Ólafur Arnalds

Born 3 November 1987.
Ólafur Arnalds


Ólafur Arnalds (born 3 November 1986) is a BAFTA-winning multi-instrumentalist and producer from Mosfellsbær, Iceland. Ólafur Arnalds mixes strings and piano with loops and edgy beats crossing-over from ambient/electronic to pop. Ólafur was a drummer of hardcore / metal bands Fighting Shit and Celestine, as well as others.

Ólafur's cousin Ólöf Arnalds is also a well known singer/songwriter.

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BBC Reviews

  1. Review of Living Room Songs

    Living Room Songs 2011

    Reviewed by Mike Diver
    Arnalds is an artist who can exert immense power with the lightest of touches.
  2. Review of …and They Have Escaped the Weight of Darkness

    …and They Have Escaped the Weight of Darkness 2010

    Reviewed by Spencer Grady
    Icelandic composer is liberated by the power of positive thinking.
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