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Iceland Airwaves Daily Blog (11/6): Chicago Is Calling

Ten students. Seven days. Five nights of music performances. One trip abroad. Iceland is a truly special place that has created a week full of unbelievable memories. From covering shows at Iceland Airwaves to exploring Reykjavík and venturing out to … Continue reading

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Iceland Airwaves Daily Blog (11/6): Goodbye My Long-Lost Lover

I don’t want to leave this incredible place. It’s been a week since our arrival, and it feels like just yesterday we set foot on this beautiful island. I wanted to start out by thanking our professor, Althea Legaspi, for … Continue reading

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Iceland Airwaves Daily Blog (11/6): Right At Home In Reykjavik

From Wednesday to Saturday night, we all covered three bands each at Iceland Airwaves. Most of the bands I saw were amazing–my favorites being Fufanu, Vök and FM Belfast. Their shows left me with my mouth wide open, not believing … Continue reading

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Iceland Airwaves Daily Blog (11/6): My Friend, The Dog

Of all of the things I have seen in Iceland, there has been nothing more beautiful than this dog. This dog and I met for only a brief moment, but that moment was long enough to last a lifetime. He … 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 2 (11/1): Politics and Solidarity in Iceland

After a hectic beginning to our Iceland trip, today gave me the chance to explore in solidarity. The morning was booked with interviews for the cultural stories I’m working on during the trip, with lots of wandering and walking in … Continue reading

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