Monday, April 22 2013
On her third full length Ólöf Arnalds marries tradition and innovation. The language she does it in hardly matters.
Wednesday, November 9 2011
The Icelandic singer-songwriter serves up a fine quintet of English-language songs; highlights include covers of Springsteen, Dylan, and Johnny Cash.
Monday, October 17 2011
The German electronic musician and erstwhile member of Moderat returns with a warmer, softer edge than contemporaries like James Blake.
Monday, November 29 2010
Though Jónsi & Alex's White Light Festival performance may have been a one-time event, the spirituality of their music is everlasting.
Tuesday, November 16 2010
A short interview speaks volumes about the artist’s life and approach to music
Tuesday, May 25 2010
La Blogotheque use one take of the performance and present it as its played out, with a little bit of artistic editing included in the introductions of videos to introduce us to the subject matter, almost like a short documentary.
Friday, December 4 2009
Wednesday, February 25 2009
This collection might have been swallowed up by Iceland's financial crisis, but perhaps that's just as well -- it probably wouldn't have made much of an impact anyway.
Thursday, August 21 2008
As confetti rains down, behind giant orbs of multi-colored paper lanterns, Sigur Ros and their brass accompaniment pummelled drums with a purely celebratory energy.
Monday, May 19 2008
Sigur Rós - Untitled #8 (Popplagið)