News

Jun 24, 2015

From June 19-21, Hilvarenbeek, Netherlands hosted the third edition of Best Kept SecretMore


Interviews

Kiasmos

When the Unicorn Met the Wise Ape

Jun 25, 2015

It’s a hot day, and Janus Rasmussen and Ólafur Arnalds are incredibly relaxed. (It probably doesn’t hurt that deep into their swing through the summer festival circuit, they’re both nursing slight hangovers.) Still, both musicians visibly cringe when the idea of an “obvious” question is brought up. It’s actually a query about their band name (a bastardization of the word ‘chiasmus,’ which they’re quite happy to discuss). But the members of Kiasmos were expecting something else—once again having to describe what it’s like to be a working band from Iceland. More


Reviews

OFF Festival 2016

August 7th, 2016

Aug 09, 2016

Thanks to the Facebook Memories function, I know that exactly six years ago—at my first OFF FestivalMore

Iceland Airwaves 2015 Day Four: (More) Bo Ningen, Tonik Ensemble, Anna B Savage, and Kiasmos

November 7th, 2015

Nov 15, 2015

I spent my afternoon on a tour, during which a sweater-clad tour guide insisted that we all have a beer and took us to the Whales of Iceland museum to meet the mayor of Reykjavik.  More