Úlfur Úlfur Announce First International Tour

Icelandic rap legends, Úlfur Úlfur have been making a big name for themselves within their home country, for a while now, often wowing international audiences at Airwaves etc. But now, its time for them to break out, and get on a big old tour to show their rap prowess to some key Eastern European cities. Úlfur Úlfur is not…

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Reykjavík Announced as Guest City for BAM Fest, Barcelona!

It's going to be Reykjavík in Barcelona at BAM Festival 2017 this september, with Emmsjé Gauti, Glowie, Grísalappalísa, JFDR, Kiasmos, Ólöf Arnalds, Reykjavíkurdætur, and Samaris! BAM Festival invites a focus city each year to participate within their cultural and music program, so this year will see a huge takeover of Icelandic artists in the sunny city of Barcelona! Eight super diverse Icelandic acts will be showcasing their…

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Nordic Music Days :: Southbank Center – London :: September 2017

Listen up UK folks, if you won't come to the Nordics, the Nordics will most certainly come to you! The very exciting Nordic Music Days 2017 has been announced and features a whole myriad of Nordic contemporary music. The world famous contemporary classical festival Nordic Music Days will, for the first time ever, land on UK shores and…

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Documentary :: The Reykjavík Festival :: Sigur Rós, Daníel Bjarnason, Jóhann Jóhannsson + MORE

Join us on a very special documentary journey into LA LA land when half of all Reykjavík dwelling musicians upped sticks and jumped over the big pond and into the welcoming arms of The L.A Phil for The Reykjavík Festival. As you may recall us mentioning, maybe, a few times back in April, the L.A Phil created the…

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Ásgeir :: The Straight To Vinyl Project

Well, this is all terribly exciting news from Ásgeir! He's just announced that, in collaboration with the Icelandic national television (RÚV) his Straight to Vinyl project, where he will be recording stripped down versions of his music directly to 7" vinyl records during the course of 24 hours. The project will take place in his studio in Iceland…

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Innipúkinn Music Festival :: Iceland’s Best Bits

Innipúkinn Music Festival is an institution of an event. It's been around got a whopping 16 years and is held in high esteem by music lovers all around. What's best about Innipúkinn is the fact it's line up is 100% Icelandic talent. So any visitor is immersed in Icelandic music from start-to-finish. The 16th edition of the Innipúkinn…

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Video Round Up :: Joey Christ, GusGus, Sólstafir & Mammút

IMX takes a look at some of the latest video released in case you missed them. As ever it's a mixed bag of tricks featuring hip-hop from Joey Christ, Dance from GusGus, metal from Sólstafir and rock from Mammút... all are great, all are busy little bees either on massive world tours, about to drop albums or just running…

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When ‘Airy Met Fairy :: New Video :: Daughter

When ‘Airy Met Fairy release new single 'Daughter' – a musical gem for all those that like it undulating and straight to the point! 'Daughter' tells the story of a mother getting up at night and marvelling at the sight of her daughter. “Parents should teach their children everything they know, but somehow the kids end up teaching…

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Cryptochrome Getting Up In ALL The Mixes :: Laurent Garnier & Foreign Beggars

Those rascals from Cryptochrome are getting some serious love from some serious international tastemakers for their single 'from this angle'. Firstly, highly influential, multi-genre UK trio, Foreign Beggars picked up the track and included it in their June mix. They are in fine company and the truly banging mix can be listened to below: Secondly, Laurent Garnier no…

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Anna Thorvaldsdottir Signs To Music Sales

Composer Anna Thorvaldsdottir has signed a long-term agreement with Chester Music, part of The Music Sales Group of Companies, to publish her music from 1st July 2017. The catalogue includes twenty-five works spanning orchestral, ensemble, solo, choral, vocal and chamber opera repertoire. Thorvaldsdottir’s work is notable for its command of large-scale musical structures which seem to unfold organically whilst…

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