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News 2012 - March

Stopover Concert Series Kicks Off

twdy_texas_bandA new music project, the concert series Stopover, begins this month. The first concert, where This Will Destroy You, a rock group from Texas, and the...

Sigur Rós to Release New Album in May

sigur-rosIcelandic indie pop band Sigur Rós is scheduled to release a new album, entitled Valtari (which means “roller” as used during road constructions in...

Commercial Minke Whaling to Start in April

minke-whaler_psThe overall minke whaling quota in Iceland this year is 216 animals; the season is set to start next month. The extension to apply for minke...

Icelandic Artist Opens Exhibit in New York

newyork_psIcelandic artist Guðjón Ketilsson opened his exhibition “Extension of the Head” in the Luise Ross Gallery in New York this week. His exhibition is...

New Heat Record for March Set in Iceland

rainfall-sulur_psThe temperature reached 19.6°C (67.3°F) at an automatic weather observation post run by the Icelandic Road Administration at Kvísker in Öræfi...

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