The first-ever Háskar festival was a celebration of Iceland’s alternative music and art scenes.
The Reykjavík Folk Festival's 2018 edition was held at Kex Hostel from March 1st to 3rd and showcased local folk artists of many generations.
The legends spot provides plenty of inspiration for the younger acts, while maybe failing to bring out the excitement in the crowd.
Forget the overseas talents of Beach House and Hot Chip (both surely in violation of the ‘you can only play Airwaves once’ policy), the histrionics of Father John Misty, or the London grime of Skepta, Airwaves has the very best home-grown band on show. Here is a list of 15 not-to-be-missed...
Reykjavík saw a record-breaking RIFF rush by as the 2015 festival became the largest and highest attended to date.
Reykjavík’s favorite film festival returns today, welcoming new and exciting directors and old masters alike to light up the city’s screens.
With a distinctively alternative flavor, Day Two of All Tomorrow’s Parties 2015 was even more action-packed than Day One.
From technopunk miscreants to art-folk aficionados, All Tomorrow’s Parties delighted festival goers from all walks of life with a veritable hlaðborð (‘buffet’) of delights. Here are some of my personal highlights.