Júníus Meyvant

Júníus Meyvant

Born and raised on the Westman Islands off the south coast of Iceland, Unnar Gísli Sigurmundsson has been releasing music under the moniker of Júníus Meyvant since 2014. Unnar was brought up in a musical and religious household in Heimaey (the largest island of the volcanic archipelago skirting the south coast of Iceland) and the island’s microscopic population (a mere four thousand people) and wild & rugged nature was a great playground for him to thrive. As a young boy he spent most of his time skateboarding, painting, and thinking about playing an instrument but never quite getting around to it. It wasn’t until his early twenties that Unnar stumbled upon a beaten-up guitar at his parents’ house and in playing this he managed to tame his inner beast.

Born and raised on the Westman Islands off the south coast of Iceland, Unnar Gísli Sigurmundsson has been releasing music under the moniker of Júníus Meyvant since 2014. Unnar was brought up in a musical and religious household in Heimaey (the largest island of the volcanic archipelago skirting the south coast of Iceland) and the island’s microscopic population (a mere four thousand people) and wild & rugged nature was a great playground for him to thrive. As a young boy he spent most of his time skateboarding, painting, and thinking about playing an instrument but never quite getting around to it. It wasn’t until his early twenties that Unnar stumbled upon a beaten-up guitar at his parents’ house and in playing this he managed to tame his inner beast.

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The European Tour is approaching and we are ready! *please note new date and venue in Amsterdam.
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07 Feb '19
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4 great shows behind us at home in Iceland. European Tour starts soon! @spessi_com
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04 Feb '19
Júníus Meyvant / Releases New Album 'Across The Borders' Ahead Of European Headline Tour

Júníus Meyvant / Releases New Album 'Across The Borders' Ahead Of European Headline Tour

The second studio album from Iceland’s Júníus Meyvant, ‘Across The Borders’, is out now on Record Records / Glassnote.

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28 Jan '19
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I just released a new song from my upcoming album today! ‘Let It Pass’ available everywhere now! New album ‘Across the Borders’ out January 25, 2019! #acrosstheborders #juniusmeyvant #newmusicfriday
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09 Nov '18
Júníus Meyvant / Releases New Single 'Let It Pass' From Forthcoming 'Across The Borders Album'

Júníus Meyvant / Releases New Single 'Let It Pass' From Forthcoming 'Across The Borders Album'

Júníus Meyvant has released a brand new single entitled ‘Let It Pass’. The track is the latest to be taken from his forthcoming second album ‘Across The Borders’ which is set for release on Jan 25th 2019 via Record Records / Glassnote.

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09 Nov '18
Júníus Meyvant / UK Headline Tour Announced For February 2019

Júníus Meyvant / UK Headline Tour Announced For February 2019

Júníus Meyvant has announced details of an extensive European headline tour to take place in February & March 2019.

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12 Sep '18
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New song ‘High Alert’ out now! Available everywhere New album ‘Across The Borders’ out November 9! #juniusmeyvant #acrosstheborders #highalert
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31 Aug '18
Junius Meyvant / Returns With New Album Details + New Single 'High Alert' Now Streaming Online

Junius Meyvant / Returns With New Album Details + New Single 'High Alert' Now Streaming Online

Júníus Meyvant has announced he’ll release his anticipated second album, ‘Across The Borders’, on 9th November via the independent Icelandic label, Record Records.

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31 Aug '18