Icelandic Music worth travelling for!
Iceland's music scene is exciting and accessible – with fantastic artists, unique venues and festivals of all kinds throughout the year. From a symphony in the concert hall, to a gig in a downtown bar, we can help plan the perfect soundtrack to your visit.
World-famous artists like Björk and Sigur Rós are just the tip of Iceland's musical iceberg. From new bands to established artists, troubadours to choirs, DJs to orchestras – Icelandic music really is diverse and inspiring. With gigs and performances taking place almost every night of the week, there is always something to enjoy.
Icelandic music festivals
Whatever your taste, Iceland has a music festival to match. Folk, blues, jazz, electronic, classical, and everything in between. There are festivals that take place entirely within downtown Reykjavik, and others where you can experience great music in the heart of the Icelandic landscape.
Harpa concert hall
A visit to Reykjavik isn't complete without experiencing Iceland's stunning new concert hall, Harpa. Playing host to a diverse range of incredible music, the programme is varied and inspiring. You may catch anything from an international star to a chamber music festival. Meanwhile, there are many smaller music venues throughout the city where you can enjoy a range of local artists.
Make music a part of your Icelandic adventure
We can help you make great music a part of your visit. Whether you want to base your trip around a festival, or just catch a gig while you are here, we can help you with booking tickets, arranging accommodation and whatever else you need.
Check out this fantastic documentary Iceland: Beyond Sigur Rós it's a memorable celebration of Iceland's dynamic and diverse contemporary independent music scene.