Gigs abroad

Icelandic artists on tour!

Here you can get information about Icelandic artists on tour. We try our utmost to include all performances abroad but that does not mean that the list is complete. If you are aware of any Icelandic bands on tour which we do not have listed below please send us an email and let us know. Click here to view the archive.

Austria

Band/Artists Month Date Town/City Country Venue
Svavar Knútur May 1 Innsbruck Austria Die Bäckerei
Samúel Jón Samúelsson Big Band May 6 Vienna Austria Porgy & Bess
FM Belfast May 20 Innsbruck Austria Weekender Club
Berndsen May 20 Innsbruck Austria Weekender Club
Berndsen May 22 Vienna Austria Arena
FM Belfast May 22 Vienna Austria Vienna Arena
Sólstafir June 21 Neudegg Austria Sommer Sonnwende 2014

Belgium

Band/Artists Month Date Town/City Country Venue
Ben Frost May 18 Leuven Belgium STUK
Ásgeir Trausti May 25 Brussels Belgium Botanique - Chapiteau
Sólstafir June 27 Dessel Belgium Graspop Metal Meeting
Ólafur Arnalds July 17 Gent Belgium Gent Jazz Festival
Sam Amidon August 1 Dranouter Belgium Dranouter Festival

Belarus

Band/Artists Month Date Town/City Country Venue
President Bongo November 29 Minsk Belarus Mon Cafe

Canada

Band/Artists Month Date Town/City Country Venue
Sólstafir May 15 Toronto Canada Hard Luck Bar
Legend May 24 Toronto Canada Kinetik festival
Ben Frost May 29 Montreal Canada MUTEK Festival

Switzerland

Band/Artists Month Date Town/City Country Venue
Samúel Jón Samúelsson Big Band April 26 Zürich Switzerland Moods
Svavar Knútur May 2 Zurich Switzerland Kafi fürDich
Samúel Jón Samúelsson Big Band May 3 Basel Switzerland Jazzfestival Basel
Samúel Jón Samúelsson Big Band May 4 Zug Switzerland Chollerhalle
FM Belfast May 15 Chur Switzerland Selig
Berndsen May 15 Chur Switzerland Selig
Berndsen May 16 Zurich Switzerland Stall 6
FM Belfast May 16 Zürich Switzerland Stall 6
FM Belfast May 17 Basel Switzerland Kaserne Basel
Berndsen May 17 Basel Switzerland Kaserne
Samaris May 17 Zurich Switzerland Lauter-Festival
Berndsen May 18 St. Gallen Switzerland Grabenhalle
FM Belfast May 18 St. Gallen Switzerland Grabenhalle
Hjaltalín May 24 Zürich Switzerland Kultur Viadukt Bogen F

Czech Republic

Band/Artists Month Date Town/City Country Venue
Árstíðir April 27 Prague Czech Republic Lucerna Music Bar
Beneath April 29 Brno Czech Republic RC Brooklyn
Beneath April 30 Prague Czech Republic RC Kain
Árstíðir May 1 Ostrava Czech Republic Dum Kultury Mesta Ostravy
Samúel Jón Samúelsson Big Band May 8 Olomouc Czech Republic Tibet Jazz Club
Ben Frost May 23 Prague Czech Republic Meet Factory
Emilíana Torrini July 18 Ostrava Czech Republic Colours of Ostrava

Germany

Band/Artists Month Date Town/City Country Venue
Árstíðir April 25 Gera Germany Kirche "St. Trinitatis"
Skálmöld April 26 Lichtenfels Germany Ragnarök Festival
Svavar Knútur April 26 Dresden Germany Blue Note
Samúel Jón Samúelsson Big Band April 27 Horn Germany Red Horn District
Svavar Knútur April 28 Frankfurt a.M. Germany House Concert
Samúel Jón Samúelsson Big Band April 28 Hamburg Germany Mojo Club
Samúel Jón Samúelsson Big Band April 29 Gronau Germany Festival
Svavar Knútur April 29 Gunzenhausen Germany Cayman Bar
Svavar Knútur April 30 Tübingen Germany Zimmertheater
Samúel Jón Samúelsson Big Band April 30 Illingen Germany Illipse
Samúel Jón Samúelsson Big Band May 1 Stuttgart Germany BIX Jazzclub
Beneath May 1 Berlin Germany Berlin Deathfest
Beneath May 2 Hamburg Germany Bambi Galore
Samúel Jón Samúelsson Big Band May 2 Karlsruhe Germany Kulturzentrum Tollhaus E.V.
Svavar Knútur May 3 Berlin Germany Zimmer 16
Samúel Jón Samúelsson Big Band May 5 Pforzheim Germany Domicile
Svavar Knútur May 7 Cologne Germany Pfarrkirche St. Michael
AdHd May 8 Berlin Germany XJAZZ Festival
Emilíana Torrini May 8 Berlin Germany XJAZZ Festival
Stereo Hypnosis May 8 Berlin Germany Extreme Chill Festival Showcase #4
Steve Sampling May 8 Berlin Germany Extreme Chill Festival Showcase #4
Epic Rain May 9 Berlin Germany Extreme Chill Festival Showcase #4
Epic Rain May 10 Berlin Germany Michelberger Hotel
Epic Rain May 10 Berlin Germany Kunsthalle
Samúel Jón Samúelsson Big Band May 10 Berlin Germany XJAZZ Festival
Epic Rain May 10 Berlin Germany XJAZZ Festival
Epic Rain May 11 Berlin Germany BNE Radio Station
Svavar Knútur May 15 Hamburg Germany Astra Stube
Svavar Knútur May 16 Wuppertal Germany BürgerBahnhof Vohwinkel
Ben Frost May 21 Leipzig Germany UT Connewitz
Svavar Knútur May 21 Stuttgart Germany Café Galao
Ben Frost May 22 Berlin Germany Berghain
Ólafur Arnalds May 23 Dortmund Germany Konzerthaus
FM Belfast May 23 Munich Germany Freiheiz
Berndsen May 23 Munich Germany Freiheiz
Sólstafir May 29 Geiselwind Germany Out & Loud Festival
Sólstafir May 30 Netphen Germany Freak Valley Festival
FM Belfast May 30 Mannheim Germany Maifeld Derby
FM Belfast May 31 Neustrelitz Germany Immergut Festival
Myrra Rós June 5 Nuremberg Germany Tafelhalle Theatercafé
Sólstafir June 6 Gelsenkirchen Germany Rock Hard Festival
Tonik July 4 Berlin Germany Extreme Chill Festival
Modesart July 4 Berlin Germany Extreme Chill Festival
Franco Wonder July 4 Berlin Germany Extreme Chill Festival
Ruxpin July 4 Berlin Germany Extreme Chill Festival
Jafet Melge July 4 Berlin Germany Extreme Chill Festival
Futuregrapher July 4 Berlin Germany Extreme Chill Festival
Árni² July 4 Berlin Germany Extreme Chill Festival
Skurken July 4 Berlin Germany Extreme Chill Festival
Stereo Hypnosis July 4 Berlin Germany Extreme Chill Festival
M-Band July 4 Berlin Germany Extreme Chill Festival
The Vintage Caravan July 10 Erfurt Germany Stoned from the Underground
FM Belfast July 19 Gräfenhainichen Germany MELT! Festival
FM Belfast July 25 Diepholz Germany Appletree Garden Festival
The Vintage Caravan July 31 Wacken Germany Wacken Open Air
Sólstafir August 7 Schlotheim Germany Party-san Open Air
Kiasmos August 17 Hamburg Germany Dockville Festival
Ólafur Arnalds August 17 Hamburg Germany Dockville Festival

Denmark

Band/Artists Month Date Town/City Country Venue
My bubba April 25 Copenhagen Denmark TIVOLI
Vök May 1 Aarhus Denmark SPOT Festival
Vök May 9 Copenhagen Denmark Frigg Festival
My bubba May 9 Copenhagen Denmark Jazz House
Ben Frost May 17 Helsingor Denmark Click Festival
Samaris June 29 Roskilde Denmark Roskilde Festival

Spain

Band/Artists Month Date Town/City Country Venue
Ben Frost June 12 Barcelona Spain Sónar Barcelona
FM Belfast June 12 Barcelona Spain Sónar Barcelona

Faroe Islands

Band/Artists Month Date Town/City Country Venue
Retro Stefson May 3 Tórshavn Faroe Islands Nordic House

France

Band/Artists Month Date Town/City Country Venue
FM Belfast May 14 Paris France Café de la Danse
Berndsen May 14 Paris France Cafe De La Danse
Dad Rocks! May 16 Rennes France Antipode
Ásgeir Trausti May 31 Paris France We Love Green Festival
Pétur Ben June 13 Paris France Le Machine du Moulin Rouge
Sólstafir June 22 Clisson France Hellfest Open Air
President Bongo November 28 Paris France Badaboum

Croatia (Hrvatska)

Band/Artists Month Date Town/City Country Venue
Ben Frost May 24 Zagreb Croatia (Hrvatska) Žedno Uho Festival

Hungary

Band/Artists Month Date Town/City Country Venue
Beneath April 25 Budapest Hungary Showbarlang
Samúel Jón Samúelsson Big Band May 7 Budapest Hungary A38

Ireland

Band/Artists Month Date Town/City Country Venue
Ben Frost May 15 Dublin Ireland Button Factory
Ben Frost May 16 Cork Ireland The Triskel Arts Centre
Samaris July 18 Rathfarnham Ireland Longitude Festival

Italy

Band/Artists Month Date Town/City Country Venue
President Bongo May 17 Rome Italy Lanificio 159
Ásgeir Trausti May 28 Milan Italy Tunnel
Samaris May 31 Rome Italy Circolo degli Artisti
Sam Amidon July 20 Rome Italy Half Die Festival
Sam Amidon July 21 Marina De Ravenna Italy Hana-Bi
Sam Amidon July 22 Firenze Italy Caffetteria delle Oblate

Lithuania

Band/Artists Month Date Town/City Country Venue
President Bongo May 16 Vilnius Lithuania Exit

Netherlands

Band/Artists Month Date Town/City Country Venue
Beneath May 3 Tilburg Netherlands Neurotic Deathfest
Sunna Gunnlaugs May 6 Amsterdam Netherlands Splendor
Ben Frost May 20 Amsterdam Netherlands Trouw
Nico Muhly June 4 Amsterdam Netherlands Holland Festival
James McVinnie June 4 Amsterdam Netherlands Holland Festival
Ben Frost June 22 Amsterdam Netherlands Muziekgebouw
Ben Frost June 22 Amsterdam Netherlands Muziekgebouw aan't IJ
Ben Frost June 23 Amsterdam Netherlands Muziekgebouw aan't IJ
Ben Frost June 23 Amsterdam Netherlands Muziekgebouw
Sólstafir August 9 Leeuwarden Netherlands Into the Grave

Norway

Band/Artists Month Date Town/City Country Venue
Sólstafir May 1 Oslo Norway John Dee
Sólstafir May 2 Haugesund Norway Karmøgeddon Festival

Poland

Band/Artists Month Date Town/City Country Venue
Beneath April 28 Bielsko-Biala Poland Rudeboy Club
ET Tumason May 10 Lublin Poland Voodoo Cat Lounge
ET Tumason May 11 Tarnow Poland Pin Up Pub
ET Tumason May 13 Myslowice Poland KALOSZ
ET Tumason May 15 Wroclaw Poland Lykend
ET Tumason May 16 Opole Poland Strych - Winiarna Kawiarnia
ET Tumason May 17 Piotrkow Trybunalski Poland Ormianin Alter Ego
ET Tumason May 18 Bialystok Poland Gramoffon
ET Tumason May 19 Lomianki Poland Lemon Tree
ET Tumason May 20 Poznan Poland Klubokawiarnia Meskalina
Hymnalaya June 28 Białystok Poland Halfway Festival

Portugal

Band/Artists Month Date Town/City Country Venue
Ólafur Arnalds May 27 Porto Portugal Casa da Musica
Ólafur Arnalds May 28 Porto Portugal Centro Cultural de Belem

Romania

Band/Artists Month Date Town/City Country Venue
Beneath April 27 Cluj-Napoca Romania Irish & Music Pub

Russia

Band/Artists Month Date Town/City Country Venue
President Bongo April 30 Moscow Russia DS Bar
President Bongo May 1 Ekaterinburg Russia Dom Pechati
President Bongo May 2 Novosibirsk Russia Black Milk Cocktail Bar

Sweden

Band/Artists Month Date Town/City Country Venue
Sólstafir June 5 Sölvesborg Sweden Sweden Rock
FM Belfast July 24 Emmaboda Sweden Emmabodafestivalen
Sólstafir August 8 Gavle Sweden Getaway Rock Festival
Legend August 30 Gothenburg Sweden Brewhouse

Slovakia

Band/Artists Month Date Town/City Country Venue
Beneath April 26 Kosice Slovakia Colluseum Club
FM Belfast May 21 Bratislava Slovakia Nu Spirit Club
Berndsen May 21 Bratislava Slovakia Nu Spirit

Turkey

Band/Artists Month Date Town/City Country Venue
President Bongo August 23 Istanbul Turkey Suma Beach

UK

Band/Artists Month Date Town/City Country Venue
Ben Frost April 26 London UK Village Underground
Hafdis Huld May 1 Haverhill UK Haverhill Arts Centre
Hafdis Huld May 2 Milton Keynes UK Stables
Hafdis Huld May 3 Otley UK Korks
Múm May 3 London UK Rich Mix
Hafdis Huld May 7 Swansea UK The Chattery
Hafdis Huld May 8 Bury UK The Met
Samaris May 8 Brighton UK The Great Escape
Ásgeir Trausti May 8 Brighton UK The Great Escape
Lay Low May 8 Brighton UK The Great Escape
Hafdis Huld May 11 Reading UK South Street Arts Centre
Hafdis Huld May 13 Leicester UK The Musician
Samaris May 13 London UK Birthdays
Hafdis Huld May 14 Wolverhampton UK Slade Rooms Civic Hall
Hafdis Huld May 17 Nottingham UK Glee Club
Hafdis Huld May 18 Gateshead UK The Sage
Sam Amidon May 18 London UK Milton Court Concert Hall
Hafdis Huld May 21 St Andrews UK The Inn at Lathones
Hafdis Huld May 22 Edinburgh UK Voodoo Club
Hafdis Huld May 24 Glasgow UK Woodend Bowling Club
Hafdis Huld May 25 Winchester UK The Railway
Hafdis Huld May 31 Cambridge UK The Junction
Valgeir Sigurðsson June 6 London UK Spitalfields Music Summer Festival 2014
Valgeir Sigurðsson June 10 London UK Village Underground
Valgeir Sigurðsson June 17 London UK Village Underground
Emilíana Torrini June 27 Brighton UK St. George's Church
Dad Rocks! July 12 Cheltenham UK 2000trees Music Festival
Sam Amidon July 18 Isle of Eigg UK Ceilidh Hall
Samaris August 14 Powys County UK Green Man Festival
Legend August 23 West Yorkshire UK Infest Festival
Ágeir Trausti November 26 London UK O2 Shepherd's Bush Empire

United States

Band/Artists Month Date Town/City Country Venue
Anna Thorvaldsdottir April 25 San Francisco United States Fort Mason Center
Ben Frost May 1 Washington D.C. United States John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
Ben Frost May 3 Washington DC United States John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
Daníel Bjarnason May 6 St. Paul United States Amsterdam Bar & Hall
Nadia Sirota May 6 St. Paul United States Amsterdam Bar & Hall
Oculus May 10 Iowa City United States Iowa City Yacht Club
Ásgeir Trausti May 12 Brooklyn, NYC United States Rough Trade
Ásgeir Trausti May 14 Philadelphia United States Xpn Non-commvention
Sólstafir May 16 Brooklyn, NYC United States Saint Vitus
Sólstafir May 17 Philadelphia United States The Underground Arts
Sólstafir May 18 Cambridge, MA United States The Middle East Upstairs
Sólstafir May 19 Springfield United States Empire
Sólstafir May 22 Baltimore United States Maryland Deathfest 2014
Anna Thorvaldsdottir May 29 Washington DC United States Atlas Performing Arts Center
Ásgeir Trausti July 4 George United States Sasquatch Festival
Sam Amidon September 19 North Adams, MA United States MASS MoCA

South Africa

Band/Artists Month Date Town/City Country Venue
Gardar Cortes June 20 Cape Town South Africa Cape Town International Convention Center

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