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Högni

by Editor | 26th September 2017

Having previously performed in the groups GusGus and Hjaltalín, Iceland’s Högni Egilsson is now striking out under his own name. Newly signed to Erased Tapes, the acclaimed experimental label that recently celebrated its tenth birthday, Högni is on course to provide their latest success with his debut album Two Trains. The album’s title refers to […]

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Gyda Valtysdóttir Antje Taiga Jandrig

Gyda Valtysdóttir

by Editor | 7th September 2017

As a site that prides itself on celebrating new music, it’s pretty likely that this is the oldest composition we’ve ever featured on MusicMap. In fact it definitely is, as Gyda Valtysdóttir’s latest work is a recording of ‘Seikilos Epitaph’, the oldest complete composition in the world. (Dating from between 200 BC and AD 100, […]

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Ruxpin

by Editor | 28th November 2016

Talinn-based Icelander Ruxpin is a prolific electronic artist who recently marked his eighth album release with the remarkable We Become Ravens. Across its fifteen tracks the producer shows his full range, using crisp beats, emotional harmonics, epic structures and even the occasional grainy piano piece to tantalise the listener. Never afraid to suddenly manipulate moods, […]

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Talinn-based Icelander Ruxpin is a prolific electronic artist who recently marked his eighth album release with the remarkable We Become Ravens. Across its fifteen tracks the producer shows his full range, using crisp beats, emotional harmonics, epic structures and even …

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Högni

by Editor | 26th September 2017

Having previously performed in the groups GusGus and Hjaltalín, Iceland’s Högni Egilsson is now striking out under his own name. Newly signed to Erased Tapes, the acclaimed experimental label that recently celebrated its tenth birthday, Högni is on course to provide their latest success with his debut album Two Trains. The album’s title refers to […]

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