Pohanská hudba ako halušky - moderná slovenská a česká novopohanská hudba

Title in English Music like a halušky - modern Slovak and Czech Neopagan music


Year of publication 2020
Type Popularization text
MU Faculty or unit

Faculty of Arts

Description The article presents an introduction to world of neo-pagan music in Czech Republic and Slovakia. Author briefly discusses the origin of this subgenre of popular music and then he characterise the musical scene on examples of successful local Neo-pagan musical bands. Main arguments of article are a) paganism is embodied in music thanks to specific sounds and lyrics b) Czech and Slovak Neo-pagan bands are heavily concerned with topic of tradition and local culture, in which Pagan plays role of more authentic „vehicle“ for concept of local and national identity then Christian.
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