The Faroe Islands Podcast
Faroe Islands news, culture, politics, and music.

The G! Festival is just a few weeks away, so it's time to check in with Jon Tyril. He's the man who founded the three-day celebration of music and who still picks most of the event's lineup. We'll review how last year's festival went, and take a listen to some artists who could make waves this year.

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This week, we talk to a former Manchester United goalkeeper as he visits the Faroe Islands for the first time, Then we'll visit the village of Velbastadur and ask that age-old question, "is this hill green enough?"

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This week, we talk to Johannes Patursson. He lives in the historic village of Kirkjubour in a home his family has occupied for 17 generations. We'll find out how his family came to live in the ancient house, what it's like to live in a house that's also part museum, and the hopes he has for his children.

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