Andri Kristinsson
Andri Kristinsson

Music and Local Events in Iceland

One might wonder how a nation with only ~330 thousand inhabitants could have as many world-renowned musicians (Björk, Sigur Rós, Kaleo, Of Monsters and Men just to name a few)?


Music is - and always has been - an integral part of the local culture in Iceland and while you may only have heard about a few world-renowed bands, there are tons of great indie and up-and-coming bands in Iceland worthwile checking out. Below you will find a collection of a few articles to help you get up to speed about the local music scene and small taste.

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