Tag Archives: iceland

Björk - Lionsong - acid stag

Björk announces she’s releasing a string version of Vulnicura and reveals its first piece

Axel Flóvent - Forest Fires EP - acid stag

Fans of Fleet Foxes, Bon Iver and Ásgeir need to be aware of Icelandic newcomer, Axel Flóvent

Björk - Tri Angle Records Birthday DJ set - acid stag

Björk played an hour-long DJ set at the Tri Angle Records birthday-bash in New York over the weekend


The good folk over at Inertia have made it possible for us to listen to disc 1 of the “definitive live experience” that is INNI – the latest project from the Icelandic dieties, Sigur Rós. Prepare yourself for a spine-tingling, uncontrollably emotional listening experience: Mobile users, click here to listen. There are various editions of INNI now available. There’s […]


Icelandic post-rock deities, Sigur Rós are prepping the release of their latest project – the very much talked about concert film/live album, INNI. The film documents Sigur Rós‘ performance at London’s famed Alexandra Palace back in 2008. Below we have a preview clip of the Iclandians performing the track ‘Festival’ from their highly acclaimed 2008 LP, Með suð í eyrum […]

While we wait oh-so patiently for the release of Björk’s forthcoming project that is Biophilia, she seems quite content on making us squirm in anticipation, leaking a few tracks here and there just to keep us all on the edge. The first teaser from the album to date was ‘Crystalline’:    Mobile users, click here to listen. Just two […]

Hailing from Reykjavík, Iceland comes indie-dance crew FM Belfast. With them, they bring album number two, Don’t Want to Sleep. It is the perfect follow up to their 2008 debut release, How to Make Friends. Full of energy and adventure, this infectious electro pop album is a sure fire way to get you grooving in your seat. Check it out […]

Hailing from Reykjavík, Iceland is this seminal seven-piece group Hjaltalín (click here if you’d like help pronouncing it  – we’ve got you covered). In late 2009 they released their second LP Terminal across Iceland. The LP has gone on to win them album of the year at the 2009 Icelandic Music Awards, ahead of its official release a few months ago […]