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Video: Sigur Rós – Kveikur

Sigur Rós dropped a new video today for Kveikur, the second single off their forthcoming album of the same name, and it’s a good ‘un. All claustrophobic drones, screeches and static, it continues with the brutal and damaged aesthetic of first cut Brennistein – a track that made waves when it veered sharply away from […]


By Andrew
on 6th Jun 2013
in Music

Sigur Rós announce new album, new track, new video

Sigur Rós have just announced they are to followup last year’s chilling Valtari this summer, with Kveikur – an album being pitched as channeling the darker, more aggresive side of the band. To prove it, they’ve released the video to new song Brennisteinn, opening with the kind of aggressively metallic drones and clatters that have rarely been […]


By Andrew
on 22nd Mar 2013
in Music

Stream: Sigur Rós – Valtari

At 19:00 this evening, Sigur Rós will stream their sixth studio album in it’s entirety, both via their own website and the widget below. Valtari is set to be released on 28 May, and has been described by the group as “ambient” “introverted” “floaty” and “minimal”. Previously heard tracks include Dauðalogn, Ekki Mukk and the Record […]


By Josh
on 17th May 2012
in Music

Video: Sigur Rós – Ekki Múkk

Having only announced details of Valtari, their sixth studio album, a couple of days ago Sigur Rós are clearly eager to get their new music out there. With over 150,000 views of lead track Ekki Múkk in under 24 hours, it’s obvious that they aren’t the only ones anticipating their return. Jónsi’s vocals are as refined […]


By Josh
on 27th Mar 2012
in Music

News: Sigur Rós Unveil Details Of New Album Valtari

Sigur Rós have just announced that May will see the release of their first studio album in almost four years. Valtari, their sixth record will hit stores on 28 May and has been described by the group as “ambient” “introverted” “floaty” and “minimal”. Bassist Georg Hólm said in an interview with Q Magazine, that the […]


By Josh
on 25th Mar 2012
in Music

News: Sigur Rós and The XX Join Bestival Line-Up

Now in it’s nineth year and attracting 60,000 people across four days, Bestival has outdone itself yet again with a host of fantastic line-up announcements. Set in Robin Hill country park on the Isle of Wight, and partially curated by Radio 1 Rob Da Bank, the festival has previously seen performances from the likes of […]

Sigur Rós’ Inní – Mystery no more

Further to our post two days ago regarding Sigur Rós mystery Inní trailer, we can now reveal that Inní will indeed be a film. Whilst the trailer offered very little beyond the actual name of the project (and with attempts to contact the bands’ management resulting in a ‘wait and see’ response) it fell to […]


By Andrew
on 13th Aug 2011
in Music

Inní : Mystery Sigur Rós Video

Haitus. The overuse of that word by PR savvy bands and their management to gently ease fans in to accepting that their band have split meant that, when news filtered out in early 2010 that Sigur Rós were on ‘hiatus’, it made many uncomfortable. Yes there have been occasional mentions of the band by Jonsí […]


By Andrew
on 12th Aug 2011
in Music