Released 17 September 2015
Cat nr: Helga038
All tracks written by Jón Ólafsson and Árni Grétar
Mixed by Árni Grétar and Jón Ólafsson
Mastered by Finnur Hakonarson
Artwork & photography by Sig Vicious
Jón has been writing songs from a very young age and his pop songs have often captivated Icelandic music lovers. He has contributed to over 130 albums as artist in one way or the other. Among the artists that Jón has worked with are John Grant, Emiliana Torrini, Megas, Björk, Ragnheiður Gröndal, Magnús og Jóhann and Bubbi Morthens. He has twice received the Icelandic Music Awards as the best keyboard player and has been nominated for that award numerous times.
Árni Grétar (born 6 December 1983), best known under the pseudonym Futuregrapher, is an electronic musician described by Grapevine magazine in 2009 as “fucking brilliant”. He runs the record label Möller Records with fellow musicians Bistro Boy and Steve Sampling.
Released two critical acclaimed albums; ‘LP’ in 2012 and ‘Skynvera’ in 2014. Futuregrapher has made remixes for many artists; Mick Chillage Ghostigital, Samaris and Ruxpin (to name a few). Live events all around Iceland – and has toured in both N-America and Europe. Worked and made music with many artists; Japanese sound artist Gallery Six, techno producer Árni Vector, cellist Veroníque Vaka, pop-maniac Borko, Icelandic composer Jón Ólafsson and artist Snorri Ásmundsson.
Möller Records was founded in 2011 by electronic musicians Jóhann Ómarsson (aka Skurken) and Árni Grétar (aka Futuregrapher) and has now become the leading force in Icelandic Electronic music with releases by many of Iceland’s most notable and influential artists.