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Release date: 26 November 2001
Style: Viking folk metal

Rating:

8.8 | 477 votes

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89 want it
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01. Tyven
02. Sankarihauta
03. Kylän Päässä
04. Hiidenpelto incl. Häpeän Hiljaiset Vedet
05. Aurinko Ja Kuu
06. Sankaritarina

Top 20 albums of 2001: 7
Top 200 albums of all time: 142

Review
Lyrics (5)


Line-up
Ville Seponpoika Sorvali - vocals, bass
Markus Eurén - keyboards
Henri ''Urponpoika'' "Trollhorn" Sorvali - guitars, keyboards
Mitja Harvilahti - guitars
Marko Tarvonen - drums

Session musicians
Janne Perttilä - vocals, handclaps


Additional info
Song titles in English:
01 - Serene
02 - Warrior's Grave
03 - A Village Away
04 - Field of the Devil
05 - The Sun and the Moon
06 - Warrior's Tale

The album title means ''Of Strength and Honour''.

Recorded and mixed at Tico Tico Studio by Ahti "Witikaisen Ruletti" Kortelainen (30.07.2001-10.8.2001).
Mastered at Finnvox by Mika Jussila (28.08.2001).

Cover art by Skrymer.

Guest review by
Talvi

Rating:
10
To truly understand the rating I give to this album you must listen to the music; but don't listen to see if the vocals are good, or the drums, guitar or keyboard. Ok, you may say that this is a Viking metal album and metal is about... NO. This is a very atmospheric album, more than metal, and that is what it counts here. This album makes you travel through space and time to where Vikings live in wartime. And you are there. This is my feeling when listening to this. And you know what? I love Vikings!

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published 01.06.2006 | Comments (16)

Found in 25 lists
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Frudd The Folk, The Pagan And The Viking  | #22
JÄY Jay's Top Metal Albums...no Particular Order 2.0  | #74
Angel_Lament Top Folkish/Neofolk/Folkrock Albums  | #25
Morphis My Top 50  | #25
Alien1988 My TOP 200 Black Metal Albums  | #10
Windir 50 Albums Of Pure Eargasm For The Ages  | #47
moonsorrow1992 Top 30 Albums Of 2001  | #2
Rot Teufel 111 Albums Must Have  | #5
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ThunderAxe1989 - 11.10.2012 at 04:16  
Rating: 7 It's good. I think I still prefere Suden Uni though.
NocturnalStalker - 26.03.2013 at 16:59  
Rating: 9 One of my favourite Moonsorrow albums.
460498333 - 20.05.2013 at 13:18  
Rating: 10 The best album of moonsorrow
SUHAYL - 11.08.2013 at 01:46  
  BEST ALBUM 10/10

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