Album Review: Of Monsters and Men
  • TUESDAY, APRIL 03, 2012

  • Posted by: Don Saas

Iceland: a tiny island nation of roughly 320,000 people. It has no standing army. It is at the mercy of the hundreds of active and inactive volcanoes that lie below its geothermally unstable surface. Despite no major industries (other than fishing), Iceland remained one of the wealthiest nations of the burgeoning European Union. To add to this miniscule nation's exotic appeal, it has produced two of the most consistently excellent and ambitious artists of the 90s and 2000s, IDM siren Bjork and post-rock/ambient icons Sigur Ros. Well, we can finally add another band to the list of astonishingly talented acts to emerge from the volcanoes and fjords of Iceland, six person folk pop act Of Monsters and Men, whose debut album My Head Is An Animal marks the band as a force to be reckoned with.

...keep reading...
Hot Baeble Videos
Live It Up

Live It Up

XXX 88 ft Diplo

XXX 88 ft Diplo

Clean Bandit live at Atlantic Records Recording Studio

Clean Bandit live at Atlantic Records Recording Studio

Bears Den live at Baeble HQ

Bears Den live at Baeble HQ

Kaleo live at Atlantic Records Recording Studio

Kaleo live at Atlantic Records Recording Studio

Robert Randolph and the Family Band  live at Baeble HQ

Robert Randolph and the Family Band live at Baeble HQ

Blake Hazard live at Industry City

Blake Hazard live at Industry City

Vancouver Sleep Clinic live at Baeble HQ

Vancouver Sleep Clinic live at Baeble HQ

Jasmine Thompson live at Atlantic Records Recording Studio

Jasmine Thompson live at Atlantic Records Recording Studio

Little Hurricane live at Baeble HQ

Little Hurricane live at Baeble HQ

© 2017 Baeble Media. All rights reserved.