Tag Archives: ReykjavÍk

Iceland Airwaves Preview: CYBER (WATCH)

Originally formed as a thrash-metal/disco duo, Cyber  has since transformed into a electronic/rap group combining edgy lyrics with heavy techno beats. Comprised of two female artists, Jóhanna Rakel Jónasdóttir and Salka Valsdóttir, the two joined forces in 2012 creating songs … Continue reading

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Iceland Cultural Story: Combating LGBT Hate Crimes (LISTEN)

We covered Iceland Airwaves Music Festival and other cultural stories over the fall semester. Read about our adventures via our Iceland Airwaves 2016 page and tune into WCRX-FM for our final Radio Documentary on January 14th at 10 a.m. CT (livestream here) and … Continue reading

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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 Daily Blog Day Two: Interview Day (LISTEN)

After a failed northern lights excursion, we got back to our hotel at around 1:30 a.m. in the morning. I tried to salvage as much rest as I could before having to wake up at 7 to work on some … 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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Iceland Airwaves Daily Blog Day One (10/31): A Surreal Change in Environment

Today was one of the most odd and surreal days of my life. After some hanging out in the airport, a six hour flight, and two hours of sleep, my first day outside the country was spent in a full-speed … Continue reading

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