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Twelve Hour Music Marathon At KEX Hostel, RVK!

July 16, 2014 at 11:25pm

Listen up, if you're in Reykjavik! (And even if you aren't.) The beloved KEX Hostel & KEXLand, in collaboration with KEXP, are holding a block party at KEX hostel on July 19th. The show will start at noon and end at midnight and will feature twelve bands in total - one per hour. Ghostigital, Dimma, kimono, 1860, Reykjavíkurdætur, Kött Grá Pjé, Low Roar, Pétur Ben are among those performing.

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Summer Festival Round Up!

July 14, 2014 at 7:13pm

Music festivals are one of our favourite things about summertime, and as we have more than a few of them here in Iceland it’s time to look back on those that are (sadly) already over, but also to give you a preview of the festivals that are about to happen...

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Gæran Festival Returns To Rock!

July 10, 2014 at 11:52am

Good news for music-lovers planning to travel north this summer: the Gæran Festival will be held again from the 14th-16th August in Sauðárkrókur, a small city in the north of Iceland, and it promises to be a rock-tastic affair!

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Iceland Airwaves Nordic Playlist!

July 09, 2014 at 11:58am

We're already excited about the forthcoming Iceland Airwaves (November 5th-9th), but to get us even more in the mood, festival marketing manager Kamilla Ingibergsdottir has curated the latest Nordic Playlist!

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Kontinuum Release New Single 'Í Huldusal'

July 09, 2014 at 11:32am

Rockers Kontinuum have just unveiled their brand new song 'Í Huldusal' on their YouTube channel.

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Icelandic Jazzers Skarkali Tour Faroe Islands

July 08, 2014 at 1:20pm

Icelandic jazz-trio Skarkali will be touring the Faroe Islands between 11-18 July, as part of the concert series 'Summartónar', organised by Danish-Faroese pianist and composer Kristian Blak.

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Dad Rocks! Free Download And News

July 08, 2014 at 11:12am

Dad Rocks! - aka Snævar Njáll Albertsson - has a brand new single out, titled 'Body Mass Index', and he is gearing up for the release of album 'Year Of The Flesh'.

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Iceland Airwaves - Latest Artists Added

July 03, 2014 at 1:24pm

A whole raft of artists have been added to the Iceland Airwaves (Nov. 5-9) line-up, including Sóley, Valdimar, Leaves, Dimma and oh, so many more!

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Eistnaflug Cometh! Get Ready To Rock

July 03, 2014 at 1:05pm

Iceland's legendary heavy rock festival Eistnaflug is nearly here, kicking off on Wednesday July 9th. Expect to be rocked by the likes of Brain Police, Skálmöld, Sólstafir, Momentum and many more Nordic metal gods...

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My Bubba New Album And Dates!

July 03, 2014 at 12:00pm

Entrancing Scandi-twosome My Bubba have just released their full length album 'Goes Abroader' with Smekkleysa, and have a whole mess of dates coming up in the summer and autumn, including the prestigious Copenhagen Jazz Festival.

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