By John Vettese

Ásgeir | photo by Rachel Del Sordo for WXPN

Between the haunting “King And Cross” and a breathtaking Nirvana cover, Icelandic troubadour Ásgeir got on our radar in a big way in 2014. Today, we got word via NPR Music that he’s getting ready to follow up his English language debut In The Silence with Afterglow, due out on May 5th via One Little Indian.

As Ásgeir told NPR’s Bob Boilen, the new album was finished and ready to be delivered to the label, but one final idea for a song called “Unbound” crept onto the table. “When we decided …read more