Borko, also known as Björn Kristjánsson, is one of the enigmatic performers on the Iceland music scene. Whether as his bearded, solo and gentler incarnation (fresh back from a tour around Europe) or as the bongo-playing, half-naked lunatic with FM Belfast. Either way, his star is rising, and I took the chance to ask him […]
I can’t wait to see this!
Swiftly Siren | ÍRiS from Peter Szewczyk on Vimeo. New song and video from ÍRiS. Did I mention she is performing at the London launch of Iceland, Defrosted?
Lyrika are several members of Björk’s Biophilia choir. I saw them a couple of years ago in Manchester, but this is absolutely lovely.
Iceland, Defrosted is now available to order from Amazon.
I’m chuffed to announce that there will be a special acoustic performance from ÍRiS, an exciting and breath-taking songstress from Reykjavík, on the eve of the release of her album ‘PENUMBRA’ at the London launch of Iceland, Defrosted. Her debut album is a continuation of her progression as a musician into alternative pop music. On […]
Ok, I’m pleased to invite you to the launch parties of Iceland, Defrosted; 20th June – Embassy of Iceland, London, UK 29th June – Venue TBC, Reykjavík, Iceland 3rd July – Wenlock Books, Much Wenlock, Shropshire, UK The Embassy of Iceland is the only one where you need to let me know if you are […]
The dogs continually pull hard, straining and making it look effortless at the same time. Four pairs, they lean into their harnesses and pull me through the snow bound landscape. Their feet rasp through the frozen crystals, and tongues hang from lopsided mouths. We dodge obstacles, and the only sounds to be heard are the […]
The lovely Lay Low, who features in Iceland Defrosted, is performing a live concert from her home in Iceland on Saturday May 4th, and this can be seen on the Inspired by Iceland website. I will definately be tuning in.
Then I shall begin……….