Iceland Airwaves 2015 is around the corner!

Iceland Airwaves, which will be held for the 17th time this year is the largest music festival in Iceland.

The festival spans five days, starting Wednesday 4 November and lasts until Sunday 8 November.

The main focus is showcasing new music, both Icelandic and international.

Iceland Airwaves has become known for its intimacy and party spirit. The festival has been called "the hippest long weekend on the annual music-festival calendar" (David Fricke, Rolling Stone) and an "unbelievable zest for music and celebration" (Jonah Flicker, Pitchforkmedia).

This year numberous bands and singers will perform, including bands such as:

Agent Fresco, Amabadama, BC Camplight, Beach House, Bubbi & Dimma, Valdimar, Sea Change, John Grant and the Iceland Symphony Orchestra and many many more!

The festival's main sponsors are Icelandair and the City of Reykjavík.

 

Note that there is an app available for the festival for all phones and tablets.

 

Check out our Youtube channel for Iceland Airwaves highlights from past years.