- Vanaheim (band)
Infobox musical artist
Name = Vanaheim
Background = group_or_band
Years_active = 1995 - 1999
Label = Dawn of sadness Edge Runner
Vanaheim was a
Viking metalband from Bærumin Norway. The band was formed in 1995by several local bands in the area.
Vanaheim was formed in Bærum in the mid 90s of several local band members from the area.The band had a unique way of playing, with a mix of epic, medieval, fantasy, death, black and dark doom metal.The lyrics are about epic fantasy stories and medieval tales.
Their first (
En Historie) demo was only sent to a few companies, but they never got any record deal.A year later they released Helter og Kongers Fallwhich was promoted all over the world and received good critics.In 1999 the band dissolved due to several projects including Frostmoon, Susperiaand Ringnevond.Vanaheim is now distributed and promoted by Dawn of Sadness.
*Marius Johansen - Vocal
*Jon Rasmussen- Guitar/Vocal
Elvorn(Christian Hagen) - Guitar
*Rune Tyvold - Guitar
*Nevrod (Fredrik Haraldsen) - Synth
Memnock(Håkon Didriksen) - Bass
*Daukjøtt (Pål Mathisen) - drums
*Øyvind Skog - drums
*Lars Håkon Olsen - Bass
En Historie" (1997)
Helter og Kongers Fall" (1998)
* [http://www.dawnofsadness.com/vanaheim/ Official site]
* [http://www.metal-archives.com/band.php?id=12542 Vanaheim at Metal-archives]
* [http://www.tartareandesire.com/bands/vanaheim.html Info about Vanaheim]
* [http://www.rusmetal.ru/vae_solis/vanaheim.htm Interview with Jon Rasmussen and Nevrod]
* [http://www.rockdetector.com/artist,42026.sm Vanaheim at Rockdetector.com]
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