Don’t Call It A Comeback :: Icelandic Bands Give us Their Thoughts On Who They’d Like To See Return

The comeback, it's a thing every band says they'll never do upon retirement. But everybody, deep-down, loves a flashy guns blazing comeback. Nothing beats a good old blast-from-the-past, a reminder of one's faded youth and glory... Some bands stay true to this resolution, some don't. We decided to play 'fantasy comeback' with a bunch of Icelandic artists to…

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Sóley Endless Summer Tour :: Win Tickets!

sóley is embarking on an 'Endless Summer' Tour of Europe, kicking off at the end of March. It's a pretty comprehensive 18 date affair taking in all the best bits of Georgia, France, Germany, Czech Republic and Poland. The best bit about this is IMX have a pair of tickets to giveaway to a lucky person for every single…

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Vök Album Tour & New Video :: Show Me

Things are starting to heat up in the Vök camp, they recently signed a record deal with famed Nettwerk Records, they also just announced a massive European tour to support their debut album Figure which comes out April 28th. Watch the brand new video for their track 'Show Me' below. The feeling of drama and desire in their music is…

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Pascal Pinon On Tour :: WIN TICKETS!

Pascal Pinon are heading back out on the road in support of their recently released album 'Sundur'. This could, quite possibly, be one of the last times to catch the band as careers jettison in various directions. We have ONE pair of tickets to giveaway to EACH show on their forthcoming show. To win, simply email: imx@icelandmusic.is with the…

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IMX Snapchat Sónar Reykjavík Takeover :: FM Belast, Berndsen & Alvia Islandia

Happy Sónar Reykjavík weekend people! Time to get down to some of the best sounds in the world such as Fatboy Slim, Moderat, De La Soul, Giggs, GusGus, Sleigh Bells, Forest Swords, Tommy Genesis, Nadia Rose, Samaris and FM Belfast in the beautiful concert hall of Harpa. If you can't make it, no need to despair, we have THREE excellent…

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IMX Staff Picks :: Sónar Reykjavík

Hey you guys! Sónar Reykjavík is happening next week, the schedule has been released, we recommend you check it out here. Anyhow, we at IMX are super excited for the festival, and as usual we wrote down our top 3 picks, just in case you need any inspiration... Sigtriggur, our boss even made his selections rhyme, which quite…

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New Music You Need To Hear :: AFK, Danimal, Singapore Sling, Védís Hervör & Fufanu

It's a new year, so, we thought it prudent to share some new music with you. There are some real gems in this mixed bag of goodies. One thing all the songs have in common is that they all have really great videos. Dig in and treat yourself! Danimal - People Like Me Welcome to the world of…

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Oration MMXVII :: Interview

Fans of the esoteric, black metal and all things dark are getting excited about the upcoming Oration MMXVII festival happening next month. The Icelandic black metal scene has been steadily growing and gaining recognition over the past couple of years and is now in better shape than ever before. Bands like Svartidauði, Misþyrming and Sinmara have been touring…

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IMX Wrap Up :: 2016 :: Who Loved What & Why?

Oh boy, 2016 has been a wild and crazy year, on that almost everyone can agree. We've lost many iconic irreplaceable superstars, the world appears to be in the throws of a bonkers shakeup, and some would say we're heading to hell in a handbasket... BUT, at least we have music to lift our spirits up. We can always…

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Sturla Atlas :: IMX INTERVIEW

Sturla Atlas are the 101 boys (downtown postcode of Reykjavík). They burst onto the scene in a flurry pink mopeds, singing about San Francisco, selling their own special apparel and generally making a hge impact on the local scene. Check out their mixtapes here. i-D can't get enough of them "there's no denying they're one of the coolest things…

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