This month, Icelandic singer-songwriter, Ásgeir, touches down in North America to finish out his global tour! He specializes in indie electronic and atmospheric folk.
Ásgeir quickly became an overnight sensation in Iceland when his first album “Dyrd i daudathogn” rose up the charts and turned into Iceland’s fastest selling debut album by a domestic artist. Now with four albums, Ásgeir’s music continues to be loved by Icelanders and music fanatics across the globe. During the 2012 Iceland Music Awards, he won Best Pop/Rock Album, Best Newcomer, Male Vocalist of the Year, and Songwriter of the Year! Most recently, he performed at one of Iceland’s favorite festivals – Iceland Airwaves.
Listen to Ásgeir’s music below and be sure to check the tour dates to see if he’s coming to a city near you! You can purchase tickets to the shows here:
- March 11 & 12 – National Sawdust, Brooklyn, NY
- March 13 – Arts at the Amory, Boston, MA
- March 15 – Cabaret Lion d’Or – Montreal, Canada
- March 16 – Church of the Redeemer – Toronto, Canada
- March 19 – Cedar Cultural Center – Minneapolis, MN
- March 22 – The Masonic Lodge at Hollywood Forever – Los Angeles, CA
- March 23 – The Lodge at The Regency – San Francisco, CA
What is your favorite song of Ásgeir’s? Let us know in the comments below or on Twitter!