WARDRUNA - Runaljod - Ragnarok (Limited Picture Disc Vinyl)


Wardruna

2LP Double Gatefold Sleeve

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BY NORSE MUSIC

Date of release: Mar 19 2021


Wardruna reissues new Picture Disc Gatefold 2LP of their album "Runaljod - Ragnarok". It is the third installment in a trilogy of albums that began with "Runaljod - gap var Ginnunga" (2009) and continued with "Runaljod - Yggdrasil" (2013). In short, the ambitious idea behind the trilogy was to create musical interpretations of each of the twenty-four old Nordic runes. It proved to be a lengthy and challenging task. Some of the material on the album even date back to 2003 and the early stages of the project, when multi-instrumentalist and songwriter Einar Selvik started to develop the genre-defying sound and style that Wardruna have become known for. It is a contemporary sound, but one that is characterized by the use of old and historical instruments like Kraviklyra, taglharpe, goat horns, birch-bark lures and more. The vocals range from whispering voices to melodic song and mighty choirs. All performed with sincerity and conviction.

Musically and conceptually there is a clear continuity between all three of the albums, but with time and experience comes refinement. And new elements have certainly been added along the way. Most notable on "Runaljod - Ragnarok" is the use of the Scandinavian bronze lures, whose iconic sound and appearance make them a perfect fit with Wardruna's instrumentation and concept. Special guest performances by Einar's own children and Skarvebarna children's choir must also be noted.


Tracklisting:
1.Tyr
2.Urur
3.Isa
4.Mannar - Drivande
5.Mannar - Liv
6.Raido
7.Pertho
8.Odal
9.Wunjo
10.Runaljod

Vinyl release of Wardruna - Runaljod - Ragnarok (Limited Picture Disc Vinyl). Released through BY NORSE MUSIC and available on 2LP.


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WARDRUNA - Runaljod - Ragnarok (Limited Picture Disc Vinyl) (2LP)
Cat No: BNM002LPPIC
Barcode: 0612608050846
Packaging: 2LP Double Gatefold Sleeve
SKU 5290850
Barcode # 612608050846
Artist Wardruna
Artist/Author WARDRUNA
Shipping weight 0.8500kg
Format 2LP Double Gatefold Sleeve

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