Concerts Månegarm Open Air 2022

Report & photos by Sophie Roy   DAY 1 – August 26, 2022 After its creation in 2019, Månegarm Open Air finally offered us its 2nd edition. This was scheduled

Concerts Månegarm Open Air 2019

Report and photos by Serena Solomon & Sophie Roy   We had the pleasure of participating in the very first edition of Månegarm Open Air in Norrtälje, the hometown of

Reviews Månegarm – Fornaldarsagor

After more than 3 years of work, the trio of Månegarm invites us to go back in time with a new album, “Fornaldarsagor” (released on April 26, 2019 – Napalm

Concerts Månegarm @ Cernunnos Pagan Fest XI, France 23.02.2019

  This weekend I had the chance to go to my first festival of the year, the Cernunnos Pagan Fest at the « Ferme du Buisson » (Noisiel, France). We are still

Songs Day star, son of dawn

(Bonus Track) “This song is composed in early -96 and is the first song that Erik wrote. It has never been recorded before, just on a tape recorder in our

Songs (Don’t need) Religion (Motorhead cover)

(Bonus Track)

Songs Dödskvädet

  “Dödskvädet (The death song) is based on different stanzas of Ragnar Lodbroks death song (Krákumál). A poem of 29 verses, probably derived from the 1200 century. The poem has

Songs Krakes sista strid

  “Krakes final battle : Rolf Krake is a frequent name in the Old Norse poetry and prose. In the end of “the saga of Rolf Krake” (Hrólfr Kraki’s Saga

Songs Tvenne drömmar

  “Two Dreams is based on the saga “Om kong Götrik och hans son kong Rolof” (Hrólfs saga Gautrekssonar). One night the queen of Uppsala, Ingerd, is dreaming that a mighty

Songs Spjutbädden

  “”Bed of Spears” is based on the death of Ragnar Lodbroks son Erik, in the “Saga om konung Ragnar Lodbrok och hans söner” (þáttr af Ragnars sonum).  Erik travels

Songs Ett sista farväl

  “Although most fornaldarsagor are dealing with battle-hardened themes there are also scenes and passages in the sagas that highlight completely different themes. “A final farewell” is based on Völsungasagan

Songs Slaget vid Bråvalla

  “The Battle of Bråvalla (also known as Bråvallaslaget) is a mythical war that is mentioned in several different sources, although in some varied forms. The lyric is based upon

Songs Hervors arv

  The lyric is based on Hervor, one of the main characters in Hervararsagan (Hervarar saga ok Heiðreks). Hervor is a so-called “sköldmö” (shield maiden) but during her childhood she

Songs Sveablotet

  “In the ending of Hervararsagan (Hervarar saga ok Heiðreks), there’s a supplement called Kungligt ättartal (The royal ruling line) mentioning the old kings in Svealand, from pagan times until Svealand

Albums Fornaldarsagor

FORNALDARSAGOR out 26th of April on Napalm Records Cover painting by Kris Verwimp “The ancient sagas (Fornaldarsagorna) are a saga tree that largely take place in ancient Scandinavia before Iceland

Albums Månegarm

  Månegarm is the eighth studio album with the Swedish viking metal band Månegarm, released in November 2015 by the record company Napalm Records. Guests : John Gullmarstam (upright-bass), Kaspars

Albums Legions Of The North

  Legions of the North is the seventh studio album by the Viking metal band Månegarm. It was released in 2013 by Napalm Records.     Line-up of this Album :   Erik Grawsiö – Vocals,

Albums Nattväsen

  Nattväsen (English: Night Creatures) is the sixth studio album by the Viking metal band Månegarm. It was released in 2009 by Regain Records.     Line-up for this Album :   Erik Grawsiö – Vocals, drums

Albums Vargstenen

  Vargstenen (English: The Wolf Stone) is the fifth studio album by Viking metal band Månegarm. It was released in 2007 by Black Lodge Records.     Line-up of this Album :   Pierre Wilhelmsson – Bass

Albums Urminnes Hävd (The Forest Sessions)

“Urminnes Hävd” is an acoustic EP of the band Månegarm, with the help of guestmusicians Umer Mossige-Norheim (vocals), Stefan Grapenmark (cowdrum) and Gustaf Esers (djembe, percussion). It was released on

Albums Vredens Tid

  Vredens Tid (Age of Wrath) is the fourth studio album by the Viking metal band Månegarm. It was released in 2005 by Displeased Records.     Line-up of this Album :   Pierre Wilhelmsson –

Albums Vargaresa – The Beginning

This is a compilation of the first two demos “Vargaresa” (1996)  and “Ur Nattvindar” (1997) of the band Månegarm. It was released on November 28th, 2004       Line-up

Albums Dödsfärd

  Dödsfärd is the third studio album release by Viking metal band Månegarm. It was released in 2003 by Displeased Records. The word dödsfärd translates roughly as “journey of death” in Swedish.     Line-up of this Album

Albums Havets Vargar

  Havets Vargar is the second studio album released by Viking metal band Månegarm. It was released in 2000 by Displease Records. “Havets vargar” means “wolves of the sea” in Swedish, which is another name for pirates.  

Albums Nordstjärnans tidsålder

  Nordstjärnans Tidsålder (English: Age of the Northern Star) is the first studio album release by Swedish Viking metal band Månegarm. It was released in 1998 by Displease Records. This album showcases Månegarm’s more black metal style, with elements of folk metal and viking

Artist Månegarm

Månegarm, first known as Antikrist (for a very short time), is a Swedish Viking/pagan metal band that started up in Norrtälje, Sweden, in the end of 1995. Being one of