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  1. Other Lives:Jesse Tabish on new album 'Rituals', losing two members and a violinRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | Examiner.com

    ... "Homogenic" as it skates along a steady percussive rhythm. Admirers of that other Icelandic stalwart group, Sigur Ros, on "Rituals" the band comes closer to shedding its orchestral folk-oriented shackles for a bolder electronic-atmospheric closer to ...

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  2. Meet the Meetups, Part 2: Music nerds make mixed CDs and talk tunesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | Canada.com

    ... to this mix." Chrissy Steinbock's mix, meanwhile, weaved through the likes of Elvis Costello, Johnny Cash, Sigur Ros and composer Arvo Part. "It's fun to approach this like a puzzle," she said. "And I like how these mixes are like a story in your ...

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  3. Album Of The Week: Mew +-Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | Stereogum

    ... with the release of the band's debut album, A Triumph For Man . It's a sound that draws primarily from post-rock (Sigur Ros, Stereolab) and prog (Yes, Rush), but displays traits of psychedelia, indie rock, emo, shoegaze, and pop, too. The most ...

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  4. Review: Alt-J rocks fans at the Greek in BerkeleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2015 | Contra Costa Times

    ... when you hear the gorgeous electronic folk-rock of a tune such as "Something Good." Alt-J's sound is also akin to Sigur Ros, especially when Joe Newman's vocals favor pure sound over discernible lyrics. Still, the act that alt-J most resembles may ...

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  5. Ed Sheeran wants to be on 'Game of Thrones'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2015 | USA Today

    ... he would follow the leads of Coldplay drummer Will Champion, Snow Patrol singer Gary Lightbody and Icelandic band Sigur Ros. Since produers David Benioff and Dan Weiss are as geeky about music as the rest of the world is about their show, Sheeran ...

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  6. You Won't BELIEVE Who Wants to Guest Star on Game of ThronesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | KRAV-FM Tulsa

    ... ve included Snow Patrol lead singer Gary Lightbody, Coldplay drummer Will Champion, and, of course, Icelandic band Sigur Ros, who actually played during Joffrey and Margaery's fateful wedding.

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  7. Ed Sheeran Wants to Be on 'Game of Thrones' Season Six After Receiving Jon Snow's SwordRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | WWWM-FM Toledo

    ... infamous "Red Wedding," and Snow Patrol singer Gary Lightbody has appeared as a solider. Icelandic post-rock band Sigur Ros also appeared in an extended cameo on the show performing as the band during King Joffrey's ill-fated wedding to Margaery ...

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  8. Melika Bass: The Latest Sun is Sinking Fast at Hyde Park Art CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | Gapers Block

    When I read that the post-rock, Icelandic band Sigur Ros commissioned Melika Bass to direct and produce a music video for their composition, " Var eldur ," I wasn't terribly surprised. Bass' archetypical characters and magical components cohere with the subliminal sound that is the framework of Sigur Ros.

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  9. Jamie xx worked on a ballet w/ Olafur Eliasson, debuting it at Park...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | Brooklynvegan

    ... Wayne McGregor and visual artist Olafur Eliasson . Having had his work displayed in conjunction with a Sigur Ros performance in the past, Olafur is no stranger to working with indie musicians. That ballet runs from September 14-21. The following ...

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  10. Queer Ear: All About That KellyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2015 | Advocate

    Music lovers, raise a glass to another fabulous week, filled to the brim with new albums from Kelly Clarkson and Brandi Carlile, a live performance by exciting new hip-hop act Lizzo, a Sigur Ros boxed set, and one zany video just for fun! This week the music world is absolutely dominated by Kelly Clarkson, original American Idol and longtime LGBT ally. Today Clarkson releases Piece by Piece, her first studio album in four years, and the media blitz surrounding the occasion includes a soul-searching interview with The Advocate .

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  11. Queer Ear: All About That KellyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2015 | Advocate

    Music lovers, raise a glass to another fabulous week, filled to the brim with new albums from Kelly Clarkson and Brandi Carlile, a live performance by exciting new hip-hop act Lizzo, a Sigur Ros boxed set, and one zany video just for fun! This week the music world is absolutely dominated by Kelly Clarkson, original American Idol and longtime LGBT ally. Today Clarkson releases Piece by Piece, her first studio album in four years, and the media blitz surrounding the occasion includes a soul-searching interview with The Advocate .

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  12. What's going on Friday? (This Will Destroy You, Dodos,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | Brooklynvegan

    ... Once a duo Brooklyn's Belle Mare have expanded to full band and a fuller sound that owes a little to Radiohead and Sigur Ros. The Dodos, Springtime Carnivore @ Music Hall of Williamsburg It doesn't seem like The Dodos can be on Album #6, but new one ...

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  13. 5 Non-Annoying Ways To Promote Your Music On Social MediaRead the original story

    Feb 5, 2015 | Hypebot

    ... followers to interpret your music and inviting them into the creative process. A great example of this was when Sigur Ros released their album Kveikur . For the song "Stormur," they asked their fans to upload homemade videos to Instagram with the ...

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  14. Musical Delay TacticsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2015 | WNYC-AM New York

    ... book / recording "Riceboy Sleeps." Jonsi's distinctive vocals are more regularly heard fronting the Icelandic band Sigur Ros, whose frequent collaborators, the string players of Amiina, also figure on the "Riceboy Sleeps" project, although the ...

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  15. New Music: Sasha Siem, Sleater-Kinney, Waxahatchee, Shura, Gemma Hayes, ResistorRead the original story

    Jan 20, 2015 | Towleroad

    ... are embedded at the end of this post. Her debut track "My Friend" ,which was produced by Valgeir Sigur sson ( Sigur Ros , Bjork, Bonnie Prince Billy, Feist), was a beautifully constructed and performed chamber pop track about a friend on the cusp of ...

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  16. Bradford Roots festival is a big hit with fans and performersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2015 | This is Wiltshire

    ... Uncles or Arcade Fire. It would be nice to see them embrace their prog side and allow the crescendo of their often Sigur Ros-inspired endings to continue a while. Earlier, Stroud's folk rock outfit Hot Feet gave the chance to hear the best voice of ...

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  17. Holt Morris dancing round the wassail tree at Bradford Roots festival. Picture by Glenn PhillipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2015 | Wiltshire Times

    ... Uncles or Arcade Fire. It would be nice to see them embrace their prog side and allow the crescendo of their often Sigur Ros-inspired endings to continue a while. Earlier, Stroud's folk rock outfit Hot Feet gave the chance to hear the best voice of ...

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  18. After Two Decades, Tiesto Is the Last Edm DJ StandingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | The Village Voice

    ... 2009 album Kaleidoscope , which saw him teaming up with indie rock stalwarts including Tegan and Sara and Jonsi of Sigur Ros, his trance days appeared to be coming to a close. He released Kiss From The Past in 2011 under his pseudonym Allure - which ...

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  19. 2014 Year In Review: 50 Albums Worth Listening ToRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2014 | Austin American Statesman

    ... their whole lives. The English indie band is remarkably deft at making music that answers the question "What if Sigur Ros recorded songs that were for humans instead of humpback whales?" And so it is on their fourth album. The Los Angeles band with ...

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  20. New Music: Public Service Broadcasting, tigerthief, Live Footage, To...Read the original story

    Nov 25, 2014 | Towleroad

    ... rock from the likes of God Is An Astronaut , Mogwai and This Will Destroy You and your more ethereal efforts by Sigur Ros and the legions that have followed (although Sigur Ros's last effort was sandwiched firmly somewhere between the two). At its ...

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