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TYR announce live DVD, debut live single

A Night at the Nordic House (With the Symphony Orchestra of the Faroe Islands), Coming March 18th, 2022
Pre-Orders Available Today with Digital Single “By The Sword In My Hand”
Watch “By The Sword In My Hand”: youtu.be/SGZLvlJEYdw

TÝR delivers a stunning show performed live with the Symphony Orchestra of the Faroe Islands. This special event was recorded at The Nordic House in Tórshavn, the Faroes on February 8th, 2020. This seismic live album will be available on Metal Blade Records on 2 LP (gatefold, with insert, poster, digital download), a 2 CD/DVD digi-book set with 12-page booklet, and everywhere digital music is sold on March 18th, 2022.

Working with the Symphony Orchestra was without a doubt one of the highlights of our careers,” admits vocalist Heri Joensen. “The feeling of sheer sophisticated power behind us was extraordinarily uplifting. We were awed by how well the songs worked in a symphonic setting. ‘By The Sword In My Hand’, for example, seems to take on a new life. It is based on a Nordic traditional melody, and the lyrics are about Sigmundur Brestisson, Faroese Viking chieftain who, on behalf of the king Olaf of Norway, forcibly Christianized the Faroes. We are very excited to finally release a live DVD, CD and LP, and even with the incredible new artwork by Gyula Havancsák, that excellently captures the epic atmosphere of the event. In other news, our team is working on tours, festivals and shows, so please stay tuned and patient. We hope to see you all soon!

Pre-Orders for the album are available at: metalblade.com/tyr

European Variants:
180g Black
Crimson Red Marbled (limited 300)
Twilight Blue Marbled (limited 200)
Olive Green Marbled (limited 200)
US Variant:
Ochre Brown Marbled
Band Exclusive:
Bright Red Marbled (limited to 200)

All TÝR tour dates: tyr.fo/shows

A Night at the Nordic House Track Listing:
01. Hel’s Prelude
02. Gates of Hel
03. Grindavísan
04. Sunset Shore
05. Ragnars Kvæði
06. Gavotte from Suite in G Minor
07. Blood of Heroes
08. Ramund Hin Unge
09. Hold the Heathen Hammer High
10. The Lay of Thrym
11. Tróndur í Gøtu
12. Mare of My Night
13. Turið Torkilsdóttir
14. Fire and Flame
15. Torkils Døtur
16. Ormurin Langi
17. By the Sword in My Hand
18. Álvur Kongur

Expertly balancing power and death metal, TYR perfect the Viking metal formula” – EXCLAIM
TYR have long ago laid claim to their seat in the folk metal genre – big, sweeping and epic” – METAL INJECTION
Powerful, heroic and memorable” – NEW NOISE

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