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Bjear - Cold

Sounds like: Sigur Ros, Bon Iver, The National Song: Bjear - Cold What's so good? A few months ago, Indie Shuffle premiered the first single from Nordic-influenced folk collective Bjear. Today, I am stoked to be the first to share their...Show More Summary

Iceland in 3D: Photographer’s amazing shots with Lytro’s Illum camera

Iceland: land of Björk, Sigur Rós, and icebergs. But it’s also a place of beauty, according to photographer Chris Burkard. Although the 29-year-old photographer has ventured to Iceland a total of 16 times, Burkard brought a Lytro Illum camera during his visit last month. With the Illum, Lytro’s first professional-grade light-field camera, Burkard shot a variety of […]

Track: Untitled #8, aka Popplagið, aka "The Pop Song" | Artist: Sigur Rós | Album: ( )

Track: Untitled #8, aka Popplagið, aka "The Pop Song" | Artist: Sigur Rós | Album: ( ) Read more...

Jasia - Safety

Sounds like: Big Scary, Sigur Ros Song: Jasia - Safety What's so good? Jasia is a Jamaican-born, Australia-based musician who has just released "Safety." It's haunting and beautiful, and the type of song that you really want to listen...Show More Summary

Bjear - Nell

Sounds like: Sigur Ros, Bon Iver, The National Song: Bjear - Nell What's so good? Influenced by the storytelling and imagery of Icelandic elvish folklore, austere collective Bjear is an Australian slice of the vibrant Nordic musicalShow More Summary

Stream Cloud Castle Lake Dandelion EP

3 months agoMusic / Indie Music : Stereogum

We were big fans of the first two singles from Cloud Castle Lake’s Dandelion EP. In their own distinct ways, “Sync” and “A Wolf Howling” found the Dublin trio conjuring up art-rock euphoria similar to that of Radiohead and Sigur Rós. Those songs and two more — the jazzy dirge “Mothcloud” and the hushed, shivery [...]

Mono - Where We Begin

Sounds like: Explosions in the Sky, Mogwai, Sigur Ros Song: Mono - Where We Begin What's so good? For those unfamiliar with Japanese post-rock group Mono, I am thrilled to be the one to introduce you to them. Since 1999, the Tokyo-four piece have been creating some of the most breathtaking instrumental music in the world. Show More Summary

Cloud Castle Lake – “A Wolf Howling”

4 months agoMusic / Indie Music : Stereogum

The first song we heard from Cloud Castle Lake’s upcoming Dandelion EP, “Sync,” reminded me of Sigur Rós at their most celebratory. “A Wolf Howling,” the second Dandelion song the Dublin band are sharing, exists in the same wheelhouse, but the way it casts Daniel McAuley’s falsetto against a churning minor-key groove is closer to [...]

Cloud Castle Lake – “Sync” (Stereogum Premiere)

5 months agoMusic / Indie Music : Stereogum

Cloud Castle Lake’s “Sync” begins on that ethereal plane inhabited by the likes of Radiohead and Sigur Rós, with celestial falsetto arching against shapeless moody tones. In time, the song expands into something far more visceral and celebratory (which, to be fair, is a sound both Radiohead and Sigur Rós have pulled off too) — [...]

Cerberus: Yom San - Playa Piano

By Strauss on Jul 31 2014 Yom San thanks these people, in this order, on the liner notes of the cassette release, Playa Piano: Trees, Frankie Rose, Spoon, Sigur Ros, Cam’ron, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, The Pixies, Etta James, Juelz Santana, The...Show More Summary

Sea Stacks - Brutal Concrete / Scottish Wilderness

Sounds like: Bon Iver, Stornoway, Sigur Ros Song: Sea Stacks - Brutal Concrete / Scottish Wilderness What's so good? London-based band Sea Stacks are self-defined as "orchestral indie," and would much rather give you tracks layered with...Show More Summary

MoMA to host Björk retrospective in 2015, but is an art museum really the place to recognize such an eccentric character?

I don’t think I’m going out on a limb here: Björk is basically synonymous with Icelandic pop culture (despite the respectable popularity of Sigur Rós), and it’s hard to imagine any factor other than time changing that notion. Sadly,Show More Summary

Low Roar - Vampire On My Fridge

Sounds like: Thom Yorke, Asgeir, Sigur Ros, The Album Leaf Song: Low Roar - Vampire On My Fridge What's so good? Call me what you will (post-emo?), but I'm a sucker for really moody electronic music. Even though Low Roar founder andShow More Summary

Heiðrik - Maria's Donkey

Sounds like: Damien Rice, Gotye, Sigur Ros Song: Heiðrik - Maria's Donkey What's so good? With a taste for the theatrical,singer-songwriter Heiðrik would like to take you for a ride in the musical landscape he has created on hisShow More Summary

1987, "Michelle"

7 months agoOdd : The Hairpin

by Jia Tolentino Little bit of Sigur Ros magic in this track: Swedish lyrics over a slow, sure beat; alternating hopeful and melancholy waves that crest at 2:50 into a refrain that sounds like "a detailed heart" but is definitely not. Previously, the Stockholm-based producer's debut track "Ocean." 0 Comments

How Sigur Rós Led Steve Zissou To An Aquatic Catharsis

A new film-related feature that studies the crucial and iconic uses of music in movies.

Dorine Levy - Lenyrose

Sounds like: Jonsi, Sigur Ros, Mogwai Song: Dorine Levy - Lenyrose What's so good? I'm pretty stoked to premiere "Lenyrose," the ethereal new single from Tel Aviv via Montreal songstress Dorine Levy. Levy's debut album, Underwater, was...Show More Summary

Listen: Jónsi – “Where No One Goes”

Hear the Sigur Ros frontman's contribution to the How to Train Your Dragon 2 soundtrack. Read more articles like "Listen: Jónsi – “Where No One Goes”" on PMA - Pretty Much Amazing.

Listen: Jónsi’s new song “Where No One Goes”

Sigur Rós contributes an original composition to soundtrack for How To Train Your Dragon 2.

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