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The band composed and performed music for the History Channel's ''Series/{{Vikings}}'', and Selvik also contributed to the soundtrack of ''VideoGame/AssassinsCreedValhalla''.

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The band composed band's music didn't go unnoticed among some creators of modern Viking age-related fiction, as they got to compose and performed perform music for the History Channel's ''Series/{{Vikings}}'', and Selvik also contributed to the soundtrack of ''VideoGame/AssassinsCreedValhalla''.


Wardruna is a Norwegian musical project that was started by Einar "[[MeaningfulName Kvitrafn]]" Selvik in 2003, along with Gaahl and Lindy Fay Hella. It's based on Myth/NorseMythology but is less about UsefulNotes/TheVikingAge and more about connecting to the spirituallity of the Norse and "strengthening old roots and sowing new seeds". The music is based on the poetic meters used in the ''Literature/PoeticEdda'' and the ''Rune Poems''. The goal was to release a trilogy based on the Elder Futhark and the Proto-Norse runes. The first album was called "''Gap Var Ginnunga''" and the second "''Yggdrasil''". The third album is called "''[[EndOfTheWorldAsWeKnowIt Ragnarök]]''". There's a [[TrilogyCreeo fourth]] coming in 2021, titled "''Kvitravn''".

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Wardruna is a Norwegian musical project that was started by Einar "[[MeaningfulName Kvitrafn]]" Selvik in 2003, along with Gaahl and Lindy Fay Hella. It's based on Myth/NorseMythology but is less about UsefulNotes/TheVikingAge and more about connecting to the spirituallity of the Norse and "strengthening old roots and sowing new seeds". The music is based on the poetic meters used in the ''Literature/PoeticEdda'' and the ''Rune Poems''. The goal was to release a trilogy based on the Elder Futhark and the Proto-Norse runes. The first album was called "''Gap Var Ginnunga''" and the second "''Yggdrasil''". The third album is called "''[[EndOfTheWorldAsWeKnowIt Ragnarök]]''". There's a [[TrilogyCreeo [[TrilogyCreep fourth]] coming in 2021, titled "''Kvitravn''".


Wardruna is a Norwegian musical project that was started by Einar "[[MeaningfulName Kvitrafn]]" Selvik in 2003, along with Gaahl and Lindy Fay Hella. It's based on Myth/NorseMythology but is less about UsefulNotes/TheVikingAge and more about connecting to the spirituallity of the Norse and "strengthening old roots and sowing new seeds". The music is based on the poetic meters used in the ''Literature/PoeticEdda'' and the ''Rune Poems''. The goal is to release a trilogy based on the Elder Futhark and the Proto-Norse runes. The first album was called "''Gap Var Ginnunga''" and the second "''Yggdrasil''". The third album is called "''[[EndOfTheWorldAsWeKnowIt Ragnarök]]''".

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Wardruna is a Norwegian musical project that was started by Einar "[[MeaningfulName Kvitrafn]]" Selvik in 2003, along with Gaahl and Lindy Fay Hella. It's based on Myth/NorseMythology but is less about UsefulNotes/TheVikingAge and more about connecting to the spirituallity of the Norse and "strengthening old roots and sowing new seeds". The music is based on the poetic meters used in the ''Literature/PoeticEdda'' and the ''Rune Poems''. The goal is was to release a trilogy based on the Elder Futhark and the Proto-Norse runes. The first album was called "''Gap Var Ginnunga''" and the second "''Yggdrasil''". The third album is called "''[[EndOfTheWorldAsWeKnowIt Ragnarök]]''". There's a [[TrilogyCreeo fourth]] coming in 2021, titled "''Kvitravn''".


* FolkMusic

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* FolkMusicFolkMusic: One of the leading bands of the Nordic folk subgenre.


The music is sung in Norwegian, Old Norse and Proto-Norse and is performed using ambient sounds and synths but mainly with instruments that was actually used by the norse. It's as close to real viking-music one can come.

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The music is sung in Norwegian, Old Norse and Proto-Norse and is performed using ambient sounds and synths but mainly with instruments that was actually used by the norse. It's as close to real viking-music as one can come.come.

See also Music/{{Heilung}}, another band inspired by Nordic cultural history.



The music is sung in Norwiegan, Old Norse and Proto-Norse and is performed using ambient sounds and synths but mainly with instruments that was actually used by the norse. It's as close to real viking-music one can come.

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The music is sung in Norwiegan, Norwegian, Old Norse and Proto-Norse and is performed using ambient sounds and synths but mainly with instruments that was actually used by the norse. It's as close to real viking-music one can come.


The band also composed music for the History Channel's ''Series/{{Vikings}}'', appropriately. Selvik also contributed to the soundtrack of ''VideoGame/AssassinsCreedValhalla''.

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The band also composed and performed music for the History Channel's ''Series/{{Vikings}}'', appropriately. and Selvik also contributed to the soundtrack of ''VideoGame/AssassinsCreedValhalla''.


The band also composed music for the History Channel ''Series/{{Vikings}}'', appropriately.

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The band also composed music for the History Channel Channel's ''Series/{{Vikings}}'', appropriately.appropriately. Selvik also contributed to the soundtrack of ''VideoGame/AssassinsCreedValhalla''.


Wardruna is a Norwegian musical project that was started by Einar "[[MeaningfulName Kvitrafn]]" Selvik in 2003, along with Gaahl and Lindy Fay Hella. It's based on Myth/NorseMythology but is less about being HornyVikings and more about connecting to the spirituallity of the Norse and "strengthening old roots and sowing new seeds". The music is based on the poetic meters used in the ''Literature/PoeticEdda'' and the ''Rune Poems''. The goal is to release a trilogy based on the Elder Futhark and the Proto-Norse runes. The first album was called "''Gap Var Ginnunga''" and the second "''Yggdrasil''". The third album is called "''[[EndOfTheWorldAsWeKnowIt Ragnarök]]''".

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Wardruna is a Norwegian musical project that was started by Einar "[[MeaningfulName Kvitrafn]]" Selvik in 2003, along with Gaahl and Lindy Fay Hella. It's based on Myth/NorseMythology but is less about being HornyVikings UsefulNotes/TheVikingAge and more about connecting to the spirituallity of the Norse and "strengthening old roots and sowing new seeds". The music is based on the poetic meters used in the ''Literature/PoeticEdda'' and the ''Rune Poems''. The goal is to release a trilogy based on the Elder Futhark and the Proto-Norse runes. The first album was called "''Gap Var Ginnunga''" and the second "''Yggdrasil''". The third album is called "''[[EndOfTheWorldAsWeKnowIt Ragnarök]]''".


The band also composed music for the ''Series/{{Vikings}}'' series, appropriately.

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The band also composed music for the ''Series/{{Vikings}}'' series, History Channel ''Series/{{Vikings}}'', appropriately.



* HornyVikings: Averted. More like HornySeidrmen.

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* HornyVikings: Averted. More like HornySeidrmen.Horny Seidrmen.


Wardruna is a Norwegian musical project that was started by Einar "[[MeaningfulName Kvitrafn]]" Selvik in 2003, along with Gaahl and Lindy Fay Hella. It's based on Myth/NorseMythology but is less about being HornyVikings and more about connecting to the spirituallity of the Norse and "strengthening old roots and sowing new seeds". The music is based on the poetic meters used in the PoeticEdda and the Rune Poems. The goal is to release a trilogy based on the Elder Futhark and the Proto-Norse runes. The first album was called "''Gap Var Ginnunga''" and the second "''Yggdrasil''". The third album is called "''[[EndOfTheWorldAsWeKnowIt Ragnarök]]''".

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Wardruna is a Norwegian musical project that was started by Einar "[[MeaningfulName Kvitrafn]]" Selvik in 2003, along with Gaahl and Lindy Fay Hella. It's based on Myth/NorseMythology but is less about being HornyVikings and more about connecting to the spirituallity of the Norse and "strengthening old roots and sowing new seeds". The music is based on the poetic meters used in the PoeticEdda ''Literature/PoeticEdda'' and the Rune Poems.''Rune Poems''. The goal is to release a trilogy based on the Elder Futhark and the Proto-Norse runes. The first album was called "''Gap Var Ginnunga''" and the second "''Yggdrasil''". The third album is called "''[[EndOfTheWorldAsWeKnowIt Ragnarök]]''".


The band composed music for, appropriately, the second season of ''Series/{{Vikings}}''.

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The band also composed music for, appropriately, for the second season of ''Series/{{Vikings}}''.''Series/{{Vikings}}'' series, appropriately.


The band composed music for the second season of Vikings.

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The band composed music for for, appropriately, the second season of Vikings.''Series/{{Vikings}}''.


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* MeanCharacterNiceActor: While not "mean", Einar has a very impressive vocal range and an especially rich baritone. This makes hearing his soft and calm speaking voice and his somewhat {{Adorkable}} attitude all the more jarring.



* [[OminousLatinChanting Ominous Norse Chanting]]



* [[TitleOnlyChorus Title Only Song]]: ''Thurs'' (''Giants'')

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* [[TitleOnlyChorus Title Only Song]]: TitleOnlyChorus: ''Thurs'' (''Giants'')

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* MeanCharacterNiceActor: While not "mean", Einar has a very impressive vocal range and an especially rich baritone. This makes hearing his soft and calm speaking voice and his somewhat {{Adorkable}} attitude all the more jarring.

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