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Fimbulwinter

Country of origin:
Norway
Location:
Oslo
Status:
Split-up
Formed in:
1992
Genre:
Black Metal
Lyrical themes:
Satanism
Last label:
Hot Records
Years active:
1992-1994
Fimbulwinter is an early Norwegian black metal band which broke up in 1994 after the release of their one and only album. Shagrath later went on to the now so famous Dimmu Borgir.

The Fimbulvetr (Old Icelandic for "Terrible/Enormous Winter") is an event described both in the Poetic and the Prose Edda whereas, a three-year long winter announces the destruction of the world through Ragnarök.
Added by: brainsmasher Modified by: Gengangare
Added on: 2003-02-21 02:32:01 Last modified on: 2014-10-29 15:15:46
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