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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IMX Staff Picks :: Airwaves 2016

The office is starting to get a bit noisier, things are heating up while the weather is decidedly cooling down. This can mean only one thing: Iceland Airwaves is about to hit and everyone is getting a bit giddy with the impending madness. As is customary at this time of year we got the whole IMX team to…

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Icelandic Bands Pick Their ‘Top Tips’ For Airwaves 2016

We are on the countdown to Iceland Airwaves, and what better way to prepare than to plan exactly who or what you want to see. Check the program here. With over 220 bands playing at the festival, (and that's not even including the bananas off-venue program) sometimes just the sheer amount of names to wade through can be…

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Sin Fang Selects Six* Songs

In case you didn't notice Sin Fang has released his new album, Spaceland, and it's a cracker! Listen to it on Spotify here, then buy it here. With all eyes and ears being on the man himself, Sindri, we decided to ask him what Icelandic songs were keeping his toes tapping recently... Welcome to the weird and wonderful world…

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Artist-2-Artist #5 :: Snorri Helgason & Soffía Björg

It's been a while, but Artist-2-Artist is back! We tracked down two lovely music makers to ask each other a bunch of questions to find out a little bit more about them. This edition we have Snorri Helgason and Soffía Björg. This is an opportunity to glimpse into the minds of the interviewees as well as the interviewers. This…

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New Music You NEED To Hear :: Young Karin, Boogie Trouble, Emmsjé Gauti + Þórir Georg

It's about that time again folks, time to delve into a mixed bag of new tracks currently making ear worms in our heads. Ear Worms, such a weird saying and quite frankly a bit gross if you really think abut it... I digress... back to the matter in hand. NEW MUSIC! We have a disco remix, new electronics, melancholic…

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NEW Music You NEED To Hear :: Pascal Pinon, Snorri Helgason, CeaseTone & Indridi

Howdy folks, it's that time again where we check out the latest singles being released by our fairest of musicians. We have new music from Snorri Helgason, Pascal Pinon, CeaseTone and Indridi! I hope you are as excited as we are to listen to these new tunes. Right now we're being treated to a wonderfully sunny spell, so…

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