Category Archives: Live Review

Iceland Airwaves 2016 Live Review (11/5): Mr. Silla, GANGLY, Sykur

Mr. Silla @ NASA // 11:30 Sigurlaug Gísladóttir, better known as the electronic pop act Mr. Silla, took the stage at Nasa, covered in glitter, before a full crowd prepared to witness an amazing set. Throughout the performance, Silla repeatedly … Continue reading

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Iceland Airwaves 2016 Live Review (11/5): Puffin Island, Kreld and Let’s Eat Grandma

Puffin Island at Harpa Kaldalón – 8:00pm Puffin Island is certainly up-and-coming, with their first single “Harrison,” a song dedicated to Beatles star George Harrison, released in July of 2015 and their debut album entitled Another Day released on May … Continue reading

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Iceland Airwaves 2016 Live Review (11/5): Sigmund, Tonik Ensemble, sxsxsx

$igmund The rapper $igmund played at Húrra this Saturday night at 8:00 PM. He stepped on stage as the beat dropped with little acknowledgment to the small audience that was there. He was timid and almost shy as he rapped his first song. His voice, … Continue reading

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Iceland Airwaves 2016 Live Review (11/5): Karó, Adia Victoria, Seratones

Today our group got the opportunity to do the amazing Golden Circle Tour. We got to see Thingvellir National Park, the Strokkur Geyser and the incredible Gulfoss Waterfall. The park was absolutely amazing, and the waterfall was so beautiful. But my … Continue reading

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Iceland Airwaves 2016 Live Review (11/5): Auður, Thorunn Antonia, CHINAH

Þórunn Antónía, or Thorunn Antonia, performed at 8:50pm at Nasa. She started her solo career in 2001 and has been a part of many different music projects since then. She became a part of an indie pop duo called The Honeymoon … Continue reading

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Iceland Airwaves Live Review (11/5): Krakk and Spaghetti, Alexander Jarl, and Silvana Imam

Krakk & Spaghetti formed a year ago after joining a competition to write Iceland’s worst song. After coming in second place, they decided they couldn’t be that bad so maybe they should start a rap group for real. Ever since then, … Continue reading

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Iceland Airwaves Live Review (11/5): Wesen, Bára Gísladóttir, Kate Tempest

Saturday at Airwaves brought a fresh new mix of bands to the scene. UK rappers, experimental cello performance and Icelandic synth pop moved the festival along with its endlessly diverse cast of acts. Up first:

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