NEWS

@olirecords
Latest tweet: Pretty pumped that @AsgeirMusic is doing #LikeAVersion tomorrow before hitting @SITG!
24 Jul
GET
ONE LITTLE
INDIAN
UPDATES

NEWS ARCHIVE

LATEST NEWS STORY

Samaris are Lauren Laverne’s MPFREE download today!

19 Jun 2013

Samaris’ Góða Tungl (Sei A Remix) is Lauren Laverne’s MPFREE download track on BBC 6Music today having premiered on XLR8R yesterday.

Visit Lauren Laverne’s blog to download the track.

‘Góða Tungl’ is released 22nd July and includes this track as well as the original song and an additional remix by Stubborn Heart.

Combining disparate elements of electronics (Þórður Kári Steinþórsson), clarinet (Áslaug Rún Magnúsdóttir) and Jófríður Ákadóttir’s haunting voice, Samaris mix glacial electronica and bold, percussive beats with haunting chant-like vocals - the lyrics culled from nineteenth century Icelandic poems. Viltu Vitrast for example retells an Icelandic folk tale about villages who ask for help from a supernal being, but worry it will choose not to manifest its power on Earth. The effect is simultaneously ancient and modern - an ethereal sound filled with dark spaces and alien atmosphere.

Formed in 2011 in Reykjavik, within months Samaris had won both the Icelandic Músíktilraunir (past winners include the likes of Of Monsters and Men) and Kraumur Award. The band performed at Iceland Airwaves in 2011 and 2012, attracting the attention of Line Of Best Fit, Drowned In Sound and NPR amongst many others.

Pre-order the debut album

Direct from Label

MORE NEWS

God Damn to Support Pulled Apart by Horses

22 Jul 2014

God Damn have announced they will be supporting Pulled Apart by Horses on a run

Ásgeir: Worldwide release of ‘King and Cross’ Music Video

21 Jul 2014

After first premiering on NPR, Ásgeir’s new ‘King and Cross’ video is live

Ásgeir and Bjork chosen for Nordic Playlist No. 28

16 Jul 2014

Bjork‘s ‘It’s Oh So Quiet’ and Ásgeir’s ‘Leyndarmál’ have been chosen as 2

Kathryn Williams: ‘Underground’ video premiering on Folk Radio UK.

16 Jul 2014

Kathryn Williams ‘Underground’ music video is premiering at Folk Radio UK and

Olga Bell: ‘Krai’ included in Quietus Albums of the Year

15 Jul 2014

Olga Bell’s new album ‘Krai’ was listed at number 8 out of 75 in The Quietus’

Don’t Miss The Computers & God Damn at 2000Trees Music Festival

11 Jul 2014

Two One Little Indian bands will be rocking the 2014 2000Trees Music Festival

Shop Info

Terms & Conditions

We accept all major credit cards