Kraftwerk to headline Iceland Airwaves 2013
It has been announced that Kraftwerk will close this year's Iceland Airwaves festival, which takes place October 30th - 3rd November in Reykjavík.
The legendary band will join the previously announced Oyama, No Joy, METZ, Sin Fang and many more.
For more information/tickets, head here.
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