Pétur Þór Benediktsson is a singer and guitar player from Iceland who regularly perfoms his own material. He is working diligently on his first solo album which is
due for release this coming January. He was one of the highlights at the last Iceland Airwaves festival, and he will be playing various festivals in other countries this year. Recently, he completed the arrangement of Nick Cave's score for the production of Woyzeck, which debuted at the Barbican Center in London this month. He has also arranged music for and performed with Mugison, Slowblow and other Icelandic artists.