When we posted our review of the latest Metsatöll album this week, we joked on Facebook that it was an apt time to do so, what with the pagan festival of Easter taking place this week. But it got us thinking – rather than wheel out some lame, been-done-to-death LOL-zombie-Jesus Christianity-is-bad Sunday Slaylist, why not go full pagan? And what could be more pagan than Paganfest 2014?
In Norwegian and Swedish, varg means wolf. There are multiple artists using this name:
1) Varg, a techno/ambient producer (himself with a background in black metal), is stacking releases at a steady pace, mostly on Abdulla Rashim's Swedish Northern Electronics and on Copenhagen's Posh Isolation. His ever-expanding roster of collaborators includes amongst others Damien Dubrovnik's Christian Stadsgaard and Loke Rahbek, Swedish rappers Yung Lean and Ecco2k, AnnaMelina, Coil's Drew McDowall and Alessandro Cortini. Read more on Last.fm