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Iceland Airwaves Label Nights: Babel

Árni Grétar, also known as Futuregrapher, is a leading figure in Icelandic electronic music and a big part of the Möller label. We caught up with him to discuss their takeover of the Harlem bar & venue, entitled Babel, a...
 
 
Zola Jesus (US)

Zola Jesus Embraces The Cold

Zola Jesus, aka Nika Roza Danilova, went a long way in a short time. From art-school-solo-project beginnings, her early lo-fi recordings grabbed the attention of an international audience hungry for artistically-minded pop, an...
 
 
Jofridur

Darkling I Listen – Jófríður Ákadóttir soars on the wings of poesy

Wunderkind Jófríður Ákadóttir has the unaffected calm (and charm) you might expect from someone who, at 19, is already a veteran of the Icelandic music scene. Having won the Icelandic Battle of the Bands in 2011 with three...
 

 
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Högni Interviews DJ Flugvél Og Geimskip

What do you talk about in your music? I talk about things that are not at all what they seem; things that you can just get a glimpse of in the dark night; things that prefer disguise; things that make the world more alive and e...
 
 
ALEXPHOTOHERE

The Bringer Of Light

As a core member of the Bedroom Community label, Daníel Bjarnason has been composing music that stretches and warps the concepts and expectations towards what is considered “classical music.” His 2010 debut album, ‘Proce...
 

 
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Daníel Bjarnason Interviews Vök

Photo by Axel Sigurðarson I understand that Músiktilraunir marked the first time that you played a show. Has your music changed since you’ve played more shows? Well of course our music has changed or evolved rather, and ho...
 
 
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Jófríður interviews Arnljótur

Do you have a fashion idol? There’s nobody in particular, although I have gone through my phases. When I was a kid it was Captain Hook and then as a teenager it was hippy culture, which I’m actually still pretty into despit...
 
 
Girls In Hawaii (BE)

Girls In Hawaii, Dreaming Of Iceland

Melancholic indie sextet Girls In Hawaii are the only band from Belgium at Iceland Airwaves this year. Formed in 2002, they’re returning after a two-year hiatus that resulted from the sudden loss of their drummer in 2010....