Maus “Lof Mér Að Falla Að Þínu Eyra”
The band Maus was formed in 1993 by singer/guitarist Birgir Örn Steinarsson (Biggi), drummer Daníel Þorsteinsson (Danni, “Krei-C”), bass player Eggert Gíslason, and guitarist Páll Ragnar Pálsson (Palli). In 1994 Maus won the famous Músiktilraunir (Musical Experiments, a sort of Battle of the Bands for youngsters and teenagers) competition.
The third album was released on 4. November 1997 on the Sproti Label (Sproti002).
Roger O’Donnell of the band The Cure appears as a guest keyboardist on almost all of the 10 tracks on this album entitled “Lof Mér Að Falla Að Þínu Eyra” (translates as “Let me slide toward your ear” or “Let me fit your ear”). All lyrics were written by Biggi. Cover Art by the band, Magnús Unnar & Kristinn Gunnar Blöndal.
About 3.200 copies were sold in Iceland. “Album as close to perfect as an album can get” (in a Review by the prominent journalist Árni Matthíasson in Morgunblaðið Newspaper on 16. November 1997).
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