California, United States
Formed Feb 1st 2010, Helsótt is a melding of American Thrash/Death and Pagan Metal. Very melodic and very brutal music sets the pace for a high energy live act that can only be described as crushing. The name, Helsótt, is Teutonic for “Fatal Illness”
Helsótt has supported national and international acts such as: Finntroll, Ensiferum, Nile, Ex Deo, Turisas, Nevermore, Suidakra, Eluveitie, Alestorm, Arkona, Fear Factory, Rotting Christ, Epica, Death Angel, Hate, Kampfar, Vreid, Keep of Kalessin, Warbringer, Mayhem, Destruction, Heathen, Goatwhore, Possessed and many more.
The band has also been added to the Paganfest America IV roster, with Ensiferum, Tyr, Heidevolk, and Trollfest.
Fólkvangr EP (2012) – Review
Mikey “Mjölnir” Muller-Bass
Cooper “Imploder” Dustman-Drums