Svavar Knutur

Rank #1 IS Reykjavík, IS Singer Songwriter / Alternative Folk / Indie


Sounds Like: Nick Drake, Kris Kristofferson, Bonnie Prince Billy, Damien Rice, John Denver

Label: Dimma - Independent label

Manager: Adalsteinn Asberg Sigurdsson

Bio: Hailing from the harsh Icelandic western fjords, Icelandic Troubadour Svavar Knútur, summons his inner demons and outer storms to reflect upon the existential crises and frolicking joys of modern day rustic fjord dwelling men.

Channeling the pain and angst of long dark winters and the insomnia ... See Full Bio

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  • Wed

    Apr 23

    N, BY, DE | 8:00pm
    Wed Apr 23 8:00pm


    Svavar Knútur starts his tour of Germany in the spring of 2014 with a concert at the Tafelhalle in Nürnberg. It's going to be a night of wonderful stories, a mixture of original and traditional songs and lots of joy. New 7" vinyl "Girl from Vancouver" out soon on Beste Unterhaltung.

  • Thu

    Apr 24

    Chemnitz, DE | 8:00pm

    Chemnitz, DE
    Thu Apr 24 8:00pm


    Svavar Knútur, Icelandic singer/songwriter, plays his first concert in Chemnitz at the Weltecho on the 24th of april. It's going to be a happy night, filled with music, stories and joy. Concert starts around 20.00 and everyone is welcome! :D Love and folk!

  • Fri

    Apr 25

    Leipzig, SN, DE | 8:00pm
    Leipziger Hafenbar
    Leipzig, SN, DE
    Fri Apr 25 8:00pm


    Svavar Knútur, Icelandic Singer/songwriter, visits Leipzig again for an evening of joy and happiness! Come to the Hafenbar and enjoy with me my dear friends in Leipzig. Svavar will be bringing his new 7" vinyl single "Girl from Vancouver" along with the rest of his catalogue. Also, check out www.svavarknutur.com and svavarknutur.bandcamp.com. Best wishes, Svavar Knútur

  • Sat

    Apr 26

    Dresden, DE | 8:00pm

    Dresden, DE
    Sat Apr 26 8:00pm


    Svavar Knútur will be returning to Dresden on the 26th of april, playing at the Blue Note. The place was packed last time, so we're hoping we can do it again! :D Looking forward to seeing you guys again! Concert starts around 20.00!

  • Sun

    Apr 27

    Wetzlar, HE, DE | 8:00pm

    Wetzlar, HE, DE
    Sun Apr 27 8:00pm


    Svavar Knútur revisits the wonderful city of Wetzlar, a town of refined music taste and unparalleled ambition in music education to play at the new and beautiful Phono Bar Vintage record store and café/bar. Looking forward to seeing his friends in Wetzlar again! Bringing Vinyl!

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  • the Truth 242 (Artist) the Truth 242
    Great music! realness and beauty, real honesty. Bless up!
  • Mike Vinson (Artist) Mike Vinson
    "While the World Burns" is sensational. Love the use of the ukulele. Awesome vocals. Absolutely beautiful song. Wishing you much success.
  • RT Carter (Artist) RT Carter
    Wonderful songs, wonderful singing, very touching. Thanks for sharing.
  • Alan Bay (Artist) Alan Bay
    Love your music Svavar! I need to listen to folk these days so I've stopped to listen to you and Owls of the Swamp that you've already recommended on this page. Greetings ...
  • Frownz (Artist) Frownz
    Hey, Great page! ..would be good if you could check out mine and the music video for my new single 'Up and Coming':http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zNNCDaSYsYI ...Peace...
    rock on :) go IS! ~FREE DOWNLOADS~ http://facebook.com/katieshoreymusic http://twitter.com/thekatieshorey http://instagram.com/thekatieshorey
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Q: Why are you so awesomly awesome ;)
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