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 ...


Human Existence, in One Album: Ólafur Arnalds' 'Eulogy for Evolution' Ten Years Later
6 Oct 2017 // 2:27 AM

Ólafur Arnalds' stunning debut Eulogy for Evolution, still his masterpiece, remains a gorgeous and disquieting vision of human life.

Ólafur Arnalds and Nils Frahm: Collaborative Works
29 Oct 2015 // 9:30 PM

A lovely view into the shared world of two mad geniuses.


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.

//Mixed media

NYFF 2017: 'Mudbound'

// Notes from the Road

"Dee Rees’ churning and melodramatic epic follows two families in 1940s Mississippi, one black and one white, and the wars they fight abroad and at home.

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