Posts Tagged 'New Weird Generation'

Describes music artists like Coco Rosie and Antony Hegarty who employ folk music to express a longing for nature and authenticity. They also use techniques associated with New Romanticism.

The New Weird Generation (II)

The New Weird Generation (II)

In a previous post on The New Weird Generation I wrote that artists such as Antony Hegarty, Coco Rosie and Devendra Banhart perceive everyday life as alienating – as too rational, mature,

The New Weird Generation (I)

The New Weird Generation (I)

In the documentary The Eternal Children (see also ‘CocoRosie’), Antony Hegarty, lead singer of the pop ensemble Antony and the Johnsons, perceives the waning of a postmodern sensibility, and the rise of