Reykjavik Takes New York With New Rock Opera

August 22, 2014 at 1:09pm

Icelandic songwriter Ívar Páll Jónsson has been getting plenty of well-deserved attention for his quirky rock-opera album, 'Revolution in the Elbow of Ragnar Agnarsson Furniture Painter', not least because its accompanying off-Broadway musical has just started its run at the Minetta Lane theatre in New York.

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Valgeir Sigurðsson Guests On Puzzle Muteson Release

August 18, 2014 at 11:33am

The latest release from Icelandic label Bedroom Community is from the maverick Puzzle Muteson, whose new album 'Theatrics' also features his label-mates composer Valgeir Sigurðsson and Nico Muhly.

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Árstíðir Team Up With Kitty Von-Sometime

August 06, 2014 at 1:43pm

Following the incredible success of their Kickstarter fundraiser, Icelandic band Árstíðir have teamed up with visual artist Kitty Von-Sometime to produce a collaborative art project in a bid to fulfil one of their stretch goals. (When the campaign ended on May 26, more than three times the amount of the primary goal was reached. Now that's what we call people power.)

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Support Futuregrapher's Karolina Fund Project

August 05, 2014 at 2:32pm

Wallets at the ready! The excellent Futuregrapher has launched a Karolina Fund campaign to bring his next album to light. Other artists awaiting your bucks include Boogie Trouble and Þoka! Get involved!

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