Ásgeir Trausti Einarsson made his first appearance on the television show "Hljómskálinn" in the spring of 2012, performing the song "Sumargestur". Already in september, his debut album "Dýrð í dauðaþögn" was released and climbed quickly to the top of the Icelandic charts, making him one of Iceland's most successful newcomers ever.
Music by Ásgeir Trausti.
Lyrics by Einar Georg Einarsson and Júlíus Aðalsteinn Róbertsson.
"Dýrð í dauðaþögn" has been nominated for the Nordic Music Prize as "best Nordic album 2012".