1 June 2021
Who: Danish rockers who entered
the scene in 2008 / 5 albums so far
Album: SEEK SHELTER – 5th LP
Released: 7 May 2021
NME says: “A record that never sits still, an album of considerable polish and scope
and by far the boldest thing the Danes have ever made, but also an album that still feels distinctly theirs. The fierce 90-second punk songs of their early days might now have
morphed into vast stadium-rock anthems, but Iceage remain as razor-sharp as ever.”
Full review here. Score: 4/5.
Turn Up The Volume: Finally, Iceage do what they were expected to do for a long
time. Creating a standout album that makes the hair in the back of your neck stand
up. Melodramatic with balls, impassioned with vigour, romantic with grimness. Charismatic frontman Elias Bender Rønnenfelt leads the troops as never before.
Their fifth, their best.
Rønnenfelt: “We by no means wanted a producer to go in and tell us what to do
or lead the way as to what kind of record we were trying to make. We just wanted
a partner in crime.”
Singles/clips: Vendetta / Shelter Song / The Holding Hand
– VENDETTA –
– SHELTER SONG –
– THE HOLDING HAND –
Stream/buy album here…