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Old 02-28-2013, 03:58 PM   #1
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Viking-esque music?

Im gonna read a book about the Vikings for Uni, suggest me some music to listen to whilst I do it. That is all
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Old 03-10-2013, 05:34 PM   #2
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Two words: IMMIGRANT SONG.

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Old 03-10-2013, 05:37 PM   #3
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Amon Amarth and Tyr.
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Old 03-11-2013, 04:53 AM   #4
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ensiferum, eluvittie.
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Old 03-11-2013, 01:09 PM   #5
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Bathory - Hammerheart / Twilight of the Gods
Ereb Altor - By Honour
Gjallahorn - Nordheim
Heidevolk - De strijdlust is geboren
Moonsorrow - Voimasta Ja Kunniasta / Kivenkantaja
Forefather - Ours Is The Kingdom / Steadfast (Saxon themed, but I think will retain the feel your after)
Tyr - Eric the Red
Falkenbach - ...Magni Blandinn Ok Megintiri...
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Old 03-29-2013, 04:40 PM   #6
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Their spirit can be found in "Two steps From hell". But as sloppyjoe24 said: "Amon Amarth" and as hamza hashmi said "Eluveitie" are good examples to me.
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Old 04-04-2013, 09:57 AM   #7
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Amon Amarth for sure
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Old 04-04-2013, 10:16 AM   #8
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Amon Amarth is the stereotypical Viking band.

Bathory, starting from Hammerheart. Even Blood Fire Death if you like more Black metal approach. This band practically started the whole Folk/Viking metal genre. My favourites are both Nordland albums.

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Old 04-04-2013, 11:02 AM   #9
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Mithotyn might just be my favorite viking metal band. Sadly, they never seem to get much love. Also Windir and Myrkgrav are great.

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Any of their first four full lengths are great really.
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Old 04-08-2013, 12:22 AM   #10
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@ isthisnameused - you couldn't have said it better! led zeppelin, immagrant song!
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