Sólstafir
Sólstafir

Sólstafir

ISLMetal, Black Metal
68,032 monthly listeners
  • 142K followers
  • 50 subscribers
  • 48.2K followers
  • 20.1K fans

Sólstafir's Top Spotify Songs

1
Artist Name
Fjara
14.5K streams
2
Artist Name
Ótta
11.5K streams
3
Artist Name
Drýsill
4.7K streams
4
Artist Name
Silfur-Refur
4.4K streams
5
Artist Name
Miðaftann
3.6K streams
14.5K
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11.5K
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4.7K
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4.4K
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3.6K
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3.1K
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2.7K
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2.6K
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2.2K
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1.5K
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Sólstafir's YouTube Videos

6.8M
Views
Sólstafir - Fjara (Official Video)
Youtube
6.8M views
Jan 15, 2012
2.7M
Views
Sólstafir - Lágnætti (Official Music Video)
Youtube
2.7M views
Oct 05, 2014
1.4M
Views

Sólstafir Miðaftann (official video)

Season of Mist

Sólstafir Miðaftann (official video)
Youtube
1.4M views
Nov 30, 2015

Sólstafir's Top Spotify Playlists in the past 3 Months

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Northern Spirits
by Spotify
2
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Alternative Metal
by Spotify
3
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Assassin's Creed Mirage
by Spotify
4
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Parabelritter's Favoriten
by Spotify
5
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Viking Metal Thor'sDay - Folk Metal
by Spotify
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Sólstafir's Chart Ranks

Past 12 Months

Events127 Events

Nov
13
Sólstafir at De Oosterpoort
Netherlands
NLD
, Groningen2500 - 5000 Hall
Nov
14
Sólstafir at Doornroosje
Netherlands
NLD
, Nijmegen500 - 1200 Hall
Nov
16
Sólstafir at Le Botanique
Belgium
BEL
, Sint-Joost-ten-Node500 - 1200 Hall
Nov
17
Sólstafir at Forum Bielefeld
Germany
DEU
, Bielefeld500 - 1200 Club
Nov
19
Sólstafir at Le Splendid Lille
France
FRA
, Lille500 - 1200 Hall
Mar
28-31
Inferno Metal Festival
Norway
NOR
, OsloN/A N/A
Past
Nov
25
Sólstafir at Brewhouse Gothenburg
Sweden
SWE
, Gothenburg500 - 1200 Other
Past
Nov
23
Sólstafir at Hulen
Norway
NOR
, Bergen0 - 500 Club
Past
Nov
22
Sólstafir at Folken - Storsalen
Norway
NOR
, Stavanger0 - 500 Hall
Past
Nov
21
Sólstafir at Train Natklub
Denmark
DNK
, Aarhus C500 - 1200 Club
Past

Sólstafir's Upcoming Events18 Events

  • Sólstafir at De Oosterpoort

    Sólstafir, Oranssi Pazuzu
    De Oosterpoort
    NLD, Groningen
    Hall2.5K - 5K
  • Sólstafir at Doornroosje

    Sólstafir, Oranssi Pazuzu, Hamferð
    Doornroosje
    NLD, Nijmegen
    Hall500 - 1.2K
  • Sólstafir at Le Botanique

    Sólstafir, Oranssi Pazuzu, Hamferð
    Le Botanique
    BEL, Sint-Joost-ten-Node
    Hall500 - 1.2K
  • Sólstafir at Forum Bielefeld

    Sólstafir
    Forum Bielefeld
    DEU, Bielefeld
    Club500 - 1.2K
  • Sólstafir at Le Splendid Lille

    Sólstafir, Oranssi Pazuzu
    Le Splendid Lille
    FRA, Lille
    Hall500 - 1.2K

Sólstafir's Past Events109 Events

  • Inferno Metal Festival festival

    Dimmu Borgir, Orbit Culture, Cattle Decapitation, At The Gates, Candlemass, Signs of the Swarm, CRYPTA, Finntroll, Gorgoroth, 200 Stab Wounds, Borknagar, Carpathian Forest, Sólstafir, Me And That Man, Cynic, Extermination Dismemberment, Taake, Bell Witch, Arthur Brown, Kampfar, Nordjevel, Saor, Mantar, Keep Of Kalessin, Dödsrit, Vltimas, Winterfylleth, Konvent, Misþyrming, Vorga, Fight the Fight, Khold, Koldbrann, Jo Quail, Madder Mortem, In Twilight's Embrace, Nakkeknaekker, Tusmørke, ORM, Dwaal, Oberst, Tilintetgjort, Visegard, Vomit Forth, Zustand Null, Deathbarrel, Forcefed Horsehead, Blodkvalt, Shaving the Werewolf, Selvforakt, Celestial Scourge, Automaton, Phantom Fire, Horrifier, Befouled, Inchoation, Umbra Conscientia, Deception, Imbalance
    NOR, Oslo
    Small
  • Sólstafir at Brewhouse Gothenburg

    Sólstafir
    Brewhouse Gothenburg
    SWE, Gothenburg
    Other500 - 1.2K
  • Sólstafir at Hulen

    Sólstafir
    Hulen
    NOR, Bergen
    Club0 - 500
  • Sólstafir at Folken - Storsalen

    Sólstafir
    Folken - Storsalen
    NOR, Stavanger
    Hall0 - 500
  • Sólstafir at Train Natklub

    Sólstafir
    Train Natklub
    DNK, Aarhus C
    Club500 - 1.2K

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More about Sólstafir

Overview of Black Metal musician Sólstafir

Icelandic metal band Sólstafir is from Reykjavik. The Black Metal subgenre, which is renowned for its raw, violent sound and gloomy lyrical topics, best describes their musical style. The group has developed a reputation for their distinctive fusion of melodic and ambient elements, which distinguishes them from classic Black Metal outfits.

The band Sólstafir's music is influenced by their roots in Iceland and features elements of post-rock and shoegaze. With soaring guitar riffs, pounding drumming, and haunting vocals that inspire a sense of both beauty and devastation, their music might be compared to a voyage across the Icelandic environment. One of the most expressive Metal bands in the scene, Sólstafir's music isn't only about the sounds; it's also about the feelings they arouse.

The harsh Icelandic environment and the band's internal conflict are both reflected in Sólstafir's music. Their music perfectly captures Iceland's icy and desolate landscape, and their lyrics tackle themes of loneliness, hopelessness, and the human condition. Sólstafir is a renowned Black Metal band from Iceland and a fan favorite across the globe thanks to their distinctive fusion of ambient and melodic elements.

What are the most popular songs for Black Metal musician Sólstafir?

Since 1995, the well-known Icelandic metal band Sólstafir has been releasing music. Their style of music is a fusion of atmospheric metal, post-rock, and black metal. The most well-known of their songs include "Fjara," "Otta," "Lagnaetti," "Silfur-Refur," "Isafold," "Drysill," "huura," "Blafjall," "Ljos i Stormi," and "Dagmal."

The band Sólstafir's "Fjara" is a memorable track that displays their distinctive sound. A gentle, melodic guitar melody that gradually intensifies into a tremendous crescendo of distorted guitars and thumping drumming marks the song's opening. Icelandic singing of the words contributes to the song's ethereal feel. Another well-known song with a melancholic tune and moody guitars is "Otta." The lyrics of the song, which has the English word "fear" as its title, depict the feelings that go along with this strong emotion.

Slower-moving song "Lagnaetti" has acoustic guitars and a melancholy vocal melody. The lyrics of the song, whose title translates as "low night," discuss what it feels like to be lost and alone in the dark. The faster-paced song "Silfur-Refur" has pounding rhythms and soaring guitar riffs. The song's title, which translates to "silver fox," refers to a legendary animal that is thought to bring luck.

A snappy guitar riff and hard-hitting rhythms give "Isafold" a sense of urgency and energy. The words of the song, whose title is translated as "ice land," speak of the strength and beauty of the Icelandic nature. Another outstanding song on the album is "Drysill," which has evocative guitars and stirring vocals. The song's title, which means "drought," alludes to the idea of being confined in a desolate, dry environment.

In conclusion, the great metal band Sólstafir from Iceland has developed a fan base all over the world. Their distinct fusion of atmospheric metal and post-rock in their music has garnered them praise from critics. The band's most well-known songs, such as "Fjara," "Otta," and "Lagnaetti," highlight their distinctive sound and stirring lyrics.

What are the latest songs and music albums for Black Metal musician Sólstafir?

The most recent album from the Icelandic post-metal band Sólstafir, "Endless Twilight of Codependent Love," was released in 2020. The music on the album combines atmospheric textures, soaring melodies, and powerful riffs in a distinctive way. Songs like "Dionysus" and "Her Fall from Grace" demonstrate the band's talent for crafting eerie, evocative, and potent soundscapes.

Sólstafir released their most recent album as well as a number of singles in 2020. There are two noteworthy songs that exhibit the band's distinctive sound: "Drysill" and "Akkeri." While the latter is a more uplifting composition with appealing melodies and driving rhythms, the former is a slow-burning track that builds to a climactic finale.

The deluxe version of "Berdreyminn," Sólstafir's previous album, was made accessible the same year it was released. The band keeps developing and pushing the limits of their genre with each new album, producing music that is both original and classic. The most recent releases from Sólstafir are evidence of their skill as musicians and their capacity to write songs that appeal to listeners all over the world.

Which are the most important music performances and festival appearances for Black Metal musician Sólstafir?

The Icelandic post-metal band Sólstafir has played some of the world's most famous music festivals and venues. Among these, their performance at the Graspop Metal Meeting in Belgium stood out because they stunned the audience with their intensity and intensity. In addition, they have performed at festivals in France's Hellfest, Belgium's Dour Festival, Germany's Wacken Open Air, and Iceland's Secret Solstice.

One of the highlights of their career has also been their appearances at prestigious venues including Zorlu Performans Sanatlari Merkezi in Turkey, A38 in Hungary, TivoliVredenburg in the Netherlands, Akvarium in Hungary, and Rockhal Esch-sur-Alzette in Luxembourg. They have a reputation as one of the most dynamic and engaging bands in the metal genre thanks to their fascinating music and powerful live performances.

Sólstafir has developed a devoted audience all around the world because to their distinctive fusion of post-rock, black metal, and atmospheric soundscapes. The audience is taken to a another world during their live performances, which are immersive experiences. Sólstafir has emerged as a must-see act for metal lovers thanks to their high level of vigor and compelling live presence.

In conclusion, Sólstafir's appearances at prestigious concerts and events have solidified their reputation as one of the most dynamic and forward-thinking groups in the metal world. They've gained a devoted fan base and favorable reviews thanks to their distinct sound and exciting live performances. Unquestionably, one of the most significant and influential bands in modern metal and black metal is Sólstafir.