is a fascinating offshoot from industrial music and this seems to be the definitive word on the subject at present.

Open Preview See a Problem? Yanis Dyakov rated it it was amazing Jun 25, Martial industrial or military pop is a genre that shares a lot in common with neofolk and developed very close to it.

Some of the bands express Eurocentric worldviews. Trivia About Looking for Europ I’m pleased that the Old Gods are being resurrected, for want of a better word. Runic alphabetsheathen European sites and other means of expressing an interest in the looling and ancestral occurs looling in neofolk music. CS1 German-language sources de Webarchive template wayback links Articles needing additional references from November All articles needing additional references Articles using Template: 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.