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Windir

Country of origin:
Norway
Location:
Sogndal, Vestland
Status:
Split-up
Formed in:
1994
Genre:
Melodic Black/Folk/Viking Metal
Lyrical themes:
History, Vikings, War, Misanthropy, Myths
Last label:
Tabu Recordings
Years active:
1994-2004
Windir is an ancient Norse word, translatable as "warrior". Most of the band's early albums featured lyrics written in Sognamål dialect, a Western Norwegian dialect which is spoken in the area of Sogn.

Windir broke up in March 2004 after Valfar died of hypothermia after becoming caught in a blizzard on his way to his family's cabin.

The band performed their last concert in Oslo on September ...
Last known
Valfar (R.I.P. 2004) Guitars, Bass, Keyboards (1994-1999), Vocals, Accordion (1994-2004)
Hvàll Bass (2001-2004)
See also: Vreid, ex-Ulcus, ex-Ulcus Molle
Steingrim Drums (2001-2004)
See also: Vreid, ex-Ulcus, ex-Ulcus Molle, ex-Cor Scorpii
Strom Guitars (lead) (2001-2004)
See also: Mistur, Vreid, ex-Ulcus, ex-Ulcus Molle, ex-Cor Scorpii
Sture Guitars (rhythm) (2001-2004), Vocals (2004)
See also: Vreid, ex-Ulcus, ex-Ulcus Molle
Righ Keyboards (2001-2004)
See also: Cor Scorpii, Odium, ex-Ulcus, ex-Ulcus Molle, ex-Fortíð, ex-Vreid (live)
Past
Sorg Guitars (1994-1996)
Past (Live)
Vegard Bakken Vocals (2004)
See also: ex-Vreid (live)
Cosmocrator Vocals (clean) (2004)
See also: Mindgrinder, The Wretched End, Scum, ex-Mental Garrotter, Nebelhexë, ex-Source of Tide, ex-Zyklon (live), ex-Notodden All Stars
Valfar (R.I.P. 2004) Guitars, Bass, Keyboards (1994-1999), Vocals, Accordion (1994-2004)
Hvàll Bass (2001-2004)
See also: Vreid, ex-Ulcus, ex-Ulcus Molle
Steingrim Drums (2001-2004)
See also: Vreid, ex-Ulcus, ex-Ulcus Molle, ex-Cor Scorpii
Strom Guitars (lead) (2001-2004)
See also: Mistur, Vreid, ex-Ulcus, ex-Ulcus Molle, ex-Cor Scorpii
Sture Guitars (rhythm) (2001-2004), Vocals (2004)
See also: Vreid, ex-Ulcus, ex-Ulcus Molle
Righ Keyboards (2001-2004)
See also: Cor Scorpii, Odium, ex-Ulcus, ex-Ulcus Molle, ex-Fortíð, ex-Vreid (live)
Sorg Guitars (1994-1996)
Past
Vegard Bakken Vocals (2004)
See also: ex-Vreid (live)
Cosmocrator Vocals (clean) (2004)
See also: Mindgrinder, The Wretched End, Scum, ex-Mental Garrotter, Nebelhexë, ex-Source of Tide, ex-Zyklon (live), ex-Notodden All Stars
Added by: pakchooieunf Modified by: KingSpooky
Added on: 2002-07-19 20:46:19 Last modified on: 2021-06-09 16:38:02