Author: - The Reykjavik Grapevine

Grapevine Playlist: Monstra, Dread Lightly, Boncyan, Daughters Of Reykjavík & More!

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It’s the height of summer. Relax in safety and solitude with these new releases. Boncyan – Turn It All Around…

Valur, Pollý and Bjartmar Offer Walking Tours For A Week

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Valur Grettisson, the editor-in-chief at The Reykjavík Grapevine and Bjartmar Alexandersson, an investigative journalist along with the border collie/dachshund mix,…

Grapevine Playlist: Svarti Laxness, gugusar, Diljá, ClubDub & More!

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You like music? Of course you do. You clicked on a link entitled ‘Grapevine Playlist’. So here you go, friends….

The Reykjavík Grapevine’s 8th “Ask Me Anything”

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In this, our eighth edition of Grapevine’s Ask Me Anything, Valur Grettisson, editor-in-chief at Reykjavík Grapevine, and culture editor Hannah…

Grapevine Playlist: Mannveira, Vök, Unnsteinn, Oscar Leone & More!

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Sit in the sun. Bump some tunes. Have a blast. Mannveira – Í Köldum Faðmi At the origin of every…

Grapevine Playlist: Cell7, Soffía Björg, Tom Hannay, Passepartout Duo, Flaaryr & More!

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NO MORE RESTRICTIONS! TIME TO LISTEN TO MUSIC! Cell7 – It’s Complicated Cell7 is easily the most talented hip hop…

Grapevine’s 8th “Ask Me Anything” This Friday

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The eighth edition of the Reykjavík Grapevine’s “Ask Me Anything” will air live this Friday, June 25th, at 15:00. Therein,…

Grapevine Playlist: Ægir, Árstíðir, Red Riot, Skrattar & More!

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We love music. You do too. So here’s a selection of music. Ægir – The Earth Grew Uncertain As our…

RVK Newscast #109: Drunk Football Legend In Trouble & More #MeToo Scandals

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Vaccination is going well in Iceland and now around 300 thousand people have gotten at least one shot. The Gathering…

Grapevine Playlist: amiina, Elín Hall, Kælan Mikla, kef LAVÍK & More!

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It’s officially summer and we’re ready to sit in the sun, and by sit in the sun, we mean listen…

RVK Newscast #108: The Volcano Pushes Out 20 Metres High Lava Waterfall

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The volcano in Fagradalsfjall’s volcanic system is always changing. Now the lava fountain is different, and it’s pushing out a…

The Reykjavík Grapevine’s 7th “Ask Me Anything”

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In this, our seventh edition of Grapevine’s Ask Me Anything, Valur Grettisson, editor-in-chief at Reykjavík Grapevine, and news editor Andie…

RVK Newscast #107: The Vaccine Lottery & Those Spying Danes

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Vaccinations are going very well and currently Iceland is not dealing with many COVID-19 cases. In face, there was only…

Grapevine Day Out: A Sheep Farm In Lambing Season

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We spent a day in south Iceland with Pálína Axelsdóttir Njarðvík. She showed us around her family’s sheep farm at…

Grapevine MEGA Playlist: Kvikindi, Hjörtur Ingvi Jóhannsson, Ásta, Gudfinnur, Kristín Sesselja & More!

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The loss of Iceland and Daði Freyr last week at Eurovision was a crushing defeat for the Grapevine. But that…

RVK Newscast #105: The New Lava Threatening The Highway

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We visited Nátthagi, where the lava is now filling slowly. It’s obvious that the lava will go over the highway…

Grapevine’s 7th “Ask Me Anything” This Thursday

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The seventh edition of the Reykjavík Grapevine’s “Ask Me Anything” will air live this Thursday, May 27th, at 15:00. Therein,…

The Icelandic Perspective #3: The New Cold War And The Arctic

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The Icelandic Perspective is a new show by The Reykjavík Grapevine where celebrated journalists and long-time friends Valur Grettisson and…

The Icelandic Perspective #2: Brexit, Scotland And The Weird War Between Boris And Dominic

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The Icelandic Perspective is a new show by The Reykjavík Grapevine where celebrated journalists and long-time friends Valur Grettisson and…

Grapevine Playlist: Tómas Welding, Ægir, Aron Can, Countess Malaise & More!

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We’re sorry about the lack of TS10 yesterday, but hopefully these tracks can make up for it. Tómas Welding –…

The Reykjavík Grapevine’s Sixth “Ask Me Anything”

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Editor-in-chief Valur Grettisson and news editor Andie Sophia Fontaine return for our busiest AMA yet. We got loads of questions…

Grapevine Playlist: BSÍ, Lord Pusswhip, Pale Moon, Blankiflúr & More!

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Happy summer! You know what goes great with summer? Music! Also vaccines! Pale Moon – Parachutes Just in time for…

Grapevine Playlist: Hipsumhaps, KALEO, The Vintage Caravan, Stefán Hafsteinsson & More!

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Over music? Don’t be. Check out these new releases instead. Kaleo – Skinny Oh Kaleo—we didn’t ask to be sad…

Yes! Grapevine’s Sixth “Ask Me Anything” Session Happening This Friday

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This Friday, April 16th, at 15:00 Icelandic time, the Reykjavík Grapevine will hold its sixth Ask Me Anything (AMA). You,…

Grapevine Playlist: Huginn, Ólafur Arnalds, ZÖE & More!

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Start your weekend off right with this selection of new tracks. All brought to you in the midst of earthquakes…