Nydvind was formed in 2001 and is a band playing Heathen Nordic Metal in honor of Mother Nature.
The founding member is multi-instrumentalist Richard Loudin, better known as Yoltar,
whom is also presently behind the reins for Celtic metallers, Bran Barr.
Nydvind's current line-up consists of Yoltar on guitars, Loic Courtete (Heol Telwen,
Bran Barr, Inborn Suffering) on guitars/vocals, Olivier Sans (Bran Barr) on bass,
and JuanJo 'JuanJolocaust' Esquivel (Aes Dana) on drums.