Margarita Georgiadis

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By Gerry Mak in New Art on Monday 3 January 2011

I was listening to a playlist I made with Swans, Killing Joke, Sisters of Mercy, and Tuxedomoon on it when I stumbled across the work of Margarita Georgiadis and it was perfect.

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Brooklyn neofolk group Cult of Youth

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By Gerry Mak in New Music on Tuesday 7 July 2009

My band shared a bill with Brooklyn neofolk outfit Cult of Youth when we opened for ex-Swans vocalist/keyboardist Jarboe. Though Cult of Youth can trace their lineage to bands like Death in June and Sol Invictus, frontman Sean Ragon’s almost screeching vocals and punkish songwriting made me think of the Pogues, which is a good […]

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