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Sigur Rós Announce Rare Vinyl Releases, Share Unreleased Jónsi Song: Listen

The opening track to the frontman’s upcoming compilation Frakkur, 2000-2004

Hear Unreleased Jónsi Electronic Track From New Frakkur: 2000-2004 Collection

18 hours agoMusic / Indie Music : Stereogum

Sigur Ròs are playing for four nights at their own Norður Og Niður festival in Iceland at the end of December, and they've just announced some additional artists that will be on the bill. (Kevin Shields and Jarvis Cocker are already scheduled to perform.) New acts include Tangerine Dream, GusGus, Kaitlyn Aurelia Smith, and a…

My Bloody Valentine Drummer Colm Ó Cíosóig Affirms Reports Of New Album In 2018

3 weeks agoMusic / Indie Music : Stereogum

Last month we learned a new My Bloody Valentine album, the follow up to 2013's decades-in-the-making m b v, could be coming next year thanks to project mastermind Kevin Shields' bio in the promo materials for Sigur Rós' music festival. Since then the band has announced vinyl reissues of its classics Loveless and Isn't Anything,…

Canon Blue releasing 'Lasso Yo' this week (stream "Carry My Weight")

Following collaborations with Chris Taylor of Grizzly Bear, Efterklang, and Sigur Ros' string section Amiina, Canon Blue (aka Daniel James) made his third album at Paramore member Taylor York's house with Tortoise and The Sea & Cake member John McEntire. It comes out this week on Temporary Residence... Continue reading…

Jonsi / Olof Arnalds collaborator Ulfur preps solo LP (listen to "Vakandi")

Icelandic musician and composer Úlfur Hansson has made a name for himself over the last decade collaborating with Jónsi of Sigur Rós, Ólöf Arnalds, and Anna Von Hausswolff, and has had works commissioned by The Icelandic Symphonic Orchestra, the Kronos Quartet and l’Orchestre de Radio France. Show More Summary

are My Bloody Valentine releasing new LP in 2018?

If you believe Kevin Shields' bio on the website for Sigur Ros' upcoming Norður Og Niður festival, then the answer is yes. Hey, anything's possible. Continue reading…

Jarvis Cocker, Kevin Shields & more playing Sigur-Ros-curated fest in Iceland

Sigur Rós are hosting a festival called Norður Og Niður which will happen December 27 - 30 in Reykjavík, Iceland. The festival will mark the band's first Icelandic shows in five years, and the initial lineup also includes Stars of the Lid, Juliana Barwick, Dan Deacon and more. Continue reading…

New My Bloody Valentine Album Could Be Coming In 2018

2 months agoMusic / Indie Music : Stereogum

It took 21 years for My Bloody Valentine to release m b v but if a new festival bio is to be believed, it might be a lot shorter of a wait for their next album. Kevin Shields is playing the just-announced Sigur Ròs festival, and in the bio (as Reddit points out) it says…

Jarvis Cocker, Kevin Shields To Play Sigur Ròs’ Iceland Festival

2 months agoMusic / Indie Music : Stereogum

Later this year, during the week between Christmas and New Years, Sigur Ròs will play their first shows in five years in their Icelandic homeleand. The band announced earlier this year that they'll play four straight nights at their own Reykjavik festival Norður Og Niður. And now they've also announced that some very impressive acts…

Sigur Rós Announce Initial Lineup for Norður og Niður Holiday Arts Festival

Jarvis Cocker, Julianna Barwick, Kevin Shields, and more set to take the stage at the Iceland event

Ulfur – “Fovea”

3 months agoMusic / Indie Music : Stereogum

Úlfur is a well-traveled musician with some noteworthy accomplishments under his belt: Born in Luxembourg, raised in Iceland, educated in California, and based in NYC, he's worked with Sigur Rós frontman Jónsi, Ólöf Arnalds, and Anna Von Hauswolff in addition to his own acclaimed output as a composer. (In 2013, the International Rostrum of Composers…

Game Of Thrones Director Defends Ed Sheeran Cameo

4 months agoMusic / Indie Music : Stereogum

Ed Sheeran's appearance as a singing Lannister soldier on this Sunday's Game Of Thrones premiere was the cameo heard round the world. Unlike previous musician cameos like Sigur Rós and Mastodon, Sheeran's was relatively prominent and intrusive, and the reception on social media was, shall we say, not so hot. Some are speculating that that's…

Sigur Rós Fights for Same-Sex Marriage in Australia

4 months agoLGBT / Gay :

The post-rock band created an exclusive tee in protest of Margaret Court's homophobic comments.

Sigur Rós Trolls Homophobic Tennis Player By Holding LGBTQ Benefit Concert at Her Arena

Sigur Rós Trolls Homophobic Tennis Player By Holding LGBTQ Benefit Concert at Her Arena The Icelandic ambient-rock band, Sigur Rós has struck back at homophobic tennis pro Margaret Court by hosting a marriage equality benefit at her arena Unicorn Booty - Unicorn Booty brings you the best news, pop-culture, and opinions on the web!

For the record

“Dawson City” score: In the July 3 Calendar section, an article about the year’s best films said Sigur Ros composed the score for “Dawson City: Frozen Time.” The documentary’s score is by Alex Somers. “POV”: An item in the July 3 TV highlights in the Calendar section listed the title of a documentary...

Sigur Ros played Forest Hills Stadium (pics, setlist)

Sigur Ros wrapped up their tour with a Forest Hills Stadium show in Queens this past Saturday (6/17). Like at the Chicago show (and most other dates), they did two career-spanning sets as a trio, with no backing string section and no opener... Continue reading…

What's going on Saturday?

The Mermaid Parade, Sigur Ros, Laura Mvula, LCD night 2, Culture Abuse, Summer Thunder, Neil Diamond and more Saturday show options. Continue reading…

Sigur Ros releasing 'Agaetis Byrjun' box set, on tour now (pics from Chicago)

Also, the concert at LA's Walt Disney Concert Hall with the LA Philharmonic has been archived and you can watch it in full. Continue reading…

Sigur Rós Tease Deluxe Ágætis Byrjun Reissue

5 months agoMusic / Indie Music : Stereogum

It's been 18 years since Sigur Rós released their landmark album Ágætis Byrjun, and today the band announced that a deluxe edition will be out later this year. The reissue will be teased via "rare snippets" on the band's Instagram account -- check out the announcement below.

New Music: Sigur Rós, Björk, Au Revoir Simone’s Annie Hart goes solo, Lorde

5 months agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

This week in New Music: Sigur Rós expand their ever-growing interests in a live performance with the LA Philharmonic, Björk is still not finished with Vulnicura, Au Revoir Simone‘s Anne Hart goes solo and Lorde‘s (above) young heart is br… Read The post New Music: Sigur Rós, Björk, Au Revoir Simone’s Annie Hart goes solo, Lorde appeared first on Towleroad.

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