This year’s SPECTRA, Aberdeen’s Festival of Light, also features an exciting programme of live music featuring innovative and groundbreaking international bands and DJ’s performing across city centre venues. Passes are available for single days or the whole weekend — skiddle.com/whats-on/Aberdeen/Various-Venues-In-Aberdeen/Spectra-Music-2018/13099944/
— All based in the greater Reykjavík area, AdHd is a four-piece band that consists of four old friends and colleagues. The four of them have been working together in various projects and bands for more than a decade.
AdHd are Óskar Guðjónsson (Saxophone), Ómar Guðjónsson (Guitars, Bass) Davíð Þór Jónsson (Keys, Bass) Magnús Trygvason Eliassen (Drums, Percussion).
The members of AdHd are very active in both the Icelandic music scene, as well as abroad. Their collaborators include amiina, Jim Black, Wadada Leo Smith, Skúli Sverrison, Sören Dahl Jeppesen, Tómas R Einarsson, múm, Ragnar Kjartansson, Sin Fang, Samúel Jón Samúelsson and many others.
— Thursday: Cymbals // ADHD // Mt Wolf
Friday: Tonik Ensemble // Orka // Wrangler: Bruch // Mental Overdrive
Saturday: Nányë // Mammút // Hidden Orchestra: Seafoam Green // Emma Pollock: Cler Lever // James Orvis
Sunday: Sykur // Wyles & Simpson // Plaid: Emilio Pinchi // Science of the Lamps: Steve Cobby // Lindstrøm