Wardruna to Release “Runaljod Trilogy” Book + 3CD Set

On the heels of announcing a new record deal and new music for 2020, Wardruna will close the chapter on their acclaimed “Runaljod Trilogy”. The band will share a set with all three albums into a special limited book edition including original lyrics together with English translations and exclusive pictures. The Runaljod Trilogy Book will arrive as a 3CD will be available on November 15th in the Wardruna online stores and during the upcoming Wardruna European Tour. The first 1000 copies include a bookmark autographed by Einar Selvik. In addition to tour dates and festivals for 2020 and new music, the new season of Vikings on the History Channel is coming soon with Einar’s contributions to the soundtrack. Continue reading

Watch a Voice Teacher Analyze Einar Selvik (Wardruna) Singing “The Vikings” Suite

Vocal teacher and YouTuber Beth Roars is back with another video analyzing singers and bands from across music. In this new video, she reviews and critiques Einar Selvik of Wardruna performing “The Vikings” Suite with the Krakow Symphony in Poland. In addition to Wardruna, Selvik is a composer, performer and makes an occasional cameo on the History Channel television series, Vikings.

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Hugjsá – Hugsjá

A project originally conceived to celebrate 2014’s bicentenary of the Norwegian Constitution, Skuggsjá – A Piece For Mind and Mirror (Season of Mist) was a collaborative record from Ivar Bjørnson of Enslaved, and Einar Selvik of Wardruna. After the success of that 2016 release, the pair rekindled their partnership and have now written follow-up piece Hugsjá (By Norse Music).

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