iceland airwaves

Music

why iceland is so hot right now

Figuratively, not literally.
Hanna Hanra
4.17.18
Music

five icelandic acts to wrap your scarf around

Proving the island isn’t all ice, Björk and that hotdog place Kanye went to, we took a scientific look at the best of Iceland’s new musical acts.
Hanna Hanra
10.30.17
Music

silvana imam raps about same-sex desire and does it for her teenage self

"I’m a lesbian, a feminist, and an immigrant." — Sweden’s first openly gay rapper on why society made her political.
Amelia Abraham
12.5.16
Fashion

iceland airwaves festival, straight up!

Follow Matthew Martin's lens to Iceland Airwaves, as we ask a few of the ice-cool festival-goers what makes it so special.
i-D Staff
11.9.16
Music

airwaves: that’s why i-D goes to iceland

Björk might have played the entirety of Vulnicura, but with Warpaint, Santigold, Reykjavikurdaetur and Dream Wife performing, it was our female-focussed stage that we could "Notget" enough of.
i-D Staff
11.8.16
News

björk added to iceland airwaves line-up

And all is full of love once more.
i-D Staff
9.29.16
Music

meet gkr, the young talent on a mission to take icelandic rap global

Your best internet friend opens up both studio door and heart as he shares his colorful music.
Francesca Dunn
8.25.16
Music

meet sturla atlas, the fashion-forward icelandic hip-hop act opening for justin bieber

Having already won big at the Iceland Music Awards and scored the ultimate support slot, these Downtown Reykjavik kids are the coolest things in the land of ice and fire. After hiking through Reykjadalur valley, they fill us in on everything 101.
Francesca Dunn
8.23.16
music news

we’re hosting a stage at iceland airwaves 2016!

Last year we took grime to Iceland, this November we’ll be celebrating women in music with a line-up boasting Warpaint, Santigold and Reykjavikurdaetur.
Francesca Dunn
8.23.16
Music

kano, the internet, let’s eat grandma and dream wife among additions to iceland airwaves

Joining an already awesome bill that includes PJ Harvey, Warpaint and Reykjavíkurdætur.
Charlotte Gush
7.14.16
Music

premiere: moonbow, 'lethe'

Lose your mind over the London duo’s mythological tale of complete forgetfulness.
Francesca Dunn
i-D Staff
1.8.16
ICELAND

yuki tsuji

i-D Mix headed to Iceland Airwaves recently to play host to Skepta, JME and host of homegrown Icelandic hip hop talent. We went out onto the streets to find kids putting the ice cool in Iceland and shot them straight up.
i-D Staff
12.8.15
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