Composer Atli Örvarsson in Hof

This Shouldn’t Be Possible

Atli Örvarsson is a film composer, formerly based in Los Angeles. A few years ago, he packed up all his belongings and moved with his family to Akureyri in the north of Iceland, where he grew up. A few years ago, moving from LA to Akureyri would have meant the end of his career, but thanks to...

PM meets with Merkel

Prime Minister Katrín Jakobsdóttir met with Angela Merkel Chancellor of Germany, yesterday in Berlin, During their meeting, Katrín broached the matter of how best to proceed in the matter of Haukur Hilmarsson.

Ash Wednesday Celebrated

It's Ash Wednesday, which means that children all over Iceland are getting dressed up in costumes and heading out to gather candy. There's no such thing as free candy however, the kids have to sing for their sweets!