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While you were sleeping: Sigur Rós played Iceland

While you were sleeping: Sigur Rós played Iceland

While you were possibly already sawing logs on the couch by 7:00 p.m., nursing one helluva nasty hangover, Sigur Rós were wide awake, feelin’ good, and playing to their native Iceland for the first time in more than four years. To celebrate their return, the band debuted a new song called Brennisteinn, and it goes...
Graph Rabbit: A sonic invitation to a beautiful otherworld

Graph Rabbit: A sonic invitation to a beautiful otherworld

I first heard Graph Rabbit (Austin Donohue and Shy Kedmi) this past September, just as Fall was beginning. Their press release — smartly citing the new, cool “snap in the air” I’d become keenly aware of — promised that Only Fields, from the duo’s debut, Snowblind, would have me hearing “wintery sleigh bells” and “whitewashed...
More new music from Sigur Rós: Varúð

More new music from Sigur Rós: Varúð

Premiered via BBC 6 Radio on Shaun Keaveny’s show, Varúð

, another new track from the forthcoming Sigur Rós album Valtari, is now available for streaming. Look for the new LP to be released May 28 in the UK and May 29 in the U.S. via XL. Click here to listen to Kvistur, also from Valtari....
Sigur Rós unveils 'Kvistur'

Sigur Rós unveils ‘Kvistur’

Hear Kvister,  the b-side to Sigur Rós’ special, 10-inch Record Store Day release, Ekki Múkk here. Their new LP, Valtari, will hit May 29 on XL. Upcoming 2012 Sigur Rós Tour Dates include: jul 30 – the mann, philadelphia jul 31 – prospect park, brooklyn, nyc aug 01 – echo beach, toronto aug 4-5 –...
On repeat: 'Inni' by Sigur Rós

On repeat: ‘Inni’ by Sigur Rós

Sigur Rós fans who were crestfallen after the band’s 2010 hiatus announcement need not fret any longer; Inni is a release made just for them. The double live album that comes packaged with 2008 concert footage from London’s Alexandra Palace, is both a thank you to the band’s loyal followers and a fierce reminder of...
Sigur Rós confirm new LP's title, release date

Sigur Rós confirm new LP’s title, release date

[Sigur Rós – Ekki múkk from Sigur Rós on Vimeo] A May 28th release date has been confirmed for a new and highly-anticipated  Sigur Rós LP, reports Q Magazine. Serving as follow-up to 2008’s Með suð í eyrum við spilum endalaust, the new album will be titled simply, Valtari. The band’s  bassist, Georg Hólm, described...