Tag Archives: Of Monsters and Men

Live Video: Of Monsters and Men at Iceland Airwaves ’12

The idea was to recreate the session that started it all. Back in 2010, we filmed Of Monsters and Men in their living room as they were rehearsing for a gig during Iceland Airwaves that year. It was a special moment, for sure, but at the time none of us could predict the outcome orRead more…

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Out This Week 8/14

This week is a particularly exciting one for KEXP listeners because today marks the release of Live At KEXP Volume Eight! Featuring performances from April 2011 to April 2012, the 19-track compilation houses live performances from some of KEXP’s newest discoveries alongside longtime favorites, including songs from Alabama Shakes, Of Monsters and Men, Tame Impala,Read more…

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Live Video: Of Monsters and Men

Even before the gates had opened on the first day of the Sasquatch! Music Festival over Memorial Day weekend, we managed to get backstage of the Gorge Amphitheater to capture a live session with one of the hottest new bands to hit the festival circuit, Of Monsters and Men. No strangers to natural beauty, theRead more…

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Sasquatch! has arrived!

For those of us out here at the Gorge, Memorial Weekend has started. Camping grounds are packed full of tents and cars are blowing their speakers on pump up tunes. Waiting in massive lines exchanging tickets for wristbands, we got to meet new friends and share our love for the bands we are excited toRead more…

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Watch Of Monsters and Men’s TV Debut on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon

Icelandic band Of Monsters and Men keep making bigger and bigger waves as they wash across the U.S., following the release of their smash debut, My Head Is an Animal. On Tuesday night, they made their U.S. television debut on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon. Watch the entire episode here and the band’s performance ofRead more…

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Out This Week 4/3

Can you be believe the wait is finally over? We’ve been playing the Icelandic release of My Head Is an Animal, the debut from Of Monsters and Men, since we last visited them in October, but today the U.S. release hits record store shelves across the country. And while you may think you’ve already heardRead more…

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Live Review: Of Monsters and Men with Lay Low @ Showbox SODO 3/26

Monday night’s show with Of Monsters and Men felt like a sort of homecoming. Though the Icelandic group had never before been to Seattle and is currently on their very first official tour of the United States, there’s been a lot leading up to their sold-out show at Showbox SoDo. We had first witnessed OfRead more…

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Record Store Day 2012… Full List of Exclusives Announced

The entire list of releases for Record Store Day 2012 (April 21st) has just been released.  Brace your checking account for exclusive releases by Animal Collective, Destroyer, Grouplove, Laura Marling, M83, Of Monsters and Men, Shabazz Palaces, … too many to list here. You can view the entire list as a PDF or on theRead more…

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Live Around Town This Week

This week starts off with a bang with a show by the hugely popular Icelandic band Of Monsters and Men, at Showbox Sodo. If you’re a KEXP listener you know just how much we love this great Icelandic band. This is a can’t miss! Speaking of can’t misses, on Tuesday, THEESatisfaction is giving a free performance atRead more…

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SXSW 2012, Day 1: Of Monsters And Men

We’ve been waiting for this for almost two years… for Icelandic band Of Monsters and Men to make it Stateside and perform for KEXP listeners outside of their native country. Back in 2010, we captured an incredible, intimate, unrepeatable live acoustic session with the band in their Reykjavik apartment during Iceland Airwaves. While they didn’tRead more…

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