The 20th annual Iceland Airwaves music festival is one of the most highly anticipated events of the year. With a talent lineup featuring 50% female acts, you won’t want to miss a minute of the festival. But what if you can’t make it to Iceland to catch the shows? Not to worry – we’re bringing you all the places you can stream the festival live so it feels like you’re listening along right from the land of fire and ice!
Iceland Naturally Live Stream
On Wednesday, we’ll be hosting a special Iceland Airwaves livestream from the Reykjavik Art museum on our Facebook page. Host Atli Már Steinarsson will discuss the history of the famous festival and chat with acts such as Reykjavikurdætur (Daughters Of Reykjavik), followed by a special performance by the group!
When: Wednesday, 4:45pm EST – 5:05pm EST // 1:45pm – 2:05pm PST
KEXP Live Stream
KEXP will be broadcasting the festival from Wednesday through Friday on KEXP on 90.3 FM in Seattle and worldwide at KEXP.ORG. Sets from all days will also be streamed with live video on KEXP’s YouTube channel and Facebook page. Check out which acts will be streamed here.
Where: KEXP, YouTube, Facebook
When: Wednesday, November 7- Friday, November 9
The Current Live Broadcasting
The Current will be broadcasting the festival live on Friday, Nov. 9, 6-10pm CT and Saturday, Nov. 10, 3-7pm CT. You’ll be able to listen to acts such as Aurora, Fufanu, Reykjavikurdatur, JFDR and more!
Where: The Current
When: Friday, 6 – 10pm CT // Saturday, 3-7pm CT
Iceland Music will be broadcasting the Iceland Airwaves Lounge Conference on Friday, Nov. 9.
Where: Iceland Music
From Words to Lyrics at 7 – 7:45am ET
Druslugangan: Combating Sexual Harassment and Violence at Music Festivals at 8 – 8:45am ET
Keychange – Breaking the System: Artist led collectives in the music industry at 8:30 – 9:15am ET
The Changing Tides of Music and Media at 9 – 9:45am ET
Spotify Artist Tools at 9:30 – 10:15am ET
Blockchain: Radical changes in music and copyright at 10 – 10:45am ET
In Conversation: Bob Lefsetz at 11am – 12pm ET
WFUV In-Studio Session With Vök
Not able to tune into any of these streams? Don’t worry! A special in-studio session with Icelandic band, Vök will be airing on UKNY on Sunday 11/11 at 11pm ET!
Be sure to check back here for more ways to catch all the music from Iceland Airwaves! And to stay up to date on news throughout the festival as well as all things Iceland, follow us on Twitter at @IcelandNatural!