ICELAND

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

i-D presents: a night of icelandic hip hop with sturla atlas

Tonight they open for Justin Bieber in Reykjavik... next Friday 16 September they'll play a free show for you in East London.
Frankie Dunn
9.8.16
Music

cool down with this icelandic hip-hop playlist

This is hip-hop in the land of ice and fire. It's lit.
Frankie Dunn
8.31.16
Music

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

Your best internet friend GKR opens up both studio door and heart as he shares his colourful music.
Francesca Dunn
8.24.16
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

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
watch

i-D meets: icelandic hip hop

Cast aside all those preconceptions about elves and ethereal folk music, because hip-hop is big in Iceland. Sure, Sigur Ros are still helping us sleep every night and yes, Bjork remains their musical mother, but the nation's children have grown up to...
i-D Staff
8.23.16
Music

video premiere: samaris, wanted 2 say

Join the talented trio for a supernatural night under the blood moon in their native Iceland.
Francesca Dunn
3.29.16
Music

​glacier gigs, lagoon parties, and radiohead announced for secret solstice 2016

If the sun never sets, does the party ever really end?
Francesca Dunn
1.29.16
Music

seven icelandic hip hop acts you should get to know

Give Adele and Bieber a break. Try something different today.
Francesca Dunn
11.27.15
ICELAND

tryggvi pálsson

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
11.23.15
Festival

​i-D mix goes to iceland airwaves...

And that’s why grime goes to Iceland!
i-D Staff
11.16.15