So, the full list of launch parties is as follows: – 20th June, 6.30pm, Embassy of Iceland, London (invite only, let me know if you want one!) Special acoustic performance from ÍRiS – 29th June, 6pm, Eymundsson, Austurstræti 18, Reykjavík Open invite – 3rd July, 6pm, Wenlock Books, Much Wenlock, Shropshire Open invite There are […]
ATP – All Tomorrow’s Parties for the uninitiated – will be curating a two day event at Keflavík, Iceland on 28th and 29th June. It’s going to be based at the former NATO base, which promises to be interesting, if not slightly unusual surroundings. Artists already announced include Nick Cave, Thee Oh Sees, Deerhoof, Chelsea […]
I thought I’d share with you some of the cover designs that didn’t make it through. There were some that were never in contention, whilst others (mainly the ice-cube design) were very close. I hope you think I made the right choice! I did take some advice from my loyal Kickstarter supporters, the majority of […]
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 […]