Munstur Go To Great Heights :: New Video :: Tveir Fuglar

Hey guys - check this out,  Munstur had to get over their fear of heights in order to film this video of epic proportions. The band spent their summer jumping up onto roofs to film this scenic clip, which perfectly captures the beautiful city of Reykjavík and her many vistas. The video really is a joy to watch, they…

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Skurken :: Release New Album :: Nónfjall

Calling all lovers of 90's vibe eletronica, Skurken has you covered, if Plaid, Boards of Canada and earlier Warp-era make you feel wobbly inside.    Welcome to Skurken's world and embrace his new album Nónfjall which was released on September the 1st through Raftónar Records.    Skurken makes somewhat glitchy electronic music with less emphasis on the 'glitch' and more…

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New MUSIC You NEED to Hear:: WAMF, Futuregrapher, Nicolas Kunysz & ÍRiS

It's August and the summer has been kind to us, bringing (shockingly) some actual real-life sunshine and more importantly some really nice new sounds to get us in the mood.  We checked out some brand new music from the current crop of movers and shakers for you wrap your ears around. Enjoy some new musical treats from When…

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New Band Alert :: WESEN

Hark! Is that a new super-group I spy with my little eye? Everybody, meet WESEN! The Icelandic music scene is well renowned for musicians from all walks of life collaborating with each other all over the shop. So, it comes as no surprise to learn that two people from local bands have come together top create a new…

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Emmsjé Gauti Delivers New Single

As you may know Icelandic Hip-Hop is a real thing, and there are many major players, heck even The Guardian recently wrote a piece about the local scene. It's a hot-bed of activity. Emmsjé Gauti is no exception, delivering well executed thoughtful lyrics on a bed of sweet beats.  Readers wishing to get up-close-and-personal with the man himself,…

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SUMAR STELPUR Make Merry With Summer Girls

Introducing SUMAR STELPUR to the world. They are a bunch of young fuzzy lo-fi upstarts from Reykjavík making punk, rock and surf music, basically music for slackers, and we love our slackers! They have just released their debut album, Summer Girls. Written last winter as a coping mehanism and antidote to the long winter nights. The idea was to make the perfect summer rock…

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AmabAdamA Release Epic Video For Óráð

AmabAdamA the 10 piece reggae outfit from Reykjavík have just released a crazy video that everybody should watch! It took a crew and cast of over 50 people to made this piece. Directed by Sunneva Ása, Anni Ólafsdóttir. Choreography by Klavs Liepins. Let them eat cake!

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Dream Wife Deliver Another Doozy Of A Video

Those crazy kids from Dream Wife have gone and done it again with a crazy flipped out video for F.U.U. DIY Magazine are currently premiering the brand new visuals. DIY’s got the first play of ‘F.U.U’, which has landed alongside footage of the band attending local haunt Green Door Store, playing shows complete with fur coats, giant balloons and…

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New Music Video From Gudrún Ólafsdóttir

Icelandic singer Gudrún Ólafsdóttir and Spanish guitarist Francisco Javier Jáuregui recently filmed a new music video on the beach in Reykjavík to one of Iceland’s most loved folk songs, Vísur Vatnsenda-Rósu, arranged by acclaimed composer Jón Ásgeirsson. The music video was directed by Torfi Frans Ólafsson. A winner of several prizes in international singing competitions, such as the…

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Vaginaboys Release New Single

The clandestine Vaginaboys who are literally shrouded in mystery, owing to the masks covering their faces have released a new track 'Coldplay - Magic [ft. Dagbjört Rúriks]'. A vocoder dream of a cover of Coldplay. The new band currently making buzz buzz noises in the club scene are the next 'ones-to-watch'... Few Icelandic bands have created such a buzz…

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