Summer is here and so is the latest edition Nordic Gig Guide! This week, it’s packed full of amazing talent from the Nordic countries and live music recommendations, ready for you to attend!

EERA photo by Alice Rainis

12th-15th – Scandimania Festival, Dulwich Picture Gallery, London

Scandimania will be taking over Dulwich Picture Gallery, putting Scandinavian art, film and music on display. Live performances from Norway’s Siv Jakobsen, Sasha Siem and EERA are in store for audiences attending the festival on the 13th and 14th May, so don’t miss this amazing chance to celebrate incredible music from the North in one of London’s most beautiful settings!


Saturday 14th – SólstafirIslington Assembly Hall, London – Tickets

Icelandic band Sólstafir will be playing a powerful show in London this week, bringing their blend of metal, psychedelic and classic rock influences to Islington Assembly Hall’s stage. Tickets for their show are available here.


Saturday 14th – HinemoaFOCUS Wales Festival, Wrexham

Another Icelandic band heading to the Uk this week is Hinemoa, whose music revolves around acoustic sounds mixed with relaxing rhythms, which together create dreamy folk music. The band formed in 2014 through a passion for performing, so their show in Wales this week is one that you certainly shouldn’t miss…

Nordic Gigs coming up in May!

Tuesday 17th – LCMDF, O2 Academy Islington, London

Tuesday 17 – Sudakistan, The Victoria, London – Tickets

Wednesday 18th – Great Escape Pre-PartyPostiljonen & Anna of the North

Thursday 19th – BlondageThe Waiting Room, London – Tickets

Thursday 19th – The Great Escape FestivalAxel Flóvent – Tickets

Thursday 19th – Smerz, The Bussey Building, London – Tickets

Tour 19th-24th – HighasakiteBrightonDublinManchester & London

Friday 20th – The Great Escape FestivalWhen Áiry Met FairyAxel Flóvent & Ary – Tickets

Saturday 21st – Lindstrøm, Brixton Jamm, London – Tickets

Saturday 21st – The Great Escape FestivalAryFufanuLISSPalace Winter & Axel Flóvent – Tickets

Tour 21st-29th LISS, Brighton, London, Manchester, Lincoln, Bristol & Nottingham

Tour 21st-29th – Palace WinterBrighton, London, ManchesterBristol & Nottingham

Tour 21st-26th – KRÍAThe Sebright Arms & 02 Academy Islington

24th – LISS & Anna of the North, Moth Club, London

Tour 24th-27th – Lukas Graham, London, Manchester, Birmingham

Monday 27th – Siv Jakobsen, St Pancras Old Church, London

Thursday 23rd-27th – Dream Wife, BristolNottingham & London

Tuesday 31st – MuckBorderline, London

Tuesday 31st – Kakkmaddafakka, o2 Academy Islington, London

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