Ólöf Arnalds

Hear Ólöf Arnalds Cover Neil Diamond, Bruce Springsteen

Ólöf Arnalds' next release will be an EP of covers, where the Icelandic singer/songwriter rephrases songs by Bob Dylan, Bruce Springsteen, Arthur Russell, Neil Diamond…
Corban Goble | November 1, 2011 - 11:19 am

Iceland Airwaves 2011 In Words And Photos

Last week, from Wednesday until Sunday, Reykjavik, Iceland hosted its annual Airwaves festival. It's an urban festival and a hell of a party, with the…
Amrit Singh | October 17, 2011 - 8:22 am

Blonde Redhead, Ólöf Arnalds @ Music Box, Hollywood 11/16/10

Blonde Redhead stopped by Los Angeles for two nights at the Music Box in support of their latest album, Penny Sparkle. Their additional keyboard player…
Andrew Youssef | November 18, 2010 - 4:22 pm

End Of The Road Festival 2010 In Photos

This past weekend Larmer Tree Gardens, near Salisbury, Wiltshire, hosted the fifth annual End Of The Road Festival. This year's lineup continued the festival's peripheral…
Amrit Singh | September 13, 2010 - 4:19 pm

Ólöf Arnalds – “Crazy Car” Video (Stereogum Premiere)

Like her video for "Innundir Skinni," "Crazy Car" has a soft, dreamy logic to it. It's one of three songs on Ólöf Arnalds' Innundir Skinni
Brandon Stosuy | August 24, 2010 - 1:16 pm

Ólöf Arnalds – “Innundir Skinni” Video (Stereogum Premiere)

Last year's Björk/Dirty Projectors Housing Works benefit resurfaced today as Mount Wittenberg Orca. Now we have a new video from Ólöf Arnalds, the Icelandic singer/songwriter…
Brandon Stosuy | June 30, 2010 - 1:22 pm

Björk & Dirty Projectors @ Housing Works Bookstore, NYC 5/8/09

What started as a mutual admiration uncovered by Dirty Projectors' cover of "Hyperballad" for Enjoyed crystallized into an unforgettable evening of Bitte Björka at Housing…
Amrit Singh | May 11, 2009 - 9:02 am

New Ólöf Arnalds – “Vinur Minn” (Stereogum Premiere)

On 2007's Vid og Vid, Ólöf Arnalds makes a lot happen with very few ingredients: The Icelandic singer/songwriter uses her pristine voice and an instrument…
Brandon Stosuy | May 5, 2009 - 9:18 am

Sigur Rós & Björk Join In Serving Iceland Some “Gobbledigook”

Saturday in Reykjavik saw a convergence of four of the world's greatest things -- Sigur Rós, Björk, National Geographic, and free -- for a Náttúra…
Amrit Singh | June 30, 2008 - 9:36 am