News Mar 08, 2011

New Bands Announced for Iceland Airwaves

The Iceland Airwaves festival has announced the second batch of artists confirmed for Iceland Airwaves 2011, which will take place October 12-16 in Reykjavík. From the US John Grant, who floored critics with his stunning debut Queen of Denmark, which MOJO aptly named album of the year 2010; legendary Swedish psychedelic rockers Dungen; Danish sunshine pop outfit Treefight for Sunlight; Switzerland’s amazing and odd Oy and Finland’s electro trio Zebra and Snake.

On the Icelandic front Iceland Airwaves announced addictive melody maker Sin Fang and power-driven math rockers Agent Fresco.

Previously announced bands are The Vaccines (UK), Liturgy (US), Sizarr (DE), Who Knew (IS), Of Monsters and Men (IS) and Endless Dark. Iceland Airwaves is currently accepting band submissions through Sonicbids. Tickets and package deals are on sale now on and special early bird prices apply until June 1st.

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