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Iceland Airwaves 2007

  • That old peanut trick... The Magic Numbers, Iceland Airwaves, October 22, 2007. Pic: Tom Oxley

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  • For one night only, it was the Hairwaves festival. The Magic Numbers, Iceland Airwaves, October 22, 2007. Pic: Tom Oxley

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  • The sales of the band's second album are no laughing matter. The Magic Numbers, Iceland Airwaves, October 22, 2007. Pic: Tom Oxley

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  • Romeo turns up on a stage that's actually his own for once. The Magic Numbers, Iceland Airwaves, October 22, 2007. Pic: Tom Oxley

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  • 'Hello Cleveland!' The Magic Numbers, Iceland Airwaves, October 22 2007. Pic: Tom Oxley

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  • 'It's this big! My leg is this big!' Jakobinarina, Iceland Airwaves, Reykjavik, October 19, 2007. Pic: Tom Oxley

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  • Blonde and wild. Crowds at Icelandic Airwaves Festival 2007. Pic: Tom Oxley

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  • Whose haircut came first - Gunnar's or Nick Cut Off Your Hands'? Jakobinarina, Iceland Airwaves, Reykjavik, October 19, 2007. Pic: Tom Oxley

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  • Jakobinadenim. Jakobinarina, Iceland Airwaves, Reykjavik, October 19, 2007. Pic: Tom Oxley

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  • Gunnar Bergmann had to come straight from his job as a chef to the festival... Jakobinarina, Iceland Airwaves, Reykjavik, October 19, 2007. Pic: Tom Oxley

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  • Obviously a hit with the girls if that front row is anything to go by... Friendly Fires, Iceland Airwaves, Reykjavik, October 18, 2007. Pic: Tom Oxley

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  • Their set at Airwaves was going great until the guitarist's leg fell off. Friendly Fires, Iceland Airwaves, Reykjavik, October 18, 2007. Pic: Tom Oxley

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  • Fight the power. And synthetic textiles. Friendly Fires, Iceland Airwaves, Reykjavik, October 18, 2007. Pic: Tom Oxley

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  • Knitting horrendous jumpers is just one of Friendly Fires' talents. Iceland Airwaves, Reykjavik, October 18, 2007. Pic: Tom Oxley

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  • It's hard being a bunny. Aela, Iceland Airwaves 2007, Reykjavik, October 20, 2007. Pic: Tom Oxley

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  • So nice to see young people dress up smart nowadays. Aela, Iceland Airwaves 2007, Reykjavik, October 20, 2007. Pic: Tom Oxley

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  • Is there a doctor in the house? Yes, there's a gurning idiot dressed in a plastic nurses' costume, you'll be fine. Aela, Iceland Airwaves 2007, Reykjavik, October 20, 2007. Pic: Tom Oxley

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  • We're not sure if that's a girl with a beard or a man with a dress... Aela, Iceland Airwaves 2007, Reykjavik, October 20, 2007. Pic: Tom Oxley

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  • You'd look exhausted too if you'd been molested for the last forty minutes. Bonde do Role, Iceland Airwaves 2007, October 20, 2007. Pic: Tom Oxley

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  • This poor boy's been left out of the onstage sexiliciousness. Bonde do Role, Iceland Airwaves 2007, October 20, 2007. Pic: Tom Oxley

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  • Finally, some non-contact action from Bonde do Role, Iceland Airwaves 2007, October 20, 2007. Pic: Tom Oxley

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  • Just get a room, for god's sake! Bonde do Role, Iceland Airwaves 2007, October 20, 2007. Pic: Tom Oxley

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  • Interesting symbolism here, guys. Bonde do Role, Iceland Airwaves 2007, October 20, 2007. Pic: Tom Oxley

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  • The Brazilians get dirrrty. Bonde Do Role, Iceland Airwaves 2007, October 20, 2007. Pic: Tom Oxley

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  • Drinks carts? This has got to be the best gig ever! Iceland Airwaves 2007, October 18, 2007. Pic: Tom Oxley

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  • The entire population of Iceland queue up for the Airwaves festival 2007, October 20, 2007. Pic: Tom Oxley

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  • This has got to be a mask, right? The Bronx's Matt Caughthran, Iceland Airwaves 2007, Reykjavik, October 18, 2007. Pic: Tom Oxley

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  • 'It'll all be ok, mate,' says the audience member. The Bronx, Iceland Airwaves 2007, Reykjavik, October 18, 2007. Pic: Tom Oxley

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  • Matt Caughthran sees a mouse. The Bronx, Iceland Airwaves 2007, Reykjavik, October 18, 2007. Pic: Tom Oxley

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  • 'That's it, I'm killing one of you guys right now.' The Bronx's Matt Caughthran, Iceland Airwaves 2007, Reykjavik, October 18, 2007. Pic: Tom Oxley

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  • 'Take a photo of me and I'll kill you.' The Bronx, Iceland Airwaves 2007, Reykjavik, October 18, 2007. Pic: Tom Oxley

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  • Some people sleepwalk, this guy sleepbassplays. Cut Off Your Hands, Iceland Airwaves, Reykjavik, October 21, 2007. Pic: Tom Oxley

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  • 'Oh god, I really didn't think this through...' Cut Off Your Hands, Iceland Airwaves, Reykjavik, October 21, 2007. Pic: Tom Oxley

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  • For once New Zealand are leading the way for fashion. Cut Off Your Hands, Iceland Airwaves, Reykjavik, October 21, 2007. Pic: Tom Oxley

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  • Now, THAT is a hairstyle... Cut Off Your Hands, Iceland Airwaves, Reykjavik, October 21, 2007. Pic: Tom Oxley

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  • 'Touch me and I'll kill you.' The Bronx, Iceland Airwaves 2007, Reykjavik, October 18, 2007. Pic: Tom Oxley

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  • Taking your pipe onstage - jolly civilised. Mum, Iceland Airwaves, Reykjavik, October 20, 2007. Pic: Tom Oxley

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  • Kele performing the little-known song 'Argh!' Bloc Party, Iceland Airwaves, Reykjavik, October 21, 2007. Pic: Tom Oxley

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  • Thankfully no lungs collapsed in Iceland this weekend. Bloc Party's Matt Tong and Gordon Moakes, Iceland Airwaves, Reykjavik, October 21, 2007. Pic: Tom Oxley

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  • Mum, impersonating Patrick Wolf's backing band at Iceland Airwaves, Reykjavik, October 20, 2007. Pic: Tom Oxley

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  • Russell plays the moody guitar hero - as usual. Bloc Party, Iceland Airwaves, Reykjavik, October 21, 2007. Pic: Tom Oxley

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  • Purple haze. Mum, Iceland Airwaves, Reykjavik, October 20, 2007. Pic: Tom Oxley

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  • 'No, Kele, you're facing the wrong way!' Bloc Party, Iceland Airwaves, Reykjavik, October 21, 2007. Pic: Tom Oxley

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  • Kele's shirt looks slightly like the Icelandic flag. If you squint a bit. Bloc Party, Iceland Airwaves, Reykjavik, October 21, 2007. Pic: Tom Oxley

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  • Probably performing in a stringed instrument museum... Mum, Iceland Airwaves, Reykjavik, October 20, 2007. Pic: Tom Oxley

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  • What a sultry ice(land) queen. Mum, Iceland Airwaves, Reykjavik, October 20, 2007. Pic: Tom Oxley

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  • Iceland's indiest flock to see Mum at Iceland Airwaves, Reykjavik, October 20, 2007. Pic: Tom Oxley

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