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  1. Bjork urges Scotland to declare independence: 'Don't let...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | The Independent

    ... Islands, and the accompanying video sees Bjork wearing clothing with the various flags on them. Post-rock band Sigur Ros declared their support of the 'National Colletive' at their recent show in Glasgow by posting the following: Their backing of ...


  2. Night Lights Music Festival goes big with Snarky PuppyRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 11 | Hispanic Business

    ... sounds. If someone were to ask me today what we sound like my answer would be a cross between Pinback, Bonobo, Sigur Ros,and Good Speed You Black Emperor. The fun in what we do is always evolving our sound. I hope that I can never really classify ...


  3. Sigur Ros and Belle & Sebastian to headline End Of The Road 2013Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2012 |

    The organisers of the End Of The Road festival have revealed next year's headline acts - via a quirky video featuring a man with a bear's head. Icelandic band Sigur Ros and Glasgow indie-pop group Belle & Sebastian will top the bill for the 2013 festival, which takes place in Larmer Tree Gardens, North Dorset from August 30 to September 1 2013.


  4. 11 Artists You Need To Know For The Rest Of 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 1 | Switched

    ... you from tumbling into the gentle waves of his atmospheric production. The influence of artists like Bon Iver and Sigur Ros is very clear on tracks like "Flaws," but Bettinson adds his own touch, making for the next great name in Bon Ive-R&B ( we're ...


  5. 'Bj rk: Biophilia Live' announced for the Sonic Gala at London Film FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 22 | NME

    ... BFI London Film Festival's UK premiere." Strickland directed Berberian Sound Studio and worked with editor Fenton (Sigur Ros film Inni ) shooting footage of BjA rk and her band performing every song from her eighth studio album 'Biophilia' at ...


  6. Tonight in Music: Pickathon, the Flaming Lips, Xiu Xiu & MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2014 | The Pordland Mercury

    ... of Nina Simone, an album of American and Caribbean spirituals of the 19th and early 20th centuries recorded at Sigur Ros' studio in Iceland, a Record Store Day-only hand-packaged best of and rarities collection, and an album based on a violent ...


  7. 20 Ideas for Your Ceremony Processional MusicRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2014 | 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 ...


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

    Jul 25, 2014 |

    ... 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 ...


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

    Jul 24, 2014 |

    ... 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 ...


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

    Jul 24, 2014 | 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 ...


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

    Jul 23, 2014 | 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 ...


  12. Destination ZhangjiajieRead the original story

    Jul 23, 2014 | 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.


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

    Jul 22, 2014 | 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 ...


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

    Jul 21, 2014 | 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 ...


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

    Jul 10, 2014 | 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 ...


  16. Lust for YouthRead the original story

    Jul 15, 2014 | 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 ...


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

    Jul 14, 2014 |

    ... 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 ...


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

    Jul 11, 2014 | 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 ...


  19. 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 ...


  20. 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 ...