Wyrd Words & Effigies Spotify Playlist I

I had a request from a reader the other week. They asked if I could make a Spotify playlist...and they asked so kindly that I really couldn't refuse. This will be a weekly thing now. You can find it here. You will probably recognise several of the artists on there, i.e. Buzum, Wardruna and Agalloch,… Continue reading Wyrd Words & Effigies Spotify Playlist I

Sound Of The Day : Wardruna

The third Wardruna album Runaljod (Ragnarok) has come ashore, and is available for your listening pleasure now, both digitally and in physical format! I streamed the whole album on Spotify yesterday, and found myself on the verge of tears multiple times. Wardruna have played an incomparably valuable role in my musical evolution, and I've been… Continue reading Sound Of The Day : Wardruna

Sound Of The Day : Anilah And Wardruna

I very nearly posted this last night, I was so excited...but, like a good, patient (ha) blogger I waited. What you are about to hear is an unbelievably beautiful, incredibly powerful collaboration between two immensely talented musical projects. Multi-talented musician Dréa Drury of Anilah worked together with Einar Selvik of Wardruna to re-work Druy's intense… Continue reading Sound Of The Day : Anilah And Wardruna

13 Tracks From 2013 That You Need To Listen To

  Caladan Brood/Book of the Fallen   Thantifaxath - Violently Expanding Nothing   Filii Nigrantium Infernalium/ Rebanho De Lobos     Purvaja/Dark Goddess Divine   Wardruna/Helvegen   Lamia Vox/Evil Comes From The North   Peste Noire/Démonarque   Falkenbach/Eweroun   The Ruins Of Beverast/Malefica   Ereb Altor/The Chosen Ones   Cult of Fire/????????   Ptahil –… Continue reading 13 Tracks From 2013 That You Need To Listen To

Interview : Heathen Harnow

I’ve been following the work of Swedish artist Heathen Harnow for quite some time now, and am regularly bowled over by the way in which his work clings to my consciousness for days after first setting my eyes on it. My body is in England, but my soul is in Scandinavia, and for me, his… Continue reading Interview : Heathen Harnow