Four Finnish bands, Es, Islaja, Jarse and Lau Nau, will play in concert in Bakkus in central Reykjavík tonight. The concert begins at 10 pm and admission is free.
Islaja. Copyright: Fonal Records.
All four bands are connected with the progressive label Fonal Records from Tampere, Finland. The label’s bands are all characterized by folk music, psychedelica and experimental electronic music.
The concert at Bakkus is part of their Nordic tour. Their Iceland visit is sponsored by Kimi Records, the Finnish Embassy, Bakkus Bar and Nokia.
In other music news, the Icelandic band Miri is currently touring Canada and will perform at North by Northeast (NXNE) music festival in Toronto, June 13-19.