Upcoming events (July)

 

 

20/7 (Wed) – 21:00 – 2000 ISK
“The Minority Report”
Standup Comedy show in English

by Bylgja Babýlons and Jonathan Duffy

21/7 (Thu) – 21:00 – Free entry
Spünk + Hórmónar

22/7 (Fri) – 21:00 – 1000 ISK entry
Lucy in Blue, Churchhouse Creepers, Ottoman, The Roulette

23/7 (Sat) – 21:00 – Free entry
Kælan Mikla – Album release concert
Afterwards: Alex Lua

24/7 (Sun) – 21:00 – 1500 ISK entry
Jackie Ferguson + VAR

25/7 (Mon)- 21:00 – Free entry
Standup Comedy in English 
by Goldengang Comedy

26/7 (Tue) – 21:00 – Free entry
KARAOKE Night
At 19:30 – Screenings of Buffy and Angel – Free entry

27/7 (Wed) – 21:00
“The Minority Report”
Standup Comedy show in English
by Bylgja Babýlons and Jonathan Duffy

28/7 – 31/7
INNIPÚKINN Music Festival

Tickets on sale NOW
https://www.tix.is/en/event/2954/innipukinn-2016/
3-day festival ticket: 7.990 ISK
Single night ticket: 3.990 ISK

Events in July!

1/7 (Fri) – 21:00
Sleep (US) and more

2/7 (Sat) – 21:00
Noise

4/7 (Mon) – 21:00 – Free entry
Standup Comedy in English 
by Goldengang Comedy

5/7 (Tue) – 21:00 – Free entry
KARAOKE Night
At 19:30 – Screenings of Buffy and Angel – Free entry

6/7 (Wed) – 21:00
Standup Comedy in English
by Bylgja Babýlons and Jonathan Duffy

8/7 (Fri) – 21:00
Hettumávar and friends

9/7 (Sat) – 21:00
Suspirea, Grúska Babúska and more

11/7 (Mon)- 21:00 – Free entry
Standup Comedy in English 
by Goldengang Comedy

12/7 (Tue) – 21:00 – Free entry
KARAOKE Night
At 19:30 – Screenings of Buffy and Angel – Free entry

13/7 (Wed) – 21:00
Standup Comedy in English
by Bylgja Babýlons and Jonathan Duffy

15/7 (fri) K K KULT: Moulin Rouge! Sing-A-Long

16/7 (Sat) – 22:00 – 1000 ISK entry
Luke Eargoggle + Egyptian Eyeliner

17/7 (Sun) – 21:00 – Free entry
STATTUPP – Standup Comedy in Icelandic
hosted by Bylgja Babýlons

18/7 (Mon) – 21:00 – Free entry
Standup Comedy in English 
by Goldengang Comedy

19/7 (Tue) – 21:00 – Free entry
KARAOKE Night
At 19:30 – Screenings of Buffy and Angel – Free entry

20/7 (Wed) – 21:00
Standup Comedy in English
by Bylgja Babýlons and Jonathan Duffy

21/7 (Thu) – 21:00
Spünk + Hórmónar

23/7 (Sat) – 21:00
Alex Lua

24/7 (Sun) – 21:00
Jackie Ferguson and guests

25/7 (Mon)- 21:00 – Free entry
Standup Comedy in English 
by Goldengang Comedy

26/7 (Tue) – 21:00 – Free entry
KARAOKE Night
At 19:30 – Screenings of Buffy and Angel – Free entry

27/7 (Wed) – 21:00
Standup Comedy in English
by Bylgja Babýlons and Jonathan Duffy

28/7 – 31/7
INNIPÚKINN Music Festival

Tickets on sale NOW
https://www.tix.is/en/event/2954/innipukinn-2016/

3-day festival ticket: 7.990 ISK
Single night ticket: 3.990 ISK

Full festival line up to be announced.
Already confirmed acts are:
Agent Fresco
Aron Can
Emmsjé Gauti
GKR
Hildur
Hórmónar
JFDR
Karó
Kött Grá Pjé
Misþyrming
Snorri Helgason
Valdimar

Upcoming events – June!

 

*** We are open from 14:00 every day ***
*** HAPPY HOUR from opening to 21:00 every day ***

SNAPCHAT: gaukurinnsnap
INSTAGRAM: @instagaukurinn

 

22/6 (Wed) 20:00 – 2000 ISK entry
Robert Maxwell – comedy hypnotist!
Facebook event: https://www.facebook.com/events/1602874720041814/

24/6 (Fri) 23:00 – 2500 ISK (tickets @door from 21:00)
Guns N’ Roses tribute concert
Facebook event: https://www.facebook.com/events/259624697726676/
Presale tickets for 2000 ISK: https://www.tix.is/is/event/2936/guns-roses-hei-urstonleikar/

25/6 (Sat) 22:00 – 1500 ISK
Prince tribute concert
Facebook event: https://www.facebook.com/events/297324997266800/
Presale tickets here: https://midi.is/tonleikar/1/9655/Prince_Tribute_Show

26/6 (Sun) 21:00 – Free entry
Dracula’s Pack 
jazz/experimental/improv performance

27/6 (Mon) 21:00 – Free entry
Standup Comedy in English by Goldengang Comedy
An extremely popular event with both Icelandic and foreign comedians performing in English. Show up early to secure your favourite seat!

28/6 (Tue) 21:00 – Free entry
KARAOKE Night
At 19:30 – Screenings of Buffy and Angel – Free entry

29/6 (Wed) 21:00
Standup Comedy in English 
by Bylgja Babýlons and Jonathan Duffy

30/6 (Thu) 21:00 – Free entry
Hip Hop JAM Session

(scroll down for events in July)

Upcoming events

*** We are open from 14:00 every day ***
*** HAPPY HOUR from opening to 21:00 every day ***
*** Events every night of the week ***

 

11/4 Mon
English Comedy night FREE 21.00
Feeling the urge for English stand-up comedy in Iceland, On these nights new comedians get a chance to take their first step and more experienced comedians can work on new material or shine their old bits.

12/4 Tue & 13/4 Wed
Karaoke night FREE 21.00
Gaukurinn has one of the best karaoke system in Iceland with a sound engineer making sure you sound your best

14/4 Thu

Ensími and 200.000 Naglbítar Concerts 2500KR 21.00
Ensími and 200.000 naglbítar are the unoficial spokes bands for generation-X in Iceland.
Dont miss this opertunity to see these grate bands shareing a stage together!

15/4 Fri
Big Mint, Bolo Nese, The Urban Crickets Concert FREE 22.00
Alternative pop & rock.

16/4 Sat
Lady Boy Records release concerts. 2000kr 21.00
Lady Boy Records is an indie label with a lot of amazing artists signed and they are celebrating their newest compilation release.
ft.
Harry Knuckles
Vrong
Rattofer
Skelkur Í Bringu
russian.girls
Panos from Komodo
O|S|E|
Nicolas Kunysz

17/4 Sun
Blúsbrot concerts 1500kr 21.00
Blúsbrot is an Icelandic blues band of the best kind.
Blúsbrot is real Icelandic blues!

18/4 Mon
English Comedy night FREE 21.00
Feeling the urge for English stand-up comedy in Iceland, On these nights new comedians get a chance to take their first step and more experienced comedians can work on new material or shine their old bits.

19/4 Tue & 20/4 Wed
Karaoke night FREE 21.00
Gaukurinn has one of the best karaoke system in Iceland with a sound engineer making sure you sound your best

21/4 Thu
Hiphop jam session FREE 21.00
The house band „Djúpir Vasar“ plays one set of funky Hiphop jazz and then invites players, rappers and singers to jam with them on stage.
22/4 Fri
„Drag-Súgur“ Queer Variety Show 1000 ISK 21.00
A monthly event filled with laughter, dance, song and glitter. Drag queens, comedians and other queer artists perform all sorts of acts.

23/4 Sat
Major Pink and guests concerts FREE 21.00
Major Pink is an Alternative Electronic Rock Funk band.
They are working on their first album but already had two songs on the radio charts and are braking trough quickly!

24/4 Sun
Glow concert FREE 21.00
Glow is a smooth electro pop band who is ready to take over the world.
Catch them now.

25/4 Mon
English Comedy night FREE 21.00
Feeling the urge for English stand-up comedy in Iceland, On these nights new comedians get a chance to take their first step and more experienced comedians can work on new material or shine their old bits.

26/4 Tue
Karaoke night FREE 21.00

27/4 Wed
English comedy night FREE 21.00
On the last Wednesday of each month Goldengang hosts „So Here‘s A Funny Story“, a comedy show where the comedians tell a full-fledged story pertaining to a different theme each month.

28/4 Thu
Slam poetry competition FREE 21.00
Exciting new form of putting your poetry across! Yes, it‘s a competition but all in good fun. Join us for a cozy evening of diverse poetry, alcohol and live acts.

29/4 Fri
AVóKA, Arnljótur, DJ Flugvél og Geimskip Concerts 2000kr 21.00
These bands are the cream of the Icelandic indie/pop/alternative scene.

30/4 Sat
Par-Ðar, Godchilla, Caterpillarmen Concerts 1500kr 22.00
This will be a Rock n‘Roll Psychedelia festival for your ears!

1/5 Sun
Sacha Bernardson concerts FREE 21.00
A cozy night of electro-pop / trip-hop played on electronics with four backing vocals.

2/5 Mon
English comedy night FREE 21.00
Feeling the urge for English stand-up comedy in Iceland, On these nights new comedians get a chance to take their first step and more experienced comedians can work on new material or shine their old bits.

3/5 Tue
Karaoke night FREE 21.00

4/5 Wed
Götustrákarnir & Skúli Mennski band
Facebook event: https://www.facebook.com/events/1016629171761413/
2000 isk entry

5/5 Thu
Hip-hop jam session FREE 21.00
The house band „Djúpir Vasar“ plays one set of funky Hip-hop jazz and then invites players, rappers and singers to jam with them on stage.

6/5 Fri
Skjálftavaktin Ball concert FREE 22.00
Skjálftavaktin is a funk/soul/disko party band who playes artists like Stevie Wonder, Joe Cocker & Earth Wind and Fire

7/5 Sat
PowakaSirkús Hiphop night FREE 21.00
PowakaSirkús is a sirkus of hiphop happenings with a bunch of rappers, break dancers and more!

Upcoming Events (March, Easter, April)

*** We are open from 14:00 every day ***
*** HAPPY HOUR from opening to 21:00 every day ***
*** Events every night of the week ***

Hey, you! Add us on Snapchat – gaukurinnsnap

21/3 – „Come Talk Funny“ Standup comedy in English
by Goldengang Comedy
For OpenMic signups contact goldengangcomedy@gmail.com
Starts at 21:00
Free entry

22/3 – Karaoke night
Starts at 21:00
Free entry

23/3 – „Make THIS Funny!“ Improvised Standup Comedy
by Goldengang Comedy
Afterwards: Our house band Djúpir Vasar plays live funk into the night (we are open late!)
Starts at 21:00
Free entry

24/3 – Slam Poetry Competition
This is a regular event at Gaukurinn, hosted by the amazing rapper and poet Jón Magnús aka Vivid Brain. Great prizes for the winners!
For signups contact jmarnars@gmail.com
Starts at 20:30
Free entry
(Maundy Thursday, we are open until midnight)

25/3 – Easter KARAOKE party!
We open at midnight and start the karaoke shortly. Special Easter cocktail offer at the bar for the whole night.
Free entry
Starts at midnight

26/3 – PowakaSirkus
Hip hop mini-fest with both seasoned and new artists.
Sardu https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zjj1gsIGQmg
Gummi FT https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=miZtm2RohBw
Bróðir BIG & DJ Vrong https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XsyMOYVOEl0
Rímnaríki https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PoMBXch-f8o
Hettumávar https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ex9fE6SilHc

Simba the winner of rappþulan 2015 will be performing for us his winning piece.
And then Element Crew!
Breakdancing wizards who blew up the roof the last time they performed. Stories still echoe from the crazy footwork, handstands to spinning on ones head until the crowd itself goes dizzy!
The lovely DJ who made it all flow so smooth last time
will be with us once again: Tanya Pollock
Facebook event: https://www.facebook.com/events/1707911546115130/
Starts at 21
Free entry

27/3 – 80‘s KARAOKE Party!
We open at midnight and start the karaoke shortly. Everyone that wears an 80‘s outfit gets special offers at the bar. We encourage everyone to sing their favourite 80‘s hits!
Free entry
Starts at midnight

28/3 – „Come Talk Funny“ Standup comedy in English
by Goldengang Comedy
For OpenMic signups contact goldengangcomedy@gmail.com
Starts at 21:00
Free entry

29/3 – Karaoke night
Starts at 21:00
Free entry

30/3 – „So here‘s a funny story“ – Standup Comedy Story Night
by Goldengang Comedy
Starts at 21:00
1000 ISK entry

31/3 – Nykur album release concert
Starts at 21:00
1500 ISK entry

1/4 – Concert – Kvika
A „Goodbye Hello“ party for Kvika‘s albums. The band will play two sets: their last album and their new album.
Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/1657702347824830/
Starts at 22
Free entry

2/4 – Reykjavík DeathfestCephalic Carnage (US),
Severed, Beneath, Logn, Hubris, Urðun
Presale tickets for 4000 ISK here: https://tix.is/is/event/2531/reykjavik-deathfest/
Starts at 22:00
Facebook event: https://www.facebook.com/events/1657343874527681/

3/4 – Private event

4/4 – „Come Talk Funny“ Standup comedy in English
by Goldengang Comedy
For OpenMic signups contact goldengangcomedy@gmail.com
Starts at 21:00
Free entry

5/4 – Karaoke night
Starts at 21:00
Free entry

6/4 – „Make THIS Funny!“ Improvised Standup Comedy
by Goldengang Comedy
Starts at 21:00
Free entry

7/4 – Funky Jazz Jam Session
The house band, Djúpir Vasar, starts off with a set of funky jazz. After the first set they invite guests to play along with them. So bring your instruments (or just your vocal chords) and come join us in a night of jamming!
Starts at 21:00

Upcoming events (March)

*** We are open from 14:00 every day ***
*** HAPPY HOUR from opening to 21:00 every day ***
*** Events every night of the week ***

Hey, you! Add us on Snapchat – gaukurinnsnap

Starts at 22:00
1500 ISK presale tickets here: https://www.tix.is/is/event/2616/ledfoot-and-lucy-in-blue/
2000 ISK entry at the door (tickets from 20:00)
Facebook event: https://www.facebook.com/events/1572615523063275/

6/3 – Concert – Autonomous
A mixture of original songs and covers by acoustic trio Autonomous. They are influenced by artists such as Tom Waits and Leonard Cohen.
Starts at 21:00
1000 ISK entry

7/3 – „Come Talk Funny“ Standup comedy in English
by Goldengang Comedy
For OpenMic signups contact goldengangcomedy@gmail.com
Starts at 21:00
Free entry

8/3 – Karaoke night
Starts at 21:00
Free entry

9/3 – „Make THIS Funny!“ Improvised Standup Comedy
by Goldengang Comedy
Starts at 21:00
Free entry

10/3 – Slam Poetry Competition
This is a regular event at Gaukurinn, hosted by the amazing rapper and poet Jón Magnús aka Vivid Brain. Great prizes for the winners!
For signups contact jmarnars@gmail.com
Starts at 20:30
Free entry
Facebook event: https://www.facebook.com/events/917668808331213/

11/3 – Concert – HMM: II
Performing: Kælan Mikla, Kvöl, Hatari
The HMM:X concert series is held monthly in Reykjavík venues and its object is to promote the underground music scene, mix up the casual gig and reinforce new bands and musicians. The entry fee goes to the musicians and releases. Artists always get paid.
Starts at 21
1000 ISK entry
Facebook event: https://www.facebook.com/events/1096857173700024/

12/3 –  Funk Concert – Óregla, Captain Syrup, The Roulette
Starts at 22
Free entry
Facebook event: https://www.facebook.com/events/435930889938504/

13/3 – Private event

14/3 – „Come Talk Funny“ Standup comedy in English
by Goldengang Comedy
For OpenMic signups contact goldengangcomedy@gmail.com
Starts at 21:00
Free entry

15/3 – Karaoke night
Starts at 21:00
Free entry

16/3 – „Make THIS Funny!“ Improvised Standup Comedy
by Goldengang Comedy
Starts at 21:00
Free entry

17/3 – Funky Jazz Jam Session
The house band, Djúpir Vasar, starts off with a set of funky jazz. After the first set they invite guests to play along with them. So bring your instruments (or just your vocal chords) and come join us in a night of jamming!
Starts at 21:00
Free entry

18/3 – „Drag-Súgur“ Queer Variety Show
Drag queens, cabaret, music, laughter and fun!
Starts at 21:00
1000 ISK entry

19/3 – Poetry Party & Trio de Janeiro
Poetry readings by many of the city‘s most prominent poets from 20:00.
Afterwards: Calipso and Latin music by the band Trio de Janeiro.
Poets: 

Atli Sigþórsson (Kött Grá Pje)
Bragi Páll
Eva Rún Snorradóttir
Halldór Halldórsson
lommi (Jón Örn Loðmfjörð)
Kristín Svava Tómasdóttir
Sigurlín Bjarney Gísladóttir
Soffía Bjarnadóttir
Vilborg Bjarkadóttir
Þórður Sævar Jónsson
Host: Eydís Blöndal.
Starts at 20:00
Free entry

20/3 – „Kósí Ljósár“ live music & art collective
Starts at 20:00
Free entry

21/3 – „Come Talk Funny“ Standup comedy in English
by Goldengang Comedy
For OpenMic signups contact goldengangcomedy@gmail.com
Starts at 21:00
Free entry

22/3 – Karaoke night
Starts at 21:00
Free entry

23/3 – „Make THIS Funny!“ Improvised Standup Comedy
by Goldengang Comedy
Afterwards: Our house band Djúpir Vasar plays live funk into the night (we are open late!)
Starts at 21:00
Free entry

24/3 – Slam Poetry Competition
This is a regular event at Gaukurinn, hosted by the amazing rapper and poet Jón Magnús aka Vivid Brain. Great prizes for the winners!
For signups contact jmarnars@gmail.com
Starts at 20:30
Free entry
(Maundy Thursday, we are open until midnight)

25/3 – „Chocolate Jesus“ Anti-Easter party
We open at midnight.
Free entry

26/3 – PowakaSirkus
Hip hop mini-fest with both seasoned and new artists.
Among the performing artists are: Bróðir BIG, Gummi FT, Benedikt Már, Hettumávar, Kíló.
Starts at 21
Free entry

27/3 – 80‘s KARAOKE Party!
We open at midnight and start the karaoke shortly. Everyone that wears an 80‘s outfit gets special offers at the bar. We encourage everyone to sing their favourite 80‘s hits!
Free entry
Starts at midnight

28/3 – „Come Talk Funny“ Standup comedy in English
by Goldengang Comedy
For OpenMic signups contact goldengangcomedy@gmail.com
Starts at 21:00
Free entry

29/3 – Karaoke night
Starts at 21:00
Free entry

30/3 – „So here‘s a funny story“ – Standup Comedy Story Night
by Goldengang Comedy
Starts at 21:00
1000 ISK entry

31/3 – Nykur album release concert
Starts at 21:00
1500 ISK entry

1/4 – Concert – Kvika
A „Goodbye Hello“ party for Kvika‘s albums. The band will play two sets: their last album and their new album.
Starts at 22
Free entry

2/4 – Reykjavík DeathfestCephalic Carnage (US),
Severed, Beneath, Logn, Hubris, Urðun
Presale tickets for 4000 ISK here: https://tix.is/is/event/2531/reykjavik-deathfest/
Starts at 22:00
Facebook event: https://www.facebook.com/events/1657343874527681/

3/4 – Private event

4/4 – „Come Talk Funny“ Standup comedy in English
by Goldengang Comedy
For OpenMic signups contact goldengangcomedy@gmail.com
Starts at 21:00
Free entry

5/4 – Karaoke night
Starts at 21:00
Free entry

6/4 – „Make THIS Funny!“ Improvised Standup Comedy
by Goldengang Comedy
Starts at 21:00
Free entry

7/4 – Funky Jazz Jam Session
The house band, Djúpir Vasar, starts off with a set of funky jazz. After the first set they invite guests to play along with them. So bring your instruments (or just your vocal chords) and come join us in a night of jamming!
Starts at 21:00
Free entry

Upcoming events (February)

*** We are open from 14:00 every day ***
*** HAPPY HOUR from opening to 21:00 every day ***
*** Events every night of the week ***

Hey, you! Add us on Snapchat – gaukurinnsnap

 

22/2 (Mon): „Come Talk Funny“ – Open Mic Standup Comedy in English
by members of Goldengang Comedy
Live music before and after the show

Starts at 21:00
Free entry

23/2 (Tue): Karaoke Night
You can sing any song you like, on a professional stage with an awesome soundsystem! Our very own Karaoke Queen will guide you through the madness.
Starts at 21:00
Free entry

24/2 (Wed): „So here‘s a funny story“ – Standup Comedy Story Night
by members of Goldengang Comedy
Starts at 21:00
1000 ISK entry

25/2 (Thu): Poetry Night
by members of Fríyrkjan poetry collective
Starts at 21:00
Free entry
Facebook event: https://www.facebook.com/events/447595478783033/

26/2 (Fri): Djúpir Vasar and freestyle rap
Gaukurinn‘s house band Djúpir Vasar (Deep Pockets) will play live hip-hop beats for some of Iceland‘s most prominent rappers:
Elli Grill(Shades of Reykjavík)
Haukur H(Þriðja Hæðin)
Vivid Brain
Holy Hrafn
Bróðir BIG
Orðljótur (Hettumávar)

Starts at 22:00
Free entry
Facebook event: https://www.facebook.com/events/896577587128474/

27/2 (Sat): Alchemia – Album release concert for “Lunatic Lullabies”
At Breakpoint start the show
Starts at 23:00
Free entry
Facebook event: https://www.facebook.com/events/930266447021188/

28/2 (Sun): Jazz and Blues Night with the „Gömlu blautu“ collective
Gaukurinn is a second home to many of this city‘s thirsty jazz and blues musicians. Once in a while they get together and pay off their bar tabs with a great night of music! The name „Gömlu blautu“ basicly means „The old and thirsty“.
Starts at 21:00
Free entry

29/2 (Mon): „Come Talk Funny“ – Open Mic Standup Comedy in English
by members of Goldengang Comedy
Live music before and after the show

Starts at 21:00
Free entry

1/3 (Tue): 27th Anniversary of Beer being sold in Iceland!

2/3 (Wed): „Make THIS Funny!“ – Improvised Standup Comedy in English
by members of Goldengang Comedy
Starts at 21:00
Free entry

3/3 (Thu): Funky Jazz Jam Session
The house band starts off with a set of funky jazz. After the first set they invite guests to play along with them. So bring your instruments (or just your vocal chords) and come join us in a night of jamming!
Starts at 21:00
Free entry