Of Monsters and Men is a five-piece indie folk/indie rock band hailing from Keflavík, Iceland. Formed in 2010, the band have currently released two full studio albums, as well as one EP, and one live album.
All the band's lyrics are performed in English.
The full band lineup appeared in the
sixth season of Game of Thrones.
Band members Edit
Nanna Bryndís Hilmarsdóttir – lead vocals, acoustic guitar, piano (2010–present)
Ragnar Þórhallsson – lead vocals, acoustic guitar, melodica, glockenspiel (2010–present)
Brynjar Leifsson – lead guitar, baritone guitar, acoustic guitar, 12-string acoustic guitar, melodica, tambourine, backing vocals (2010–present)
Kristján Páll Kristjánsson – bass guitar, acoustic bass guitar, egg shaker, backing vocals (2010–present)
Arnar Rósenkranz Hilmarsson – drums, percussion, melodica, glockenspiel, accordion, keyboard, piano, backing vocals (2010–present)
Árni Guðjónsson – accordion, piano, organ, keyboards, backing vocals (2010–2012)
Steingrimur Karl Teague – piano, keyboards, accordion, backing vocals (2012–present)
Ragnhildur Gunnarsdóttir – trumpet, accordion, keyboards, piano, floor tom-tom drum, backing vocals (2010–present)
Bjarni Þór Jensson – guitar, percussion, keyboards (2015–present)
Sigrún Kristbjörg Jónsdóttir – trombone, percussion, accordion (2015–present)