Ólafur Arnalds

Kiasmos – Blurred (Bonobo Remix)

Kiasmos, the electronic music duo of composer Ólafur Arnalds and producer Janus Rasmussen, released their new 12” EP Blurred on October 6 via Erased Tapes.

Kiasmos – Blurred

Kiasmos, the electronic music duo of composer Ólafur Arnalds and producer Janus Rasmussen, release their new 12” EP Blurred on October 6 via Erased Tapes. With a number of releases coming on Erased Tapes, including their seminal 2014 self-titled full-length and their most recent work, the 2015 Swept EP, Kiasmos returns in 2017 for a… Read more »

VIDEO: Kiasmos – Gaunt

Icelandic duo Kiasmos, the collaborative project between classical composer Ólafur Arnalds and Bloodgroup mastermind Janus Rasmussen, recently dropped a new EP entitled Swept on Erased Tapes. Watch the Máni Sigfússon-directed visuals for the album track Gaunt down below. Kiasmos’ Swept EP is available now through Erased Tapes.

Ólafur Arnalds & Nils Frahm – Four

Ólafur Arnalds and Nils Frahm recently launched a new site featuring a brand new, 45-minute documentary of the two exceptionally innovative artists creating music together in the studio. The full-title of the piece is TRANCE FRENDZ – An evening with Ólafur Arnalds and Nils Frahm. Along with the site, and documentary, the duo have revealed… Read more »

Kiasmos – Bent

Scandinavian duo Kiasmos, the collaborative project between classical composer Ólafur Arnalds and Bloodgroup mastermind Janus Rasmussen, release their self-titled debut October 27 on Erased Tapes. The entire album was recorded Ólafur’s newly built studio in Reykjavík. A majority of the album was recorded using acoustic instruments next to a variety of synthesisers, drum machines and… Read more »

Kiasmos – Burnt

Scandinavian duo Kiasmos, the techno-leaning collaborative project between classical composer Ólafur Arnalds and Bloodgroup mastermind Janus Rasmussen, have announced plans to release their debut full-length. The entire album was recorded Ólafur’s newly built studio in Reykjavík. A majority of the album was recorded using acoustic instruments next to a variety of synthesisers, drum machines and… Read more »

Kiasmos – Looped

Icelandic duo Kiasmos, the techno-leaning collaborative project between classical composer Ólafur Arnalds and Bloodgroup’s Janus Rasmussen, have just delivered their incredible new track, Looped. The track begins with a set of mournful piano chords, before gradually growing into a deeply melodic and blissful tune. It’s kind of irresistible actually. Looped is the first single to be taken from Kiasmos‘ forthcoming new… Read more »

Ólafur Arnalds – This Place Was A Shelter

Iceland producer Ólafur Arnalds‘ new track ‘This Place Was A Shelter’ is a perfect example of why he is one of the most in-demand young composers working at the moment (check out his work on The Hunger Games soundtrack). Straying slightly away from the gentle ambiance of his earlier recording, he’s going down a more dark and… Read more »