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Icelandic dream-rock heroes Sigur Rós released Valtari, their last album, less than a year ago, and they've already announced plans for the follow-up. Kveikur, out in a couple of months, is the…   Read Story »
"2013 promises to be an interesting year in the Sigur Rós universe," wrote the Icelandic band on their website last week, in a note announcing that they'd be unveiling new material across Europe…   Read Story »
If you want your Sigur Rós listening experience to become more immersive, the band has got you covered. Now, from their online store, you can purchase the Vardelur candle -- named for the Valtari…   Read Story »
For about five minutes near the beginning of the week, I was thinking that I'd limit this week's list to Christmas-themed videos, but then the only Christmas-themed videos I saw all week were the…   Read Story »
For the better part of the year, Sigur Rós have been taking part in their Valtari Mystery Film Experiment, in which they commission different artists to make short films out of songs from their…   Read Story »
Sigur Rós's Mystery Film Experiment shows no signs of slowing down and today the Icelandic experimental stalwarts let loose another video for "Varúð." This one features a little more action than…   Read Story »
Since the release of Valtari, Sigur Rós has embarked on their extensive Mystery Film Experiment, a video series that visually illustrates the album's tracks. Today we have the clip for "Valtari," in…   Read Story »
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…   Read Story »
I grew up in Westerville, Ohio, a Columbus suburb with such a profound historical aversion to alcohol that the Anti-Saloon League decided to set up its headquarters there during prohibition. That…   Read Story »
Here's the latest entry into Sigur Rós's Mystery Film Experiment, a murky, eerie clip for Valtari's "Varðeldur." Irish artist Clare Langan composes and directs. Watch it below. Valtari is…   Read Story »