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Browsing the "neofolk" Tag

Episode 23

And I looked, and behold a pale horse: and his name that sat on him was Death, and Hell followed with him. And power was given unto them over the fourth part of the earth, to kill with sword, and [...]

March 12, 2017 Plaguecast

Episode 21

Show notes: Perturbator “Cult of 2112” (The Uncanny Valley – 2016 – Blood Music) Anji Cheung “Phillip Traum” (Hypatia – 2016 – Audio. Visuals. Atmosphere.) Dynatron “Wormhole” (Escape Velocity – 2016 – Blood Music) Nox Formulae “Yezidic Nox Formulae” (The Hidden [...]

January 21, 2017 Plaguecast

Night Profound : Invocatio Lux, Evocatio Nox

2016 : Not Just Religious Music Format : LP “Neo” is a prefix with it’s roots in the Greek néos; young or new. Attaching that to “Folk” almost seems like an oxymoron, and the combination is one I’ve never been completely [...]

January 3, 2017 Reviews

King Dude : Sex

2016 : Ván / Not Just Religious Music Format : LP / CD / Digital As 2016 (thankfully) comes towards it’s end like a mountain troll, dragging it’s club behind it, every day I look at my shortlist of “Best Of’s” and [...]

December 15, 2016 Reviews

Episode 20

Show notes: Night Profound “Night of Blood & Ash” (Evocatio Nox – 2016 – Not Just Religious Music) Grave Pleasures “Deadenders” (Funeral Party 7″ – 2016 – Secret Trees) Coffinshade “March to the Cliffs” (Demo – 2016 – Tour de Garde) [...]

November 25, 2016 Plaguecast

Episode 19

Show notes: Jess And The Ancient Ones “13th Breath Of The Zodiac” 7″ version (S/T – 2011 – Svart) Vpaahsalbrox “Swallow The Wound” (14 Sovereign – 2016 – Pale Horse) Hetroertzen “Blood For The Egregore” (Capax Infiniti split w/Dødsengel – 2013 [...]

October 16, 2016 Plaguecast

Julee Cruise & King Dude ‎: Sing Each Other’s Songs For You

2016 : Not Just Religious Music Format : 7″ Vinyl I’d bet a paycheck that most of you reading this are fans, or at the very least, aware of David Lynch. For most of us, movies like Blue Velvet and [...]

September 24, 2016 Reviews

NON : Live Report

NON / Awen / Steel Hook Prosthesis Dallas, TX 06.12.2016 It’s no secret that Boyd Rice, Death In June, Blood Axis and similar artists performances are regularly met with protest, if not completely shut down, by the purveyors of what [...]

June 16, 2016 Reviews

(Dolch) / King Dude : Ride With The King / Our Love Will Carry On

2016 : Ván Format : 7″ (Dolch) is a project I was aware of, but criminally unfamiliar with (but have since rectified). And you’re probably tired of me singing my arias to King Dude and company, but I don’t care. The [...]

March 17, 2016 Reviews

Brittsommar / Blood and Sun : Brittsommar / Blood and Sun

2016 : Pesanta Format : 7″ Let’s face it, when it comes to NeoFolk, all roads lead to Douglas Pearce. You’re going to be one of two things: a shitty Death In June cover band, or one that’s taken the [...]

March 14, 2016 Reviews

King Dude : Songs Of Flesh & Blood – In The Key Of Light

2015 : Not Just Religious Music / Ván Format : LP/CD I have a confession to make, I tried for a long time not to like King Dude. There was something about the man behind the Dude, TJ Cowgill, that rubbed [...]

October 11, 2015 Reviews

Green Elder : Offering

2015 : Self-Released Format : 7″ Tossing a band into the “NeoFolk” basket nowadays is a bit like labeling something “Metal” 25 years ago. They genre has splintered into just as many subs as any other form of music. Adding [...]

May 8, 2015 Reviews