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Berserk

Country of origin:
Sweden
Location:
Stockholm
Status:
Split-up
Formed in:
1993
Genre:
Death Metal
Lyrical themes:
N/A
Last label:
Unsigned/independent
Years active:
1993-?
The word Berserkr (Old Icelandic for "Bear - Shirt") is found in Medieval Icelandic Literature in reference to warriors which were dedicated to the god Óðinn and whose prowess in battle, coupled with an alleged invulnerability made them fierce adversaries. In later Sagas, the Berserkir appear to have been reduced to a purely negative and antagonistic role and must most often be slain by a hero ...
Added by: matelko Modified by: dantes
Added on: 2003-08-03 22:02:56 Last modified on: 2014-10-13 05:41:17
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