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Iceland Airwaves 2014 Wrap-up

It keeps getting better.

When I attended my first Iceland Airwaves-festival in 2010 I got ecstatic about the huge amount and diversity of great music which was made in Iceland. There …

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Interview: Knife Fights

Simple yet energetic and noisy, there’s a new album from a new band in Iceland: “I need you to go to hell”, by Knife Fights. Consisting of Sigurður …

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Tónmatur Episode #2

Featuring: Zebra Katz, Kitty Von-Sometime, Frosti Gnarr, Lord Pusswhip,
Charlotte Sohm and Dýrfinna Benita

Photos courtesy of Flores Axel Böðvarsson. Theme song for the episode: Oceanic Date by Lord Pusswhip. Hello, and welcome …

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Zebra. F***in. Katz

Check out the audio interview first, if so inclined

I’m writing this review drenched in champagne. What can I possibly say about this show that would do it justice, that …

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ATP Iceland 2014: Saturday

Saturday’s music takes a turn for the experimental, electronic, and downright hypnotic, and after the intensity of Portishead the previous day, I thought it best to try discover lesser known …

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ATP Iceland 2014: Friday

Friday’s ATP was a beautifully eccentric and eclectic affair. Though there were a few bands that had a heavier sound, generally speaking, the sort of energy and fury of Thursdays’ …

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ATP Iceland 2014: Thursday

by Chris Sea

photos by Markus Moises

 

Where to begin detailing such a momentous occasion. With the marketing of the event complete, it’s now up to ATP to show us all why …

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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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