Welcome to Airwaves: Tuned in, the official daily podcast of the Iceland Airwaves Music Festival in Reykjavík, Iceland. Hosted by Tim Pogo and made in collaboration with The Reykjavík Grapevine, Einstök Beer. Each day at Airwaves, Pogo will be chatting with artists from Iceland and around the world, as well as people in and around the festival and the city to bring you the insights and information to get the most out of your Airwaves experience...and to turn you on to new sounds, no matter where in the world you're listening from!
Airwaves: Tuned In 2019 Episode #4: Boy Azooga, Hrím and Between Mountains
Getting a peek inside the Cardif music scene with Boy Azooga, also Ösp from Hrím describes a hectic Airwaves week with only four songs and one prior gig under their belt, and Katla from Between Mountains describes life in the Westfjords and how to balance music duties with regular life.
Airwaves: Tuned In 2019 Episode #3: Une Misère, Reykjavík Music City & Elda Suryani from Stars And Rabbit
In the third Airwaves 2019 Tune In podcast, we take a musical journey to Indonesia and see Reyjavik through a new set of eyes with Elda Suryani of Stars And Rabbit. Tim was also joined by María Rut Reynisdóttir, the project manager of Reykjavík Music City and hanging at one of the city's longtime cultural meeting spots to getting a glimpse of the Icelandic hardcore scene with Jón Már Ásbjörnsson of Une Misère.
Airwaves: Tuned In 2019 Episode #2: The Garrys, Warmland & Music Walk with Arnar Eggert
The first day of Iceland Airwaves was a blast! While our six fantastic reporters are out and about to keep you updated on the highlights of the festival, we’re honoured to have with us American radio host and DJ Tim Pogo. In this second Tune In podcast, Tim grabs coffee with the Canadian sisters from The Garrys at snaps, explores the revitalised harbour area at Grandi food hall with Warmland and catches a glimpse at landmarks in Reykjavík music history with Arnar Eggert of Reykjavík Music Walk.
Airwaves: Tuned In 2019 Episode #1: Seabear, Cell7 & Behind The Scenes Of The Festival
In episode one of Airwaves: Tuned In, Pogo first catches up with award-winning Icelandic musician Sindri Már of Seabear and Sin Fang fame to talk about the heavily anticipated Seabear album.
Afterwards, he has a quick stop with Sindri—another, we know—the booking director of Airwaves to learn about the ins-and-outs of festival-making.
Then it's onto rapper Cell7 about hip-hop and rap in Iceland and life changing experiences in Africa.
GrapeWaves 2018 Daily Podcast #4: Festival Wrap Up with Ólafur Arnalds, JFDR & More
In episode 4, Pogo helps you wind down your Airwaves week in conversation with Icelandic artists Ólafur Arnalds and JFDR, plus the founder of Iceland Airwaves, Magnus Stephensen.
GrapeWaves 2018 Daily Podcast #3: CrazyWaves With Reykjavíkurdætur & More
In episode three, Pogo talks to RVKDTR, music industry mover and shaker Colm O'Herlihy, new Airwaves festival operations manager Will Larnach Jones, and Var.