Wardruna is a Norwegian musical project based on Nordic spiritualism and the runes of the Elder Futhark. It was started by Einar "Kvitrafn" Selvik in 2003, along with Gaahl and Lindy Fay Hella.
The band began in 2003 and have since released three full-length albums, each based on a set of runes. Their third album, Runaljod - Ragnarok, was released in 2016.
Wardruna make significant use of traditional instruments including deer-hide frame drums, Kraviklyra, tagelharpe, mouth harp, goat horn and lur.
Non-traditional instruments and other sources of sound like trees, rocks, water and torches are also used.