Admittedly first I was a little WTFed with the music video but after listening in the background while surfing webs I’ve come to enjoy it more with each time I listen to it.
You may want to skip to the 1:00 mark to avoid some ear splitting harsh sound effects and carnival music. You have been warned. After that its gold.
And nevermind Sindri. He can’t hurt you!
The first song is “Dismembered” in English. But the Icelandic title “Hálfkláruð” seems to be more like “half finished”.
nýt og nudda
The drummer is Sigtryggur Baldursson. One of the things that caught my attention in this clip is his precision and speed, as well those fantastic beats. He was also the drummer for the Sugarcubes which came out of this band Kukl.
And now, for something completely different…
60 years later, this blues/rock/pop song is so politically incorrect that it’s almost a rebel anthem… and yet back then in its time it hid a grim story behind the happy going tune.
Oh well I roam from town to town
I go through life without a care
'Til I’m as happy as a clown
With my two fists of iron I’m going nowhere