Today we present the tenth Lockdown Live Session, this time from When ‘Airy Met Fairy who are Iceland’s Thorunn Egilsdottir and Luxembourg’s Mike Koster. First forming in 2015, the Nordic duo release new album ‘Esprit de Corps’ this week (8th of May 2020). Watch the two track session below.
1. ‘Another Year’
2. ‘Drown In Slow Motion’
Nordic duo When ‘Airy Met Fairy (WAMF) are back with their second album, Esprit De Corps.
When ‘Airy Met Fairy consists of Iceland’s Thorunn Egilsdottir and Luxembourg’s Mike Koster. First forming in 2015, the pair were spotted by Icelandic musician Bardi Johannsson (Bang Gang, Lady & Bird, Starwalker), who went on to produce their maiden single, ‘Intoxicated’. Later releasing their debut album Glow in 2018,
Developing the stripped back intimacy of Glow, WAMF have spent the last few months cultivating their sound’s bewitching aesthetic. Locked up inside instrumentalist, Mike Koster’s empty apartment, sitting upon the derelict wooden floorboards, their bare and intimate surroundings provided an ideal canvas. Infusing elements of meticulously crafted trip-hop, Esprit De Corps paints an honest portrait that retains its own blemishes and imperfections.