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  1. 20 Ideas for Your Ceremony Processional MusicRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Bride's Magazine

    ... different, but totally traditional. More of an indie couple? Jose Gonzalez's tender rendition of "Heartbeats" and Sigur Ros' "Hoppipolla" are practically standards at this point. We also love the idea of stripped-down versions of popular songs. The ...


  2. Live! Carswell & Hope from HMV in DublinRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 |

    ... of psychedelic, Pink Floyd interrupting Motown, channelling Van Morrison and Wilco. Think Mumford & Sons meets Sigur Ros, and Glen Hansard shows them around town. User contributions and/or comments do not, unless specifically stated, represent the ...


  3. Hipster musicians in a video masterpieceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 |

    ... collaborator and the co-composer of the music; and Kjartan Sveinsson, a former member of the Icelandic band "Sigur Ros." Plugged into microphones and amps, they're all connected to one another by earphones. Kjartansson himself is naked in a bath. A ...


  4. The cata s meowRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | Boulder Weekly

    ... I know Karma was included in the name. I played guitar with a cello bow and a bunch of reverb. I was trying to be Sigur Ros. And we sang and it was a great time. I wouldn't be where I am today without that hilarious band." Where Jagos is today is ...


  5. Album review: The Antlers, FamiliarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... their Burst Apart the following year put them around the musical and emotional midpoint between Arcade Fire and Sigur Ros. This time out their strange elegance - evoked by a distant trumpet, shuffle of synths, cello and horns - seems perfectly ...


  6. Destination ZhangjiajieRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Sun-Star

    ALL great journeys deserve a soundtrack, and if I were to choose one for a recent trip to Zhangjiajie, I'd pick the album Kveikur from the post-rock Icelandic band Sigur Ros.


  7. Tatli Patatesler - "GA1 4n Battl"Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Obscure Sound

    ... as is the case on the excellent track "Gun Battl"; their developmental tendencies remind of a female-fronted Sigur Ros at points. On this track, a nocturnal guitar arpeggio flows into a gentle bass buzz just before the 30-second mark. Afterward, the ...


  8. Stream Suno Deko Thrown Color EPRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | Stereogum

    ... to modern indie rock, one that bears traces of horizon-spanning works by global heavyweights Radiohead and Sigur Ros as well as the intensely personal, layered pocket symphonies of American auteurs such as Deerhunter's Bradford Cox and Mutual ...


  9. At 2014's Newport Folk Festival, 5 Discoveries To Stretch Folk's LimitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 10 | National Public Radio

    ... to his third album as Death Vessel , this year's gorgeous Island Intervals. Recorded in Iceland with the help of Sigur Ros ' Jonsi (among others), the album seems to reach inward and heavenward at the same time - never more beautifully than in "Ilsa ...


  10. Lust for YouthRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 15 | Ink 19

    ... The third track's ("Ultra") dreamy ethereal sound has a distinctly Nordic feel to it similarly to Icelandic band Sigur Ros. The subsequent track "New Boys" takes the listener back in time to smack in the middle the '80s new wave scene with it's ...


  11. Nightfall Concert Series Continues Friday With LuciusRead the original story

    Monday Jul 14 |

    ... musician since 2000. With influence from bands such as Flaming Lips, Radiohead, My Morning Jacket, The Beatles, Sigur Ros, Wilco, Foo Fighters, Red Hot Chili Peppers and more. Presented and produced by Chattanooga Presents, Nightfall brings an ...


  12. Tomorrow's stars take to the stage at T in the ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 11 | Evening Times

    ... for the Wickerman festival after T, and their more sweeping moments have earned comparisons to the epic likes of Sigur Ros. THEY SOUND LIKE: Fresh off an appearance at King Tut's Wah Wah Hut last week, the Medicine Men are, pardon the pun, cooking ...


  13. Amelia Meath of Sylvan Esso: Bennington's own pop starRead the original story

    Jun 23, 2014 | The Bennington Banner

    ... of 2010, earning the band critical acclaim and the chance to perform at the Newport Folk Festival, tour with Sigur Ros frontman Jonsi and temporarily join Leslie Fiest's band as backing singers. Now, with Mountain Man on hiatus, Meath has turned her ...


  14. Klimt - Jesienne Odcienne MelancholiiRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2014 | MusicEmissions

    ... and base reference points of the music, one can detect a number of different influences including Slowdive and Sigur Ros . Having said that, descriptions of this as being either shoegaze or post-rock are way off the mark. The highlights are ...


  15. Tiesto: The TrailblazerRead the original story

    Jun 18, 2014 | Paper Magazine

    ... as the genre was reaching its peak in 2009, featured vocals from Tegan and Sara, Nelly Furtado, Bloc Party, and Sigur Ros's Jonsi -- one of Tiesto's favorite singers -- within earshot of each other. Five years later, Tiesto is letting collaborator ...


  16. YouTube to block indie labels, charge for music serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2014 | PanArmenian Network

    ... artists who are signed to smaller labels. FT reported that XL Recordings, which boasts a roaster of groups like Sigur Ros and Radiohead, has not signed up, meaning those acts will likely have their videos taken off the site. Also void of a licensing ...


  17. No more Radiohead: YouTube to ban indie labels that don't sign on to subscription serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2014 | Russia Taday

    ... artists who are signed to smaller labels. FT reported that XL Recordings, which boasts a roaster of groups like Sigur Ros and Radiohead, has not signed up, meaning those acts will likely have their videos taken off the site. Also void of a licensing ...


  18. Take An Inter-Dimensional Sonic Trip With Bassnectar's 'Hold On'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2014 | MTV

    ... there's a heavy songwriting focus and progressive indie-rock interplay at work, too - a sound he referred to as " Sigur Ros vs. Bon Iver vs. Mumford and Sons vs. who the f-k knows," in a recent interview with Vice . See how accurate that ...


  19. Shelling's 'Aquarium Sympathy' provides a soundtrack to rainy daysRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2014 | The Japan Times

    ... 17, Shelling will open for Swedish trio Twiggy Frostbite. The band, who have drawn comparisons with Icelandic acts Sigur Ros and Mum, will be performing in Tokyo for the first time. "They have that cold, transparent sound of North European bands, ...


  20. 'Game of Thrones': Jackie Evancho singsRead the original story

    Jun 10, 2014 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... was part of the classic "Red Wedding" episode, and it has been performed by the indie rock bands The National and Sigur Ros. Jackie will perform Thursday at the Songwriters Hall of Fame Awards in New York City . She will be on the same program with ...