Kurgan Compass™

Album Review:
HULKOFF — ‘Ragnarök’

Swedish folk metal hero steps up the metal for ‘Ragnarök’ in two languages, has HULKOFF’s third solo album been worth waiting for?

November 20, 2021 — Considering the dominance of Scandinavian folk metal in the late 90s, it is amazing how folk metal has exploded and become a key factor in the ascension of global metal, with acts as diverse as The Hu, Bloodywood, and Nine Treasures flying the flag for how folk metal allows international artists to explore a love for the genre while championing their national and cultural identities.


Hulkoff’s ‘Pansarfolk’ is Wild Folk Metal Brilliance

Ambition is in no short supply where HULKOFF is concerned — the new Pansarfolk is released as a duo-lingual album split between English and Swedish vocals.

October 6, 2020 — Back in 2017, Swedish composer and metal extraordinaire Pär Hulkoff embarked on his first solo musical odyssey. Worlds away from the staccato-industrial metal stylings of Raubtier (a highly successful band he created in 2008 and has fronted ever since) and the sunshine-and-Western-soaked vibes of his.. FULL STORY »

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