Featured Jónsi stories


The 25 69 Most Anticipated Albums Of 2010

This year in music was great and we'rea gonna let it finish (sorry), but in terms of notable album releases the ship has sailed. No…
Amrit Singh | November 24, 2009 - 5:41 pm

More Jónsi stories

Jónsi Talks Sigur Rós’ New Cannabis-Infused Gumdrops

Sigur Rós brought the goods, literally.
Andy Gensler / Billboard | April 20, 2017 - 11:27 pm

Jónsi – “Simple Gifts”

Sigur Rós' Jónsi contributed a new track to the soundtrack for the film The Circle, which stars Tom Hanks and Emma Watson and comes out…
James Rettig | April 20, 2017 - 1:59 pm


Sin Fang – “Candyland” (Feat. Jónsi) Video

This Fall, Iceland's Sin Fang will release Spaceland, a departure from their previous more ethereal work that focuses instead on "future R&B." Our first taste…
Zac Gelfand | July 20, 2016 - 9:53 am

Jónsi – “Where No One Goes”

It's been a good week if you like starry experimental Nordic pop -- first JJ announced a new album and now Jónsi has shared "Where…
James Rettig | May 18, 2014 - 4:51 pm

Death Vessel – “Ilsa Drown” (Feat. Jónsi)

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…
Tom Breihan | November 22, 2013 - 12:55 pm

Múm – “When Girls Collide (Jónsi Remix)” (Stereogum Premiere)

Múm's "When Girls Collide" (off their recent album Smilewound) is a fast, fun pop song, and you might expect that to change once Jónsi of…
Miles Bowe | November 4, 2013 - 10:44 am

Úlfur – “Heaven In A Wildflower” Video (Stereogum Premiere)

Úlfur Hansson spends most of his time as a touring member of Jónsi (of Sigur Rós)'s band, but he has recently branched out on his…
Miles Bowe | October 8, 2013 - 3:33 pm

Jónsi – “Gathering Stories” Video

Jónsi scores the new Cameron Crowe flick We Bought A Zoo, and a little earlier this year we heard a new song from that soundtrack…
Corban Goble | December 22, 2011 - 4:13 pm

The National, Jónsi, She & Him Make Oscar Shortlist

This year's Academy Awards ceremony could look pretty interesting, at least when it comes to the Best Original Song segment. The Academy Of Motion Picture…
Tom Breihan | December 20, 2011 - 11:36 am

Jónsi – “Ævin Endar”

A couple of weeks ago, the first of Jónsi's contributions to the We Bought A Zoo OST made the rounds, and today one another popped…
Corban Goble | December 5, 2011 - 5:13 pm

Jónsi – “Gathering Stories”

We just recently learned that Sigur Rós are back together, working on getting an album together for release next year. But in the meantime, frontman…
Tom Breihan | November 15, 2011 - 8:59 am

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

Jónsi Brings “Sticks And Stones” To Fallon

Jónsi visited Late Night to perform "Sticks & Stones" his song from the How To Train Your Dragon soundtrack. The connection: Dean DeBlois, who co-directed…
jessica | November 11, 2010 - 9:55 am

Jónsi, Mountain Man @ Wiltern Theater, Los Angeles 10/17/10

Broadcasted on NPR, Jónsi brought his auditory and visual experience to the Wiltern Theater in Los Angeles. Mountain Man provided support with their triple layered…
Andrew Youssef | October 19, 2010 - 5:45 pm

Øyafestivalen 2010 In Photos

Beyond taking place in beautiful Oslo, Norway one of Øya Festival's strongest points is its eclecticism: When I attended in 2006 (and met Amrit), I…
Brandon Stosuy | August 17, 2010 - 10:05 am