Viking Rock

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Not to be confused with Viking Metal which has its traditions in Heavy Metal.

Viking Rock (also known as Vikingarock in Swedish) is a form of Rock music derived from Punk Rock, especially Oi!, Rockabilly, New Wave and Street Punk alongside Traditional Swedish Folk music. Viking Rock takes its thematic imagery from 19th-century Viking romanticism, Vikings and Norse mythology as well as Swedish history all of which carry over to the lyrical themes.

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