This is a soundtrack to a film of the same name made by director Fridrik Thor Fridriksson, which documented the blooming rock scene in Iceland in the winter of 1981-82. Tracklist 1-1 –Vonbrigði Ó Reykjavík 2:36 1-2 –Egó Sieg Heil 2:00 1-3 –Fræbbblarnir Gotta Go 1:49 1-4 –Purrkur Pillnikk Óvænt 1:12 1-5 –Þeyr Rúdólf 2:55 [...]
World premiere recording of compositions by Elín Gunnlaugsdóttir, Hildigunnur Rúnarsdóttir, Jón Guðmundsson, Mist Þorkelsdóttir, Steingrímur Rohloff and Þórður Magnússon. Performed by Gríma Vocal Ensemble, Marta Guðrún Halldórsdóttir soprano and Eþos String Quartet.
“the choral settings are somehow lush and stark at the same time… It is an impressive addition to Sono Luminus’ ongoing commitment to bringing Icelandic culture to the world.” David Olds, The Whole Note “Der Klang boasts all the qualities we tend to associate with sweeping modern neo-classical—it’s beautiful, reflective, sad…Sveinsson has a light touch, [...]
“It is music that seeks out, shoots new shoots, groping in the underworld, dreaming in the dark.” Sten Wistrand, Kulturdelen “[The music on Rhizoma] is meticulously crafted and beautifully put together. The result is enchanting and poetic.” Jónas Sen, Icelandic Newspaper Fréttablaðið “The album is full of soundscapes that fill the head of the listener. [...]
Third solo album by Kolrassa Krókríðandi’s and Bellatrix’s singer/violinist Elíza Geirsdóttir Newman. Tracklist 1. Af sem áður var 2. Flöskuskeyti 3. Fagurgalinn 4. Svartir klettar 5. Langt yfir skammt 1. Yfir strikið 2. Blóm í móa 3. Skýjaborg 4. Kollhnís 5. Straumhvörf
Tracklist 1. Vorlag 2. Sumarlag The earlier part Haustlag/Vetrarlag or Fall Song / Winter Song came out in 2017. All of them were written in the season they are named after and include enviromental sounds from each. This was done in 2015-2016 starting in fall and ending in summer.
Tracklist 1. Öllu skartað 2. Má ég gera núna? 3. Threnody for the Victims of Neuroleptic Malignant Syndrome 4. Leif mér að lifa 5. Börn og aðrir minna uplódaðir 6. Inside the Domain 7. Rubbing Alcohol 8. The Grief of the Bees Skartamannafélagið is a collection of electronic pieces from 2017-2018. I wrapped them up [...]