Selma Hrönn Maríudóttir’s Inspiring New Ballad


Selma Hrönn Maríudóttir is a veteran musician and songwriter who works with an international roster of musicians to bring her genre-bending songs to life. Regular readers of The Static Dive will remember recent releases like last year’s “Over Romanticized” and 2020’s “Savour The Moment“. Those tracks introduced a multifaceted artist from Iceland with a talent that spans musical eras and styles.

In her thirty year career Selma has worked in a broad range of genres; from metal to country and pop to classical. The songwriter’s most recent work is part of an ongoing project. She is collaborating with musicians around the world to produce and release her deep catalog of unpublished songs.

“When The Wind Shifts” is the latest single from Selma Hrönn Maríudóttir, released worldwide on February 18, 2023 via all major streaming services. Electric piano chords chime and a saxophone riffs soulfully to open the tune with a smooth 80s vibe. Vocalist Greta steps to the mic and delivers a heartfelt and inspirational tale of thanks and perseverance. A worldwide ensemble of virtuosos (credits below) accompanies the singer on this emotional pop ballad.

Check out “When the Wind Shifts” below. You can also hear the song on the Deep Indie Dive playlist, or listen on your favorite streaming service. Follow the links below to connect with Selma Hrönn Maríudóttir. Get on her socials and get in the loop on all of the music to come from this versatile and talented songwriter.

Vocals: Greta (UK)
Drums: Kostas Vass (Greece)
Synth Bass: JP (USA)
Guitar: Jordi Leon (Spain)
E-Piano: Ruslan Gatash (Ukraine)
Keyboard: Selma Hrönn Maríudóttir (Iceland)
Saxophone: Fabian Hernandez (USA)

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