Of Monsters and Men Biography (Wikipedia)
Of Monsters and Men is a five-member, English-language, indie folk-pop band from Reykjavík, Iceland, formed in 2010. The members are lead singer/guitarist Nanna Bryndís Hilmarsdóttir, co-singer-guitarist Ragnar "Raggi" Þórhallsson, guitarist Brynjar Leifsson, drummer Arnar Rósenkranz Hilmarsson and bassist Kristján Páll Kristjánsson. The band won the Músíktilraunir in 2010, an annual battle of the bands competition in Iceland. In 2011, Of Monsters and Men released an EP titled Into the Woods. The band's 2011 debut album My Head Is an Animal, reached the No.1 position in Australia, Iceland, Ireland and the U.S. Rock and Alternative Charts, while peaking at No. 6 on the U.S. Billboard 200 album chart, No. 3 in the UK, and Top 20 of most European charts and Canada. Its lead single "Little Talks" was an international success, reaching the Top 10 in most music charts in Europe, including No. 1 in Ireland and Iceland, and No. 1 on U.S. Alternative Songs.
Of Monsters and Men won the 2013 European Border Breakers Awards.
- Of Monsters And Men - Glastonbury highlightshttp://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p01dk4c3.jpghttp://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p01dk4c3.jpg2013-07-31T21:30:00.000ZHighlights from Of Monsters And Men's set on the Other stage at Glastonbury 2013.http://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p01dk4cb
Of Monsters And Men - Glastonbury highlights
- Of Monsters and Men - Little Talks at Glastonbury 2013http://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p01c4643.jpghttp://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p01c4643.jpg2013-06-30T19:32:00.000ZOf Monsters and Men perform Little Talks at Glastonbury 2013http://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p01c464k
Of Monsters and Men - Little Talks at Glastonbury 2013
- Of Monsters and Men in session - Little Talkshttp://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p015gbcf.jpghttp://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p015gbcf.jpg2013-02-22T16:26:00.000ZIcelandic band 'Of Monsters and Men' and are in session performing Little Talks.http://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p015gdvd
Of Monsters and Men in session - Little Talks
- Of Monsters and Men in session - King And Lionhearthttp://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p015gb9b.jpghttp://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p015gb9b.jpg2013-02-22T16:23:00.000ZIcelandic band 'Of Monsters and Men' and are in session performing King And Lionheart.http://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p015gdq3
Of Monsters and Men in session - King And Lionheart
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