Author Archives: Ariel Parrella

About Ariel Parrella

Writer. Journalist. Dog walker.

Listen To The Full Iceland Airwaves 2017 Radio Documentary

After an incredibly amazing experience in Iceland and covering cultural issues and musicians, it’s time for a wrap. Our class’ hard work can be heard in our full Iceland Airwaves 2017 radio documentary. In case you missed it air on … Continue reading

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Final Iceland Cultural Story: Resources for Domestic Violence (LISTEN)

Our Covering International Music Fests: Iceland class is a wrap but the memories live on! Hear our full radio documentary and explore our class blog (listen to one of the cultural story segments from the final radio documentary below). Also check out … Continue reading

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Iceland Airwaves 2017 Radio Documentary Bloopers

  Missed out on our final documentary special? Don’t worry, you can hear it all again with encore performances on December 24th and December 31st at 5pm on WCRX-FM 88.1 in Chicago (live stream here). In the meantime, listen to the cultural stories produced during … Continue reading

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Iceland Cultural Interview: What is the Future of Iceland’s Naming Laws? [LISTEN]

Stay tuned for our Iceland Airwaves 2017 final radio documentary, which will air on December 17th at 5 p.m., with encore presentations on December 24th and December 31st at 5 p.m. on WCRX-FM 88.1 in Chicago (live stream here). In the meantime, listen to … Continue reading

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Iceland Airwaves 2017 Daily Blog (11/6): Beginnings/Endings

It was Saturday night in busy Reykjaviík, Iceland. It was well into Iceland Airwaves, so there were people everywhere, crowding venues and dancing. Local post-rock elemental favorite Mammút had just finished their electrifying set at Gambla Bió. I went to get … Continue reading

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Iceland Airwaves 2017 Live Review (11/04): Sóley, TORRES, MAMMÚT

Sóley @ Fríkirkjan Sóley so-old out the Fríkirkjan church. The line was down the street and inside, most could not see as the local soul vocalist sang her new music to her best fans: the locals. Those who could not see the … Continue reading

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Iceland Airwaves 2017 (11/03): RuGl, GDRN, Ásgeir

Go to sleep at 5:30 a.m., wake up at 9 a.m. Get breakfast, update blog post, leave for Secret Lagoon. Get out of the city. Feel the bitter cold and then the enveloping heat. That was how our day started; … Continue reading

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