Runhild Gammelsæter Bio
Artist: Runhild Gammelsæter
Members: Runhild Gammelsæter
Associated Acts: Thorr’s Hammer (1994-1995, 2009- ), Decay (2009 - )
Runhild Gammelsæter as solo artist (2007- ), Khlyst (2006- 2008)
Sunn O))) as guest artist (2001), Fleurety as guest artist (2009)
Hometown: Oslo, Norway
Fun Fact: Owns a black Gibson Flying-V, 1983 model
Discograhy: Runhild Gammelsæter Amplicon. Utech Records (URCD017 /
URSK3) 2008. CD.
Fleurety Ingentes Atque Decorii Vexilliferi Apokalypsishis. Aesthetic
Death Records 2009. 7” EP.
Khlyst Chaos Is My Name. Hydra Head Records (HYRA 62283) 2006. CD/DVD
Sunn O))) White 1. Southern Lord Records (sunn25 / STHL 25) 2003.
Thorr’s Hammer Dommedagsnatt. Southern Lord Records (sunn1 / STHL 1)
1998 (CD), 1996 (MC) MC/CD/LP/Etched vinyl/Gatefold LP
Years Active: 1994 -
Genre: Experi-metal, drone, amplification, witch-gore,
RIYL: Thorr’s Hammer, Khlyst, Sunno))), Nico, Diamanda Galas, gorgeous
nightmares, damaged electronics
Bio: As a musician Runhild is best known as vocalist in Seattle based
doom act Thorr’s Hammer with Stephen O’Malley and Greg Anderson
(SunnO)))), who released Dommedagsnatt in 1994. Thorr’s Hammer
recently reunited and played several festivals in Europe. She also
appears as guest vocalist on the SunnO))) record White One. In 2006
Runhild and James Plotkin (Khanate, OLD) formed the duo Khlyst,
releasing Choas Is My Name. In 2008 she released the solo record
Amplicon and in 2009 she formed Project Decay with Even Helte
Hermansen (Shining, Bushmans Revenge) and Anders Bakke (She Said
Other projects include Drekkingjarhylur with Tracy Keats Wilson
(Dahlia Seed) and vocals on Fleurity Descent Into Darkness.
Runhild is also a scientist holding a PhD in cell physiology and works
in the biotech industry.
photographer Brian Sweeney.
Runhild's Website : http://www.runhild.org/
Utech Records: http://www.utechrecords.com/
Last FM Page: http://www.last.fm/music/