Eivor bridges album cover

Eivør - Bridges

By Edward Hancox
Faroese singer makes a declaration of love. Only quietly.

Vio: Dive In

By Edward Hancox
More Manchester than Mosfellsbær, if you will.

Rökkurró Live in Coventry

By Edward Hancox
Rökkurró are coming to the end of a mammoth three-week European tour, which has been very well received.
Jón Jónsson - Heim, album cover.

Jón Jónsson: Heim

By Edward Hancox
Local boy returns home. Results are so-so.
Vulnicura by Björk.

Björk’s Vulnicura

By Edward Hancox
Björk returns to what she does best with an album to be played in full, whilst clutching a photo of love lost.
Low Roar album 0

Low Roar’s 0

By Edward Hancox
No penguins harmed during the making of this remarkable album.
Drangar album cover

Pillar of Rock

By Páll Stefánsson
Unmistakably Icelandic.

Ásgeir: In the Silence

It would be easy to get washed away in all the hype but Ásgeir’s In the Silence , the English language version of his breakthrough debut album Dýrð í dauðaþögn , truly deserves all the praise it’s been getting.

Autumn Skies

Snorri Helgason’s follow up to Winter Sun is a melancholic, gentle affair.

Bellstop: Karma

I have to say that I approached their album with some trepidation.


Lára Rúnars has an outstanding voice, no doubt about that.