Breakbeat.is is dedicated to nurturing and promoting the Icelandic drum & bass, dubstep and jungle scene.
Our efforts are three fold:
1) A web community centered on the Icelandic drum & bass, jungle, dubstep and breakbeat scene www.breakbeat.is/english.
2) A weekly radio show on local FM station X-ið 97.7 Saturdays between 20:00 and 22:00 - Check out our podcast at www.breakbeat.is/podcast
3) Reykjavík's longest running club night, 11 years and counting! First Thursday of every month at Prikið, Bankastræti 12, Reykjavík, Iceland.
Our first club night was held in January 2000 and has been running on the first Thursday of each month ever since at different locations, currently at Prikið at the heart of downtown Reykjavík.
One-off bigger events in the weekends are held every now and then. International artists & DJ's who have played for Breakbeat.is include: Dom & Roland, Hudson Mohawke, John B, London Elektricity, High Contrast, Ramadanman, Storm, Goldie, Bailey, Mala, Klute, Commix, Noisia, D-Bridge (Bad Company), Lynx, El Hornet (Pendulum), Martyn, Amit, Doc Scott, Storm, Panik & more.
You can catch the Breakbeat.is radio show on X-ið FM 97.7 every saturday night between 20:00 and 22:00 (GMT). Webcast can be found at www.xid977.is
You can look at some of the posters for our monthly nights at www.breakbeat.is/poster
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