No slavish imitators, Sweden's Down In June deconstruct and lavishly –as well as lovingly– reinvent songs from the Death In June catalogue with their own distinctive Totenpop vision. As The Byrds were to Dylan, so Down In June are to Death In June. A very rare and surprising discovery awaits.
Cult of Youth is a neofolk band hailing from Brooklyn, NY, United States, formed in 2007. The band delivers their own style of ominous folk with martial industrial flourishes and the vindicative spirit of raw punk to keep the blood pumping.
As a side project of Teen Cthulhu and Book of Black Earth mainstay TJ Cowgill, King Dude explores a more darkly spiritual acoustic-folk side. Reigning from Seattle, WA. he has released a cassette on Bethargic Records, and an upcoming 7" on Clan Destine Records in the UK.
“Before there were many, there were few” - So starts the chapter about Stone Breath in Jeanette Leech’s book, “Seasons They Change: The Story of Acid and Psychedelic Folk” - and so it was back in 1995 when Stone Breath started.
Pale Roses play neo-folk and not much else. Our music is simplicity made flesh. Mainly acoustic guitar or piano. Sparse arrangements. Bass and percussion sometimes. Very few industrial or ambient passages (not that we’re opposed to that but we’re just not skilled)...
Osewoudt is a neofolk band from The Netherlands, formed in 2010. The four track demo (Demo 2010) was released in the autumn of 2010 and in November 2011 the German label Lichterklang released Osewoudt’s debut album 'Gelag Van Zwartgeklede Kraaien’.
Argine is a neofolk group from Naples, Italy formed in October 1992.
Hailing from a post-punk background, vocalist and guitarist Corrado Videtta decided to create a project that wasn't stylistically or conceptually related to any other and organized the group's activity around the free collaboration among the musicians themselves.
In Ruin is a dark folk act created as a way to express more somber and delicate acoustic compositions. Musical influences are rooted deeply in the "neo-" or "apocalyptic" folk genre. The lyrics delve into the realms of nature, emotions and history.
Harvest Rain is the musical project of Jason Thompkins. Born and raised in South Carolina Jason Thompkins created Harvest Rain to capture the Autumnal phenomena of Southern history inside of Harvest Rain's music. It has been labeled as neofolk music.
Lovac is part of a larger movement of modern European pop music that draws inspiration from traditional folk music and brings it to new life in a fertile clash with the contemporary minimalistic industrial scene. A new band with old roots, Lovac already released a full-length CD of Death in June covers on Douglas P.