Well it was going to happen wasn't it? Iceland Airwaves sold out this morning; the earliest that this has happened in the festivals history, and quite the testament to how popular it is becoming.

Furthermore, 80 acts have been added to the already impressive roster of artists that will feature in venues across Reykjavík. Are you ready? Here goes:

Mugison, Sinéad O'Connor (IE), James Murphy DJ set (US), Dikta, Iceage (DK), Mr. Silla, Blaz Roca, Raised Among Wolves (DK), Adda, Beatmakin Troopa, Biggibix, Bix, Bypass, Captain Fufanu, Caterpillarmen, Cheek Mountain Thief, Dimma, DJ AnDre, Dream Central Station, Elín Ey, Emmsjé Gauti, Fist Fokkers, Fu-Kaisha, Gang Related, Gnúsi & Amabadama, Guðrið Hansdóttir (FO), Hamferð (FO), Hazar, Helgi Jónsson, Helgi Valur and the Shemales, Hellvar, Hermigervill, IKEA SATAN, Jafet Melge, Jón Jónsson, Jungle Fiction, Kiriyama Family, Krummi, Leaves, Legend, Leif Vollebekk (CA), Ljósvaki, Lockerbie, Mammút, Markús and the Diverion Sessions, Mimas (DK), Momentum, Muck, Mukkaló, Musik Zoo, Muted, Natasha Fox (US), Nóra, Ojba Rasta, Orphic Oxtra, Our Lives, Panoramix, Pétur Ben og Eberg, PLX, Pornopop, Q4U, Quadruplos, Rabbi Bananas, Rafgashaus, Skorpulifur, Skurken, Song for Wendy (DK), Spacevestite, Stereo Hypnosis, Súr, Svavar Knútur, The Dandelion Seeds, The Way Down, The Wicked Strangers , Thulebasen (DK), Trouble , Úlfur Úlfur, Vigri , We Made God, Yagya, Ylja, Þórunn Antónía and Æla.


The full-line up (yes, there will be more somehow) and schedule will be revealed in mid September. For those of you that have not been fortunate enough to acquire tickets, The 405 shall be providing full coverage of the festival that runs from October 12th-16th.