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  1. Where therea s a a Will,a therea s a way for Juliana Barwick to share her visionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 27 |

    Julianna Barwick, who will release a new disc, "Will," in May, has toured with Icelandic post-rock band Sigur Ros, sung with children's choirs around the world, recorded and performed with the Flaming Lips, recorded Bach's "Adagio from Concerto In D Minor" on Sony Masterworks and played piano and shared vocals with Yoko Ono.


  2. Calgary's Boreal Sons set to play the SaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 25 | SooToday

    ... the country to perform at Canadian Music Week. Boreal Sons are recommended for fans of Midlake, Fleet Foxes, Sigur Ros, Andrew Bird, Patrick Watson, Bon Iver, Radiohead, and Simon and Garfunkel. Sault Ste. Marie based bedroom neo pop artist Aldous ...


  3. Norman Music Festival 9 continues to grow, diversifyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 23 |

    ... Oklahoma's best-kept secret but not for long. I feel like this is the closest thing Oklahoma will have to its own Sigur Ros. This was a wonderful reunion set. The festival's most ambitious set. It combined perky electronic rock, live projections and ...


  4. Splendour acts skip Perth The grass is definitely greener on the other side of the country.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 21 | Yahoo!

    ... Band are among international bands unveiling east coast sideshows but skipping WA. While headliners the Strokes, Sigur Ros and the Avalanches will only appear at Splendour The West Australian expects English goth-rock veterans the Cure to play a ...


  5. Best music festivals for 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 18 | CNN

    ... Melt!, held July 15-17 in the dystopian Ferropolis industrial museum between Leipzig and Berlin. Iggy Pop and Sigur Ros are among the acts playing the August 26-28 event in the stunning Domaine National de Saint-Cloud in west Paris. Set in the ...


  6. Record sales for Edinburgh International Festival as it embraces contemporary musicRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 17 | Sunday Herald

    The first day's sales for this year's festival have topped 490,000, a record first day's income for public sales. Most popular shows for sale this weekend included The Glass Menagerie, directed by John Tiffany, a new version of Mozart's Cosi Fan Tutte from the Festival d'Aix-en-Provence, Barry Humphries' Weimer Cabaret with Meow Meow and the Australian Chamber Orchestra, ballerina Natalia Osipova's triple bill of contemporary works, Scottish artist Alan Cumming's three-week residency and a series of contemporary music artists including Sigur Ros, lead singer of Antony and the Johnsons Anohni, and the leading Scottish rock band Mogwai.


  7. Just Announced: Sigur Ros will perform at the Academy of Music in OctoberRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 4 | WXPN-FM Philadelphia

    We've barely cracked into springtime and the fall seems a long way off, but you'll want to put a hold on Saturday, October 8th so you can see Sigur Ros at the Academy of Music for what is sure to be one of the most beautiful shows of the year. In place of touring in support of a new album, the Icelandic atmospheric post-rock outfit shared a desire to experience the excitement and unpredictability that comes with working on new, unrecorded material in a live setting.


  8. Sigur Ros Announce 2016 North American Tour Dates With New MusicRead the original story

    Monday Apr 4 | WDVD-FM Detroit

    Icelandic experimental rock band Sigur Ros have announced a new North American tour this fall. The month-long string of tour dates towards the end of 2016 will kick off on Sept.


  9. Echo Park's Origami Vinyl is gone. Did big box stores' embrace of LPs help spin it down?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2016 | Los Angeles Times

    ... Echo, waves of media attention and deep relationships with festivals like FYF and big acts like Sleater-Kinney and Sigur Ros, who brought lines around the block for in-store appearances. Trying to keep up with the near daily storms of ...


  10. Grace Mitchell is pop's newest starRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2016 | Daily Trojan

    ... the People, co-produced Raceday along with record producer Rich Costey of the Foo Fighters, Interpol, Muse and Sigur Ros. The singer has continued collaborating with Foster the People and Costey on some new tunes that could possibly appear on her ...


  11. Five LGBT acts you cana t miss at Glastonbury this yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2016 | Gay Times

    ... and especially frontman gay icon Olly Alexander who is the cover star of our most recent issue. Icelandic band Sigur Ros are also gracing the line-up - openly gay front man Jonsi Birgisson is renowned for his falsetto vocals and spectacular live ...


  12. Reminder: Bristol Summer Series tickets go on sale Friday morningRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2016 | This Is Bristol

    We're not far away from the moment tickets will go on sale for the 2016 Bristol Summers Series concerts on Bristol Harbourside. Earlier this week James Bay, Catfish and the Bottlemen, Last Shadow Puppets and Sigur Ros were confirmed as the headline acts for the four concerts.


  13. Calgary musician Evan Freeman flies high with ambitious debut LunaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2016 |

    ... and Talk Talk or more contemporary works by acts such as Beck, Radiohead or Freeman's "all-time favourite group," Sigur Ros - a band that he's travelled all over the world to see live, and which kept him tethered to his hometown when he was abroad. ...


  14. Frightened Rabbit announce new album 'Painting of a Panic Attack' &...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2016 | Brooklynvegan

    ... Life," this album is seeming kind of exciting. The first single is "Death Dream," an atmospheric, almost Sigur Ros-esque song that repeats "You died in your sleep last night." Check it out below. The band also announced a tour with support from ...


  15. The next wave in storytelling is short-form videoRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2016 | VentureBeat

    ... hashtags. You can even use this feature to put your own creative spin on the most popular video clips. Rock band Sigur Ros took advantage of this by launching an "ever-evolving" video , which collated their fans' Instagram photos and videos for a ...


  16. Nottingham musicians Tony Foster and Kev Bales, with their band BeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2016 | Nottingham Evening Post

    ... Camille Buttress (Wolfgang's daughter) and Amiina, the string section regularly used by Icelandic art rock band Sigur Ros. Recording took place in the Mouse House studio, near Lady Bay Retail Park, and led to an album, which will be released on ...


  17. Primavera Sound 2016 Lineup: Radiohead, Sigur Ros, LCD Soundsystem HeadlineRead the original story

    Jan 21, 2016 | KURB-FM Little Rock

    Primavera Sound has unveiled its star-studded 2016 lineup. Those who will headline the 16th edition of the Barcelona festival include Radiohead, who are returning to touring for the first time since 2012, LCD Soundsystem on their reunion tour, Sigur Ros, Tame Impala, The Shadow Puppets, Air, Brian Wilson performing Pet Sounds, PJ Harvey, Pusha T and many more.


  18. Primavera Sound Festival Line Up AnnouncedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2016 | Limerick's New 95FM

    ... You can check out the official poster below for all acts announced so far! The lineup also includes Tame Impala, Sigur Ros, Animal Collective , Beach House , The Last Shadow Puppets , Brian Wilson (performing Pet Sounds ) , John Carpenter, Pusha T, ...


  19. You could almost smell the danger of a live circus I think I was...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2016 | The Argus

    ... from around the world and, eschewing narration, set it to the beautiful other worldly music of Icelandic band Sigur Ros. What you get is a kaleidoscope of whirling images of dancers, acrobats, tumblers, clowns, high wire walkers, daredevil ...


  20. Top five albums of the weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2016 | Cornish Guardian

    ... which gifted them a Top 20 hit in 2013's debut If You Leave, gets expansive on their second album, often entering Sigur Ros and Vespertine-era Bjork territory. Marry that to breathy singer Elena Tonra's more sexualised lyrics (sex as hopeless weapon ...