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Valkyrie

Country of origin:
Japan
Location:
Tokyo
Status:
Active
Formed in:
2011
Genre:
Black/Doom Metal
Lyrical themes:
Despair, Gloom, Mental Instability, Misanthropy
Current label:
Unsigned/independent
Years active:
2011-present
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.

Not to be confused with:
Valkyrie (Melodic progressive heavy metal who released one EP in 2005).
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Added by: odium Modified by: dantes
Added on: 2012-05-16 10:16:18 Last modified on: 2014-10-13 05:53:30
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