Related Information for Einherjer There are 2 bands named Einherjer.1) Viking metal band from Norway.2) Rock band from Germany.1) THE BEGINNINGā€¦ Einherjer was formed in January 1993 by Frode Glesnes (Guitar) and Gerhard Storesund (Drums). Based in Haugesund, a small town on the west coast of Norway.THE NAMEā€¦ The name Einherjer is taken from Norse mythology, Einherjer is a Viking's life after death. When a Viking was slain in battle, he was brought to Valhalla by the Valkyries, to join the arm.. read more