Secret Solstice :: 3rd & Final Announce Inc Agent Fresco

Secret Solstice Music Festival has added 37 new artists to their already packed lineup including legendary American hip-hop recording artist Ab-Soul, as well as locals such as Agent Fresco, XXXRottweiler, Exos and many more! This marks the 3rd and final lineup announcement for 2017 bringing this years edition of the festival to a total of 132 artists which will take over…

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Wacken Metal Battle Iceland 2017 Winners :: Une Misère!

Ladies and Gentlemen. We present to you the Wacken Metal Battle Iceland 2017 winners Une Misère Wacken Metal Battle is Wacken Open Air's unsigned band competition allowing the winning band in each of its 30+ participating countries to play at the world's biggest metal festival. By all accounts the quality of the bands in the Icelandic battle was…

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Hugar :: New Track :: Waves ft Arnór Dan

Hugar are a duo; Bergur Þórisson & Pétur Jónsson, they make very sad building orchestral and beautiful music. For their latest single they roped in Arnór Dan (Agent Fresco) to collaborate and sing with them. 'Waves' is an emotional wistful roller-coaster that plunges the listener, quite literally beneath the stormy waves of the ocean. Good stuff indeed. 'Waves'…

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IMX & RVK Jazz Fest @ Jazzahead 2017

All the Icelandic jazz heads recently came back from a successful mission at the German jazzahead! festival this year. jazzahead! is an annual exhibition and the leading meeting point for the international jazz scene hosted in Bremen, Germany. jazzahead! is one of the most important international networking spot for jazz musicians. Sunna Gunnlaugs, jazz musician and manager for…

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New Music You Need To Hear :: Júníus Meyvant, Andy Svarthol, Mammút & Sin Fang, Sóley & Örvar

Beginning of the month means, diving into the sparking waters of new tracks floating around in the ethos. This week we're taking a look at few new tracks from heavy hitters like Mammút, Júníus Meyvant and the sóley, Sin Fang & Örvar collaboration as well as new kids on the block Andy Svarthol! A mixed bag it is, and a delicious…

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Axel Flóvent New Single :: Quiet Eyes

Axel Flóvent has announced the release of his brand new single Quiet Eyes, the title track from his second EP out 9th May. Based in the tiny Icelandic town of Akureyri, Axel was organically discovered in 2015 following the release of his debut EP Forest Fires, attracting huge critical acclaim and amassing streaming figures well over 20 million…

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Time to get Witchy With ÍRiiS

ÍRiiS is a new project that everyone should be getting behind right now. ÍRiiS creates lyrical arrangements where her voice - that has been described as velvety and haunting - leads the music using loops and effects to create an extension of the vocal instrumentation. Through her soundscapes she channels the spirits and brings forth an exclusive universe,…

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Ásgeir Releases New Video for Stardust!

Ásgeir has released a 50's infused synchronised swimtastic video for his new single 'Stardust'. It's pastel hazed throwback to the good old days of entertainment looks like it would have been a blast to film! The Icelandic star made a prominent return to share the album news earlier this year, releasing the record’s first single ‘Unbound‘ and revealing…

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AFK :: New Video & Track :: Alone

Lets get to know Andri Fannar Kristjánsson or AFK as he calls himself. He a 20 year old from Reykjavík. AFK has been working on his music since the age of 15 but he did not release his first song until last January of 2017. His second single 'Alone' was just released on April 13, 2017. 'Alone' is…

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Brand New Single From Vök :: Breaking Bones

Vök have released a brand new single in the lead up to their debut album release. 'Breaking Bones' is a low-fi sleazy number with a killer melody that will get stuck in your ear canal. Damn those little ear worms! Their new album FIGURE will be out the 28th of April! You can pre-save it on Spotify here. The…

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