Iceland

GIANT KILLERS

The team from the tiniest qualifier ever sent star-studded England packing—and its home country melting down with joy from their improbable streak of UEFA victories.

MUSIC ERUPTION

Radiohead headlined Iceland’s Secret Solstice festival. But with glacier parties, volcano concerts, and more, it heralded a new kind of festival: one where the music doesn’t matter.

S.O.S.

The lead singer of the Deftones played the world’s first concert inside a volcano over the weekend. I was there. It ended with us all being rescued by the Icelandic coast guard.