Festival News : Iceland Airwaves

Sigur Ros

In the melodic marvels first hometown gig for four years, Sigur Ros have confirmed they will headline the 2012 edition of Iceland Airwaves, closing the festival with a performance at Laugardalshöll Arena on the Sunday.

Valtari, the Icelandic quartet's first new album in four years, arrives at the end of May followed by a U.S. and European tour that will include an appearance in Stradbally come the end of September.

Among the other acts already confirmed for the five day festival are legendary indie label 4AD's newest recruits Daughter, Brooklyn quintet Friends and Icelandic sea bear Sóley.

- Sigur Ros will headline Iceland Airwaves which takes place Oct 31st - Nov 4th
- For more info visit icelandairwaves.is