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Valkyrie

Country of origin:
Netherlands
Location:
Rotterdam, South Holland
Status:
Split-up
Formed in:
1984
Genre:
Epic Heavy Metal
Lyrical themes:
Combat, Fantasy, Norse mythology, Valiancy
Last label:
Unsigned/independent
Years active:
1984-1986
The Valkyrjar (Old Icelandic for "Those who choose the slain") are, according to the Poetic Edda, supernatural female warriors that do the biding of the Norse god Óðinn on the battlefield by either influencing the outcome of a fight or bringing a dead warrior's soul to Óðinn in Valhalla.

Formed by Ed Warby and Remco Helbers.

The band was inspired by the movie Conan the Barbarian and its ...
Added by: Agathocles Modified by: dantes
Added on: 2004-08-21 22:14:08 Last modified on: 2014-10-13 05:54:45
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