Sigur Rós will debut new music on their upcoming 2016 tour.
every time you go on tour you want it to be different…and every time it is, usually because you have a new album you want to play people. and that can be fun, because you have to work out how to recreate all the complicated stuff you did in the studio for the stage. but there was a time when things were the other way round, when we worked stuff out on the road, and trying to capture lightning in a bottle was a problem for the studio later on. this time, in addition to playing songs you know, we wanted to remember the seat-of-your-pants feeling experienced in the wake of, ágćtis byrjun, when for two years we formed and re-formed...
Jason Tate on 11/24/15 - 01:21 PM
Sigur Ros has put up pre-orders of Takk on vinyl in their store.

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Jason Tate on 09/28/15 - 12:28 PM
A new track from Alex Somers and Sigur Ros' Jonsi featured in Cameron Crowe's upcoming Aloha is streaming at EW.

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Jason Tate on 05/18/15 - 09:56 AM
Sigur Ros will be releasing their first three records on vinyl. Video announcement in the replies.

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Jason Tate on 02/25/15 - 12:53 PM
Jónsi, frontman for Sigur Ros, has shared his new song, "Where No One Goes," from the How To Train Your Dragon 2 soundtrack.
Jason Tate on 05/18/14 - 12:29 PM
Want to hear Sigur Ros perform "The Rains of Castamere," from the popular and bloody HBO show Game of Thrones? Of course you do, because you love Icelandic post-rock bands diving headlong into a world of medieval backstabbing and intrigue! Check out the creepy tune in the replies.
Blake Solomon on 04/14/14 - 09:24 AM
Sigur Ros will be performing "The Rains of Castamere" for Game of Thrones this year.
Jason Tate on 04/03/14 - 04:02 PM
The members of Sigur Ros will appear on Game of Thrones this season. No word on what they will be doing on the show.
Thrones has landed Icelandic art-pop sensation Sigur Rós to appear in season four. Jón Ţór “Jónsi” Birgisson, Georg Hólm and Orri Páll Dýrason are currently shooting an appearance on the Thrones set in Croatia. What will the band mates do? Will they play a song? Might a bowed guitar be involved?

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Jason Tate on 09/10/13 - 09:46 AM
Sigur Ros' forthcoming album, Kveikur, is now streaming in full on their site.

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Keagan Ilvonen on 06/12/13 - 09:01 AM
Following the recent news that Sigur Rós will appear on an upcoming episode of The Simpsons, we now have an image of the band as imagined by show's animators, via the band's website. So if you've ever wondered how Jónsi would look were he a little more, you know...yellow, then hit the replies!
Chris Collum on 05/04/13 - 04:41 PM
Sigur Rós has composed a special piece for an upcoming episode of The Simpsons.

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Drew Beringer on 05/03/13 - 01:08 PM
You can watch a lyric video for Sigur Rós's new song, "Ísjaki," in the replies. The band's new album, Kveikur, hits stores on June 18th.
Drew Beringer on 04/24/13 - 12:08 PM
Sigur Ros' performed their new track "Kveikur," off their upcoming album of the same name, on Jimmy Fallon.

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Jason Tate on 03/23/13 - 12:30 PM
Sigur Rós will release their seventh full-length, titled Kveikur, on June 18. Hit the replies for the track listing, the artwork, and the video for the first single. You can pre-order the album here, and also be sure to check out the band's performance on Jimmy Fallon tonight.
Chris Collum on 03/22/13 - 07:19 AM
Kjartan Sveinsson has left Sigur Rós permanently. The band revealed the news today during their AMA on Reddit. On a positive note, the band stated that their new album would be "more aggressive" this time around. You can watch a tour teaser that features some new music in the replies.
About Kjartan's DepartureYes he has left the band. He said he spent half his life in the band and it was time to do something different," the band writes. They added, "Kjartan has left yes but all on a good note." and "He is planning to compose on his own.
Keagan Ilvonen on 01/24/13 - 03:20 PM
Sigur Rós have announced their new headlining North American tour dates for early next year. Also, for every ticket you purchase, you will receive a new 3 song EP. To find all the dates and information, head over to the band's site.
About The Toursigur rós follow up their run of summer festivals by announcing their biggest north american tour to date. the trek, which includes a headlining show at new york city’s prestigious madison square garden, will be the most expansive sigur rós live experience yet, with the band taking the stage alongside all the additional players and expanded brass and string sections of the summer shows. this time, however, they will be incorporated into a...
Keagan Ilvonen on 11/12/12 - 11:20 AM
Sigur Rós video for "Varúđ" can be found in the replies.
Jason Tate on 08/02/12 - 01:47 PM
The new Sigur Ros video for "Fjogur Piano" is in the replies. It stars Shia LaBeouf and is not safe for work.

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Jason Tate on 06/18/12 - 03:07 PM
Multi-instrumentalist Kjartan Sveinsson has pulled out of Sigur Ros' world tour, but has not quit the band. He will be replaced on the group's upcoming tour by Ólafur Björn Ólafsson on keyboard and oboe, and Kjartan Dagur Hólm - younger brother of bassist Georg Hólm and member of For A Minor Reflection - on guitar. Sigur Ros will release Valtari on May 28.

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Thomas Nassiff on 05/24/12 - 08:07 PM
Sigur Ros released the official video for "Eg Anda" today, produced by a filmmaker outside of the band. This was done to bypass the usual artistic approval process and allow the filmmaker utmost creative freedom.

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Jason Tate on 05/21/12 - 12:36 PM
Listen to Sigur Ros' new album, Valtari, on their website, tonight at 7 p.m.

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Jason Tate on 05/18/12 - 10:24 AM
Sigur Rós premiered "Dauđalogn" on The Vampire Diaries last night, you can check out the clip in the replies.
Jason Tate on 05/11/12 - 09:47 AM
Sigur Rós' new song called "Varúđ" - can be heard in the replies.
Jason Tate on 04/30/12 - 09:46 AM
Sigur Rós will return to North America for their first live shows since 2008. Check the replies for information.
Jason Tate on 04/12/12 - 03:23 PM
The album artwork for Valtari by Sigur Rós can be seen in the replies.

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Jason Tate on 03/27/12 - 10:55 AM
The video for Sigur Rós' new single "Ekki Múkk" can be seen in the replies.

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Jason Tate on 03/27/12 - 10:43 AM
Sigur Rós have just released "Ekki Múkk," the first single from their forthcoming album Valtari.
Lueda Alia on 03/26/12 - 09:19 AM
Sigur Rós sixth album, Valtari, will be out May 28th.

Track Listing

1) Ég Anda (“I Breathe”)
2) Ekki Múkk (“Not a Peep”)
3) Varúđ (“Caution”)
4) Rembihnútur (“Double Knot”)
5) Dauđalogn (“Dead Calm”)
6) Varđeldur (“Campfire”)
7) Valtari (“Roller”)

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Jason Tate on 03/25/12 - 02:15 PM
After a break of three years, Sigur Rós will be touring again in 2012.

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Jason Tate on 02/08/12 - 10:48 AM
Sigur Ros have ended their short lived hiatus and plan on releasing a new album in the Spring of next year.
Keagan Ilvonen on 11/10/11 - 09:47 AM
Sigur Rós have posted a new mysterious video called "INNI" on their website.
Lueda Alia on 08/11/11 - 12:37 PM
Sign up to the Jónsi mailing list and receive a free new song called, "New Piano Song".

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Kyle Huntington on 12/02/10 - 06:53 AM
You can read a follow-up article from Sigur Ros on the plagiarism of their songs in TV advertisements here. Absolutepunk, as well as user seanthethief, is mentioned.

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Matthew Tsai on 10/05/10 - 09:51 AM
Read an interesting article on Sigur Rós and the plagiarism of their songs in TV adverts here.

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Kyle Huntington on 10/03/10 - 06:01 AM
Sigur Ros are on an "indefinite break" while lead singer Jonsi works on his solo career.
Quote "Yes we are on a break at the moment. Everybody in the band is having babies." - Jonsi
Paul Tao on 01/27/10 - 12:50 PM
Sign up for the Jónsi (Sigur Ros) mailing list and get a free download of a new song from his upcoming solo record called "Boy Lilikoi".
Blake Solomon on 12/05/09 - 09:37 AM
Sigur Ros' album Takk is being re-released on vinyl through One Little Indian. The record will be released on November 2nd. You can pre-order here.

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Blake Solomon on 10/26/09 - 08:33 PM
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