Who are Madonna + Child? You'll just have to keep guessing.

Songs about death, cats and rabbits

26 Jul 2017 Newcomer electronic band Madonna + Child is veiled in mystery. The two women behind the project never reveal their faces or their identities. They perform at Húrra in Reykjavik tonight.

Phurpa is a Russian band/project performing ritual Tantric Buddhist chanting from Tibet.

Metal emerges from the shadows

21 Oct 2016 This weekend, a festival called Vetrnætur will be held for the first time. The festival is centered around ritualistic music and showcases some of Iceland's finest metal bands with the highlight being the mysterious Russian band, Phurpa.

The Tremolo Beer Gut hail from Denmark.

An evening of Surf music at Kex Hostel

20 Sep 2016 Kex Hostel in downtown Reykjavik are hosting a surf party on Thursday night featuring Danish surf rockers The Tremolo Beer Gut and the Icelandic Brim.

Swedish psych band The Presolar Sands will be performing three concerts in Reykjavik this weekend, starting tonight at Húrra.

A dense wall of sound at Húrra tonight

1 Sep 2016 Fans of psychedelic rock, metal and shoegaze should definitely make their way to Húrra in central Reykjavik tonight. Swedish band The Presolar Sands will make an appearance as well as Icelandic project GlerAkur.

The concert hall will look pretty much the same as it did over fifty years ago.

Legendary concert venue in central Reykjavik to be rebuilt

18 May 2016 Concert hall Nasa at the heart of Reykjavik is to be rebuilt by its owners Lindarvatn, who intend to rebuild it in cooperation with the Iceland Culture Heritage Agency and the City of Reykjavik.

Composer Jóhann Jóhannsson holds the award for Best Original Score, Motion Picture for "The Theory of Everything,"  at the 72nd annual Golden Globe Awards.

Jóhann Jóhannsson's highly acclaimed film music performed tonight at Harpa

17 Mar 2016 Golden Globe winner and Academy Award nominee Jóhann Jóhannsson ranks among today's leading cinematic composers. Tonight the Iceland Symphony Orchestra premieres the orchestral suites from his scores to The Theory of Everything, Sicario, and Prisoners.




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