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Skald

Country of origin:
Sweden
Location:
Asarum/Blekinge
Status:
Active
Formed in:
2005
Genre:
Folk Metal
Lyrical themes:
Folklore
Current label:
Unexploded Records
Years active:
2005-present
A Skald was a Scandinavian Poet (often Icelandic) whose work was to compose and sing poems of praise for his chieftain or king. Skalds have been known to practice their art from the beginning of the Viking Age until the XIVth Century.

Skald was originally intended to be an all-acoustic project, but the band changed their mind after deciding the lyrics warranted a faster tempo and metallic ...
David Wiktorsson Guitars, Drum programming, Bass (2005-present)
Henrik 'Hebbe' Kindvall Vocals, Jews-harp, Ocarina (2005-present)
See also: Nidrike, At Dawn (Swe)
Added by: folkvandringstid Modified by: dantes
Added on: 2006-08-04 23:03:09 Last modified on: 2014-10-14 08:02:13
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