Iceland Airwaves off-venue events kick off all over town!
The Iceland Airwaves music festival officially begins tomorrow, Wednesday (November 5). Those who missed out on tickets to the festival can enjoy countless off-venue events taking place all over town this week —every bar, coffee house, and shop become concert venues during the five days of Iceland Airwaves.
Here are a few interesting off-venue events taking place this week.
Kex Hostel at Skúlagata 28.
18:00 Uni Stefson
Frystiklefinn/The Freezer Hostel in the village of Rif, Snæfellsnes peninsula
21:00 Orchestra of Spheres (NZ)
Hlemmur Square at Laugavegur 105
17:00 Lily of the valley
18:00 Kiss the Coyote
19:00 Úlfur Úlfur
Slippbarinn in Hotel Marina at Mýrargata 2
17:00 Low Roar (IS/US)
17:45 Kiriyama Family
Experience a live broadcast and sessions presented by some of the best radio DJs from the Nordic region and the UK in the pop-up bar Nordic Playlist Radio Bar at Laugavegur 91.
12:15 Francine Gorman (UK)
13:00 Matthías Már Matthíasson
14:00 Þuríður Blær
15:00 Jaakko Eino Kalevi (FI)
15:30 Orri Freyr Rúnarsson
16:30 Jonas Verwijnen (FI)
17:30 Shell Zenner (UK)
18:30 Kasper Björke (DK)
Kaffibarinn at Bergstaðastræti 1
16:15 Puzzle Muteson (UK)
17:00 James McVinnie (UK)
17:45 Thus Owls (CA)
18:30 Liam Byrne (UK)
Ion Luxury Adventure Hotel in Nesjavellir. The hotel provides a free pickup from Harpa Concert Hall at 14:45 and 16:30 and from Ion Hotel 17:30, 20:00 and 23:30. Perfect opportunity for those who wish to experience the country side.
14:15 Harpa Þorvaldsdóttir
15:00 Man in between (ES)
16:45 Árný Árnadóttir
18:15 Beebee and the bluebirds
19:15 Védís Hervör
SKY Lounge & Bar in CenterHotel Arnarhvoll at Ingólfsstræti 1
18:00 Greta Svabo Bech (FO)
18:45 Ezra Furman (US)
19:30 Moving Houses (DE)
Mengi at Óðinsgata 2
17:00 EMBASSYLIGHTS (CA)
Tjarnarbarinn in Tjarnarbíó theatre at Tjarnargata 12
18:00 Súpergrúppan Naflakusk
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