A Day In The Life of Reykjavíkurdætur

IMX recently spend a grand old day with the women of Reykjavíkurdætur. We asked them to show us a few of their favorite spots in their hometown of Reykjavík. They took us to a vegan cafe called Vínyl Cafe, the legendary record store of Smekkleysa, and the book shop of Mál Og Menning. We even got to witness their insatiable ice-cream…

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Music Reach :: Video Focus :: Grísalappalísa

Grísalappalísa... we love them. Just being in a Grísalappalísa audience is exhausting, watching their stage antics is sight to behold and quite frankly, we can never get enough. Crazy dancing? Check. Crowd surfing? Check. Glitter and near nakedness? Check check check! Watch them perform 'Hver Er Ég?' from their epic Iceland Airwaves set last year. Thanks to Music Reach…

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Music Reach :: Video Focus :: Skelkur í Bringu

Did you know that the woman behind dj. flugvél og geimskip also fronts a punk band too? The more you know... this band is a loose three piece unit that call themselves Skelkur í Bringu which translates to terror!  You have been warned... Watch Skelkur í Bringu as they perform their track 'Eyðimerkursvín' which means desert pigs, during a rip…

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Music Reach :: Video Focus :: Low Roar

Low Roar had an incredible 2015, they played in excess of 100+ gigs, toured with the likes of Hozier, Active Child and many many more. Check out their recent interview they did with us here. By the time they got to Airwaves in November last year they were a well oiled machine, performing their craft with grace and…

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NEW Music You NEED To Hear :: GKR + More!

Happy January people! We made it to 2016! We have an exciting year of fresh new Icelandic music awaiting us, quite frankly, we can feel it in our bones, it's going to be a corker of a year for us all. Let's kick off the new year by introducing some sweet new sounds you need to hear. GKR…

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Music Reach :: Video Focus :: Máni Orrason

Have you met Máni Orrason yet? He's a total cutie who sings sweet beautiful heartfelt songs with his trusty guitar. He recently exploded into the Icelandic music scene with the beguiling 'Fed All My Days' song which he wrote at the tender age of 16. Inspired by the greats: Bob Dylan, Bruce Springsteen, The Beatles and Neil Young his…

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Introducing :: Music Reach :: Video Focus :: FM Belfast

We are joining forces with an Icelandic video production/content channel by the name of Music Reach to bring you a fancy new live video every two weeks. The videos will focus on killer live performances of bands both established and up and coming. This is a great way to get immersed in a live concert without actually being…

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IMX Staff Picks :: Airwaves 2015

Iceland Airwaves is literally only two weeks away! Panic Mode! Have you worked out your finely tuned schedule yet? Need some help? We got you covered. As a yearly tradition, the team at IMX gather around and discuss our top-tips, the must-sees, and personal favourites. It seems only fair to share these spoils with you, like we say (a…

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DJ Yamaho Exclusive IMX Mix

DJ Yamaho is Natalie G. Gunnarsdóttir, a DJ from Reykjavík who has been a major player in the local and international club scene since 2000. For want of a better expression, she kicks some serious ass in the decks department and her sets are legendary. To celebrate our new fancy fandangled website (do ya like it!?) she made…

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Artist-2-Artist #2 Samaris & Pink Street Boys

Following up from our wildly successful Artist-2-Artist #1 with Sóley and Futuregrapher we are pleased to present you #2, this time with Jófriður from Samaris asking those punk-ass boys from Pink Street Boys, Jombi, Einar and Axel some curious questions. Samaris who make ethereal dreamy electronic beats couldn't be further away from the punk-rock-raw power of Pink Street Boys,…

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