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GRAPEWAVES 2022 Episode #3: Supersport!, Post-dreifing, Marius DC, Faroe Music Export, and Systur

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It’s the 3rd and final episode of GRAPEWAVES, the official podcast of Iceland Airwaves music festival, and The Reykjavík Grapevine,…

Airwaves 2022 Saturday Super Review: All-Powerful Go_A, Comfortable Axel Flóvent, And Arlo Parks Brings Us Home

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Shed a tear, Airwaves 2022 is all over. Across the city, sleepy humans are slowly waking up and trying to…

Airwaves 2022 Friday Super Review: Transcendent Altın Gün, Metronomy Madness And The New Cult Of Marius DC

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OH BOY. Day two of Iceland Airwaves 2022 is already under our belts. Check out what our journalists had to…

GRAPEWAVES 2022 Episode #2: Lón, shesaid.so, Sandrayati, Haraldur Þorleifsson

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Woo…we’re into our third and final day of Iceland Airwaves 2022, but if you’re still catching up on everything that…

Airwaves 2022 Thursday Super Review: Super-cool snny, Crowd-Pleasing gugusar, And Nation Of Language Divides Opinion

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After being gently eased in by the pre-opening night‘s concerts, our super-review team hit it HARD last night and saw…

Airwaves 2022: Pre-Opening Night Review

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Iceland Airwaves is here baby! Chances are high you’ll live off energy drinks and ginger shots to survive the next…

GRAPEWAVES 2022 Episode #1: BSÍ, snny, INNI Music, Sindri Már Sigfússon, Tara Mobee

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It’s Day 1 of Iceland Airwaves 2022 and the first GRAPEWAVES 2022 episode! Tim Pogo is joined by Colm O’Herlihy,…

Grapevine Events: GRAPEWAVES, Daft Punk on Organ, & Screening

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GRAPEWAVES Podcast (live) November 3, 4, 5 at 12:30 – Kólaportið & Spotify & Apple Podcasts – free We know…

Announcing GRAPEWAVES: Your Essential Iceland Airwaves Podcast Companion

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Gin and tonic, coffee and crying in the bathroom at work, Iceland Airwaves and the Reykjavík Grapevine: some things are…

The Icelandic Roundup: Iceland Surprisingly Corrupt?

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Atli Þór Fanndal, a representative of Transparency International in Iceland, says that systemic corruption in Iceland is a running theme…

The Volcano: A Memoir – Part Four

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This episode was filmed in February and June 2022. On the 19th of March 2021 a new eruption started in…

Grapevine New Music Picks: Gudfinnur, VÉVAKI, Kári, and krassasig

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Another Friday, another round of new, recently mastered, tunes! We could list many reasons why you should dedicate some of…

RVK Newscast 221: Covid-19 and Climate Emergency Controversy

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It’s sunny, and we’re back with a new RVK Newscast! Today, Reykjavík Grapevine Editor-In-Chief Valur Grettisson, and Chief Morale Officer…

Grapevine Events: Opera Dinner, Silent Disco, Halldór Ragnarsson, and Children’s Film Festival

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Opera Dinner in IÐNÓ October 27th at 19:00 – IÐNÓ – 13.900 to 14.900 ISK We can’t think of a…

RVK Newscast 220: Magnus Carlsen At Icelandic Chess Tournament

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Welcome back to RVK Newscast! In this episode, editor-in-chief Valur Grettisson is in his hometown of Hafnarfjörður to bring you…

The Icelandic Roundup: Iceland Airwaves Festival!

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This week on the podcast, Josie Anne is joined by two of the organisers of Iceland Airwaves Festival, Sindri Astmarsson…

Grapevine New Music Picks: JóiPé, Ólafur Kram, and Silja Rós

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I know we’ve been talking a lot about the (lack of) sun for obvious reasons, but today makes us want…

RVK Newscast 219: Death On Kirkjufell

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A tourist has died while climbing Kirkjufell on the Snæfellsnes peninsula. The man, who was in his thirties, was part…

Grapevine Events: Iranian Culture, ‘Repeat’ Launch Party And Virtual Waters!

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Taste of Persia – In solidarity with the Iranian people October 23rd, 17:00 – OPEN – FREE The Iranian diaspora…

Last Chance! Win Two Tickets To Iceland Airwaves & More!

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We’re super excited to partner up with Iceland Airwaves and offer you a chance to win two festival tickets +…

The Icelandic Roundup: Justice Minister Accused Of Fearmongering

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It’s a bumper news week on The Icelandic Roundup: Jón Gunnarsson, the Minister of Justice, has been criticised for spreading…

Grapevine New Music Picks: Elíza Newman, Atli Örvarsson and BART!

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Ohhhh it’s Friday baby, AND it’s a sunny one. Celebrate by putting some great new music in your ear holes!…

Grapevine Events: Oscar Jerome, Piercing Fundraiser, Aldubáran, and Heim!

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Oscar Jerome, Ari Árelius, & Ash Walker (DJ Set) October 14th at 20:30 – Hurra – 3.500 ISK It’s not…

Supernatural Iceland: Warlocks

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Welcome to Supernatural Iceland! In this final episode Valur takes a deep dive into the dark history and wild folklore…

The Worst Place To Rent In Reykjavík This Month: The Prison Experience

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Type: Room in a shared apartment Size: Just under 10sq m Cost per month: 50,000 ISK Available at: Leiga/Facebook Finally,…