Last night, Sigur Rós performed in their native Iceland for the first time in four years and to commemorate the occasion they played a new song called “Brennisteinn.” Musically, it’s a bit of a departure from what they usually do, featuring big bursts of electronic noise. Watch it below.
Though many New York neighborhoods have gotten back on their feet, more devastated areas like Red Hook, the Far Rockaways and Staten Island still direly need emergency relief and support. WNYC has a comprehensive round-up for ways to help. Also, donating to the Red Cross makes an impact and it’s easy. Organizations like the Red Hook Initiative and Occupy Sandy also have ways to donate directly (including this cool Amazon “Wedding Registry“).