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Isengard

Country of origin:
Norway
Location:
Oslo
Status:
Split-up
Formed in:
1989
Genre:
Death/Black Metal (early), Folk Black Metal (later)
Lyrical themes:
Anti-Christianity, Darkness, Death, Norwegian Folklore
Last label:
Moonfog Productions
Years active:
?-1989 (as Pilgrim Sands), 1989-1995
Before becoming Isengard, the project was called Pilgrim Sands and focused on doom metal.

The name Isengard comes from the book The Lord of the Rings. Isengard's logo was taken from an old Lord of the Rings RPG called MERP. The original illustration represents Thuringwethil, the vampire from Tolkien's book The Silmarillion.

The band's original sound was old-school death/black metal on the ...
Added by: Morrigan Modified by: thetruechaby
Added on: 2002-07-28 04:30:01 Last modified on: 2017-11-20 07:56:07