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Friday, February 26, 2021

Einherjer announced their eighth studio album “North Star”

Viking Metal pioneers Einherjer will release their eighth studio album, “North Star”, on February 26, proving their status as the pioneers of blending Nordic Black Metal and Folk Metal genres into pure Norse Heavy Metal once again.

The album marks the band’s return to Napalm Records after 25 years, and the release of their legendary “Dragons Of The North” album (1996), which will be re-released as a re-mastered version on February 26 as well.

Sebastian Kessler, Metal Hammer Germany:

“Einherjer continue their development on North Star and increase the hit density and accessibility once again without losing old fans. Strong move!”

1. The Blood And The Iron
2. Stars
3. West Coast Groove
4. Ascension
5. Higher Fire
6. Echoes In Blood
7. Listen To The Graves
8. Chasing The Serpent

 

“North Star” will be available in the following formats:

– LP Gatefold Vinyl Marble Green transparent with black + Slipmat + Poster – strictly limited to 200 copies (Napalm Records mailorder only)
– LP Gatefold Vinyl Gold – strictly limited to 300 copies (Napalm Records mailorder only)
– LP Gatefold Vinyl Red
– LP Gatefold Vinyl Black
– 1 CD Digipack
– Digital album

Einherjer will re-release their groundbreaking debut album, “Dragons Of The North”, in the year of its 25th anniversary in a re-mastered version! The seminal work of pioneering Viking Metal masters Einherjer has stood the test of time with a legacy that continues to this day. The 1996 classic album “Dragons Of The North” has paved the genre’s path for years to come and will now be re-released after its initial release on Napalm Records 25 years ago!

Available as Black Vinyl Gatefold LP, as well as Blue/White Vinyl Gatefold LP (limited to 300 copies), this is a must have for fans of early northern Viking Metal with Black Metal inspired production and sound!

1. Dragons of the North
2. Dreamstorm
3. Forever Empire
4. Conquerer
5. Fimbul Winter
6. Storms of the Elder
7. Slaget ved Hafrsfjord
8. Ballad of the Swords

 

“Dragons Of The North” will be available in the following formats:

– LP Gatefold Vinyl Inkspot Blue/White & Poster – strictly limited to 300 copies (Napalm Records mailorder only)
– LP Gatefold Vinyl Black & Poster
– 1-CD Jewel Case
– Digital album