Ironsword is a Barbaric Metal band from Portugal. The band was formed in early 1995 by Tann, who then played all instruments, except for the drums, by himself. A drum machine had to be used since he first couldn't find decent musicians for his band. He used 4 tracker to record a 15 minute promo-tape which featured 3 songs, and this was the first release by the band.IRONSWORD GENRES
Since then the band has released two studio albums, Ironsword in 2002 and Return of the Warrior in 2004.
Tann no longer plays all instruments, instead he's the singer and guitarist, Maalm is the drummer and Rick Thor the bass player.
IRONSWORD LYRICAL THEMES
War, fantasy, metal
Portugal (Lisboa), formed in 1995
IRONSWORD CURRENT RECORD LABEL
Shadow Kingdom Records
IRONSWORD CURRENT LINE-UP
Tann - vocals, guitar (formerly all instruments) ex-(Moonspell, ex-Decayed, ex-Alastor (Prt) , ex-Cunnilingus (Prt))
Rick Thor - bass (Filii Nigrantium Infernalium)
Maalm - drums (Namek)
IRONSWORD PREVIOUS LINE-UP
Vic "Axemaster" - bass (ex-Decayed)
Ric "Hammer" - drums
Johnny Storm - drums