Ólafur Arnalds
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"I Really Wanted to Break People's Expectations": An Interview with Olafur Arnalds
21 Apr 2013 // 6:30 PM

He started out as a teenage drummer in punk bands, and is now using his lush sense of symphonic melodies to score films, TV shows, and create haunting music of his own. With his new album drawing raves, the one and only Ólafur Arnalds speaks to PopMatters ...


Decibel X: September 2013 - Seattle, WA
28 Oct 2013 // 11:00 PM

On September 25 through 29, the seaport city of Seattle, Washington lit up for the tenth time with one of the largest live event programs in North America.

Ólafur Arnalds: For Now I Am Winter
2 Apr 2013 // 6:03 PM

Ólafur Arnalds walks his own path, one dreamy song after another.


Kiasmos: 26 May 2015 - Rough Trade NYC (Photos)
1 Jun 2015 // 7:30 AM

Kiasmos is the exciting, dark and trippy electronic project from Ólafur Arnalds and Janus Rasmussen.

Ólafur Arnalds Opens Up Living Room For Fans
11 Oct 2011 // 1:30 AM

Icelandic music master creates new album in one hot week.

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Double Take: The African Queen (1951)

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"What a time they had, Charlie and Rosie. They'll never lack for stories to tell their grandchildren. And what a time we had at Double Take discussing the spiritual and romantic journey of the African Queen.

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