New: Of Monsters and Men - Crystals Video

New: Of Monsters and Men – Crystals Video

Have you seen the new Of Monsters and Men Video Crystals yet?
The band began working on a new album in August 2013. In an interview published on May 6, 2014, Nanna stated that the album is forthcoming, but that the band had not decided on a release date yet. They officially began recording on November 3, 2014. At a listening session in February 2015, the band announced that their yet to be named second studio album would release later in the year.  The band posted a teaser video on their site for the album’s first single, “Crystals”. It was released on March 16, 2015 along with the track list and other details about their upcoming album Beneath the Skin, set to be released on June 9. The album and single artwork was created by artist Leif Podhajsky

 

Of Monsters and Men is a five-member, English-language indie folkpop band from Iceland, formed in 2010. The members are lead singer/guitarist Nanna Bryndís Hilmarsdóttir, co-singer-guitarist Ragnar “Raggi” Þórhallsson, guitarist Brynjar Leifsson, drummer Arnar Rósenkranz Hilmarsson and bassist Kristján Páll Kristjánsson. The band won the Músíktilraunir in 2010, an annual battle of the bands competition in Iceland. In 2011, Of Monsters and Men released an EP titled Into the Woods. The band’s 2011 debut album My Head Is an Animal, reached the No.1 position in Australia, Iceland, Ireland and the U.S. Rock and Alternative Charts, while peaking at No. 6 on the U.S. Billboard 200 album chart, No. 3 in the UK, and Top 20 of most European charts and Canada. Its lead single “Little Talks” was an international success, reaching the Top 10 in most music charts in Europe, including No. 1 in Ireland and Iceland, and No. 1 on U.S. Alternative Songs.

Of Monsters and Men won the 2013 European Border Breakers Awards.