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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. The B-side to that release, the non-album "Kvistur,"…   Read Story »
The first single for Sigur Rós' Valtari, "Ekki Múkk," arrived with the fanfare and warm reception expected of that dramatic moment -- after all, it was the first new recording under the Sigur Rós…   Read Story »
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. Scan the dates below while blasting "Ekki Múkk," the floaty new single. 07/30…   Read Story »
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 clobbering of one another…   Read Story »
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 the band calling the material “floaty,”…   Read Story »
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 studio LP since 2008. Talking to…   Read Story »
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 to keep us occupied since then.…   Read Story »
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 is so quintessentially this…   Read Story »
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 slowly waltzing. All this somehow has…   Read Story »
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 Sigur Rós, set to sounds clearly created by the them,…   Read Story »