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Týr

Country of origin:
Faroe Islands
Location:
Tórshavn
Status:
Active
Formed in:
1998
Genre:
Progressive/Folk Metal
Lyrical themes:
Norse mythology, Paganism, Faroese/Nordic lore
Current label:
Metal Blade Records
Years active:
1998-present
The band stands on anti-racist positions and declared music without hate and violence.

The band Týr was formed in January 1998 by Faroe Islanders living in Copenhagen (at the time). Týr had their Faroese breakthrough in April 2001 when they participated in the bi-annual 'Prix Føroyar' contest. The live version of the song "Ormurin Langi" as performed at the contest was featured on the "Prix ...
Current
Gunnar Thomsen Bass, Vocals (backing) (1998-present)
Heri Joensen Guitars (1998-present), Vocals (2002-present)
See also: Heljareyga
Terji Skibenæs Guitars, Vocals (backing) (2001-2004, 2004-present)
Amon Djurhuus Drums (2013-present)
See also: Heljareyga
Past
Kári Streymoy Drums (1998-2013)
Jón Joensen Guitars, Vocals (backing) (1998-2000)
Pól Arni Holm Vocals (1998-2002)
Allan Streymoy Vocals (2002)
Ottó Arnarson Guitars (2004)
Current (Live)
Amon Djurhuus Drums (2008, 2013-present)
See also: Heljareyga
Gunnar Thomsen Bass, Vocals (backing) (1998-present)
Heri Joensen Guitars (1998-present), Vocals (2002-present)
See also: Heljareyga
Terji Skibenæs Guitars, Vocals (backing) (2001-2004, 2004-present)
Amon Djurhuus Drums (2013-present)
See also: Heljareyga
Kári Streymoy Drums (1998-2013)
Jón Joensen Guitars, Vocals (backing) (1998-2000)
Pól Arni Holm Vocals (1998-2002)
Allan Streymoy Vocals (2002)
Ottó Arnarson Guitars (2004)
Current
Amon Djurhuus Drums (2008, 2013-present)
See also: Heljareyga
Added by: Skyklad Modified by: dantes
Added on: 2003-11-11 05:58:12 Last modified on: 2014-10-14 06:39:18
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