EINHERJER To Reunite For Germany's RAGNARÖK VI FESTIVAL

Norwegian "Viking metal" pioneers EINHERJER will reunite for an appearance at the Ragnarök VI Festival, set to take place April 17-18, 2009 in Lichtenfels, Germany. Also newly confirmed for the event are FEJD from Sweden and ALKONOST from Russia.

The festival billing is shaping up as follows (in alphabetical order):

ADORNED BROOD (D)
ALESTORM (UK)
ALKONOST (RUS)
ARKONA (RUS)
EINHERJER (NOR)
FEJD (SWE)
FINSTERFORST (D)
FJOERGYN (D)
HEIDEVOLK (NL)
KIVIMETSÄN DRUIDI (FIN)
KORPIKLAANI (FIN)
MELECHESCH (ISR / NL)
MIDNATTSOL (D)
TYR (FO)
YGGDRASIL (SWE)

Tickets are available for 35 euros at www.ragnaroek-festival.com.

Often cited as the leading "viking metal" act, Haugesund-based EINHERJER released several albums and EPs (1994's "Aurora Borealis" EP, 1995's "Leve Vikingånden", 1996's "Dragons of the North", 1997's "Far Far North" EP, 1998's "Odin Owns Ye All", 2000's "Norwegian Native Art" and 2003's "Blot") before folding in May of 2004.

EINHERJER's "Ironbound" video (taken from 2003's "Blot"):

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