Hæ! Just a quick update on Iceland, Defrosted for you all. The manuscript was sent to Lucy Ridout, my editor, for its first, structural edit. The cover design is also underway, and a graphic designer – Kit Foster – has been hired. You can see some of his work on his website, and I can’t […]
Monthly Archives: February 2013
This is a track by Múm and Kylie Minogue. I didn’t see that coming. I’m not sure what to make of it. I’ll give it a few more listens, I think……
My latest article on Iceland Review online: Little Free Library is an international project, and it is estimated that there are between 5,000 and 6,000 ‘branches’ in 36 countries around the world. But thus far, there are no branches in Iceland. Larissa Kyzer is doing her best to change this. What is the Little Free […]
Ólafur Arnalds has released his latest track on Soundcloud, ahead of his album release in March. It’s no surprise that its bloody lovely. Here is another chance to read my interview with Ólafur at Airwaves: Ólafur Arnalds is younger than me. And so much more talented; it makes me sick. Ólafur produces a strain of […]
Icelandic folkster Svavar Knútur is streaming his latest album here for free. Its a relaxing affair, more suited to Sunday afternoons than Friday nights. You can read my interview with Svavar here.
björk: road to crystalline from Björk on Vimeo. My latest Iceland Review online column is an update on the Kickstarter project, and how Björk followed suit. As I mentioned in an earlier column, I launched my Kickstarter project back in December. The aim was to raise funds to allow my book about Iceland to be […]