the Icelandic music scene

Lay Low

Icelandic singer Lay Low

If you are interested in music, there is a fat chance you are going to fall in love with the small island nation of Iceland. Here you will find a first class symphonic orchestra, international music festivals, aspiring pop stars and everything in between. You can even visit the annual heavy metal festival Eistnaflug in the east of Iceland.

Most famous of our musicians are of course Björk, Sigur Rós and Emiliana Torrini but that is just the top of the iceberg. The Icelandic music scene is as vibrant as ever.

Here are a few artist you should check out before your trip to Iceland:
Amiina, Bang Gang, FM Belfast, Hafdís Huld, Jakobínarína, Lay Low, Leaves, Maus, Megas, Mugison, Seabear and Trabant.

Visit our music profile on last.fm: Husavik Guesthouse