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This July Fourth, it’s worth remembering the National Anthem music video that the immensely popular and gifted singer-songwriter Lana Del Rey released ten years ago. It was one of those gloating pro-miscegenation pieces that we’re bombarded with nowadays, with Del Rey and black rapper A\$AP Rocky portraying Jackie and John F. Kennedy (with visibly mulatto children), and hardly patriotic. But the point is that the video has done Del Rey absolutely no good at all—she’s still a racist. Actually, she isn’t a racist. But since the Left is now insisting that she is…well, she is. And she doesn’t seem to know what has hit her.

Thus a Twitter user vented over her recent album, Chemtrails over the Country Club:

Lana Del Rey really just released an album and then was a racist in the post trying to say she wasn’t a racist. Just say you didn’t want your album to succeed girl.

And there’s lot more where that came from.

Welcome to race and gender Cancel Culture, Lana. Its enforcers are determined to make you grovel until you accept their terms. And they won’t be swayed by your denials or your professed love of rap.

At an accelerating rate, Woke social media mobs are demanding that leading white figures in the performing arts publicly atone for harming women, blacks, transgendered and other “marginalized” populations. Recently, I described the global “anti-racist” campaign against Eric Clapton for blunt comments he delivered onstage way back in 1976 on behalf of English immigration patriot Enoch Powell. Triggering that witch-hunt was a song Clapton and Van Morrison wrote, recorded and released in late 2020, “Stand and Deliver,” challenging the morality of COVID-19 lockdowns. To Clapton’s inquisitors, limiting immigration and resisting lockdowns are cut from the same Trumpian cloth.

Lana Del Rey, whose real name is Elizabeth Grant, hasn’t accumulated such baggage in nearly 15 years as a recording artist. But the petty and spiteful campaign against her, while unable to cancel her outright, could now erode her artistic identity. Her “crimes” aren’t about what she has done. They are about what she symbolizes: femininity, beauty, white privilege.

Grant was born in 1985 in New York City. of Scottish-American descent. She grew up in Lake Placid, New York. An introvert, she experienced existential dread early on:

“When I was very young, I was sort of floored by the fact that my mother and my father and everyone else I knew was going to die one day, and myself too,” she recalled. “I had a sort of philosophical crisis. I couldn’t believe that we were mortal.”

[Lana Del Rey: ‘I Couldn’t Believe That We Were Mortal,’ by John Ritchie, MusicFeed.com, January 28, 2012]

After graduating from prestigious private Kent School, she spent a year on Long Island and then enrolled in Fordham University, majored in philosophy, and played nightclubs and made demo tapes on the side. Veteran record producer David Kahne discovered her, and shortly thereafter she delivered a three-song EP in 2008 and then a full album of unreleased material. Her breakthrough came in 2012 with Born to Die.

Working with a variety of producers over the years, Lana Del Rey has put romanticism to good use. She writes or cowrites almost all of her songs. And often they are in a minor key, prompting many critics to describe her as “sad” or “depressing.” This interpretation misses the fact that she is exploring the full emotional spectrum of love, dramatizing how Eros and Thanatos aren’t that far apart.

And even if all her songs were about sadness, so what? Back in the mid-1960s, the Righteous Brothers and the Walker Brothers each had a string of hit singles immersed in sadness and desperation, every one a classic.

Del Rey stands out among her peers. Tori Amos, Fiona Apple and Regina Spektor, to name a few women keyboard-oriented singer-songwriters, have made some excellent records over the years. But they can’t quite match Del Rey. Her dusky contralto voice, eclectic songbook, film noir cynicism, and cavernous studio sound create remarkable atmosphere—as the video for Shades of Cool attests.

It’s hard to see how she inspires hatred. But, believe it, loathing Lana Del Rey is a growth industry. That she has sold millions of albums and singles, and won an armful of awards, only exacerbates the animosity.

“Award-winning multimedia storyteller” Melany Rochester got right to the point in her 2017 article, I Hate Lana Del Rey [TheEagleInline, June 2, 2017]. She called Lana Del Rey’s music “trash,” complained that the singer is “the lyrical queen of unhealthy relationships,” who “glamorizes drug and substance abuse.”

This latter point is especially ludicrous. The song referenced, “Off to the Races,” was about an ex-boyfriend’s drug habit, not any habit of Del Rey’s.

(And anyway Del Rey wasn’t “glamorizing” drug abuse, but simply expressing the pull of two opposite forces: desire for a man and exasperation over his self-destruction. Haven’t many women experienced that feeling at some point?)

More recently, the bombardment has increased with the spotlight shifting to Del Rey’s “problematic” comments on sex and race. Particularly enraging to the hard Left: an Instagram post in which Del Rey defended herself against the charge that she “glamorized” domestic abuse:

I’m fed up with female writers and alt singers saying that I glamorize abuse when I’m just a glamorous person singing about the realities of what we are all seeing are very prevalent in emotionally abusive relationships all over the world.

[Lana Del Rey responds to critics she says accuse her music of ‘glamorizing abuse’: ‘I’m fed up, by Nate Day, Fox News, May 21, 2020]

Even further infuriating her critics was another remark in the post:

Doja Cat, Ariana, Camila, Cardi B, Kehlani, Nicki Minaj and Beyonce have had number ones with songs about being sexy, wearing no clothes, f**king, cheating, etc.—can I please go back to singing about being embodied, feeling beautiful by being in love even if the relationship is not perfect, or dancing for money—or whatever I want—without being crucified or saying that I’m glamorizing abuse??????

[Twitter: Why is Lana Del Rey ‘canceled?’ Hashtag and Trend Explained, by Ella Kipling, HITC]

But what was inaccurate here? These mainly mixed-race female rappers do sing about these things—routinely and explicitly. It would seem Lana Del Rey’s real offense, as Steve Sailer would put it, was Noticing.

But, needless to say, the backlash was swift. And the recriminations continued for months afterwards.

One Twitter user wrote:

Laura Snapes, The Guardian’s deputy music editor, declared that Lana Del Rey’s “swipes at her peers of color undermine her feminist argument” [Lana Del Rey’s swipes at her peers of colour undermine her feminist argument, May 21, 2020].

A blogger, Michael Chaar, accused her of “blaming her lack of skin for her lack of success in recent years” [The Reason Why Lana Del Rey Gets So Much Hate, The Things, November 10, 2020].

The recriminations continued for months. One social media post read:

Girl, if you don’t shut your mouth…you’re only making shit harder for yourself. You literally didn’t need to say anything about this.

Another comment read:

Lana we’re tired please stop. Your white is showing.

A post by @BeeNicole10A declared:

I remember last year she said some snide remark about women of color being overly and aggressively sexual and charting while she can’t have her daddy complex and be on the charts. I haven’t forgotten.

[Is Lana Del Rey racist? Singer blasted for Chemtrails Over The Country Club artwork: Your White is showing, by Pooja Salvi, MEAWW, January 10, 2021]

The recriminations continued for months.

And you won’t be surprised to learn that the retro cover photo of Chemtrails over the Country Club was “racist” for featuring mostly white women.

Perhaps it had not occurred to Del Rey’s critics that: 1) most country club members are white; and 2) the photo might have been satire.

As you’d expect, Del Rey’s rather mild defense of the cover only dug her into a deeper hole. A blogger named Holly Mosley opined that Del Rey had “fragility” issues. “It’s probably about time,” Mosley wrote, “she learned to tone down the attitude when responding to such criticisms before she makes matters even worse for herself” [Racism or Fragility: We Need to Talk About Lana Del Rey, by Holly Mosley, ContactMusic, January 11, 2021].

A black blogger, Lauren McEwen, in a hit piece titled Lana Del Rey Has Always Been Problematic, We Just Never Talked About It,” called out the singer’s “history with race and internalized misogyny” as enabling “white people who traffic in casual, underhanded, or coded racism shut down the moment they are called out for their behavior.”

For McEwan, Del Rey’s apparent mild skepticism about dogmatic feminism and racism go together. With cliché and arrogance, McEwen called for shaming. “That is why the unlearning process is such a big part of becoming a say-it-with-your-full-chest feminist,” she wrote:

[T] his society was built on a racist, patriarchal system, and those who refuse to listen to women of color when they are called out for this kind [Del Rey’s kind] of behavior are doomed to repeat it.

Every bit as noxious was Los Angeles-based journalist Lorraine Ali, she of Iraqi and French-Canadian ancestry. In “Lana Del Rey and Alison Roman Flaunted White Women’s Privilege. But They’re Not Alone” [LA Times, May 22, 2020] she singled out the pair (Alison Roman is a celebrity chef) for “callous comments…about other female celebrities of color.” Ali then went full revolutionary:

(E)xpectations for how female colleagues deal with one another have been built on the belief that women generally behave better than men, and that we’re all part of the same gender underclass…What a lovely idea—if not racial discrimination, ambition, greed, socioeconomic disparity and everything else that’s part and parcel of a capitalist empire. And let’s not forget an American political machine that sees division as opportunity.

Lana Del Rey, to her credit, has pushed back against this petty sadism. Unfortunately, her method is the familiar “but-I’m-not-a-racist” protestation. About the Chemtrails over the Country Club cover photo brouhaha, she posted this message on Instagram:

In 11 years working I have always been extremely inclusive without even trying to. My best friends are rappers (and) my boyfriends have been rappers. My dearest friends have been from all over the place, so before you make comments again about a WOC/POC [women of color/people of color] issue, I’m not the one storming the capital [sic]. I’m literally changing the world by putting my life and thoughts and love out there on the table 24 seven. Respect it.

It’s too bad these critics don’t.

Cancel culture is real. Its enforcers, heavily female, have their knives out for Lana Del Rey because she hasn’t apologized for her exquisite Celtic whiteness. So her efforts to rebut her attackers have gone for naught.

Lana Del Rey’s overseers don’t have any government bureau (yet) to act on behalf of their whims, but they do have power. In 2018, activists associated with the Boycott, Divestment, Sanctions movement pressured her into dropping a scheduled concert in Israel [Lana Del Rey’s Israeli Concert Cancellation Inflames Boycott Fears, by Alex Ritman, Hollywood Reporter, September 11, 2018].

Del Rey and other public figures must watch their backs. Canadian poet-social justice activist El Jones explains how violators of race and gender protocol should be treated:

When we cancel somebody, we’re basically saying that a person has done something harmful and we want people to know about it and for them to face consequences for it.

[Lana Del Rey, Doja Cat and now Jimmy Fallon? ‘Cancel culture’ explained, CBC, May 28, 2020]

One hopes Lana Del Rey will ignore the contrived “controversies” surrounding her. Romance is filled with disappointment, loss and rage, but also with joy, grandeur and wisdom. Her great artistic gift is reconciling these emotions and creating something valuable. In other words, she does what real artists do.

Lana Del Rey deserves her large and loyal audience. Her talentless tormenters, consumed with rage over her “problematic” twin offenses of artistic genius and white beauty, deserve nothing of the sort. They need to get a life and respect her independence.

But of course, they won’t. That’s why Lana Del Rey needs our support—whether she appreciates it or not!

Carl Horowitz [Email him] is a veteran Washington, D.C. area writer on immigration and other issues.

(Republished from VDare by permission of author or representative)
 
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  1. Lana Del Rey, regarding Pop Music only, is probably ‘the best’ we have currently. Taylor Swift’s songs are catchy, too.
    But I prefer Aurora.

    • Agree: Barbarossa
    • Replies: @Barbarossa
  2. Much ado about – literally – nothing. Music has been composed by Bach, Mozart, Beethoven, Tchaikovsky, Händel, Verdi, Rachmaninov, Shostakovitch, Schubert, Weber, Wagner, Berlioz, Schumann, Brahms and the likes. Compared to their symphonies, operas, concertos , quatuors etc, each and every “music” and “musician” referred to in the article, disappears into sheer nothingness.

  3. Another piece cross-published from VDare. What’s with this?

    Lana Del Rey’s overseers don’t have any government bureau (yet) to act on behalf of their whims, but they do have power. In 2018, activists associated with the Boycott, Divestment, Sanctions movement pressured her into dropping a scheduled concert in Israel [citation]

    Seems force-fit. Does the author seriously foresee a “government bureau” that would further the BDS movement? Why does he apparently want his readers to associate that movement with Lana Del Ray’s

    talentless tormenters, consumed with rage over her “problematic” twin offenses of artistic genius and white beauty[?]

  4. @René Fries

    A Collection of Interesting, Important, and Controversial Perspectives Largely Excluded from the American Mainstream Media

    In this case, not.

    • Replies: @Che Guava
  5. @Greta Handel

    talentless tormenters, consumed with rage over her “problematic” twin offenses of artistic genius and white beauty[?]

    Maybe he’s getting them mived up with the BDSM movement.

  6. Wokechoke says:

    The song from Joker/Harley Quinn…

    yeah that’s a conservative song writer. Right.

  7. BuelahMan says:

    I have never listened to a song by her. Just saying she likes rap turns me off, since I despise rap (and have lived long enough to see its awful influence on our culture come to fruition).

    America is negro-fied and it is terrible.

  8. Quidnam says:

    >her exquisite Celtic whiteness

    I gather the author has not had occasion to see what Ms. “Del Rey” looks like now, as opposed to ten years ago. “The Wall” has rarely been more in evidence…

    • Troll: Meretricious
    • Replies: @RadicalCenter
  9. @René Fries

    you are an idiot–Schubert, eg, would love del Rey’s songs

    • Agree: AndrewR
    • Troll: Kim
    • Replies: @AndrewR
    , @Anonymous
  10. @BuelahMan

    my guess is Del Rey is like me: she hates most rap but she’s open-minded enough to recognize the talent of a Dean Blunt:

    • Replies: @loren
  11. Seekers says:

    The point is the Left’s censorship. I happen to like her music and intensely dislike the hard Left, steeped in envy and anti-whiteness. As to those snooty commenters who think that all popular music is mere “trash,” go jump in the lake. I’ve got no use for them. A great three-minute single is a magical experience. Too bad some people can’t see that.

    • Agree: Thirdtwin
    • Thanks: mark green, Joe Magarac
    • Troll: David Burberry
  12. anon[393] • Disclaimer says:

    This is very simple.

    1. LDR declines to perform in the shadow of Jewschwitz concentration camp for indigenous Semites.
    2. Izzie flying monkeys swarm LDR over glamorizing abuse.
    3. Izzie flying monkeys swarm LDR over putative racism.

    The Zionazis were determined to torpedo her career for something, anything. LDR’s only mistake was not keeping the Zionazis on the back foot with a full Roger Waters broadside.

    • Replies: @mark green
  13. Truth says:

    I took a look at about 20 seconds of each of those videos posted above;

    Does anyone with a “y” chromosome really listen to this shit?

  14. Legba says:

    I’ll have to give a hard pass on ‘supporting’ this coal-burner. Sleep with dogs, wake up with fleas and all that.

    • Agree: Kim
    • Replies: @Apollyon
  15. White women need to understand. They can never be accepted by the Left. Because THEY ARE WHITE!

    I never heard of Lana Del Rey.

    • Agree: Kim
  16. @WorkingClass

    you sound like you need a psychiatrist

    • Replies: @Kim
  17. Dghjjjjcf says:

    LDR is a filthy hole, nothing else.

  18. @Truth

    Nigga Pleez, if yo look’s fo cRap, go to World Star Hip Hop, dey gots mo nigga cRap than a bucket of KFC.

    • Replies: @Truth
  19. The Entertainment Industry is controlled by the usual cast and crew, no ((())) are necessary, we know who they are. Today any white gaining any amount of success must adhere to the Protocols of Zion and sacrifice themselves in a synagogue of Satan or die in the fires of hell. (((Fentanyl, Suicide, jobless, etc))).

    This is happening everywhere you turn, whites are either forced into interracial situations to prove they’re not racist or banished from having a career should they even hint about their whiteness.

    This is not going to end well, especially when the tides have turned.

    They will be major payback and no amount of law enforcement is going to stop the coming doom on those responsible.

    • Agree: Dr. Rock
  20. Dr. Rock says:
    @CelestiaQuesta

    You “get it” 100%!

    • Thanks: CelestiaQuesta
  21. Carl Horowitz (quoting Lana Del Rey): “My best friends are rappers (and) my boyfriends have been rappers. … I’m literally changing the world by putting my life and thoughts and love out there on the table 24 seven. Respect it. ”

    Lana’s changing the world by spreading her legs for “rappers”, and even makes vomit-inducing music videos proudly displaying her love for negroes. Respect it, all you cucks and Vdare civnats! A whore celebrated by a Horowitz!

    • Agree: David Burberry
    • LOL: Ghan-buri-Ghan
    • Replies: @V. K. Ovelund
    , @Seekers
  22. Truth says:
    @CelestiaQuesta

    LMAO! CQ, are you telling me you are into that Lilith Fair shit?

    I think I saw you at one of those anti-abortion rallies in Detroit last week.

    Hey man, I’ve read your rap lyrics also. This guy would make a good partner for you…

    • Replies: @Mike Tre
  23. Mike Tre says:
    @Truth

    Troof’s identity revealed:

  24. Whether you like LDR or not, she has become a symbol for the left to bash repeatedly and cancel. Her music isn’t bad; she did a decent job with ‘Doin’ Time’ (played ad nauseum in 2019 on what passes for rock radio now).

    Point being is I didn’t see/hear a lot of hate for the lovely Megan Thee Stallion – Cardi B. collab when that ‘WAP’ came out. But I guess lefturds like the twerkin and gyrating, among other things.

    I’d listen to Lana any day over that – but I’d really prefer Brad Nowell and Lou Dog.

  25. Mark G. says:

    This sort of thing is not unusual for talented and attractive white female musical artists. Taylor Swift used to be accused of being a closet Nazi and called “Taydolf Swiftler”. When she won a VMA award for a music video one time Kanye West actually went on stage and interrupted her acceptance speech and said Beyonce should have won it.

    More recently, Billie Eilish has been getting in trouble. When she won a Grammy for her song “Everything I Wanted”, there was criticism afterwards it wasn’t given to a black female rapper who was up for it also. Eilish seemed to be aware this was going to happen and apologized to the black female rapper during her acceptance speech and said she should have won it.

    Earlier she had gotten in trouble when she gently mocked black male rappers for lying and posturing: “There are tons of songs where people are just lying. There’s a lot of that in rap right now, from people that I know who rap. It’s like, ‘I got my AK-47, and I’m f****n’,’ and I’m like, what? You don’t have a gun. ‘And all my b****s…’ I’m like, which b*****s? That’s posturing, and that’s not what I’m doing.”

    She also got in trouble one time and called a racist when an old TikTok video of her as a 12-year-old surfaced where she used a derogatory term for Chinese people. Then it came out that she was just singing along to a song by a popular black male rapper and she was just singing along while he used it.

    Recently, Kanye West demanded that Eilish apologize after she stopped a show to help a fan in distress where Eilish said: “We’re taking care of our people. I wait for people to be OK until I keep going.” West thought that was a reference to the black rapper Travis Scott not stopping a show of his where ten people died.

  26. @Quidnam

    Given what I look like compared to ten years ago, I’m not in a position to mock her for losing some of her looks ;0). That’s life for most of us.

    • Agree: V. K. Ovelund
    • Replies: @eah
  27. “I have always been extremely inclusive without even trying to. My best friends are rappers my boyfriends have been rappers. … I’m not the one storming the capital, I’m literally changing the world by putting my life and thoughts and love out there … “

    The author is desperate, desperate to find a white unwoke celebrity. But Lana Del Rey doesn’t qualify. She gives it away in her words cited above. Inclusive. Her best friends and boyfriends are rappers. She’s “literally” changing the world, putting her life and thoughts and love out where her fans can buy them, bravely defying the white supremacist patriarchy.

    If she continues to be criticized for not being woke enough, it’s only a matter of time before she’s leading a rally next to the usual gang (Barbra Streisand, Mark Ruffalo, Rob Reiner et al).

    • Replies: @Escher
  28. @Seekers

    A great three-minute single is a magical experience.

    Not often magical, but occasionally. More frequently enjoyable or satisfying. Credit where due and that.

    Somehow, though, I don’t think Bach, Mozart, Beethoven, Tchaikovsky, Händel, Verdi, Rachmaninov, Shostakovitch, Schubert, Weber, Wagner, Berlioz, Schumann, and Brahms would be widely played and appreciated today for having written a three-minute piece of music, or even a dozen of them.

    • Replies: @Odyssey
    , @James J. O'Meara
  29. Lurker says:

    “Award-winning multimedia storyteller” Melany Rochester

    A very cursory internet search yields little evidence of these ‘awards’ or of her storytelling.

    2018: Won Best Short Documentary at the DCSFF (District Cinema Student Film Festival)

    2019: She was nominated for a Visions Award at the American University – didn’t win.

    That’s the D.C. area cultural landscape totally covered. Take that Lana!

  30. @Dr. Robert Morgan

    Horowitz, the article’s Jewish author, behaves as one wishes other Jews would behave, but this isn’t good enough for you, is it? It only prompts you to intensify your insults.

    What do you want from the man? He is who he is. If his being reasonable, decent and fair does not satisfy you, then what would?

    • Replies: @Passing By
  31. V. K. Ovelund: “What do you want from the man? He is who he is. If his being reasonable, decent and fair does not satisfy you, then what would?”

    Defending a race-mixing whore who is holding up her behavior as an ideal other white girls should follow is reasonable, decent, and fair? I suppose if you are a Jew or a white fool it must seem so. To Horowitz and his tribe, she’s a good shiksa.

    • Replies: @Lockean Proviso
  32. Kim says:
    @Meretricious

    Standard yid mental illness “are you off your meds” comment.

    Nothing genuine to contribute. Parasitic and destructive even in a comments section.

  33. Jackson2 says:

    That Huffington Post photo is very appropriate.

  34. JimDandy says:

    After graduating from prestigious private Kent School, she spent a year on Long Island and then enrolled in Fordham University, majored in philosophy…

    But she writes a public declaration that she didn’t storm the capital? Whatever, I’d still bang her.

    • Replies: @Seekers
  35. @Mark G.

    You really love them mudsharks huh? Quite a lot of info on jew owned shiksa coal burners you wrote for us…

    • Agree: profnasty
  36. W says:
    @Greta Handel

    He wants us to associate BDS with petty hateful miscreants, that was probably the whole point of the article.

    Lana Del Rey’s overseers don’t have any government bureau (yet) to act on behalf of their whims, but they do have power. In 2018, activists associated with the Boycott, Divestment, Sanctions movement pressured her into dropping a scheduled concert in Israel [Lana Del Rey’s Israeli Concert Cancellation Inflames Boycott Fears, by Alex Ritman, Hollywood Reporter, September 11, 2018

  37. @Mark G.

    Ridiculous – Kanye West (among others) who THINK they have talent and the world at the feet …then to say things like that.

    As for the Travis Scott tragedy, very sad and he never stopped his show. Never checked on his fans in the audience. Billie Eilish stopped performing, made sure someone was okay, showed humanity. And Kanye has to bash it? Wow, just wow.

    • Agree: Mark G.
    • Replies: @Kim
  38. @Greta Handel

    That paragraph by Horowitz about BDS is more than out of place; it is an inversion of reality.

    I’ve lost count, but I believe close to 40 out of 50 US states currently have laws on the books prohibiting the state from doing business with “persons” who refuse to sign addendums stating that they oppose BDS. “Persons” includes individuals wanting to teach in public schools. And yet the author implies that it is the no bodies in the BDS movement who have the power to twist the singer’s arm. WTF?

    For what it is worth, I oppose BDS because I am a law abiding citizen. Is that clear? Okay, good.

    This article strikes me as an attempt by a Zionist propagandist to posture against counter-culture while simultaneously accomplishing two things: 1) obscure the fact that Zionism is the main force behind counter culture; and 2) falsely accuse anti-Zionists of being its main promoters.

    Crying out in pain as usual.

    To be sure, articles about pop culture are generally aimed at low info audiences. So the folks at Vdare who would find this fare appetizing are probably not the most savvy. The article’s approach is akin to trying to feed a dog medicine by wrapping it in bacon. The bacon is the “pro white” message, but the medicine is the Zionism.

    Let’s understand a basic fact – Zionism is Jewish nationalism; but Jews are a nomad race that have always resided as a minority in the lands of gentiles, with the relatively recent exception of occupied Palestine. Consequently, Jewish nationalism outside of Israel tends to manifest as subversive leftism, because the best strategy for maintaining menorahty dominance is to divide and conquer the non-menorahty population.

    But Leftism is a form of subversion that justifies itself by appeal to the rights of the underdog. Jews are neither the underdog in the West nor in occupied Palestine. So, Jews have been employing a subversion approach that if taken to its logical conclusion works against them.

    Articles like this one and outlets like the Daily Wire, Dave Rubin, etc., amount to attempts at Zionist irrigation – they seek to catch the runoff of those who are sick of woke leftism and direct those frustrations in a direction that will create new allies for their movement. But in neither case do they genuinely believe in what they are saying: they don’t actually believe in leftism or gentile nationalism. These are con games to get gentiles to serve their agenda.

    • Thanks: W
  39. I’m not familiar with her music, but I’m sure it’s crap. And if she’s a coal-burner, she should face her fate on the Day of the Rope. The US is collapsing. It won’t be long now.

  40. eah says:
    @RadicalCenter

    It’s not just a matter of ‘losing some of her looks’, i.e. normal signs of aging, which is something we all experience — it’s more letting oneself go, in far too many cases making little or no effort to keep extra pounds off (link), maintain fitness and muscle tone, or even to dress decently when out in public — I mean look at the ‘before’ and ‘after’ fotos — there is no way that is just ‘losing some of her looks’; it is a kind of slovenliness you see in far too many white women today.

    Along with victimhood, a harmful kind of tolerance culture has developed in the West, where tolerance is more an absence of standards than a standard or value itself — obesity and slovenliness are, in part, products of this.

    • Agree: V. K. Ovelund
    • Replies: @Thirdtwin
    , @Truth
    , @Harry Pitts
  41. Ghali says:

    Lana del Rey does not need the dirty “support” of Horowitz and his Fascistic/Zionist ilk.

  42. @René Fries

    Dude this is wrong mentality. Just because they were far earlier they were better? A recent comment someone made that irked me was how Stanley Kubrick does not belong in the same league as Mozart, Bach, Shakespeare, Neitszhe or Einstein. Why? Because film is a recent medium? Kubrick’s 2001 A Space Odyssey is the greatest piece of art made by humanity. If we make first contact that movie would be shown to the aliens as an example of the greatness that mankind can reach. Time will keep passing. I agree that the majority of films and music sucks today and I myself am a massive fan of Mozart, but Del Rey, in her way of expressing creativity is also good and hopefully 400 years from now her music will be remembered just as we remember the great European masters like Beethoven and Mozart. I

    • Replies: @Derer
  43. На вкус и цвет товарищей нет. Yawn.

    • Replies: @The Alarmist
  44. @CelestiaQuesta

    This is why i have mentioned in the past a new Hollywood style system of movie making should emerge in middle America. They have the infrastructure and talent. Westerns and Science Fiction would be awesome if made in those regions. Lots of local employment. A lot of WASP men have left Hollywood in the past 20 years, almost like a migration.

  45. @V. K. Ovelund

    The author behaves exactly as Jews behave and that is exactly the behaviour that has led to the current situation. If you find that kind of behaviour desirable then you shouldn’t have any objection to the current situation.

    • Replies: @V. K. Ovelund
  46. @Truth

    Actually yes. I met one such guy during a contract in Paris. The typical French leftist kind of guy, ticking absolutely all the boxes of the politically correct white, except that he wasn’t gay. He also liked Woody Allen and read 5o shades of grey. He was a nice fellow and a good programmer. Btw, the contract was on a defence project. Go figure. There are odd things in life.

  47. AndrewR says:
    @Meretricious

    René is a pretentious clown who thinks that he’s better and smarter than normies because he doesn’t listen to any music written within the last century. Music always is evolving, as every single composer he mentioned knew full well.

  48. AndrewR says:
    @Greta Handel

    BDS is, in my present recollection, the only good thing about the left today, now that they’ve made white genocide their foundational value. And even BDS is right for the wrong reasons: they frame their opposition to Israel as an opposition to “white supremacist colonialism,” as if actual pro-white people support Israel. But I see BDS as doing good for the world, not so much as doing bad done to whites.

  49. AndrewR says:
    @BuelahMan

    Rock and arguably jazz did plenty of damage too.

    Rap is like anything else: some is toxic, some is wholesome, some is both and some is neither. I enjoy a lot of rap but I do so as an adult with full consciousness of the potential harm it can do. It’s all but impossible to keep kids from listening to it but as adults we can help them think critically about it.

    • Replies: @BuelahMan
  50. @Mark G.

    Why can’t people just be what they are, whites white and blacks black? Of course you don’t expect a black rapper to stop if people are getting killed but to get energised and turn it up some more. Did you watch those black migrants dying at that fence on the border of one of the Spanish enclaves in Morocco? Nobody stopped, the survivors just ran over the dying, laughing and cheering and waving V signs ecstatic that they made it through. No remorse, no feelings, each out for themselves. If anyone died it’s the fault of those putting up the fence not those pushing others off.

  51. A self loathing White mud shark is being attacked by fellow self loathing Whites and racist minorities.

    Who cares? How is this even an article on unz?

    • Agree: Emslander, TKK, acementhead
  52. @CelestiaQuesta

    Yeah no one is forced into the jew controlled entertainment industry. They volunteer for it because they value fame and fortune over morality and principles.

  53. @Seekers

    Yeah you like a talentless mudshark. No one cares.

    • Replies: @Seekers
  54. Lana Del Ray (a.k.a, Elizabeth Grant) deserves to be canceled and deplatformed by the Jews and their sycophants who control the entertainment mass media. She has done plenty to deracinate and indoctrinate young and impressionable white females to emulate the nonstop miscegenation propaganda emanating from the kosher mass media corporations.
    I haven’t heard a single note of her “music”, and I didn’t bother to sample any of the videos that the Jew Horowitz so dutifully supplied with his duplicitous essay. A Jew complaining about miscegenation among whites is just about as disingenuous as you can get: Dr. William Pierce frequently warned about the Jewish tacit of pretending to be on both sides of an issue in order to allay suspicions about their collective ethnic activist agenda. Dr. Kevin Macdonald, author of the Culture of Critique, makes a very similar argument when he points out that Jewish ideologues from the Left will often employ non-Jewish fellow travelers to front prominent positions within leftist movements and organizations in order to deflect charges of ethnic activism in advancing certain pernicious political ideologies( e.g., psychoanalysis).

    https://www.thriftbooks.com/w/the-culture-of-critique-an-evolutionary-analysis-of-jewish-involvement-in-twentieth-century-intellectual-and-political-movements_kevin-b-macdonald/348740/#edition=3150175&idiq=10682426

    They do this with gun control, Immigration, CRT and a hundred other hot button issues, that elict a visceral repulsion and opposition from white Americans and Europeans.
    And even if Horowitz is sincere , he is totally insignificant when compared to the collective political and “cultural” influence of the Jews in destroying Western civilization and psychologically disabling whites from defending themselves from this genocidal campaign coming from the Jewish minority. There are no good Jews, just as there are no good blacks or Hispanics when taken into account collectively and the negative impact those groups have on society writ large. The individuals among the aforementioned groups who oppose the ideologies and policies that are currently responsible for the destruction of the West, while acknowledged, are irrelevant, as the only political solution for people of European descent is to identify the categories of people who negatively impact their cultural and physical(i.e., genetic) integrity and development , and then to deal with those groups categorically.

    Majority white nations must remain majority, if not exclusively, white European in demographic composition. Good fences( and well demarcated and defended borders) always make good neighbors.

    American Freedom Party

    Amfreeparty.org

    http://occidentaldissent.com/2010/05/15/the-fate-of-northernkind-by-charles-carroll-repost/
    https://minorityhealth.hhs.gov/omh/browse.aspx?lvl=4&lvlid=66#:~:text=Hispanic%20Americans%20accounted%20for%20almost,as%20compared%20to%20white%20females.



    Video Link
    https://www.unz.com/proberts/criminals-with-badges-how-the-police-create-crimes/

    • Agree: David Burberry
    • Thanks: W
  55. Anonymous[156] • Disclaimer says:
    @Meretricious

    . . . you are an idiot . . .

    Oy vey, and you’re so shmart you can’t help revealing your identity with that signature paranoid grandiosity. Oy vey.

    • Thanks: Meretricious
  56. profnasty says:

    Tune in, turn on,drop out.

    Burn the coal
    Pay the toll.

  57. @Passing By

    The author behaves exactly as Jews behave and that is exactly the behaviour that has led to the current situation. If you find that kind of behaviour desirable then you shouldn’t have any objection to the current situation.

    Yes, I get it, or believe that I do, but since I do not envision a future sans Jews (we’ve had them since antiquity; they’re not going away), I must leave Jews an avenue of escape from my anti-Semitic wrath. Applying pressure against Jews and exacting consequences when necessary is one thing, but cornering someone one has no intent to kill is usually unwise.

    So, yes, I grasp Mike Peinovich’s concept of the “kosher sandwich,” yet as far as I know, since making unmeetable demands is not my style, Horowitz is indeed giving me what I ask.

    P.S. I am not, of course, important enough that many need to fear my wrath, and am not an especially wrathful person in any case, but you take my point. I seek an accommodation for all concerned and am willing to apply escalating pressure until I get it. Perhaps you seek something else.

    • Replies: @Che Guava
    , @Passing By
  58. geokat62 says:
    @BuelahMan

    America is negro-fied and it is terrible.

    America is Zionized that’s why it’s been negro-fied… and it is terrible.

    • Agree: BuelahMan
  59. Emslander says:

    Her talentless tormenters, consumed with rage over her “problematic” twin offenses of artistic genius and white beauty, deserve nothing of the sort.

    As someone who embraces Germanic white superiority and its attendant supremacist attitudes, the talent and the beauty both evade my normally acute sensors of such qualities.

    In a day not long past, talent and beauty spoke for themselves. She may be protesting a bit too much.

  60. Thirdtwin says:
    @eah

    There is a class of white women who get fat, or maintain fatness, to be attractive to black men.

  61. Truth says:
    @eah

    Can you guys really not see a 16-y/o boy on the left there?

    Are old white Fuqqerz blind or what?

    • Agree: profnasty
  62. Che Guava says:
    @Verymuchalive

    I agree. Who cares? I haven’t heard one song I know to be hers, statistically it’s unlikely I haven’t, but if so, it was just part of the general boredom.

    Julee Cruise killed herself last month, I was never sure how much she was a great singer or just a high-pitched voice with great pacing, enunciation, reverb, and interesting songs, but the best of it sure was worth repeated listening.

    • Replies: @Irish Savant
  63. Che Guava says:
    @V. K. Ovelund

    I would expect ‘kosher sandwich’ to mean an ugly act in ugly hard-core porn, and I may well be correct.

    • Replies: @V. K. Ovelund
  64. TKK says:

    This is the news item that should grab your attention and dictate your plans. My question: What were these lawless, disgusting terrorist blacks going to do when they found this 80 year old woman?

    Proceed accordingly.

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-10992759/Emmett-Till-protesters-storm-senior-facility-searching-woman-accused-setting-lynch-mob-him.html

  65. Rich says:

    “Racist” means White. It has no other meaning. Listen to all the “rap” you want, riot for blm, get a tattoo of Bishop Tutu on your butt, if you’re White, you’re a “racist”. Who cares? It’s just a word.

    • Agree: TKK
  66. I guess its a slow news day with this on UNZ?

  67. I can’t believe I spent 10 minutes reading about someone I’ve never heard of. I noticed she dates rappers. Sad girl

    • Replies: @Che Guava
  68. Carl Horowitz writes about the White (Christian) plight while his Tribe fucks over HIS (Historical American Nation) … how cruel is the irony!

  69. Kim says:
    @Bel Darrow

    You know too much about niggers and mudsharks.

    • Replies: @Truth
  70. Rurik says:
    @WorkingClass

    White women need to understand. They can never be accepted by the Left. Because THEY ARE WHITE!

    That’s just not true.

    Some of them, (worn out slags and assorted talent-less skanks, like Heidi Klum for instance) can resurrect dead careers and be heralded as great celebrities and icons of wokeness by the Jewish media, if they’re willing to serve the interests of the tribe, and set a kosher example to little Christian girls.

    I never heard of Lana Del Rey.

    I heard of her over the BDS flap. I thought what a courageous young woman, to take on the beast, with the power to crush music (and just about every other) career.

    As for the mudfish thing, I did a search of Lana Del Rey + boyfriend, and they all look white to me.

    I suppose she did a video with a black rapper (including mulato children) in order to salvage what she could of her career.

    But I would say it’s safe to say, if she continues to actually date white men, then even if she repudiates her BDS “offenses”, and makes videos with dozens of black men, they’ll still find a way to crush her career. White women can flourish under ((wokeness)), but only under very strict conditions.

  71. Cking says:

    The alienation and ostracization of one or a few, is meant to teach others, ‘that they may be brought up right’, is Bolshevism in our midst. There was a time when, while in Hollywood, Clint Eastwood was told ‘people just don’t like you; you should leave.’

    What we see is straight up ethnic competition, covered up and driven by the ‘special’ people, vetted and preferred whites. Bolshevik trained, cultural-critic-intelligentsia are pivotal to the regime and the revolution being played out before us everyday. The abuse and cruelty of the ‘Artist community’, particularly for it’s access to MSM’s power, is unmatched. It’s always been that way. Luckily, for Lana, though it is injurious, most people don’t have the time or interest to read this smear job/campaign.

  72. possumman says:

    Music for eating disordered 14 year old girls to cut themselves by–

    • Agree: Staudegger, Irish Savant
    • LOL: Truth, acementhead
  73. Che Guava says:
    @Pianoman007

    If you can’t believe it, why did you? A really stupid comment in response to a really stupid article.

    The dog days and nth. hemisphere stupid season is very close.

    R.I.P. Julee Cruise.

  74. GMC says:

    Hey , say what ever you want – America was a Great place – Without the Federal Government.

  75. This is the thanks she gets for making degenerate anti-White music.

    It is becoming harder and harder for these types of “artists” (lol) to work in an anti-White system where the definition of “racist” increasingly just means White person. Pretty soon it’s going to become easier for Whites to win by being open racists than grovelling “anti-racists.”

    • Agree: Emslander
    • Replies: @Seekers
  76. Mac_ says:

    ‘ too good or too white’, neither and false choice. The misery type supposed music is death culture, drain energy. Don’t need more slop misery or feminizing con. Continuing distraction so people don’t use their energy as needs to be. The fake ‘together-y’ con was backward psyop for more division. Also the con of word chemtrails on whatever album attempting use as if casual ref or otherwise fake signaling is mockng either way. Either be serious or nothing. Further not attractive. People are blind by photoshop or over long hair or lighting fakery. dead eyes. chin implant. fake fish mouth. grease paint. Distraction to misdirect focus on plastic box media instead of on our own future. Waste of time and energy already short.

  77. Goddard says:

    America is going to have a black-identifying mulatto elite that is going to try to lord it over the remaining pure whites. The struggle here is a preliminary to that big battle.

    • Replies: @Meretricious
    , @acementhead
  78. Boll says:

    LDR is rather a singer/songwriter than a personality product like Rihanna or Beyonce. Her songs aren‘t as good as they used to be. She was never as big as Gaga/Rh/By/Perry and she just seems to lack the will to model herself in a way that keeps the public interested.

  79. Dually says:

    Reviews of one-beat white-ho music on VDare and Stormer? Anti-“white boy” diatribes by E. Michael Jones on Culture Wars? Methinks there’s another demoralization operation afoot. The only question is: Who is paying these phoneys to demoralize the “right”?

    • Thanks: Truth
  80. profnasty says:

    Pretty sure the Del Rey is a whore house in Costa Rica.

    • Replies: @Rurik
  81. CSFurious says:

    I have no clue who this person is, i.e., I have checked out of modern American pop culture.

  82. AKINDLE says:

    “My best friends are rappers. My boyfriends have been rappers.” Boy, what a proud mudshark, and now just a used up one. I wonder how many other White girls she brought into the fold. Glad I have never heard of her or listened to her music.

    • Replies: @Rurik
    , @Truth
  83. @Passing By

    объясните их тогда…

    • Replies: @Passing By
  84. She seems like a complete arty-farty pain in the ass coal burner. Good to see her squirm.

  85. Rurik says:
    @profnasty

    In San Jose

    I made the mistake of staying there, (it’s marketed as a hotel) only to find half-drunk American men pumped up on viagra with throngs of (mostly) scary looking Costa Rican girls fighting for their attention.

    Stay away. Costa Rica is a beautiful place, sans the Yankees and their ‘tourist traps’.

    Pura Vida!

    • Replies: @profnasty
  86. Lana Del Rey’s net worth, earned over her 11 year singing career is (according to Google) \$30 million. So she can keep singing as long as she wants and never worry about money or “cancellation”. Let the racist black haters, snowflakes, and assorted super-losers rail to their hearts content. “Haters gonna hate”.

    Someone once said, “If your friends treat you badly, get new friends.”

    I’m an old, white, rich, old-school boomer hippie, totally immune to the culture war noise and nonsense, and without apology … ever… and … ***I EMBRACE AND CELEBRATE MY PRIVILEGE***.

    Life is for loving and being loved.

    • Replies: @Meretricious
  87. anon[270] • Disclaimer says:

    You know – Right? that 95% of these white supremacists here vilifying Del Ray for jungle fever are actually Jew supremacists pissed off because she BDSed them, and they’re LARPing as cartoon racists. They think you give a shit who she fucks. Strictly speaking, these Zionazis think you’re their livestock, and you have no thoughts at all but what they give you.

  88. Rurik says:
    @AKINDLE

    how many other White girls she brought into the fold.

    that of course is the point

    But why is it white men or women allow themselves to be shoved out of the executive levels of the music industry?

    It seems like it really kicked in, in the 80s. The Seventies music was sublime, and then all in the sudden there was (((MTV))), and the 80s, with androgynous looking Big Hair bands, (Poison, Motley Crew, many others)

    or, the more traditional sounding rock bands were all headed by Jews

    Van Halen

    Def Leopard

    Black Crows

    Aerosmith

    Dire Straits

    Kiss

    Twisted Sister

    Rush

    The Bangles

    etc…

    or had a significant band member with Jewish roots

    Metallica

    Guns and Roses

    Or were fags

    Queen (if talented)

    Judas Priest

    Tears For Fears

    REM

    B-52’s

    Depeche Mode

    etc..

    Or, had sold out to wokeness

    U2

    Bon Jovi

    Sting

    and so forth..

    There were a couple of bands that got air time, by sheer talent, AC/DC, Whitesnake, etc..

    But mostly, the creative genius of the Seventies was replace by fags or Jewish led bands or straight men who wore makeup and dressed like fags, in order to please the Jewish music executives and be ‘rock stars’

    Hey Axl Rose, you don’t have to pose like a fag

    Your guitar player’s a Jew. You’re humiliating yourself for no reason

    • Replies: @Dually
    , @Passing By
    , @gsjackson
  89. loren says:
    @Meretricious

    she is controlled.

    see vigilant citizen.com

    its the higher ups who decide what her mini movies will be like, imo.

    from los angeles, L

  90. @Jeff Davis

    Bottom line: Del Rey may have fucked a few Negroes but she would NEVER bring a mulatto into the world

  91. Escher says:
    @Etruscan Film Star

    She’s (unw)rapped her true feelings here.
    Trying desperately to belong to a movement that rejects her for her race and looks.

  92. @Goddard

    mulatto elite? LOL like the dumb Malia and Barry Obama?

  93. @Rurik

    god, that guy looks like King Kong

    • Replies: @Odyssey
  94. @Meretricious

    Are you taking us to the pro-life and pro-abortion debate ?

    • Replies: @Meretricious
  95. Dually says:
    @Rurik

    Tears For Fears = Queers for Years

    You’re spot-on, but you must realize the music executive’s business model of dumbed down, no talent, non-competitive “product”. Their shareholders want predictable revenue as expected, no surprises – and they won’t be happy with anything less. This has been the bottom-line on why music has sucked since the at least the 1970s.

    • Replies: @Meretricious
    , @Rurik
  96. @Che Guava

    Coincidentally they played a B52 song as she began her departure from this life.

    • Replies: @Che Guava
  97. @Rurik

    Sweet Jesus but that thing on the left….. Who are they?

    • Replies: @Rurik
    , @Bardon Kaldlan
  98. Truth says:
    @Kim

    Well, I mean, judging by your comment history, you do spend half your life thinking about them, so what’s the difference?

  99. Harry Pitts says: • Website
    @eah

    Mr. eah, women are phony…just take away their make, hair removal equipment and potions, hair care products, etc. and you don’t recognize them. If you put enough make up on a pig it will be pretty but it’s still a pig. But you are right that she did let herself go. Beauty is very rare.

  100. @V. K. Ovelund

    I definitely would look forward to a future without Jewish lectures and philippics.

  101. Truth says:
    @AKINDLE

    Boy, what a proud mudshark,

    (Geez, where have you been?)

  102. Truth says:
    @Meretricious

    He isn’t capable of that, so you’re safe.

  103. @Rurik

    I don’t know about the others but I’m quite positive that the Tears For Fears duo, Orzabal and Smith aren’t fags.

    • Replies: @Rurik
  104. @The Alarmist

    I can’t b/c I have no idea who they are.

  105. Seekers says:
    @JimDandy

    I agree entirely.

    • Agree: JimDandy
  106. Seekers says:
    @David Burberry

    Who cares what you think — that is, if you think at all rather than merely emote?

  107. @Dually

    music is still strong–you just don’t know where the good stuff is (it ain’t among the incompetent Negroes)

    check this out

  108. Seekers says:
    @Staudegger

    Her music is not in any way “anti-white.” Only a tin-eared loon could conclude otherwise.

    • Agree: Meretricious
    • LOL: Truth
  109. Rurik says:
    @Dually

    Thanks,

    Their shareholders want predictable revenue as expected, no surprises – and they won’t be happy with anything less.

    But I don’t agree with this.

    The music of the Seventies was wildly commercially successful. Forcing the American public to listen to REM and Tears for Fears or the cacophonous Judas Priest or the contrived Police or the adolescent Twisted Sister or the has-been Rush, (they started out good actually), or banal Flock of Seagulls, etc.. must have been a huge dearth to the bottom line. (I don’t really follow it, so I don’t know the numbers)

    Compared with the 70s, it was trash. I don’t know how many here are old enough (or young enough) to have basked in the glorious cultural phenomena that was the Seventies, (and I DON”T mean the TV show), but we were all truly blessed.

    And the music industry made money hands over fist.

  110. Rurik says:
    @Passing By

    I don’t know about the others but I’m quite positive that the Tears For Fears duo, Orzabal and Smith aren’t fags.

    well, even if they do take photos like this together, that wasn’t my reason for saying they’re fags

    rather it’s their ‘music’

    I have an antenna, that tweaks when I’m listening to the radio, and I find myself heading for the tuning knob, saying under my breath ‘fags’, as I hit the button for another station.

    Some bands, like T4F, or REM, (I don’t know if they smoke each other’s poles or not), they just have that sound.

    Lots of eighties bands do.

    Or the ‘look’, like The Cure, or Depeche Mode, or REM (again), and so many others.

    And I’m not even saying that being a fag means you can’t make good music. Freddy Mercury had more balls to the chin than Yogy Berra, but he still made great music. Ditto Elton John and quite a few others. But when I listen to Queen, I don’t bolt for the tuning knob cursing ‘fags’ under my breath. I do with Tears for Fears.

    You can put it down to personal taste. I just don’t care for whiny sounding, overly sensitive bleating in my musical tastes.

    • Replies: @Pontius
  111. @Goddard

    “America is going to have a black-identifying mulatto elite that is going to try to lord it over the remaining pure whites.”

    As usual New Zealand leads the world(and I don’t mean that in a good way) we already have that. Been in production for years and finally achieved through the perfidy of one of them, Winstone Peters, who put the lunatic left into government almost five years ago.

    • Replies: @Meretricious
  112. America is a strange place.

    Blacks kick white ass, but whites want to wash black feet.

    Jews replace whites, but whites worship Jews and defend Israel’s right to be Jewish.

    Homos desecrate churches with filth, but whites celebrate homosexuality.

    Whummy whucks are the most pathetic people that ever lived.

    • Replies: @Truth
  113. @acementhead

    mulattos are dumb, which is why they are referred to as the “affirmative action class” in US

  114. Rurik says:
    @Irish Savant

    IDK

    I just looked for a photo to make my point

  115. @Greta Handel

    Unsure if you’re joking and how… Unz and VDare cross-publish each other every day for at least the three years I’ve been reading them, and not just Sailer or Derb

    Incidentally this is why it was funny last year when Rod Dreher pretended he didn’t know what VDare or Unz were after posting a “good piece” by “Derb” (his words) that was from VDare by way of Unz

    View post on imgur.com

  116. activists associated with the Boycott, Divestment, Sanctions movement pressured her into dropping a scheduled concert in Israel

    Elementary common decency. This Horowitz person must be a Zionist, i.e. an advocate of mass theft and genocide.

  117. I’m not really interested in discussing Lana Del Rey. I hope I’m not alone in this preference.

    • Replies: @Meretricious
  118. @Intelligent Dasein

    what do you prefer discussing–the genius of the Obama family?

    • Replies: @Truth
  119. Truth says:
    @Meretricious

    Well, if those are the only two choices…

    • LOL: Meretricious
  120. Seekers says:
    @Dr. Robert Morgan

    The point in the piece by Horowitz was that no matter how much Del Rey professes support for black recording artists as a means of winning favor with the Left, she forever will be on their hit list. All that ass-kissing for nothing.

    Where did you get your medical training, by the way? Guadalajara?

  121. Seekers: “All that ass-kissing for nothing.”

    That sums up your behavior as well, cuck. By excusing her promotion of race mixing and negro degeneracy, you reveal yourself for the weak little fool that you are. You’re kissing her ass for nothing while she shits all over you.

    Seekers: “Where did you get your medical training, by the way? Guadalajara? ”

    And what are you seeking, Seekers? Brains? LOL, keep looking.

  122. Odyssey says:
    @Rurik

    I think I’m going to vomit!

  123. Definitely too white for the market now, but not really all that good either. Kind of too heavy on blasphemous/double dog downer trippy spoilt whore meme, don’t ya think?

  124. I don’t think she fux niggets. All her boyfriends that I can find,and that may not be all of ’em,of course,but the ones I see are white. They may be freaky,but they’re still white. Will she have a Celtic baby with Jack Donoghue?

    BTW,Elon says he is doing his part to fight the falling birthrate by having nine kids. Isn’t his logic off,because he used FOUR women to make those kids. Let him have nine with one woman and I’ll sing his praises.😮😮

  125. Lana Del Ray is the best that American culture has to offer? I don’t think so. She’s a whore who sold her soul for money and fame and was willing to mock and demoralize her tribe.

    I have no idea why you’d expect readers of this website to white knight for someone who wouldn’t associate with or approve of them. Go peddle your bullshit at People or Teen Vogue.

    • Disagree: Meretricious
  126. Derer says:
    @RJ Macready

    400 years from now her music will be remembered just as we remember the great European masters like Beethoven and Mozart. I

    Are you insane?

    • Replies: @Passing By
  127. Odyssey says:
    @Meretricious

    Nop, wrong movie. It’s the crew from Rosemary’s Baby.

    • LOL: Meretricious
  128. @Dr. Robert Morgan

    He led with the miscegenation propaganda cite not to praise it, but to point out the futility of it in staving off the woke jackals. The primary takeaway is that the woke left is virulently anti-white regardless of how much a performer has caved before. One iota of questioning by a white and the Luciferian spite is unleashed.

    Regardless of how much one disagrees with her miscegenation propaganda or personal lifestyle choices, she is objectively more talented, intelligent, and attractive than the usual dregs and dross in modern pop music.

  129. @Charles Martel France

    I’ll see your Enya and raise you 2 Kate Bush’s!

    Babooshka.

    Lana Del Ray cannot hold a candle to her.

  130. @Derer

    I wish he were but I am afraid that he isn’t. He is the result of the effort by the TPTB since WWII to confuse the masses.
    That said, when one looks at it more rationally, odds are that Lana Del Rey won’t be famous in 400 years. Rather, some Lana Del Ray ersatz will strike the same chords as she does today, without even knowing it, just singing from the bottom of her heart and people relating to it at the moment. That’s what popular music is all about. You can listen to the same pieces by Bach, Beethoven, Brahms, Rachmaninov – add whomever is more your kind to the list – today and again tomorrow and again in a year and again in ten years, because they appeal to the soul. You can’t listen to pop music in the same way because it triggers hormones.

  131. Che Guava says:
    @Irish Savant

    Who do you mean by ‘they’? Context? Srs. q’ns.

    I listened to a couple of her B-52s guest spots, alright but nothing really special.

    • Replies: @Irish Savant
  132. BuelahMan says:
    @AndrewR

    At least rock had music and real singing (even rock has been judafied), while rap has guttural drumming and talking with an autotune.

    Even a basic comparison of lyrics shows a vast difference between damage caused. The difference is astounding.

    Show me rock music that uses the types of lyrics rap uses. I’ve never heard it.

    I had one moron claim that “Hot for Teacher” was as bad with lyrics as any rap song. As bad as that song may be, the lyrics are innuendo and hints while rap songs are blatant.

    There really is no comparison between the two when it comes to negative influences on our population.

    • Replies: @Meretricious
    , @Mike Tre
  133. @BuelahMan

    Lennon/McCartney were the greatest popular composers of the 20th century, more talented than Frank Loesser, George Gershwin, and Cole Porter. And there were other so-called rock genius songwriters: eg, Walter Becker/Donald Fagen; Brian Wilson; Neil Young; Ray Davies; Randy Newman; Harry Nilsson; Kate Bush; Lou Reed/John Cale

  134. @Spender_CGB

    Kate is a unique and interesting personality with her own style in music and art. I like her and her work a lot.

  135. Lockean Proviso: “Regardless of how much one disagrees with her miscegenation propaganda or personal lifestyle choices, she is objectively more talented, intelligent, and attractive than the usual dregs and dross in modern pop music. ”

    Objectively? LOL. Her appeal is entirely subjective.

    Talented? There are lots of other singers in her genre that are just as talented. German singer Laura Carbone, for instance. Very similar, but without the negro element.

    Intelligent? For fuck’s sake, she likes rap! How intelligent is that?

    Attractive? She’s turned into a ham planet. If she gets any fatter, you cucks are going to begin orbiting her.

  136. Pontius says:
    @Rurik

    Their music had too many of the famous 80’s “yelps”. Duran Duran made a living from it. The “New Romantics” were just coming out when I was hitting my teens and it sounded awfully queer to anyone who could remember 70s music, or the brief reign of British heavy metal in the early 80s.

    As for Lana, I liked a few of her songs that I listened to, but the entire package is so obviously constructed you can’t take it too seriously IMO. She is hated because she wrote some songs about being confused or sad or desperately in love with the wrong guy instead of grrrrl power shit about how she don’t need no man.

    • Agree: Rurik
  137. @Che Guava

    A few other readers probably have the same question, so to answer it here seems worthwhile.

    I would expect ‘kosher sandwich’ to mean …

    Mike Peinovich and Eric Striker call the kosher sandwich the tactic, or perceived tactic, by which one Jew assumes leadership over or exerts influence within an institution or movement of the Left while another Jew simultaneously assumes leadership over or exerts influence within an institution or movement of the Right, the better to inflame the Left-Right dispute while steering the dispute away from awkward questions regarding Jews and the state of Israel—ensuring that, whether Left or Right prevail, Jews and Israel benefit.

    Who lies in the middle, between the kosher sandwich’s Left and Right slices? Answer: you and I, of course. That is the general idea, at any rate: whichever way we turn, there is a Jew to help to hold the sandwich together.

    The Left slice of the kosher sandwich is invariably thicker than the Right, so the term usually comes up with specific reference to the Right slice—Jared Kushner, for example, or Yoram Hazony, or Mark Levin, or Alexander Marlow.

    • Thanks: Che Guava
  138. @Dr. Robert Morgan

    Laura Carbone sucks, my untalented buddy. Geez!

  139. Anonymous[288] • Disclaimer says:

    Her “pussy tastes like Pepsi” is an actual lyric in one of her songs. Such a tragedy that a poetic talent like that is being cancelled.

    • Replies: @Charles Martel France
  140. Isn’t she still rich? If I was rich I’d say go ahead and fucking cancel me, I’ll go have tea with J.K. Rowling and Clapton. Any artist who is still concerned about hateful criticism should read old interviews with John Lennon. That guy was a master of not giving a damn about what anybody thought of him.

    Never heard her til today. Lovely voice but I don’t find her music interesting. If she hasn’t sung a James Bond theme by now, she definitely should be considered for it.

    • Replies: @Meretricious
  141. @Greta Handel

    Another piece cross-published from VDare

    You forgot to explain what’s wrong with cross-publishing pieces from VDare. Try to keep up with the IQ-led program here.

    • Replies: @Greta Handel
  142. @Meretricious

    I find it to be pleasant but not interesting. Nice background music.

  143. @Dave Bowman

    My comment could have omitted the first sentence. But with the shrinking roster of authors resident here unaffiliated with other publications, I’ve noticed that the content has narrowed.

    Now, maybe you can address my principal point: Why did the author so awkwardly use the artist’s recent persecution he describes to discredit the BDS movement?

  144. gsjackson says:
    @Rurik

    Well yes, but then there was glam rock in the ’70s, and did it get any faggier than that? Dear God, I believe that even I, a conservative-minded, bureaucrat in what was the last hurrah days of an old-boys office environment, owned a pair of platform shoes circa 1974 and wore them to work. Shocks the conscience.

    • Replies: @Rurik
  145. Seekers says:
    @Rurik

    Whoever this woman on the right is, she ain’t Lana Del Rey.

    • Replies: @Rurik
  146. @anon

    This is very simple.

    1. LDR declines to perform in the shadow of Jewschwitz concentration camp for indigenous Semites.
    2. Izzie flying monkeys swarm LDR over glamorizing abuse.
    3. Izzie flying monkeys swarm LDR over putative racism.

    The Zionazis were determined to torpedo her career for something, anything. LDR’s only mistake was not keeping the Zionazis on the back foot with a full Roger Waters broadside.

    This bears repeating!

  147. Seekers says:
    @Spender_CGB

    Yes, Kate Bush is great. “Running Up That Hill” has been covered by 70 other artists — literally, look it up. But she’s been doing a lot of other fine work. Incidentally, her initially career boost was made possible by Pink Floyd guitar virtuoso David Gilmour.

    Still, Lana Del Rey is a very significant artist.

    • Replies: @Spender_CGB
  148. @Seekers

    Incidentally, her initially career boost was made possible by Pink Floyd guitar virtuoso David Gilmour.

    That is true, but Kate Bush is so quirky(if that’s the right word) that if he had not come across her playing at a church hall I think, it is possible that we would never have heard of her. She is so different that few if any A&R men would have given her a chance.

    Gilmour was in EMI’s biggest band at the time and carried a lot of clout with his label, so we can thank him for Kate Bush.

  149. Che Guava says:
    @Irish Savant

    Thank you. It is in very bad taste on their part.

  150. Rurik says:
    @gsjackson

    platform shoes

    mea culpa

    but then look at who our cultural icons were

    drove my dad nuts with the hair and bell bottoms and other antics. But we all emulated them, and it was good.

    Today they have Kanye and Kardashian jumbo-asses for cultural icons, (Bruce Jenner and all), and it’s not so good.

    an icon of the Seventies / and what they’ve turned him into

    From an American hero you’d want your sons to consider a role model, to a grotesquerie that induces a vomit reflex.

    All of this was carefully crafted and orchestrated. Our music today (and wider culture) is deliberately mediocre, by intention, (even at the cost to their bottom line). Great music exalts the soul, and even if only for those moments, makes us better people as we transcend to higher, more sublime realms.

    They do not want this.

    They prefer to have the American youth grunting to jungle drums and gesticulating like simian epileptics.

    That’s what suits their agenda, of course. A nation of spiritually lost, disconnected from all heritage and traditions, flailing around in the cultural darkness, rapping about muh dick and hoes, suits them to a T. So what if a few young men break, and shoot up a school. Small price to pay for driving the culture into a septic tank.

    No Ferdinand and Isabella-type of awakening is going to rise from a people so spiritually rotted.

    Such a deal!

    • Replies: @gsjackson
    , @flyingtiger
  151. @WorkingClass

    Jennie Granholm did it.

    You either doll yourself up to look like an Eight Mile Rd hoe, or learn to give good head…or both. Instant success these days.

  152. Rurik says:
    @Seekers

    she ain’t Lana Del Rey.

    yes, but if that was Lana, then all her problems with the industry and all the haters, would vanish in an instant.

    She’d have a music industry/Hollywood cred that would be unassailable.

    For instance, if you’re a white male athlete who’s under suspicion for ‘right-wing’ tendencies,. and all the scorn that goes with it, all you’d have to do is declare yourself ‘trans’, demand everyone calls you Suzie from now on, cut your dick off, and voila!, you’d be invited on the View and celebrated on Sunday morning talk shows, and have your picture on the cover of all the magazines at the grocery store.

    It’s about demonstrating how you’re down with wokeness/white denigration and genocide. Lana says she dates rappers, and makes videos with Negros and mixed race children. The message is obvious, she’s doing all of that to salvage her career. That’s what white people have to do, if they want a music or show business career. Abase themselves to minorities or homosexuals. But when they see her out in public, she’s seen in the company of white men! (Racists!) How can she have the gall to say she’s down with the program of heaping hatred upon whitey, when that racist bitch continues to date racists?!!

    A pretty white woman who dates a fella like the one in that photo, would be unassailable.

    • Replies: @Commentator Mike
  153. Anon[228] • Disclaimer says:
    @René Fries

    Hmmm, You don’t Get It. The anti-white racist cancel culture lynchmob have also declared all European classical music is “Rayciss!!!” Simply because it was composed by “white” people. In a nutshell they hate everything made by Europeans because almost everything around them – that they use and rely upon in daily life – was invented and shared by Europeans; and nothing their ancestors or kin have done or do can match up to it; the mastery of the great works our ancestors created eg. classical music, architecture, technology etc. etc.

    • Agree: Mario Partisan
  154. @Rurik

    It’s all designed to demoralise the masses but are the masses even aware as they seem to go along with it and celebrate all the grotesqueness and ugliness? It’s like living in a nightmare or a horror film for any with eyes to see and ears to hear. Horrid.

    • Replies: @Rurik
  155. @Anonymous

    Her “pussy tastes like Pepsi” is an actual lyric in one of her songs. Such a tragedy that a poetic talent like that is being cancelled.

    My pussy tastes like Pepsi cola
    My eyes are wide like cherry pies
    I got sweet taste for men who are older
    It’s always been so, it’s no surprise

    Ah, he’s in the sky with diamonds
    And he’s making me crazy (I come alive, alive)
    All he wants to do is party with his pretty baby

    Come on, baby, let’s ride
    We can escape to the great sunshine
    I know your wife and she wouldn’t mind
    We made it out to the other side
    We made it out to the other side
    We made it out to the other side

    Come on, come on
    Come on, come on, come on, baby
    Oh, oh yeah

    I fall asleep in an American flag
    I wear my diamonds on Skid Row
    I pledge allegiance to my dad
    For teaching me everything he knows

    Ah, he’s in the sky with diamonds
    And he’s making me crazy (I come alive, alive)
    All he wants to do is party with his pretty baby, yeah

    Come on, baby, let’s ride
    We can escape to the great sunshine
    I know your wife and she wouldn’t mind
    We made it out to the other side
    We made it out to the other side
    We made it out to the other side

    Drugs, suck it up, like vanilla icies
    Don’t treat me rough, treat me really niceys
    Decorate my neck, diamantes ices
    Why, come on, come on
    Ooh-ooh, ooh-ooh
    Ooh-ooh, ooh-ooh
    Ooh-ooh, ooh-ooh, ooh, yeah

    Come on, baby, let’s ride
    We can escape to the great sunshine
    I know your wife and she wouldn’t mind
    We made it out to the other side

    Come on, baby, let’s ride
    We can escape to the great sunshine
    We made it out to the other side
    We made it out to the other side

    Come on, come on, come on, baby
    Come on, come on, come on, baby
    Oh, oh
    My pussy tastes like Pepsi cola
    Ooh, ah
    My pussy tastes like Pepsi cola
    Ooh-ooh, ooh-ooh
    Ooh-ooh
    My pussy tastes like Pepsi cola
    Ooh, oh yeah

    Songwriters: Elizabeth Grant / Rick Nowels

  156. Rurik says:
    @Commentator Mike

    ‘Gradually I began to hate them’.

    • Agree: Cauchemar du Singe
  157. Charles Martel France: “Ah, he’s in the sky with diamonds”

    That’s the revised version. The original line was “Harvey’s in the sky with diamonds”

    https://www.bbc.com/news/newsbeat-41844565

    It wouldn’t surprise me to learn that Lana got her pepsi-tasting pussy slobbered on by that disgusting kike Weinstein, too. Otherwise, it seems difficult to explain her foreknowledge of his sexual proclivities and use of his name. The more one learns about this woman, the more revolting she becomes.

  158. gsjackson says:
    @Rurik

    “Our music today is ….. mediocre …..”

    Such generosity, Rurik. I can’t say I’ve had much exposure to it (basically stopped following pop music sometime in the ’80s), but I’ve never really noticed in it any of the qualities that have been thought to make music — like melody, harmony, etc. I’ve assumed it was part of the deliberate torpedoing of the culture, but then I’ve wondered too whether all the combination of notes that can reasonably be called music had been copyrighted, and the only option for today’s “artists” is to produce noise, understanding that the culture will elevate them regardless of merit.

    What’s your view of “the American songbook,” a substantially Jewish creation? I’ve always liked most of those tunes, but then if the lens through which you’re viewing ’40s and ’50s movies were applied to them would we see the same agenda of patronizing and ultimately undermining the goy?

  159. Rurik says:
    @gsjackson

    mediocre …

    yea, I also said in the same post

    “Today they have Kanye and Kardashian jumbo-asses for cultural icons, (Bruce Jenner and all), and it’s not so good. ”

    Not so good = straight out of Satan’s rancid colon.

    Not sure why I tried a more temperate approach. You’re right, it’s very un-Rurik-like.

    all the combination of notes that can reasonably be called music had been copyrighted, and the only option for today’s “artists” is to produce noise

    I don’t think so. I wonder if it can’t be put down to the Great Dumbing Down, and a general laziness.

    Just as our culture doesn’t produce the kinds of writers it used to, as with all the arts, it seems to be the same thing. A general malaise of the spirit, of the heart. A deadening of the passions and numbing of the inner motivating life-force, that comes with the general zombification, and the denigration of our histories and myths and stories, like the Sagas that used to give a people meaning. Today it’s been replaced with smears intended to kill off every sense of an historical connection to one’s ancestors, and replace it all with hate.

    How would a Ronnie Van Zant fare in the music industry today? His creative genius was part and parcel of who and what he was (like most great artists). A proud American man of the South. And fuck anyone who has a problem with that. And his music resonated with people, and today that spirit is dead. It’s been ((assassinated)). Today Mark Twain would be hounded like a rabid dog for breaking politically correct taboos. Ditto H. L. Mencken and others. Like what we both know they did to Joe. [RIP]

    “the American songbook,” a substantially Jewish creation? I’ve always liked most of those tunes, but then if the lens through which you’re viewing ’40s and ’50s movies were applied to them would we see the same agenda of patronizing and ultimately undermining the goy?

    in part, certainly, but not (IMHO) in the whole.

    I wouldn’t know the actual breakdown of movies (and shows, etc..) vs. music per se.

    But I’d imagine that a significant swath of both are intended as psychological weapons aimed straight at the goyim’s heart. (in more ways than one).

    Books too, obviously, like To Kill a Mockingbird, or Lord of the Flies, etc.. Perhaps everything that’s mandated in the government schools these days, is carefully selected for its insidious effects at sabotaging any sense of dignity or self-esteem in those slated for replacement.

    Just writing about all of this, I recall how my dad loved county music. I’d get in his car to go to the corner store, and the radio would be cranked. I thought that was pretty cool, even tho I wasn’t a big fan of the genre. I like that he liked music. Today they have “country’ songs that are spoken like rap. I heard one the other day about a country guy glad he was raising another man’s son. ‘He don’t have my eyes or my face, but I love him anyways’, or some such cucked shite. Or ‘my girl loves rapping to M&M songs’, a “country” song’s lyrics go.

    Good God. My dad would be aghast.

    The other day I heard a country song on the radio, and I though, hey, that sounds kind of nice.

    what do the Unz crew think of it?

  160. Rurik says:
    @profnasty

    Yes!

    thank you!

    speaking of..

    this was on the same YouTube page, (I had to include it!)

  161. Rurik says:
    @profnasty

    and yes, it was bawdy, if you’re into that kind of thing.

    It’s all good, I just prefer a more stable relationship, because the better you know one another, the more you’re able to tweak your skills and talents to suit your paramour, and vice versa.

    But no harm, no foul.

  162. @Vergissmeinnicht

    I took my oldest daughter to see Aurora last year and it was a great show. She’s a very quirky and talented young woman.

  163. gsjackson says:
    @Rurik

    Sounds like real music to me.

    Joe S., by the way, was a fan of country music, in his erudite, social-scientist kind of way, similar to your perspective (Joe experienced virtually everything intellectually rather than viscerally, and he thought country was the music of America, of “flyover country”). He particularly liked Dwight Yoakam, considering him an especially thoughtful young fellow, and he particularly liked this song, now considered a country classic:

  164. gsjackson says:
    @Rurik

    Your invocation of the ’70s and Ronnie Van Zant sent me on a stroll down memory lane of the late, great USA. Check out femalia Americana in this video, when it was at its absolute historic zenith of physical attractiveness. Can you imagine what such a crowd in Northern California would look like today?

    • Replies: @Rurik
  165. @Spender_CGB

    One big factor in KB’s success is that she was very very lovely, with huge eyes and other attractions. Her music was just the icing on the cake (though I still enjoy hearing stuff like “Cloudbursting”).

    But for sheer musical beauty you must go back another ten or eleven years. A young band, no record releases, playing abroad for the first time, by the sea in Denmark, and the leader comes up with an immaculate, impressionistic little tone-poem describing their stay. And would you believe it, they have an amazing singer to do it justice.

  166. She seems to have no idea of the kind of organized bad faith she’s up against. Meeting that with sincerity will be taken by them as weakness. She should either ignore it, or just tell them all to F off.

  167. Che Guava says:

    My pussy tastes like Pepsi cola
    Ooh, ah

    Two questions here.

    Did Pepsico pay some kind of bonuns for this very strange product placement?

    Does she fill a douche several times with Pepsi Cola, pump ’em in, blow ’em out, then blast one last in before the act she is suggesting?

    My pussy tastes something like
    Ooh, ah
    My pussy tastes something like
    Ooh, ah
    Slimy fish
    Or maybe if you can imagine,
    my pussy tastes something like
    Ooh, ah
    Rancid shellfish

  168. Rurik says:
    @gsjackson

    Very good stuff GS, thanks.

    Check out femalia Americana in this video, when it was at its absolute historic zenith of physical attractiveness.

    they were not imbued with all the strident rancor of today’s modern American womym. I loved em. Dearly and wholeheartedly.

    A terrible shame what’s been done to them. Not that they’re all rotten, there are still a lot of beauties (inside and out), in the Redder states. But surely California’s girls’ are not what they used to be.

    Katy Perry started out a sweet and very talented Christian singer, and look what they’ve done to her.

    Sort of a metaphor for what they’ve done to America’s (and beyond’s) womenfolk.

  169. chris says:
    @Rurik

    At this point anything, anything that’s not mainstream pop, is automatically excellent; we’ve all been so desensitized.

    I agree with your characterization of country music: it’s not my first choice either, but definitely appreciate some of the greats.

    • Agree: Rurik
  170. @gsjackson

    Nothing beats White Christmas authored by Irving Berlin to illustrate your point.

  171. @gsjackson

    Take Burt Bacharach, for example.

    Do you construe THIS GUY IS IN LOVE WITH YOU or CLOSE TO YOU as designed to undermine the goy?

    Perhaps WE ARE THE WORLD?

  172. @Rurik

    Smooth, easy-going melody and poignant. I like it.

  173. CCG says:
    @Charles Martel France

    Dido is married to an Anglo-Indian named Rohan Gavin.

  174. @Rurik

    Obesity, tattoos, piercings, and coloured hair have ruined women of many white nations. Not to mention feminism, entitlement, shallowness, unpleasantness, and a bad attitude.

  175. Apollyon says:
    @Legba

    Definitely. Who cares anyway…

  176. Mike Tre says:
    @BuelahMan

    ZZ Top had a song called Pearl Necklace. Waddya suppose that referred to? Led Zepplin had a song called the Lemon Song (“squeeze my lemon until the juice runs down my leg”), that also references the “killing floor”. Both terms referred to muh dick, and a place to fuck, respectively, in the standard southern blues genre. When the Beatles and countless other bands/singers in the 60’s talked of “giving you my love” or whatever, that meant giving old girl the dick.

    Hot for Teacher (my fav VH song of all time) wasn’t really breaking any new ground as far as innuendo went. What made the song groundbreaking was the double bass drum rebound diddle that Alex Van Halen plays throughout the entirety of the song. TMK, nothing like it had ever been done up to that point.

    • Replies: @BuelahMan
  177. Edvard says:
    @Odyssey

    That does not sound like Chopin to me. What is the opus number?

  178. Wokechoke says:
    @Rurik

    That’s actually Orlando Bloom.

  179. Anon[129] • Disclaimer says:

    One can see the way the TPTB winds blow. Ramon Estevez passed as Martin Sheen decades ago, now Liz Grant passes as Lana Del Rey.

  180. @Rurik

    The first LedZep song I heard on the radio was the Immigrant’s song. Plant had such a high pitch voice, I presumed he was a girl singer. This was at a time you have Gracie Slick, Gina Ravens, and Janis Joplin. This first photo I saw of the band, Plant looked so girlish, I was convince he was a female with a male name.

  181. Of course a jew takes a story about anti-white hate — fomented entirely by jews — and tríes to make jews the real victim. 110

  182. BuelahMan says:
    @Mike Tre

    Are you suggesting the innuendo found in 70’s rock music is as immoral as the blatant rap words used? You can’t be serious.

  183. @Etruscan Film Star

    Somehow, though, I don’t think Bach, Mozart, Beethoven, Tchaikovsky, Händel, Verdi, Rachmaninov, Shostakovitch, Schubert, Weber, Wagner, Berlioz, Schumann, and Brahms would be widely played and appreciated today for having written a three-minute piece of music,

    Pachelbel? Albinoni? Satie?

  184. Johan says:
    @René Fries

    Pop culture is the music of democratic people, the people never produce great culture. It is as simple as that. The democratic culture also on the long run leads to an erosion and consequently decline of standards, so that everyone has his own idea of what culture and genius is. The people’s standard(s) overrules the standards created by historical non democratic societies, the cultural societies in societies which formerly produced great culture, setting the tone, gradually disappear (leaving the temporary cultured people isolated in the margins).

    The people’s standard has also unfortunately degenerated into a culture of retardedness and violence. Where formerly high culture producers were often also inspired by folk culture, democratic cultural products are totally uninteresting, if not worse… No genius or talent which is able to contribute to great culture is able to flourish during the latter phase of enormous cultural decline which is the inevitable result of our modern types of democracy, where the masses and their mob leaders own everything.

    So, let the democratic people make propaganda for their idols, they will be even unable to agree on and create any standard of quality among themselves, because they all want to rule and be king. Future societies will be the judge, they will have no interest in their junk.

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