Author Archives: Nick Palasz

About Nick Palasz

Hey! My name is Nick Palasz and I am an Arts Management student at Columbia College Chicago. I love traveling + music festivals! See you at Airwaves!

Final Iceland Cultural Story: Renewable Energy (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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Tune In to WCRX-FM For Our Iceland Airwaves 2017 Final Radio Documentary THIS WEEKEND!

Tune in for our Iceland Airwaves 2017 final documentary this Sunday, December 17th at 5 p.m. with encore presentations on Sunday, December 24th and Sunday, December 31st at 5 p.m. on WCRX 88.1 FM (it will also be available via live stream). … Continue reading

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Iceland Cultural Story: Tourism and Investment (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 Day Seven (11/6): The Bittersweet End

Wow. I am sitting in my hotel lobby pondering how to put my experience into words. As I look out the glass doors I see a Smoky Bay, Reykavík – it won’t be the last time. Amazing music. Amazing people. … Continue reading

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Iceland Airwaves 2017 Live Review (11/4): Kelly Lee Owens, TRPTYCH, Exos

Kelly Lee Owens @ Húrra // 12:30 a.m. Kelly Lee Owens released her debut album in March 2017. Her abilities as a singer and producer flourished in her debut album as she mixed all of her musical influences into her … Continue reading

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Iceland Airwaves 2017 Live Review (11/3): Auður, Maus, Pinegrove

Auður @ Reykjavík Art Museum // 8:00 pm Auðunn Lúthersson is Auður. Red Bull Music Academy alum, Auður began his musicianship in the hardcore/noise-rock scene with a background in jazz guitar from FÍH. Auður transitioned into making modern R&B after … Continue reading

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Iceland Airwaves 2017 Live Review (11/2): Reykjavíkurdætur, Aron Can, Fræbbblarnir

Fræbbblarnir @ Hard Rock Cafe // 10:30 pm Fræbbblarnir formed in 1978 at the height of punk rock. The band was influenced by The Stranglers, The Ramones, The Sex Pistols, The Clash, and many more. Fræbbblarnir never incorporated fashion, cult, … Continue reading

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