OT: Regin Smiður
- Way Cool!
Regin Smiður is an old Faroese ballad telling the tale of Regin the
blacksmith and his part in the destiny of Sigfried Dragonslayer.
Regin plots to decieve Sigfried but Odin makes sure that Sigfried is
well informed and eventually Sigfried slays Regin as well as the
About the recording and the action:
Regin Smiður was recorded in Jomsborg Viking Festival 1.-3. august
2003 and includes some liveshots from concerts. In the video, Týr
are performing together with vikings from the Festival. In the first
scenes, Týr are welcomed at the high table of noble chieftains from
Germany. The fight scenes are from the festivals live performance,
great battles between vikings and slavs at Jomsborg. The fight-
scenes where Heri is included is performed by the vikinggroups Kruki
and Wataha. The artwork of Ingólfur Júlíusson is nothing short of
fabulous. He has captured the true viking spirit.
Ingólfur Júlíusson, Kruki, Wataha and the German vikings