Posts Tagged ‘Reviews 2012’

Nova Heart at Gamli Gaukurinn by Siggi

Ups And Downs At Gamli Gaukurinn

There may be gale force winds trying to blow festivalgoers towards the sea tonight, but there's not a lot that the weather can do to dampen spirits. The sky's clear, the northern lights are glowing and there are some seriously ...
by francine

Legend by Puffas

Youth Is Wasted On The Young…

It was halfway through the evening‘s music when I kept thinking of two pieces published by our paper. The first being last week's news item on a report that Iceland’s youth was becoming “more conservative,” the other be...
by Bob Cluness


Stafrænn Hákon at Amsterdam by Hlynur Hafsteinsson

A Night Of Confounded Expectations

Unlike many of the other venues - including Deutsche Bar across the road - there is no queue at Amsterdam for the first night of Airwaves, but that doesn't mean it's not the place to be. An extremely mixed, inclusive line-up is...
by Amy Liptrot


Keep It Simple

The small, dingy space of Faktory’s downstairs venue lent itself well to both the tranquil and the frenetic, as three varied electronic acts brought their own definitions of minimalism
by Joel Hoard