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Svavar Knutur

Svavar Knutur

Singer Songwriter / Alternative Folk / Indie Reykjavik, IS  IS
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Girl from Vancouver
Girl from Vancouver
While the world burns - Ukulele Version
While the world burns - Ukulele Version
Baby would you marry me?
Baby would you marry me?
Tokan / Þokan
Tokan / Þokan
While the world burns
While the world burns


Svavar Knútur and Marketa Irglova - Baby would you marry me?


  • Thu

    Apr 23

    Dresden, DE | 8:00pm

    Svavar Knútur, Icelandic singer/songwriter, is coming back to the Blue note bar in Dresden, bringing Vinyl versions of two of his favorite solo albums. Looking forward to seeing you guys with some new songs, stories and a fun time to be had by all :D

  • Fri

    Apr 24

    Köln, NW, DE | 8:00pm

    Icelandic singer-songwriter and lover of Köln, Svavar Knútur, returns to Köln for a concert at the Weltempfänger, bringing Vinyl versions of his albums Kvöldvaka and Ölduslóð, singing some lovely songs, telling some new and weird stories and giving free hugs. See you there, Svavar Knútur

  • Sat

    Apr 25

    Mnster, NW, DE | 8:00pm

    Svavar Knútur, Icelandic singer/songwriter and lover of the Schnabulenz, returns to his favorite venue in Münster to play some wonderful songs and tell some new and delightful stories. I'll also be bringing my new Vinyl editions of Kvöldvaka and Ölduslóð for dedicated Vinyl lovers. See you soon my friends.

  • Sun

    Apr 26

    Landau, RP, DE | 8:00pm

    Svavar Knútur, Icelandic Singer/songwriter returns to Landau for a concert at the café Akzent. I'll be bringing my new Vinyl pressings of my solo albums Kvöldvaka and Ölduslóð and I'm looking forward to seeing you all there. :D Stories, music, love and free hugs at the café Akzent. See you soon, Svavar Knútur

  • Mon

    Apr 27

    Nuremberg, DE | 9:00pm

    Icelandic Singer/songwriter Svavar Knútur visits Nürnberg again for a show at the Club Stereo. Bringing Vinyl pressings of his albums Kvöldvaka and Ölduslóð, Svavar will also be bringing some new songs and stories plus free hugs. Looking forward to seeing you all, Svavar Knútur



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  • David Namerow (Congas/Hand Percussion) (Artist)
    David Namerow (Cong...
    your grooves are delicately haunting and grab me deeply.
  • Toy Boy Smitty (Artist)
    Toy Boy Smitty
    like the arrangement on Girl from Vancouver
  • Mark Reitenga (Artist)
    Mark Reitenga
    I say go ahead and go to Vancouver You've earned it
  • Morgann' (Artist)
    Icelandic soul flies in you music! All the best! Morgann'
  • Aira Winterland (Artist)
    Aira Winterland
    Hi. Wonderful songs and voices here! Really great! Peace to the world! Aira
  • fabunzel (Fan)
    thx for that sound. Thx for that "emotional anorexic" you just saved my day and totally reflect my feelings. Go On. love your style!!!


  • At a concert in Saarbrücken
  • The Trad Troubadour
  • Svavar Knútur as seen by his Daughter


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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Q: Why do I cry when I listen to songs that are sung in Icelandic?

A: I could not say. Experiences are personal to each an every one of us :)

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