Iceland is known for its beautiful nature and otherworldly scenery. In his debut EP “The Summit”, Mikaali Karlsson tells his story of climbing five different Icelandic mountains. Each of the five songs, set in ethereal post-rock landscapes, start off slowly and quietly but gradually build up to euphoric climaxes while approaching the summit.
"Another young talent arrives, his name is Mikaali Karlsson and in his first album, “The Summit”, he creates fantastic atmosphere typical of his land, inheriting that sweet and atmospheric sound that was typical in Sigur Ros albums like Agaetis Birjun and Takk. Simply extraordinary..."
Official website: www.mikaalikarlsson.com
released 16 February 2013
All songs written, recorded, mixed and mastered by Mikaali Karlsson.