askrinn Tag

In this brand new installment, instead of sharing bands that I personally discovered, I decided to invite Askrinn’s mastermind Valenten who has been kind enough to recommend 4 of his most favorite  underground albums of 2015. See what he has to say below. A bunch of days ago, I received an email from Lyubomir, proposing me to write an article in which I would showcase some of the black metal bands I had recently discovered. Although, it was a great idea and I felt delighted to write something for SBM again, IRead More
Askrinn - Hjørleifsljóð / support black metal

Posted On November 10, 2014By LifeloverIn Albums, Pagan/Epic

Askrinn – Hjørleifsljóð

Once I was told that some of the finest albums were made by one-man bands. To some extend this is true, especially nowadays. Many artists choose to work on their own despite it’s time-consuming, expensive and demands full devotion to make everything work together. Askrinn is a representative of the one-man group and in my opinion he’s got the potential of becoming one of the top ones. The mastermind who stands  behind this name is Valenten who demonstrates his talent on a number of levels. First off, running a one-manRead More

Posted On September 26, 2014By LifeloverIn News

Debut album of Askrinn coming in November

Askrinn (translated from old Norse “The Ashtree”) is a French pagan black metal act whose work is heavily inspired by Arckanum. So far the band’s discography consists of a single that is entitled “Fé Vældr Frænda Róge”, which is up for free streaming below. After a relatively long period, the time for the debut album “Hjørleifsljóð” has come.  The new opus is going to happen in November 2014 but bear in mind that it is limited to 60 copies CD edition. Pre-orders are yet available HERE. “Hjørleifsljóð” is an adaptationRead More