Sound Of The Day : Syven

Syven create ritualistic music that enables you to transcend this mortal coil. I've been obsessively listening to their second album Corpus Christi for weeks now. Once it's finished I start it over again...and this can go on for hours at a time. It's an exquisite work of art that has left a lasting imprint on… Continue reading Sound Of The Day : Syven

Sound Of The Day : Satanic Warmaster

Sorry about the brief pause, I've been in transit for the past few days. However, I'm back on track with one of the finest black metal releases of 2014 - Fimbulwinter by the mighty Satanic Warmaster. I recommend you spend the next 51 minutes and 42 seconds not doing very much, except for tuning yourself… Continue reading Sound Of The Day : Satanic Warmaster

Attention Wyrd Writers…The North Calls

Does your heart have a space reserved for the folklore of Scandinavia? Do you write poetry or prose? Could you create a piece of writing about the creatures that dwell in the mountains, forests and fjords? If you think you could weave a few thousand words into a literary feast, then have a read of… Continue reading Attention Wyrd Writers…The North Calls

Wyrd Words & Effigies: The Definitive Interview List

Wyrd Words & Effigies has been in action since May 2013. In the months that have passed since then, many interviews have been conducted, with all sorts of creative beings who aren't afraid to explore the darkness and the treasures it hides. Underneath you’ll find all of our interviews to date, for you to browse… Continue reading Wyrd Words & Effigies: The Definitive Interview List

Interview : Finnish Black Metal Band Förgjord

Förgjord are, in my opinion, one of Finland’s supreme black metal exports, and to have them feature on Wyrd Words & Effigies is an honour of the highest degree. What's Förgjord’s back story? When did the band come into existence? It was almost twenty years ago when Prokrustes formed the band with two other members.… Continue reading Interview : Finnish Black Metal Band Förgjord