Icelandic band Bob have been playing together since early 2002, honing their unique blend of experimental noise and ambitious pop/rock music. In Iceland, their adventurous live shows have garnered praise from rock critics and stoners alike. Their debut album "dod qoq pop" was released in late October 2006 to positive reviews, with Morgunbladid (the biggest newspaper in Iceland) calling it "…one of the most original and well crafted albums I've heard in a long time. It's avant-garde without pretension," and giving it four out of five stars. "dod qoq pop" also landed eighth place on Morgunbladid's Best Albums Of 2006 list.