Ja Ja Ja Festival: Final Details Announced

October 31, 2014 at 2:32pm

Final details of the second Ja Ja Ja Festival have been announced today! A menu inspired by Emiliana Torrini? Punk rock sandwiches? The Nordic Music Video Awards? Be still, our beating hearts! Yes, dear old London town will be treated to the best and most innovative Nordic music, food and film between November 13th-15th and the complete bill is looking HOT.

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Lay Low Reveals Video + Live Dates With Ásgeir

October 26, 2014 at 6:57pm

Listen up, fans of the sensuous bluesy songstress Lay Low! (That's all of you, right? Right!) The singer-songwriter has recently unveiled her intimate self-made video for the song 'One Of Those Nights' AND she's just announced a clutch of dates supporting Asgeir across Europe. You heard!

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'Dreamland' Released On Vinyl - And More!

October 26, 2014 at 6:35pm

Bedroom Community have announced that Valgeir Sigurðsson's stunning 'Draumalandið' ('Dreamland') album is now available on vinyl for the first time.

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NYC Ensemble Present New Work From Við Djúpið

October 23, 2014 at 1:43pm

NYC-based chamber ensemble Decoda - the Ensemble-in-Residence at the Við Djúpið Music Festival in Ísafjörður, Iceland - are presenting a programme of new music and recent compositions from the festival, including Daníel Bjarnason’s Bow to String (2010), Benjamin Britten’s Phantasy Quartet (1932), Dear and Blackbirds by Ellis Ludwig Leone (2014), Grunnavík by Halldór Smárason (2011), and Anton Svanberg’s Quartet (2011).

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Oyama Prepare To Release Debut LP 'Coolboy'

October 17, 2014 at 12:40pm

Icelandic five-piece Oyama are preparing to unveil their debut LP 'Coolboy' this November in Japan and Iceland.

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Eurosonic 2015 - Iceland Erupts! Latest Acts Announced

October 15, 2014 at 4:00pm

The latest Icelandic acts for the Eurosonic Noorderslag 2015 bill have been announced - read on to find out which prime talent has been selected! You are not going to be disappointed...

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VÖK Release EP In US / Reveal Debut Music Video

October 14, 2014 at 2:16pm

Electro-experimentalists VÖK have been gaining momentum since they released their first EP 'Tension' on Icelandic label Records Records last year. Right now, the band is busy working on their full length album and have just revealed their first ever music video, whilst their five track debut EP 'Tension' will finally be released in the US, thanks to their new deal with Musebox Records.

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Ylja Release Three Singles From 'Commotion'

October 12, 2014 at 2:59pm

Harmonic acoustic folk stars Ylja are back, and they're treating us all to the release of three - count 'em! - singles from their upcoming album 'Commotion', set to be released on October 30th. A happy Hallowe'en indeed!

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Ourlives Release Debut Album In US

October 09, 2014 at 12:03pm

Icelandic indie-rock duo Ourlives release their first full-length album ‘Dens Of Lions’ in the US on October 14th via Spartan Records.

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