Latest Folk / Viking / Pagan News on the Metal Music Battlefield

EYE OF MELIAN release debut album ‘Legends of Light’
EYE OF MELIAN release debut album ‘Legends of Light’
Jun 21, 2022 Symphonic Metal Folk Metal

Dutch/Norwegian project EYE OF MELIAN premieres their first single 'The Bell’' from their debut album ‘Legends of Light', released today 22th of June 2022.

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SAOR stream entire new album 'Origins'
SAOR stream entire new album 'Origins'
Jun 21, 2022 Atmospheric Black Metal Black/Folk Metal Black/Folk Metal

Caledonian powerhouse SAOR (Andy Marshall) will release his new album 'Origins' on June, 24th via Season of Mist. Today they streamed their entire album on Youtube.

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VERMILIA make public the newest single, 'Hautavajo'
VERMILIA make public the newest single, 'Hautavajo'
Jun 14, 2022 Atmospheric Black Metal Pagan/Black Metal

The mystical, raw, and symphonic Finnish Pagan Metal artist VERMILIA has released her new track 'Hautavajo', from her forthcoming full-length album "Ruska", which will be released on 06.09.2022, as an independent artist.

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EINHERJER unleash it's first live album 'Norse And Dangerous (Live… From the Land of Legends)'
EINHERJER unleash it's first live album 'Norse And Dangerous (Live… From the Land of Legends)'
Jun 09, 2022 Viking Metal

Norwegian Viking metal pioneers EINHERJER have announced the upcoming release of their first live album, entitled 'Norse And Dangerous (Live… From the Land of Legends)', to be released via Napalm Records on August 5th, 2022.

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Power metal band WIND ROSE is proud to release 'Fellows of the Hammer'
Power metal band WIND ROSE is proud to release 'Fellows of the Hammer'
Jun 09, 2022 Power Metal Folk Metal

After putting everything that could possibly come to mind into 'Wintersaga', WIND ROSE is now returning with a hammer in their hand and will release their new album, 'Warfront' on June 10th via Napalm Records.

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FOLKRIM released the lyric video 'Crack a Cold One'
FOLKRIM released the lyric video 'Crack a Cold One'
Jun 03, 2022 Folk Metal

Finnish Folk Metal band FOLKRIM has released its first single 'Crack a Cold One' taken from the band's upcoming second studio album, 'On Foaming Waves'.

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ELUVEITIE return with a grandiose new single, 'Aidus'
ELUVEITIE return with a grandiose new single, 'Aidus'
Jun 02, 2022 Melodic Death Metal Folk Metal

After more than three years of hiatus, the Swiss folk/melodic death metal band ELUVEITIE has released a powerful and epic new track, which carries the iconic and archaic symbol of 'Aidus' as its title.

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FEUERSCHWANZ release music video 'Das Herz eines Drachen' (en: 'The Heart of a Dragon')
FEUERSCHWANZ release music video 'Das Herz eines Drachen' (en: 'The Heart of a Dragon')
May 13, 2022 Folk Metal

Following their massive German chart entry at #1 with their new studio album 'Memento Mori' at the beginning of 2022, FEUERSCHWANZ has released an official video for what is likely their most personal song to date 'Das Herz Eines Drachen' (en: The Heart of a Dragon).

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ALESTORM unveil the video for their new single
ALESTORM unveil the video for their new single "P.A.R.T.Y."
May 04, 2022 Folk Metal Power Metal

Scottish pirates ALESTORM are proud to present their second single and music video "P.A.R.T.Y." off the band’s forthcoming album "Seventh Rum of a Seventh Rum", out June 24th on Napalm Records.

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SAOR are proud to announce the release of their new album, “Origins”
SAOR are proud to announce the release of their new album, “Origins”
Apr 30, 2022 Atmospheric Black Metal Black/Folk Metal

SAOR, the Irish atmospheric black metal project led by mastermind Andy Marshall, is proud to reveal details for their upcoming album "Origins", available through Season of Mist in June 24th, 2022, and share the video for the album title track.

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WAYFARER release
WAYFARER release "Black Metal of the American West" video
Apr 30, 2022 Atmospheric Black Metal Black/Folk Metal

"Black Metal of the American West" explores the band's unique approach to combining the soundscapes and lyrical content of Old American West with Black Metal.

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MÅNEGARM reveal third single
MÅNEGARM reveal third single "Stridsgalten" feat. Jonne Järvelä, Robse Dahn & Pär Hulkhoff
Apr 14, 2022 Viking Metal Black/Folk Metal

MÅNEGARM reveal third single "Stridsgalten" from their last album, "Ynglingaättens Öde", released on 15th April 2022 via Napalm Records, featuring Jonne Järvelä (Korpiklaani), Robse Dahn (Equilibrium) and Pär Hulkhoff (Raubtier).

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