music walk

The Reykjavik Music Walk

The Reykjavik Music Walk

Duration:1.5 hours total
Languages:Offered in English
Availability for this experience is extremely rare.

About your host

I'm a music journalist and music scholar in Iceland with 25 years of experience . Two years ago I started The Reykjavik Music Walk, a one hour walk around the city's centre which focuses on the landmark sites that have contributed to the music's remarkable success abroad. E.g. the downtown practice spaces of Bjork and The Sugarcubes, concert halls used by early career Sigur Ros and historically…
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What we’ll do

The tour has a symbolic start, as we start in front of Harpa, the picturesque music and conference hall in Reykjavik's harbour. The walk then makes its way along the harbour front, passing Björk’s old apartment and The Sugarcubes’ old rehearsal space. Walkers are fed anecdotes about the biggest names in Icelandic music, from Of Monsters and Men to Björk and Sigur Rós, during the walk and questions…

What to bring

Warm clothes
Good mood and an open heart

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$40 per person
$40 per person