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An Evening with Ólafur Arnalds

by Chris Sea, photos by Markus Moises.

It began with a procession of kids, mostly bespectacled, getting on a large bus from BSÍ to Hljómahöll, weathering a grey day. From the drab that …

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Secret Solstice: Highlights

First, I should say congrats to Solstice for putting on an awesome festival on their first go. Seriously. Artist areas – top notch. Organization – top notch. Facilities, top notch. …

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Arto Lindsay

Third rails and rats, meet peysur.
by Chris Sea

warning: this review contains large amounts of due deference…and that’s because I love this man’s music. i even have a concert series, the …

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Videos shot in Iceland.

Music Videos featuring Iceland’s Emotional Landscapes

Yearly more and more tourists bring a visit and shoot a giga amount of videos and photos of Iceland Naturally. For years makers of commercials …

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The Universe and Me

Songs about Stars, Planets and Moons in Icelandic music

I got the idea of putting some songs together about the sun, stars, planets and moons, by hearing the name Starwalker, a …

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Eat the menu

Songs about food & drinks in the Icelandic music history.

Eating and drinking are primordial needs of humans. So the Icelandic species have to fill their stomachs too. The …

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Lucky Records

Ingvar Geirsson started Lucky Records back in 2005. He got a booth at Reykjavík’s flea market near the harbour, Kolaportið, for 4 years. The name was derived from Ingvar’s DJ …

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Iceland, (my story)

(Halo Between’s Project)

My fortunes changed the day I set foot on that island, like the day that man landed on the moon. The word Iceland in many contexts means to …

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Bedroom Community

When was the label founded?
Bedroom Community label was founded in 2006.

Who were the founders of the label?
Valgeir Sigurðsson together with Ben Frost and Nico Muhly were the founders.

Why was the …

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Halli Valli: Living on the Edge

Halli Valli is the singer-guitarist of the post-punk band Æla (Puke), famous for its explosive performances. Frontman Halli Valli is a master in jumping on/off stage as an absurd acrobate, …

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