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TWO New Ásgeir Singles! Plus UK / Ireland Dates

March 31, 2014 at 1:31pm

Well! As if you weren't already full of the joys of spring, Ásgeir has announced he will be releasing not one but TWO new singles, to follow the UK release of his acclaimed album 'Into The Silence'.

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Ólafur Arnalds' BAFTA Nod For Broadchurch

March 27, 2014 at 12:30pm

Acclaimed Icelandic composer Ólafur Arnalds has been nominated for a BAFTA award for his score to the BBC's hit detective series 'Broadchurch'.

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STOPP! Raises ISK 35 Million For Icelandic Environment

March 22, 2014 at 10:37pm

The STOPP! Let’s Protect the Park project - featuring stars including Patti Smith, Of Monsters And Men and organiser Björk - has raised ISK 35 million for the Icelandic environment.

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First Ever Secret Solstice Festival Coming Up!

March 20, 2014 at 1:08pm

The inaugural Secret Solstice festival is on the horizon, taking place between 20th and 22nd June 2014. The line-up so far includes Massive Attack, Woodkid and a galaxy of Icelandic stars such as Samaris, Mammút, Múm, Hjaltalín, Sisy Ey and Maus! And all beneath the glorious of the midnight sun.

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Agent Fresco Sign Worldwide Deal

March 19, 2014 at 1:57pm

Super math-rock popsters Agent Fresco have signed a worldwide deal to Long Branch Records / SPV, and have confirmed they will be touring Europe in support of a new album this summer. A brand new single, 'Dark Water', will hit the stores in May.

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Mammút, Skálmöld, John Grant Win Icelandic Music Awards

March 15, 2014 at 7:18pm

The Icelandic Music Awards gala was held last night in Reykjavik's dazzling Harpa concert hall, a ceremony which saw Mammút, Skálmöld and John Grant amongst the winners.

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Icelandic Electro Festival Extreme Chill Hits Berlin

March 12, 2014 at 11:30am

Icelandic electronica festival Extreme Chill will be celebrating its fifth birthday ... in Berlin! As always, the bill boasts a raft of top notch Icelandic talent.

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Jónsi & Alex Score Feature Film

March 08, 2014 at 9:15am

Be still, our beating hearts! Jónsi & Alex have scored indie 'coming of age' feature film 'The Wilderness Of James', which premieres at South By South West Film Festival this week (March 9th).

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Disa, Hermigervill & Many More Join Iceland Airwaves Bill

March 06, 2014 at 12:56pm

Iceland Airwaves have added a raft of fresh talent to the festival bill - including Disa, Hermigervill, Good Moon Deer and Pins from the UK.

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Björk, Samaris, Mammut, OMAM For Conservation Concert

March 04, 2014 at 9:08pm

Björk will be headlining a star-studded concert at Reykjavik's Harpa Concert Hall on March 18 in protest against the Icelandic government's proposed changes to conservation laws. The line-up also includes Patti Smith and an array of Icelandic and Nordic talent.

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