Smack dab on our bucket list of must-see festivals is the annual Iceland Airwaves. First held in an airplane hanger way back in 1999, the ReykjavÃk based festival prides itself on mixing worldwide artists with local Icelandic bands and surrounded by some of the most amazing natural beauty on earth. Held this year from October 31-November 4th, Iceland Airwaves will feature some 222 bands including Dirty Projectors, Phantogram, Patrick Wolf, The Vaccines, and Icelandic legends Sigur RÃ³s.
Here is the final additions below and the full lineup right here:
Latest Additions to Iceland Airwaves 2012
Shearwater (US), Apparat Organ Quartet, Haim (US), Snorri Helgason, ReykjavÃk!, DIIV (US), RÃ¶kkurrÃ³, ÃštidÃºr, Nova Heart (CN), Dikta, LÃ¡ra RÃºnars, Benni Hemm Hemm, Gluteus Maximus, Mr.Silla, Ãrni Vector, Asonat, Atrum, BÃ¡rujÃ¡rn, Bix, Boogie, Trouble, Dream Central Station, ElÃza Newman, EmmSjÃ© Gauti, EnkÃdÃº, Epic Rain, Fu Kaisha, Gang Related. Geir Helgi, Ghost Town Jenny (US), GÃsli PÃ¡lmi, Good Moon Deer, GP!, Halleluwah, Hanne KolstÃ¸ (NO), HaZar, Hellvar, HljÃ³msveitin Ã‰g, Hollow Veins, Jack Magnet Quintet, Japanese Super Shift and the Future Band, JÃ³n ÃžÃ³r, Lockerbie, Love & Fog, Love Demons, M-Band, MagnÃºs Leifur, Mikael Lind, Monotown, MorÃ°ingarnir, MyrkÃ¡, Myrra RÃ³s, Noise, NÃ³ra, Nuke Dukem, Oculus, Oyama, Pedro Pilatus, Quadruplos, RVK Soundsystem, Saytan, Sindri Eldon & the Ways, Skurken, StafrÃ¦nn HÃ¡kon, Steve Sampling, StrigaskÃ³r Nr.42, SvartidauÃ°i, Tanya & Marlon, The Foreign Resort (DK), Thor, Trouble, Two Tickets to Japan, Ultra Mega TechnobandiÃ° StefÃ¡n, Vigri, We Made God, Woodpidgeon (CA), Ylja, ÃžÃ³rir Georg and Ã†la!