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Arbrynth

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LOCATION : Melbourne, Australia

Status : Active
Music : Folk Metal


MEMBERS :
Dodds : guitar, vocals
Pete : guitar, vocals
Junty : drums
Shane Smith : bass

Past members :
Tina : bass, vocals

Asenblut

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LOCATION : Göttingen, Germany

Status : Active
Music : Folk Metal


MEMBERS :
Tetzel von Asenblut : guitar, vocals
Claus Cleinkrieg : lead guitar
Balrogh : drums
Phil : bass


HISTORY :
Asenblut is a pagan metal band from Göttingen, Germany. The band's origins date back to 2006, but the "real" band was founded late 2007. Their style is blackened thrash metal with heroic lyrics settled in the Nordic/Germanic mythology.

Abinchova

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LOCATION : Lucerne, Switzerland

Status : Active
Music : Folk Metal


MEMBERS :
Mich : guitar
Alex : guitar
Wigi : bass
Mischa : drums
Patricia : keyboard
Nora : violin, vocals
Arnaud : vocals

Cave Growl

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LOCATION : Cergy, Île-de-France, France

Status : Split-up
Music : Folk Metal


MEMBERS :
Tritt (ex-NightCreepers) : bagpipes, guitar , growl
Kergan : bouzouki, tin whistle
Asatrol : fiddle
Borktak : bass
Rémi : guitar
Lagodas : drums
Chazoul : keyboard


HISTORY :
Founded in 2006, alcohol appeared like the main theme of the lyrics for the band that split-up in 2014.


RECORDINGS :
Demo from the Tavern, demo 2009
Quand la Gallia se dresse, split 2010
Something Drunk, album 2011


WEBSITES :
https://www.facebook.com/Cave-Growl-272324139444385/

Contact : N/A

Primordial

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LOCATION : Dublin, Ireland

Status : Active
Music : Folk Metal


MEMBERS :
A.A. Nemtheanga : vocals
Ciáran MacUiliam : guitar
Micheál O'Floinn : guitar
Pól MacAmlaigh : bass
Simon O'Laoghaire : drums

Northern Sword

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LOCATION : Royal Oak, Michigan, USA

Status : On hold
Music : Folk Metal


MEMBERS :
Mark Chandler : lead guitar, orchestration
Richard Hakli : vocals
Klaus Burridge : rhythm guitar
Nathan Dubetz : bass
Jayson Cessna : drums

Gwendal

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LOCATION : Brittany, France

Status : Active
Music : Celtic Folk / Rock


MEMBERS :
Youenn Le Berre : flutes, bombard, bagpipes
Vincent Leutreau : fiddle
Ludo Mesnil : guitars
Jérôme Guéguen : keyboards
Pascal Sarton : bass
David Rusaouen : drums

Past member :
Jean-Marie Renard : guitars


HISTORY :
Jean-Marie Renard & Youenn Le Berre founded the band in 1972. Gwendal mixes Celtic traditional music with jazz and rock music. Gwendal sound can be heard through their website.

RECORDINGS :
Irish Jig, album 1974
Joe cant's reel, album 1976
À vos désirs - Rainy day, album 1977
4, album 1977
En Concert, live album 1991
Locomo, album 1983
Danse la musique, album 1985
Glen river, album 1989
Les Plus Belles Chansons de Gwendal, compilation 1994
Pan Ha Diskan, album 1995
Aventures Celtiques, compilation 1998
War Raog, album 2005
Le Best Of, compilation 2008
Live in Getxo, live album 2016


WEBSITES :
http://www.gwendal.eu/
https://www.facebook.com/Gwendal-256977294387369

Contact : N/A

Triskell

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LOCATION : Brest, Brittany, France

Status : Split-up
Music : Celtic Harp


MEMBERS :
Hervé Quéfféléant : celtic harp, vocal, tin whistle.
Pol Quéfféléant : celtic harp, guitar
Patrick Audouin : keyboards.
Mikaël Cozien : bagpipes.
Xavier Lecomte : violin.


HISTORY :
Twins Quéfféléant discovered Alan Stivell in the 60's and then, decided to learn harp and found a band first named "An Triskell" in 1970. They removed "An" some years later.


RECORDINGS :
Musiques celtiques, album 1973
Dans plinn, album 1973
An Triskell, album 1975
Kroaz hent, album 1976
Spécial instrumental Harpes celtiques, album 1978
Troñ Doue, album 1979
C'était... , album 1983
Ondée, album 1988
Rowen tree, album 1992
Harpes celtiques, album 1994
Triskell daou, album 1998
Télenn vor, album 2003


WEBSITES :
N/A

Contact : N/A