Iceland Airwaves, the largest music festival in Iceland, ended its 19th run yesterday. Smaller venues and Icelandic artists were the themes of this year's edition.
Keychange, an exciting new project led by by PRS Foundation (UK), partnered with Iceland Airwaves to host a panel discussion on women in music.
The pressure of the music industry can lead to severe mental health issues for artists. This was revealed in a talk held by William Doyle as part of Iceland Airwaves 2017
The 18th Iceland Airwaves music festival begins today, although a large number of off-venue concerts have already taken place in various locations.
Musician Ólafur Arnalds and director Baldvin Z discuss the challenges and rewards of their collaborative film.
Icelandic band Sigur Rós will end its long-running tour in Iceland next month. Its next album is also nearing release.
New numbers from Netflix reveal which TV series Icelanders ‘binge race,’ watching the whole season within a day of its release.
Ten-year-old rapper Úlfur Emilio a.k.a. Góði Úlfurinn (The Good Wolf) released his first single “Græða peninginn” last weekend.
Icelandic writers Jón Kalman and Sjón are on a speculative list of those most likely to be named this year’s Nobel laureate for literature.
The gender proportion among interviewees in broadcast media in Iceland is significantly more even than global averages.
A panel on Arctic affairs, part of RIFF film festival, touched on glacial melting, ethical obligations and the status of Iceland as an Arctic nation.
Japanese fashion designer Issey Miyake’s clothing line for spring and summer 2018 is inspired by the beauty of Icelandic landscapes.
Icelandic customs officers have stopped 199 shipments of melatonin, ordered from the United States. 88 of those shipments were shipped between June and August this year.
A man sought help in the University Hospital of Iceland after coming across a dead baby mouse in a salad he purchased at the restaurant Fresco.
The City of Reykjavík has reached an agreement to buy the oldest house in downtown Reykjavík for over ISK 260 million (USD 2.5 million/EUR 2 million).
Academy Award Nominee and Golden Globe winner Jóhann Jóhannsson is no longer attached to the film Blade Runner 2049.
This year's Venice Film Festival includes the Icelandic film Under The Tree (Icelandic: Undir Trénu). It premiered there yesterday and received very positive reviews from the press.
The first ever H&M store in Iceland opens in Smáralind, Kópavogur tomorrow morning. This event has been greatly anticipated by Icelanders, seeing as H&M is the country's most popular clothing store, despite the fact that there has never been an H&M store in Iceland before.
Icelandic composer Jóhann Jóhannsson has been nominated for a World Soundtrack Award in the Best Film Composer of the Year category.