Sunday, February 14, 2010
If you haven't visited www.faroeislandsreview.com lately, check it out! There are lots of new updates. Here is an overview of the latest updates in week 5-6, 2010:
FAROE STORIES TOLD ON STAMPS
Faroese stamps are an exciting treasure chest for stamp collectors and others interested in Faroese history, geography, nature, mythology and foklore.
SINGING PEOPLE - THE YOUNG GENERATION
Watch the trailer to Singing People, a 30-minutes documentary filmed in the summer 2008 about the young generation´s identity on the Faroes.
THE FAROE ADVENTURE OF A FOOTBALL FAN - PART TWO
Episode 41 of the Faroe Islands Podcast is out! Guest: Dave Scally
FAROE ISLANDS IN GROUP C IN UEFA 2010
Follow the Uefa Euro 2012 qualifying draw - as it happened.
SYNARCHY RELEASES TWO NEW SONGS ON MYSPACE
Faroese heavy metal band Synarchy just posted the demos of two of the featured songs from the upcoming album.
NEW BOY CAN MAKE A FAROESE IMPRESSION
Unkown Newcastle new boy Joan Simun Edmundsson has been backed to make an impact on Tyneside.
LONELY PLANET PRIZES THE FAROE ISLANDS
Quote: "The proud, stoical Faroese character has been forged from Viking blood, Christian piety, Scandinavian openness and an awe for the humbling nature that’s all around."
PRE_SELECTION TO EUROVISON SONG CONTEST 2010
Denmark: Listen to Jens Marni Hansen sing the song Gloria
Iceland: Watch Jógvan Hansen sing the song One More Day
INTERVIEW WITH ROCK SINGER JENS MARNI
Jens Marni speaks to Escdaily.com: Jens Marni is one of the ten participants of Dansk Melodi Grand Prix
WHALE SLAUGHTER CLAIM MISLEADING
Quote from article opposingviews.com: "The recent video depicting the slaughter of long-finned pilot whales in the Faroe Islands was misleading..."
TÝR: VIDEO INTERVIEW WITH HERI JOENSEN
Sheila Doki of Metalholic.com conducts an interview with guitarist/vocalist Heri Joensen of Faroese Viking metallers TÝR.
THE FAROE ADVENTURE OF A FOOTBALL FAN - PART ONE
Episode 40 of the Faroe Islands Podcast is out! Manchester City football team's fan Dave Scally became a celebrity in the Faroe Islands after his intrepid North Atlantic pilgrimage. Guest: Dave Scally
INTERVIEW WITH SINGER JÓGVAN HANSEN
Jógvan Hansen, participant in the Eurovision Song Contest 2010 preselection in Iceland speaks to esctoday.com
PÁLL FANGI _ THE 3rd FEATURE FILM IN FAROESE
View the trailer to one of the first three feature films in Faroese language.
EL CUADERNO DEL FEROÉS
Blog en español
FISHING DISPUTE HEATS UP
The conflict between Canada and Denmark (Faroe Islands and Greenland) is heating up over the northern shrimp.
Elin Brimheim Heinesen, editor of
Posted by Elin Brimheim Heinesen at Sunday, February 14, 2010