The Baltics have a lot of Folk Metal appeal, not only does it have incredible scenic beauty, but it is also very close historically and geographically to viking influence and it is one of those regions that, for the most part, maintained tradition in the face of Roman influence and later monastic crusaders. So it should come as no suprise that Romuvos from Lithuania can get tons of mileage by drawing from these aspects of Baltic heritage. In honour of their upcoming release, we contacted Velnias with some questions to find out more about their current project as well as their musical inspirations.
By: Jeff Rating: 8.5/10 Release: 16/3/2016 Label: No Colours Records Lithuania’s Romuvos have already released their 2nd epic album entitled “Infront Of Destiny” and we are now fortunate enough to now review it. I mentioned recently how there was a sore lacking of folk metal from Lithuania and luckily projects …Continue reading →
Life ends at some point anyhow Lithuania’s Romuvos have unleashed their 2nd album entitled “Infront Of Destiny” upon the unsuspecting masses. With a sound reminiscent of Bathory and Falkenbach, Romuvos weave tales of history and such and the new album makes for an epic listen. Sole musician and vocalist Velnias …Continue reading →
By: Matt Score: 8,5/10 Release: 30-4-2014 Label: No Colours Records One man, one epic sound Romuvan Dainas is the debut folk metal album from one man band, Romuvos. Velnias is the man behind the band, who was born in Lithuania and took on this personal project with great success. The …Continue reading →