VREID is a norwegian black metal band that was founded after the legendary Windir band being dismantled due to the tragic death of their frontman Valfar. The group has released since 2004 a total of 7 albuns and 1 DVD, being their latest masterpiece “Sólverv”. The album was released last year October and nominated for the Norwegian grammy awards in the category of record of the year.
Hváll (bass, songwriter) has described their record:
Sólverv” is not just another album, this is the definition of our lives and heritage. We share a bond since our childhood days, and the fire burns stronger than ever. We strive for the timeless, and through our music we lose track of time.”
After the album release VREID was during october in the “Indie Recordings 10 Year Anniversary Tour” alongside Keep Of Kalessin and Vredehammer. With more than 500 shows in 25 different countries in renamed festivals like Wacken, Summer Breeze, Metal Camp and Inferno, VREID will play in Finland for the first time on the 16th of March 2016. This groundbreaking show will take place in the “On the Rocks” venue.
Tickets can be bought from www.tiketti.fi or at the door of the venue (14 – 17€).
Doors will open at 22:30 and show will start at 23:00.
Words by: Elsa Marques