Legend - The Reykjavik Grapevine

Legend

Legend

Published September 13, 2013

Legend is an Icelandic duo that experiments with electronic music. The band’s frontman, Krummi Björgvinsson, is no stranger to the music world, having catapulted punk-rock act Minus to deals with Victory Records, Smekkleysa and One Little Indian. Legend’s debut album ‘Fearless’ was self-released in Iceland to astonishing reviews, including comparisons to what reads as a who’s who of modern music. An essential record that will keep giving back.
Krummi, singer of the Icelandic punk rock act Minus and co-founder (along with Daníel Ágúst of Gus Gus fame) of the alt-country act Esja, formed Legend in 2011 with Halldor Björnsson. The duo have since graced the stage of Iceland Airwaves, been remixed by Icelandic-Los Angeles electronic fashion crew Steed Lord, and been featured in filmmaker Kitty Von-Sometime’s superb ‘Weird Girls Project’ video series (along with Gus Gus, Ólafur Arnalds, Emiliana Torrini, Ghostigital, Imogen Heap and others). In 2012, Legend signed a worldwide (ex-Iceland) deal with Artoffact Records.

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