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‘No identity’: Why is Kenyan music failing to break through globally?

Al Jazeera 02 Mar 2024
list of 4 itemslist 1 of 4Thousands of artists call for Israel’s exclusion from Venice Biennale. list 2 of 4Palestinian singer running to represent Iceland at Eurovision contest ... Palestinian artist Sliman Mansour.

Olly Alexander: Dizzy review — fun-packed Eurovision entry could spin UK to first place

The Times/The Sunday Times 01 Mar 2024
It is the best entry we’ve had in years, in fact ... DizzySponsored. Related articles. MIDDLE EAST CRISIS ... Alex Farber. , Media Correspondent. Palestinian pop star tipped to represent Iceland at Eurovision ... Artists demand Israel is barred from Venice Biennale.

Palestinian pop star tipped to represent Iceland at Eurovision

The Times/The Sunday Times 29 Feb 2024
He has emerged as the favourite to represent Iceland with a cowboy-themed song, Wild West, which is ostensibly about an artist’s desire for freedom. Wild West will be Murad’s entry if he is picked to represent Iceland.

When he's not mixing Old Fashioneds in Green Bay or attending the Grammys in LA, De Pere's Alex Jeffery makes music in Nashville

Green Bay Press Gazette 28 Feb 2024
As an independent artist, he does all his own bookings and plays across the country, from as nearby as the Long Branch Saloon in De Pere to as far away as the Kex Hostel in Reykjavik, Iceland.

World Photography Organisation announces professional finalists for Sony World Photography Awards 2024

Digital Photography Review 28 Feb 2024
Its creator, German artist Boris Eldagsen, disclosed that fact when he refused his prize ... Artist statement ... Artist statement ... Artist statement ... Artist statement ... Artist statement ... Artist statement ... Artist statement ... Artist statement ... Artist statement.

Palestinian pop singer favorite to represent Iceland in Eurovision

Anadolu Agency 27 Feb 2024
The pop artist had also collaborated in the past with Iceland's past Eurovision act Hatari, known for their outspoken opposition to Israeli occupation and who have raised Palestinian flags during their appearance on the show held in Israel in 2019.

Iconic Musicians and World-Renowned Artists Unite for Secret 7” Charity Auction by War Child UK ...

Maryville Daily Forum 27 Feb 2024
... modern photography and film, Rankin; contemporary artist Cho Hui-Chin; artist, designer and co-creator of Gorillaz, Jamie Hewlett; multidisciplinary Icelandic artist Ragnar Kjartansson and many more.

This Hall Is Alive With the Scent of Music

Vogue 27 Feb 2024
A ScentOpera was performed at the Guggenheim, and last fall, the Icelandic artist-run perfumery Fischersund teamed up with Jónsi, the Sigur Rós frontman, for “A Night of Scent and Music” at Le Poisson Rouge, the Manhattan experimental music space ... .

WrapStyle: Balenciaga’s LA Love Affair Continues With a Kim Kardashian Assist

The Wrap 26 Feb 2024
The images offer a glimpse into the days before the Icelandic artist filmed her iconic music video for “It’s Oh So Quiet.” ... working with professional makeup artists for their runway shows.

Shygirl, Bar Italia and Joy (Anonymous) lead lineup for Iceland Airwaves 2024

NME 23 Feb 2024
“We are incredibly proud to be celebrating not only 25 years of Iceland Airwaves, but 25 years of playing a key part in the careers of some of the world’s most talented artists,” said Ísleifur ...

Israel’s Eurovision entry ‘scrutinised’ over ‘political reference to Hamas attacks’

Metro UK 23 Feb 2024
Channel 12) ... The 2024 Eurovision Song Contest is already facing criticism for including the country, after more than 2,000 artists from Iceland, Finland, and the host country Sweden signed open letters asking for Israel to be banned ... REUTERS) ... MORE .

The Complete History of Ezra Miller’s Controversial Career

New York Magazine 19 Feb 2024
The Secrets of Dumbledore was halted due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Miller reportedly took up residence at an Airbnb in an Iceland suburb along with “artists, expats, and spiritual confidants,” according to an August 4 Business Insider report.


Longview News-Journal 16 Feb 2024
16, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- Born and raised in Iceland, Hildur Ásgeirsdóttir Jónsson (b ... that veers between abstraction and representation, with deep connections to Iceland's otherworldly environment.

Laufey live in London: sublime jazz-pop leaves young fans bewitched

NME 16 Feb 2024
the night Laufey became an Icelandic national treasure ... The contrast between the screams that greet the Icelandic-Chinese artist’s arrival on stage, and what comes next, is telling ... artist and audience.