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Vök, Sóley, Low Roar For The Great Escape

April 20, 2015 at 4:39pm

It's the tenth birthday of the mighty Great Escape festival in Brighton - and helping them to celebrate will be the equally mighty Icelandic acts Vök, Sóley and Low Roar!

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Fufanu, Sisy Ey And More For New Saga Festival

April 20, 2015 at 3:41pm

We're excited to report that the line-up for Saga Fest, a brand new Icelandic arts and music festival, has been announced, and it's a stonker!

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Sóley Tour - Plus Pre-Order 'Ask The Deep'!

April 16, 2015 at 5:38pm

The magical Sóley has unveiled a run of upcoming tour dates - which include a performance at The Great Escape. You can also pre-order her suitably enigmatic-sounding new album 'Ask The Deep'! What a time to be alive!

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Svavar Knútur Vinyl And Tour Dates

April 16, 2015 at 1:26pm

Folky Icelandic troubadour Svavar Knútur has exceeded the Karolina Fund crowd-funding goal (you can still support here!) he had set for the vinyl release of his solo back catalogue, and he is preparing to kick off a super-duper European tour.

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Worm Is Green Album Nominated For IMA

April 09, 2015 at 11:55am

Dreamy electro act Worm Is Green have been nominated for an Independent Music Award, and they need YOUR votes!

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Samaris European Tour Dates Announced

April 03, 2015 at 2:16pm

The tantalising trio Samaris have just revealed a clutch of European tour dates - and they'll also be rocking Seattle station KEXP with a live session on April 7th. As if that wasn't enough, they'll also be releasing their 'Silkidrangar Sessions' on May 25th.

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Ásgeir Harpa Show - Win Tickets + Flights!

April 01, 2015 at 8:34pm

Do you want to see Ásgeir play his biggest home turf show since he first released his smash album Dýrð í dauðaþögn? And do you want to win tickets, flights and accommodation so you can do just that? There can only be one answer to these questions. Yes and yes. Ok, that's technically two answers. Let's not get pedantic.

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Roskilde Festival Cometh! Kippi, Young Karin & More

March 30, 2015 at 11:17am

The legendary Roskilde Festival is but three months away - kicking off on June 27th - and top notch Icelandic stars Vök, Kippi Kaninus, Young Karin and the Vintage Caravan are on the incredible bill (which also includes Muse, Pharrell Williams and Sir Paul McCartney).

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Sólstafir Nominated For Metal Hammer Award

March 26, 2015 at 1:35pm

Atmospheric rock legends Sólstafir have been nominated in The Best Underground Category for the 2015 Orange Metal Hammer Golden Gods Awards. They need YOUR votes to win!

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Nordic Music Video Awards Nominees Announced

March 25, 2015 at 12:39pm

The nominees for the second Nordic Music Video Awards have been announced - and Mammút, Uni Stefson, Pall Ivan frá Eiðum and FM Belfast are among the Icelandic nominations.

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