Sounds Like: Ensiferum, Arkona, Finntroll, Wintersun, Moonsorrow
Label: Maple Metal Records, MAPLE METAL RECORDS
Bio: The folkmetal band Valfreya takes the listener along a story based on norse mythology. Influenced by bands like Moonsorrow, Equilibrium and Wintersun, Valfreya takes on a more aggressive and energetic intake on the folk genre.
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“Rating: 9.2 out of 10 ///The half a year of cold climate in Canada is harsh, yet so beautiful as well. Guess that is why my country seems to be perfect for Viking Metal. We have been having an explosion of Viking Metal in the last little bit, seemingly we have a lot of Scandinavian blood in our melting pot of people – I guess. One of the newer acts that really are impressive in this eruption of the whole Canadian Viking Metal is Montreal’s Valfreya. With one of the most amazing female vocalists that can do both the sweet clean vocals to the nearly Black Metal growls that fit perfectly with their aggressive style they seem to reshape the whole Viking/Folk Metal and mould it into something that it should have been years ago. You cannot ignore this metallic force. Heavier with less acoustic instruments, Valfreya brings Viking Metal even closer to Metal, and the results are going to be a classic. I was enthralled by every track as the album......”