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Iceland Airwaves 2016 Class Photo Album

Leading up to Inauguration Day, tune in to our Iceland Airwaves 2016 final radio documentary, which will air on WCRX-FM 88.1 in Chicago (live stream here) on Friday, January 14th at 10 am CT, which is all about Icelandic versus American social and political policies. … Continue reading

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Iceland Airwaves Live Review (11/4): The Hearing, Lake Street Dive, Mike Hunt

The Hearing All The Hearing had consisted of was a girl with her mic and mixing equipment. This one woman act shown her skills of doing things right there on stage with some of her mixed sounds. This had been her … Continue reading

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Iceland Airwaves 2016 Live Review (11/3) – Nico Muhly, Julia Holter, Ljóðfæri

Nico Muhly It was a big day for the Bedroom Community label. They celebrated their 10-year anniversary with a series of performances by bands on the label at Harpa’s beautiful Eldborg theater. The second of this series was Nico Muhly … Continue reading

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Iceland Airwaves 2016 Live Review (11/2): CeaseTone, SiGRÚN, VIO

CeaseTone @ HARPA NORÐURLJÓS// 8:50 The 10 piece electronic, indie band CeaseTone took the stage in all black, inexpressive, and evoking solidarity. After about 30 seconds of melodic string instrumentals, the drums kicked in and the stage lit up, which was easily … Continue reading

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Iceland Airwaves Daily Blog Day Two (11/1): Reyjavík Keeps Getting Better And Better

My 8am wake up alarm came far too soon, especially considering I was prepping for my five interviews that would unfold the next morning until 6am.  Before I knew it, I was awake again and off in my first taxi … Continue reading

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Iceland Airwaves Daily Blog Day One: Exploring Reykjavik

We flew out of Chicago O’Hare at 7:30pm, landing in Keflavík, Iceland around 6:30 a.m. Being the northernmost capital, Reykjavík doesn’t have the same sun setting and rising schedule as we’re used to back in the United States. Throughout the day the … Continue reading

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Iceland Airwaves Daily Blog Post Day One (10/31): A Magical Memory

Today was a day filled with wonder, excitement, and a lot of sleep deprivation. We touched down in Reykjavík at 6:30 in the morning on Monday, October 31st, and we are just now concluding at 1:30 in the morning on … Continue reading

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