Sigur Rós

Sigur Rós



Sigur Rós (Icelandic pronunciation: [ˈsɪːɣʏr ˈroːus][7]) is an Icelandic post-rock band from Reykjavík, who have been active since 1994. Known for their ethereal sound, frontman Jónsi's falsetto vocals, and the use of bowed guitar,[8] the band's music is also noticeable for its incorporation of classical and minimalist aesthetic elements. The band is named after Jónsi's sister Sigurrós Elín.[9]



Óveður is a song by musical group Sigur Rós, released on June 21, 2016.
Valtari is the sixth studio album by Icelandic post-rock band Sigur Rós, released on 23 May 2012 by Parlophone.
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is the third full-length album from Icelandic band Sigur Rós, first released in October 2002.
Kveikur is the seventh studio album from Icelandic post-rock band Sigur Rós.

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Review: Sigur Ros at the Masonic on June 2
  –  June 13, 2017
A bootleg wouldn't serve its purpose. Being there, hearing it, is all. It is more akin to 'something happening in the room' as opposed to a set of music. click to enlarge Sigur Rós in Detroit in 2017. Photo by Tomas Laverty. This is not to say their ...
Sigur Rós Strips Down to Spellbinding
  –  June 12, 2017
Lending to the oft-times dichotomous idea that music’s not about what’s being said, but what’s being understood, the language of Sigur Rós is neither palatable medium nor barrier. Ultimately, Birgisson’s gorgeous falsetto delivers in Icelandic or ...
Sigur Rós Captivates the Bomb Factory with Gripping, Emotional Performance
  –  June 8, 2017
Whenever the music swelled from simplistic piano and vocals to heavier, more industrial rock tones, bright whites shone into the crowd to reveal uplifted, euphoric faces. Sigur Rós has mastered the slow build. Mike Brooks The hipster man-bun demographic ...
New Music: Sigur Rós, Björk, Au Revoir Simone’s Annie Hart goes solo, Lorde
  –  June 8, 2017
This week in New Music: Sigur Rós expand their ever-growing interests in a live performance with the LA Philharmonic, Björk is still not finished with Vulnicura, Au Revoir Simone‘s Anne Hart goes solo and Lorde‘s (above) young heart is broken ...
Watch Sigur Ros’ Full Performance with Philharmonic
  –  June 7, 2017
In April Sigur Ros paired up with Los Angeles’ Philharmonic to perform ... Watch the full performance below. 2017 Guide to Canadian Music Festivals Dashcam Footage Catches Toronto Police Officers Mocking Woman with Down Syndrome Most Anticipated Summer ...
Sigur Ros plays an immersive, mind-blowing show at the Peabody
  –  June 6, 2017
It’s a cliché to say Sigur Ros’ music is described more easily in geological terms pertinent to the band’s home country, but it’s true nonetheless. The first set was mostly slow but inexorable in its progress, with mostly cold, monochromatic ...
Watch Sigur Rós’ Full Performance With The LA Philharmonic Orchestra
  –  June 5, 2017
As you might expect from Sigur Rós, the music often just stretched out and magnificently drifted, which was stunning in its own right. But there were moments when they ramped up the intensity, too, and those moments were spectacularly visceral — none ...
  –  June 1, 2017
Icelandic indie rock group, Sigur Ros has changed the constructs of music as a whole, and now they have their foot in the cannabis community. The ethereal group of composers has teamed up with the edible gurus at Lord Jones, introducing the exclusive ...
Iceland Comes To NOLA: Sigur Ros Performs At The Saenger Theater – Review, Photos & Setlist
  –  May 23, 2017
Now touring as a lean trio outfit, the uncategorizable band delivered one of the most immersive and memorable live music experiences I’ve witnessed ... served as a microcosm for all things Sigur Ros and this show in particular, building towards ...


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