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Sigur Rós – “Dauðalogn”

The new Sigur Rós album Valtari is imminent, and we've already heard the early tracks "Ekki Múkk," "Kvistur," and "Varúð." Last night, another new song…
Tom Breihan | May 11, 2012 - 9:50 am

Sigur Rós – “Varúð”

A few weeks ago, we sized up Sigur Rós' forthcoming Valtari, a pretty, understated affair harboring a keen focus on detail. Only lead single "Ekki
Corban Goble | April 30, 2012 - 9:29 am

Sigur Rós – “Kvistur”

Recently, Sigur Rós signaled their new release Valtari with the lead single "Ekki Múkk," which was also released as a 10'' for Record Store Day.
Corban Goble | April 23, 2012 - 9:07 am

Premature Evaluation

Premature Evaluation: Sigur Rós Valtari

The first single for Sigur Rós' Valtari, "Ekki Múkk," arrived with the fanfare and warm reception expected of that dramatic moment -- after all, it…
Corban Goble | April 18, 2012 - 1:07 pm

Sigur Rós Announces North American Tour

On the heels of the announcement of Valtari -- it's out out 5/29 on XL -- Sigur Rós will hit the road to support it.
Corban Goble | April 12, 2012 - 4:10 pm

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Stereogum’s 25 Most Anticipated Albums For Spring/Summer 2012

HBO's medieval drama Game Of Thrones premieres April 1, and this season's plot involves five different claims to the throne and these respective factions' ongoing…
Stereogum | March 29, 2012 - 10:32 am

Sigur Rós – “Ekki Múkk”

Just this morning, Sigur Rós confirmed details on a forthcoming LP Valtari. Amongst those details are a May 28th release date, a seven-song tracklist, and…
Amrit Singh | March 26, 2012 - 12:11 pm

Sigur Rós Valtari Details

For a while now, we've been hearing scattered bits and pieces about the new album from falsetto-wailing Icelandic beauty-merchants Sigur Rós, the band's first new…
Tom Breihan | March 26, 2012 - 9:13 am

Sigur Rós Plan 2012 Album Release

Icelandic dream-rockers Sigur Rós have been on hiatus since 2008, only giving us frontman Jónsi Birgisson's solo album Go and the forthcoming live double-CD/DVD INNI
Tom Breihan | November 9, 2011 - 3:22 pm

Sigur Rós – “Lúppulagið”

From the special edition of the live Sigur Rós DVD/album INNI comes "Lúppulagið," a previously unreleased studio affair that has that the piano-plinked serenity that…
Amrit Singh | November 4, 2011 - 2:54 pm

Sigur Rós – “Klippa” Video

Icelandic majesty-rockers Sigur Rós have posted a new video called "Klippa," which mysteriously consists of three people in a dark room, cutting up clothes and…
Tom Breihan | September 8, 2011 - 1:35 pm

Sigur Rós Reveal Something Called INNI

Honestly, I don't have a certain idea what this little video clip is about. It features some artistic footage (as if another sort existed?) of…
Amrit Singh | August 11, 2011 - 3:03 pm

Sigur Rós Soundtrack Human Planet Promo

Fuck Buttons’ Benjamin John Power recently said "soundtracking nature documentaries would work out pretty well" for his new Blanck Mass project. Well, Benjamin, Sigur Rós…
Brandon Stosuy | May 6, 2011 - 1:47 pm

Jónsi – “New Piano Song”

Jónsi is releasing Go Live, the live companion to the solo debut Go he's been touring the better part of this past year. The stage…
Amrit Singh | November 30, 2010 - 5:29 pm

Sigur Rós Blog About Commercials With Music Very Similar To Sigur Rós

In a post excellently titled "homage or fromage" (all lower-case because the band is nearly moby-like in their fear of capital letters), camp Sigur Rós…
Amrit Singh | September 27, 2010 - 5:06 pm

Jónsi – “Animal Arithmetic” Video

Directed by Dean Deblois. Go is out via XL. If you missed it, check the "Go Do" video. …
Amrit Singh | August 4, 2010 - 12:31 pm

Jónsi Brings “Go Do” To Ferguson

Sigur Rós introduced a more colorful visual element to their list-topping live show with their last album, the relatively ecstatic Með suð í eyrum við spilum
Amrit Singh | May 12, 2010 - 10:34 am

Nico Muhly and Jónsi Talk Composing, Collaborating, And “Going Apeshit on This Bitch”

The Reykjavík Grapevine caught Nico Muhly and Jónsi after the Icelandic Music Awards for a last-minute interview, and the resulting conversation between the two musicians…
jessica | April 13, 2010 - 11:03 am

Jónsi & Nico Muhly – “Go Do” and “Kolnidur” Live Video

Jónsi's released four videos of him and Nico Muhly doing undressed versions of songs from the Sigur Rós singer's upcoming album. From his "Time To
jessica | March 26, 2010 - 4:48 pm

Jónsi Video – “Go Do” Video

Sigur Rós have scrapped the sessions they put to tape for LP6 so the band can all make babies, all except Jónsi who has his…
Amrit Singh | February 8, 2010 - 11:21 am

New Jónsi – “Go Do”

Sigur Rós is on hiatus making babies, but Jónsi continues pumping out jams, with a nine-track solo LP out in April and a North American…
Amrit Singh | February 4, 2010 - 5:11 pm

Sigur Rós Take A Break

Jonsí told The Guardian he and his bandmates went and "chucked" the recordings they did for their sixth album and plan to "start it all…
Brandon Stosuy | January 29, 2010 - 12:24 pm

New Jónsi – “Boy Lilikoi”

Sigur Rós's Jónsi Birgisson has a solo album on the way titled Go, which the band's site mentions "will be largely acoustic and feature string…
Amrit Singh | December 4, 2009 - 3:55 pm

Sigur Rós, Not MGMT Remix Depeche Mode

It's unclear if Depeche Mode made the shift because they realized they were "Wrong" to mix and match songs on a single or because they…
Brandon Stosuy | June 25, 2009 - 9:11 am

Sigur Rós Did “Við Spilum Endalaust” & “Inní Mér Syngur Vitleysingur” On Interface, Probably Made Someone Cry

They also offered up "Illgresi" and an extremely gorgeous "Fljotavik," but the two Með suð í eyrum við spilum endalaust tracks with longer titles are…
Brandon Stosuy | June 19, 2009 - 1:43 pm

Sigur Rós Do “Með Suð Í Eyrum” On The Takeaway Shows

As La Blogothèque has become more of a household name, Vincent Moon has slowly franchised his site's efforts in various cities, enlisting local video teams…
Amrit Singh | March 23, 2009 - 1:51 pm

The ‘Gum Drop LXXV: Hear New A Camp, Win Sigur Rós’ Með suð í eyrum við spilum endalaust Deluxe Edition

A Camp -- Cardigans chanteuse Nina Persson with husband (and Shudder To Thinker) Nathan Larson and fellow Swede Niklas Frisk -- are set to release…
Brandon Stosuy | February 11, 2009 - 9:43 am

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20 Great Concerts From 2008

I'm not the only one at Stereogum who goes out to see live music, but I'm the one who goes out to see the most…
Amrit Singh | December 28, 2008 - 2:10 pm

New Sigur Rós Video – “Við spilum endalaust”

Since reintroducing themselves via footage of naked young people, Sigur Rós have been mostly focused on being great live, offering full streaming video of themselves…
Amrit Singh | November 6, 2008 - 9:39 am

New Sigur Rós Video – “Inní mér syngur vitleysingur”

Yep you better believe I copied and pasted that song title. Anyone that's seen Sigur Rós this year, or has had access to the internet…
Amrit Singh | August 20, 2008 - 4:02 pm