In honor of the legendary Janis Joplin, who would have turned 69 today, a tribute concert will be held at Gaukur á Stöng in Reykjavík tonight at 9 pm.
Janis Joplin. Source: Wikipedia.
Radio host and DJ Andrea Jónsdóttir will give an address and actress and singer Bryndís Ásmundsdóttir with band will perform songs by Joplin, Morgunblaðið reports.
Meanwhile, a free concert will be held at the downtown venue Barbara where soloist Snorri Helgason and the bands Just Another Snake Cult and Nolo will perform. The concert begins at 9 pm and all are welcome.
Another free concert will take place at Bar 11 tonight at 9 pm where the bands Náttfari, The Heavy Experience and Porquesí will perform.
At 10 pm tonight, Sóley will play unplugged in the Gogoyoko Wireless concert series at Kex Hostel in Reykjavík and at 8 pm in Salurinn, Kópavogur, a number of bands, including Agent Fresco, will perform in a charity concert.
For tickets and other events, go to midi.is.