Tag Archives: Myrkur

Metal By Numbers 4/8: Sales weigh a Gigaton

Posted by on April 8, 2020

  Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week.   At first, I wasn’t going to include Pearl Jam on here because, well, they’re not particularly metal. But we write about so many of their peers (Soundgarden, Foo Fighters, Stone Temple Pilots) […]

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Metal By Numbers 4/1: Welcome to the new and improved Metal By Numbers

Posted by on April 1, 2020

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week.   I’ve been writing the Metal By Numbers column for about 7 1/2 years now, and I think it’s about time for change. Something’s been missing from this column and for years I haven’t […]

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New & Noteworthy: March 20th – New Music for your Quarantine

Posted by on March 20, 2020

New & Noteworthy is a weekly column in which we highlight some of the newest rock and metal releases coming out each week. This week features new music from Lucifer, Myrkur, and more. For last week’s new releases you can check out the last New & Noteworthy, and for the latest sales numbers Metal by […]

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Myrkur streaming new song “Gudernes Vilje”

Posted by on March 3, 2020

Myrkur’s new album, Folkesange, will be released on March 20th via Relapse Records. Today (03), the artist has shared the third single from the upcoming release with “Gudernes Vilje,” which translates to “The Will of the Gods.” The track features a number of instruments including piano, violin, mandola, and cello. Myrkur comments:  “I wrote this […]

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Myrkur premieres “Leaves of Yggdrasil” music video

Posted by on February 11, 2020

Myrkur is gearing up for her new album Folkesange, which is scheduled to arrive on March 20th via Relapse Records. The Danish multi-instrumentalist has already unveiled “Ella,” and today (11th), Amalie Bruun has unleashed the new song, “Leaves of Yggdrasil.” The artist has once-again teamed up with filmmaker Mats Ek to premiere a video for […]

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Myrkur premieres new song “Ella,” new album arriving in March

Posted by on January 14, 2020

  Myrkur (Amalie Bruun) has announced her new album Folkesange will be released on March 20th via Relapse Records. The follow-up to 2017’s Mareridt will take listeners on an emotional ride based on today’s turbulent times. Once again, her third album will continue to blend black metal with traditional folk and you can hear it […]

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Watch The Smashing Pumpkins and Myrkur perform Black Sabbath’s “Snowblind”

Posted by on June 18, 2019

The Smashing Pumpkins invited Myrkur (Amalie Bruun) onstage during the group’s Download festival performance on Sunday (16th) to perform the Black Sabbath cover of “Snowblind.” This isn’t the first time Bruun joined the group onstage as it was last year we saw her join forces with the band to perform Fleetwood Mac’s “Landslide.” This time […]

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Myrkur premiere “Bonden og Kragen” Music Video

Posted by on December 6, 2018

Tomorrow (7th), Myrkur’s new EP Juniper is scheduled to arrive. The artist has already shared the title track and now, she’s unveiled a video of her reinterpretation for the Danish folk song, “Bonden og Kragen.” (or Kragevise).   Myrkur commented: “The song dates back to around 1600. It exists in many different versions, including Swedish […]

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Myrkur unveils video for “Juniper”

Posted by on November 14, 2018

Danish multi-instrumentalist Myrkur has announced the December 7th release of Juniper. A two song EP containing the title track “Juniper,” and a popular Danish folk song entitled “Bonden og Kragen.” Today (14th), Myrkur has unveiled the Philippe de Grenade directed video for “Juniper.” The clip was filmed on super 16mm film and it takes you on an eerie and […]

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Myrkur joins The Smashing Pumpkins to perform Fleetwood Mac’s “Landslide”

Posted by on October 22, 2018

The Smashing Pumpkins recently brought their latest effort Shiny and Oh So Bright, Vol.1 / LP: No Past. No Future. No Sun overseas as the band held two performances in the UK and Italy. Myrkur (Amalie Bruun) opened up for the group as the band also invited the black metal artist to join them onstage […]

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