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Chances are you've read some TV writer or another analyzing just how different this time of year is than it used to be. April used to be when everything was winding down, and now you have…   Read Story »
Last night's episode of Game Of Thrones ended with Sigur Rós's version of "The Rains Of Castamere," a song that tends to play on the show when some serious shit is either about to go down or just…   Read Story »
Tonight's Game Of Thrones is a must-watch, not only because of some huge events that take place but also because Sigur Rós will be scoring some of said events. Their version of traditional Westeros…   Read Story »
Rhode Island folker Joel Thibodeau, who records as Death Vessel, has a new album called Island Intervals coming early next year. The first track he's shared from it is called "Ilsa Drown," and it…   Read Story »
There was a time many winters ago when the sign that a band had "made it" was to get an appearance on The Simpsons. But that was a long time ago, and now it seems like more and more bands are heading…   Read Story »
The video that I saw for Sigur Rós' "Stormur" will not be the video that you see for the track. It won't be the video any of my co-workers sees or any of the rest of the Stereogum community checks…   Read Story »
Sigur Rós were featured at a recent Boiler Room in Berlin where they appeared as their DJ alter egos Triple Nipple. For the party, the promised no "wall-to-wall, hair-tossing post-rock" or "glacial…   Read Story »
Back in 1999, the year Sigur Rós released their international breakthrough, Agaetis Byrjun, Jón Þór "Jónsi" Birgisson wrote the following mission statement on his band's website: "We are not a…   Read Story »
Sigur Rós are DJing right now for the Berlin edition of Boiler Room. Here's what they had to say about what to expect from the set: a word – and perhaps a warning – about sigur ros & friends…   Read Story »
We've already heard three songs from Sigur Rós's Kveikur -- "Brennisteinn," "Ísjaki," and the title track (and they're all very good) -- and now we can stream the album in full. Kveikur doesn't hit…   Read Story »