Iceland Airwaves will be giving the French a little taste of Iceland and its music at Air d’Islande, an Icelandic cultural festival in Paris. Air d’Islande takes place January 31 and February 1 at le Point Ephémère and showcases Icelandic and French music.
31.01 : High-voltage punk/electro duo GHOSTIGITAL, featuring ex-Sugarcube and now cultural boss at the city of Reykjavík, Einar Örn Benediktsson and Mad-Genius Curver aka Birgir Örn Thoroddsen. These electrified gentlemen will be accompanied by newcomers EPIC RAIN, and french eccentric, MEIN SOHN WILLIAM.
01.02: ÓLÖF ARNALDS performing together with Skúli Sverrisson, with material from a brand new album. Also performing, MICHAEL WOOKEY who has worked with the multi-talented Valgeir Sigurðsson and his album is illustrated by Icelandic artist Gabríela Friðriksdóttir.