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Readers choice, top 10 Icelandic bands

Last week I posted 15 bands I thought you should know.  The response to that blog was somewhat incredible in my little blog world.  Some of you are very, VERY, angry individuals, both towards the bands chosen as well as the person who’d dare pick some and leave others out.  841 more words


What about Bob

At ATP Iceland this year, I had the pleasure to run into a certain journalist in Iceland.  I’m being honest in saying it’s a pleasure as he’s about as delightfully entertaining as it gets.  408 more words


Stop & Listen

 I was strolling up Laugavegur a few weeks ago, enjoying the summer hubub and lazily passing the day wandering, when I passed by Myndra having an informal performance. 47 more words


Tónlist Tuesday: Páll Óskar

 I haven’t done a Tónlist Tuesday post in a while, and this will be my 200th post on this blog, so let’s do something big!…..Páll Óskar: Iceland’s Prince of Pop. 99 more words


And the bands keep coming for Airwaves '14

Another chunk o’bands have been released.  This brings the announced total to 124, 63 of which are Icelandic.  A lot of Icelandic veterans playing this year such as Sóley, Prins Póló, For a Minor Reflection and Validmar, and there are even more newbies that I look forward to hearing. 149 more words


Saturday Music Interlude -- Northern Latitude Update -- Thus Owls, First Aid Kit, and Olafur Arnalds

The last few months have seen some interesting music come from our friends of the northern latitudes.  Here is some great music inspired by or from the land of long winters and the midnight sun. 165 more words


Feminist Tracks: Samaris' Silkidrangar

Feminist Tracks is part of Bluestockings’s Music section. It spotlights music made by feminists, women, and marginalized communities from all genres and countries and in all aspects of music-making. 504 more words

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