Hipsumhaps first caught Icelanders’ ears in 2019 with an impassioned call for a more simple living and finding happiness in the little things, like going to the pool by yourself. This is where Hipsumhaps excels: with lyrics that are not too serious and not too frivolous, not too sincere and not too ironic. Now Fannar Ingi’s music project, Hipsumhaps, has cemented its position on the scene with a well-received sophomore album this past summer.
We take corporate responsibility and its role in the Icelandic community seriously. Part of that is supporting young and aspiring musicians. The acts presented here are only a few examples of the flourishing music scene in Iceland.