Showing posts with label Iceland. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Iceland. Show all posts

Thursday, November 18, 2021

Iceland | Kælan Mikla feat. Alcest - "Hvítir sandar"


Kælan Mikla are a group formed in Iceland in 2013. Alcest are a French band from Bagnols-sur-Cèze, founded and led by Neige (Stéphane Paut). They have gathered to release "Hvítir sandar". It's a haunting song, with a very strong ambience and a vibe that is absolutely hypnotic.

Monday, November 01, 2021

Iceland | Thorsteinn Einarsson - "Bridges burn"


Brand new single by Thorsteinn Einarsson! The Icelandic singer has just released "Bridges burn", a deep ballad with an intense melody that will captivate you from start to end.

Monday, October 25, 2021

Iceland | Svala - "Birtunnar brú"


High time to remeet Svala! She has just released "Birtunnar brú", a song that mixes modern synth and electronic beats with a unique retro touch, conveying a really captivating sound.

Wednesday, October 06, 2021

Iceland | EYJAA - "The wrecking crew"


EYJAA is an Icelandic-Danish duo formed by sisters Sara Victoria and Brynja Mary Sverrisdottir. Their parents had global jobs, and as a result, they were born in two different countries, lived in different cities around the world, and currently speak seven languages. You can feel this international spirit in their new release "The wrecking crew", a song that could be playing on any radio from any location, given its quality!

"Going through life we all experience challenges that we tend to overthink or simply misunderstand within ourselves. 'The wrecking crew' is about how you are never alone with your thoughts. Really, it can be just as beautiful to be sad as it can to be happy. It's just human emotions, and they are not unknown to any of us", the sisters say.

Monday, September 27, 2021

Iceland | Ragnar Ægir - "I'm at home"


Ragnar Ægir is a singer, songwriter and musician coming from Iceland but based in Germany. We got to know his music in his latest single, "I'm at home", a song in which he celebrates his Icelandic heritage and the joys of his land. To round up this idea, he teamed up with Ása Steinars, a photographer and content creator who shot the official video featuring the best sights in the country. We don't know about you, but we feel a sudden urge to visit.

Wednesday, August 25, 2021

Iceland | Thorsteinn Einarsson - "Shackles"


Time to check out the new single by Thorsteinn Einarsson! "Shackles" brings a song with a marked structure and a powerful country undertone that matches Thorsteinn's deep voice in a fabulous manner.

Thursday, August 19, 2021

Iceland | Poppvélin - "Komdu með"


Time to remeet Icelandic ensemble Poppvélin! They return to our site with the fresh "Komdu með", a song that mixes retro grooves, synth drops and pop in a very enjoyable way.

Saturday, August 07, 2021

Iceland | Thorisson feat. Hedband - "In for the win"


Icelandic producer Thorisson has teamed up with Hedband, a duo formed by Karitas Harpa Davíðsdóttir and Inga Birna Friðjónsdóttir in a collaboration entitled "In for the win". If you like Scandinavian pop, this will be a feast for your ears. And if not, this is a great song to discover the glory of that genre: growing verses and an explosive, anthemic and retro chorus that will drive you crazy!

Friday, July 02, 2021

Iceland | Daði Freyr - "Somebody else now"


Icelandic artist Daði Freyr has just released a new single. And we are totally into it! "Somebody else now" is a groovy song with a very enjoyable soul and ambience. Daði's voice fits the whole track perfectly!

Monday, June 28, 2021

Iceland | Daniel Oliver - "Jaded"


Born in Keflavík in 1985, Daniel Oliver is a name resounding in the Icelandic music scene. He has been releasing music for some time now, and was part of the 2015 and 2019 editions of Söngvakeppnin. He is preparing his debut album, which will be released this fall, and meanwhile he is teasing us with a fantastic single. "Jaded" brings synth, retro pop sounds that create a unique disco atmosphere!

Wednesday, June 02, 2021

Iceland | Klara Elias - "Skyline"


Icelandic artist Klara Elias returns with a new single. In "Skyline", she brings a pop melody that grows until a climaxing chorus that mixes soft guitar riffs and her silky voice to create a beautiful atmosphere.

Sunday, May 23, 2021

Iceland | Poppvélin - "Sumardans"


As summer arrives in Europe, singles to celebrate the heat start to pop up everywhere. And in Iceland, Poppvélin are the ones to kick off the season! They are a music production company formed by Örlygur Smári, Sólveig Ásgeirsdóttir and Valgeir Magnússon, who have experience writing for many local artists. They have just released "Sumardans", a funky mix of pop sounds and infectious vocals that sounds perfect to enjoy by the pool!

Saturday, May 08, 2021

Iceland | September feat. Birgir - "Already better"


Icelandic artists September and Birgir are back together for a beautiful collaboration! Their single is titled "Already better", and it is a cozy ballad with a captivating piano hook, beautiful lyrics and an anthemic chorus.

Thursday, April 15, 2021

Iceland | VALDIS - "Breathe"


Icelandic singer VALDIS is becoming one of the biggest artists to emerge from the island country this year. In her new single, "Breathe", she turns to a more relaxed, synth-infused pop to talk about "the importance of letting yourself breathe in our busy world, simply just staying in the present moment and catching your breath".

Sunday, February 28, 2021

Iceland | Jón Jónsson feat. GDRN - "Ef ástin er hrein"


Icelandic singer Jón Jónsson has recently teamed up with GDRN (Guðrún Ýr Eyfjörð Jóhannesdóttir, from Reykjavík) in a lovely single. "Ef ástin er hrein" brings a jazz-infused pop that creates a beautiful atmosphere!

Thursday, February 18, 2021

Iceland | VALDIS - "Piece of you"


VALDIS is an up-and-coming singer from Sauðárkrókur, Iceland. She started releasing her own music last year, and we now get to meet her in the catchy "Piece of you". The song is a fantastic piece of retro pop with a unique, funky bass base that will make you sway your body along.

Monday, February 15, 2021

Iceland | Svala - "Þögnin"


Icelandic singer Svala returns to our site with a new single. She has just released "Þögnin", a haunting song that plays between pop and alternative sounds creating an ethereal melody.

Wednesday, February 10, 2021

Iceland | DAVID44 - "Understood"


Icelandic rising star DAVID44 is finally back with a new single! "Understood" is a fun, smooth pop song with great beats and a very enjoyable vibe. DAVID44's voice fills it all in a wonderful manner. It's a masterpiece of Nordic pop!

The song was made in collaboration with Caroline Ailin, who has worked with names such as Dua Lipa, Ellie Goulding, Zara Larsson and Katy Perry.

Friday, January 22, 2021

Iceland | Stefán Hilmarsson - "Dagur nýr"


Stefán Hilmarsson is an Icelandic musician born in Reykjavík in 1966. He has been working with music since 1986, releasing several studio albums, both solo and as part of other projects (such as Sálin hans Jóns míns and Pláhnetunn). And he has even represented his country on the Eurovision Song Contest six times – twice as a lead singer, twice as a backing vocalist and twice as a composer. We have recently came upon his single "Dagur nýr", a beautiful song that captivates the essence of '90s ballads in a unique way.

Sunday, January 17, 2021

Iceland | Daði Freyr feat. ÁSDÍS - "Feel the love"


Daði Freyr Pétursson is an Icelandic artist who was born Reykjavík in 1992. He is also known for being the lead singer of Daði og Gagnamagnið. Daði has teamed up with ÁSDÍS in a fantastic single. "Feel the love" is a feast of synth retro sounds that will have you dancing along from the moment you press play!