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Magma: A brand new addition to the Nordic Playlist

December 01, 2014 at 3:55pm

Love the Nordic Playlist? Well, you'll love Magma - the new NP feature which invites us all on an adventure through the multifaceted landscape of sounds, aesthetics and modes of presentation inherent in the Nordic contemporary music scene.

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Björk To Publish Lavish 'Archives' Book

November 28, 2014 at 3:16pm

Good news for Björk fans! To accompany the Björk retrospective curated by New York's Museum Of Modern Art next Spring, the pop maverick herself has announced the release of a lavish new book, titled 'Björk: Archives', to be published on March 30th, 2015 via Thames and Hudson. The MoMA’s exhibit runs March 7th through June 7th, 2015.

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IMX on tour with... Samaris

November 28, 2014 at 1:03pm

How's life on the road? How does it feel to wake up in a different city every day? What do you do before shows? ...And most importantly: let us in on a few secrets about those ker-aaazy after-parties! We're pretty sure that most sentient beings not already currently engaged in the world of rock 'n' roll are keen to finally get answers to these burning questions. Well, there is light on the horizon - something special has arrived on our Tumblr, and that something is commonly known as a TOUR DIARY!

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Eistnaflug 2015 - Full Line-Up Details

November 24, 2014 at 1:57pm

Eistnaflug, the hardest-rocking rock festival in Iceland, have announced their complete line-up for the 2015 festival. Known for being a metal stronghold, the bill is brilliantly diverse, featuring everyone from Dimma to FM Belfast, Brain Police to HAM, Grisalappalisa to Sólstafir, The Vintage Caravan to Agent Fresco to Muck and muck, muck more! (Hoho.)

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ATP Iceland - New Line-Up Additions Announced

November 20, 2014 at 6:18pm

The latest additions to the bill for the much-anticipated ATP Iceland have been unveiled - with big hitters Mudhoney, Godspeed You! Black Emperor and Icelandic legends Ghostigital joining the previously announced headliner Belle and Sebastian.

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M-Band Joins Just Another Snake Cult For London Debut

November 19, 2014 at 1:39pm

Hot on the heels of the news that M-Band will be one of the top-notch Icelandic acts doing their stuff at Eurosonic 2015, the artist otherwise known as Hörður Már Bjarnason is heading to London town on November 27th for the (FREE!) Projekta / Nordic By Nature event, alongside Just Another Snake Cult and Faun Racket.

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Iceland Airwaves 2014 - IMX Staff Highlights!

November 12, 2014 at 4:00pm

We've recovered from the Brennivin, our wind-chapped lips have healed and the sugar highs caused by all of that liquorice have levelled out sufficiently for us to report back on our Iceland Airwaves experience this year. We're not going to beat around the bush, chums; we've collated a list of our highlights. And here they are!

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Anna Thorvaldsdottir's Long-Awaited 'Aerial' Takes Flight

November 12, 2014 at 1:26pm

Esteemed composer Anna Thorvaldsdottir has released her long-awaited album 'Aerial' on Deutsche Grammophon / Universal Music Classics.

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Lily The Kid Release Debut EP - Free Download Alert!

November 07, 2014 at 3:29pm

Reykjavik electro-newcomers Lily The Kid have released their debut EP, titled 'Mainland', to coincide with Iceland Airwaves and the release is currently available for free download at Albumm.is!

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Iceland Erupts at Eurosonic! Final Icelandic Artists Revealed!

November 07, 2014 at 10:40am

The complete list of Icelandic acts to perform at Eurosonic 2015 has now been unveiled. A clutch of truly diverse Icelandic artists - ranging from electronica to pop to Viking metal - will be at the heart of the Iceland Erupts campaign for Eurosonic Noorderslag. PLUS the final Icelandic act, which was kept from us at last week's press conference, has now been revealed. Read on to find out the confirmed artistes!

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