A video for "Drugs" by Cynic Guru directed by Bardi Johannsson (of Bang Gang fame)
Cynic Guru is comprised of two americans in the Iceland Symphony Orchestra (Roland & Ricky), and two Icelandic leading rock veterans from the Icelandic music scene (Oli and Einar).
Their debut cd, entitled “Iceland” was released in nov. 2005. The results were good...two top ten singles, including a #1 with “Drugs”, cd chosen as “album of the week” by two rock stations, licensing deal in Iceland (sena records), licensing deal in Japan (westwood records), licensing deal in the UK (fatnortherner records), and a UK tour.
Cynic Guru will be performing at this year’s Iceland Airwaves music festival.
A return to the uk is scheduled for several promotional concerts for the release of “Iceland” in the uk.
Cynic guru is currently working on their second cd.
Roland - vocals, strings, guitars, synths, samples, production
ricky - bass
Oli - drums
Einar - lead/rhythm guitars, vocals
Their Website is www.cynicguru.com