Ásgeir’s video for ‘Heart-Shaped Box’ has premiered over on XFM. Heart-Shaped Box is the b-side to ‘Here It Comes’, Ásgeir’s Record Store Day single release, which will be out on 19th April. Heart-Shaped Box is a cover of the classic track by Nirvana. You can view the video here.
Ásgeir released his debut album earlier this year and was released in the USA 4th March. In The Silence is the English language version of Ásgeir’s original ‘Dyrd í dauðathogn’ debut which made him a folk hero back home in his native Iceland winning him 4 Icelandic Music Awards and a nomination for the Nordic Music Prize. It is now Iceland’s best selling debut album of all time by a domestic artist with 10% of the population owning the album.