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The Bartender’s Guide to Airwaves

As Airwaves grows nearer, it’s time to ask for advice about what to do, what to drink and where to go when you’re not attending concerts, of course. There are plenty of things to do, to see and to experience but donR...
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Mammút

The group is a powerhouse on stage, delivering series of searing post-punk songs that are terrifically fractured and neurotic. Guitarists Arnar and Alexandra deliver notes in tight clusters, and the songs stike like stabs to th...
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Stroff

Stroff

The band Stroff was formed in early 2012 when guitarists Örn Ingi and Árni Thor met regularly to play. Then they got Markús, Harald and Friðrik in on it and all of the sudden they had a new band. Stroff members are not unac...
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Subminimal

Subminimal

Tjörvi Óskarsson has been making all kinds of music for years, but in the recent years his reputation has been growing in the local electronic music scene with more live performances and releases and remixes. His music is ins...
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BYRTA (FO)

BYRTA is a new pop duo from The Faroe Islands with members Guðrið Hansdóttir and Janus Rasmussen. Guðrið is best know as a singer-songwriter and Janus is best known for his role in Icelandic electro band Bloodgroup. They m...
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Borko

Borko

He has the beard of a freedom fighter and the battlefield is our hearts. Long before his debut album, ‘Celebrating Life,’ was released in 2008, Borko had been one of the most influential stalwarts in Reykjavík̵...
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Boogie Trouble

Boogie Trouble

Founded in late 2011, Boogie Trouble merges inspiration from the disco music of the ’70s with their own distinct sound. The band was formed by members from various Icelandic bands, including Rökkurró, Bárujárn, Útid...
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Bob Justman

Bob Justman

Icelandic singer/songwriter Bob Justman started playing acoustic gigs around Reykjavik in late 2004. His first release that same year was ‘Christmas Day’ a song donated to the charity compilation record ‘Ísla...
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Bloodgroup

    Great things often come from humble beginnings. From recording lo-fi pop songs in a run-down house on the East side of Iceland, electronic pop quartet Bloodgroup have blossomed into one of the most well-known Icel...
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Baby In Vain (DK)

Being but 17-19 years of age, these three girls have found impressively fast footing in a genre most often dominated by middleaged men. They play an updated 2012 version of ’90s stoner rock and grunge, with heavy guitar r...
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Auxpan

Auxpan, also known as Elvar Már Kjartansson, is based in Reykjavík and Seyðisfjörður, Iceland. He has been working with electronic music for over ten years as Auxpan and has participated in numerous projects as such. He ma...
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Ásgeir

Ásgeir

At just 21 years of age, Ásgeir made something of a sensation in his native Iceland with the release of ‘Dýrð í dauðaþögn’ last September. His beautiful, melancholic songs and their unusual poetry, written m...
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Árstiðir

Árstíðir

Árstíðir’s arresting six‐part vocal harmonies and lush instrumentation set them apart, effusing a warm tide of resonant acoustic and baritone guitars, virtuosic piano, and melismatic strings. The result is an uncommonly ...
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Árni²

Árni² are Árni Valur (DJ / producer) and Árni Grétar (Producer / Möller Records). Árni Valur was a member of Den Nard Husher and techno duo Vector and Árni Grétar has been producing music under the moniker Futuregraphe...
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Aragúi

Aragrúi

Aragrúi started playing in 2011 have since had some style and member changes. Playing cute-pop-nightmare music, in their spare time, Aragrúi likes to be poetic, make music and be awesome. They are so looking forward to seeing...
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Anna von Hausswolff (SE)

Anna von Hausswolff (SE)

It begins with the sound of a church organ, an arpeggio played on the lower notes, a melody teased out in the higher register, before a snare drum beats out an ominous, stuttering tattoo. Three minutes in, guitars begin to rumb...
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