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2013-10-09 16:23:03

SEATTLE, Oct. 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- KEXP in cooperation with Iceland Naturally announced today its return to the Iceland Airwaves Music Festival in Reykjavik, Iceland for a series of live broadcasts at Kex Hostel hosted by DJ's Cheryl Waters and Kevin Cole October 30, 31 and November 1 6am to 2pm PST. This will be the fifth time KEXP has broadcast from the festival as part of its mission to discover and champion new artists and new music. KEXP's past involvement in the festival...

2013-08-12 12:26:25

NEW YORK, Aug. 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Do you think you're the next Florence and the Machine? Maybe the second coming of Sigur Ros? How about the future Hot Chip? Well, this is your chance to follow in these bands' footsteps (literally) and play the stage at Iceland Airwaves. Reyka, Iceland's preciously small-batched vodka and winner of 2011's IWSC Vodka Trophy, is intent on discovering inventive music talent motivated to play on the big stage. As such, for the third time Reyka is...

2012-10-24 07:29:17

SEATTLE, Oct. 24, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- KEXP, the internationally-renowned, Seattle-based radio station, announced today its return to the Land of Fire and Ice for a series of live broadcasts from the Iceland Airwaves in cooperation with Iceland Naturally, KEX Hostel, Icelandair and Kimi Records. Broadcasting once again from KEX Hostel in Reykjavik, DJs Cheryl Waters and Kevin Cole will host the performances on 90.3 FM and online at KEXP.org Oct. 31-Nov. 2 from 6 a.m. to 2 p.m. PDT. "Our...

2012-10-01 10:20:46

QUINCY, Mass., Oct. 1, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Icelandair is heading to Seattle and the surrounding areas with trips to Iceland, cool Icelandair merchandise and other prizes for lucky Seattleites. Starting October 11, 2012, Icelandair along with Iceland Naturally will be hosting Reykjavik Calling, a music competition, filled with performances by Iceland's hottest acts teamed up with Seattle's brightest up-and-coming stars. The local winners of this competition will be sent to Iceland to perform...

2012-06-20 02:25:40

NEW YORK, June 20, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Dirty Projectors, Of Monsters and Men, and Sigur Ros are each confirmed to play the acclaimed Iceland Airwaves music festival, running October 31 - November 4, 2012. Now, Reyka Vodka, the first vodka ever distilled in Iceland, is giving up-and-coming American bands their chance to take a spot onstage as part of the world's most revered and celebrated cutting edge music festival. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120620/NY27635 )...

2011-10-11 14:35:00

SEATTLE, Oct. 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- New music champion KEXP will broadcast more than a dozen sets from the Iceland Airwaves festival, live from Reykjavik, Oct. 12-14. KEXP DJs John Richards, Cheryl Waters and Kevin Cole will be on hand at the KEX Hostel to host the performances, to be heard on 90.3 FM in Seattle and at KEXP.org around the world. "We love to bring our listeners new and engaging music experiences--whether they're from across the street or across the planet," said Cole,...

2011-07-15 07:00:00

NEW YORK, July 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Bloc Party. Florence and The Machine. TV On The Radio. James Blake. Want to follow in the footsteps of this remarkable list of talent and perform at Iceland Airwaves? Reyka Vodka is bringing three American bands to Reykjavik to perform at the internationally celebrated music festival October 12-16, 2011! The selected artists will receive a weeklong trip to Reykjavik including travel and lodging, and the opportunity to perform live on stage at Iceland...