REBELLION, the German band that features in its ranks former GRAVE DIGGER members Uwe Lulis (guitar) and Tomi Göttlich (bass),will release their new album, "Sagas of Iceland", on May 30 via Massacre Records. The follow-up to 2003's "Born a Rebel" will be the first part of a Viking trilogy based upon Ragnar Lodenhose ("Sons Of The Dragonslayer"),the Norwegian king Harald Harfager (who created the first united Norwegian kingdom),Eric the Red, and both Danish kings Sven Gabelbart ("Ruling The Waves") and Knut the Great. "Part 2" (estimated release in 2006) will deal with the Swedish and Russian Vikings and their glorious deeds. "Part 3" (estimated release in 2007) will be cover the "Edda" story collection where the listener will get more information about the mythology and the gods of the Vikings.
Check out audio samples of the tracks "Ynglinga Saga", "Sons of the Dragonslayer", "Canute the Great" and "Eric the Red" at this location.