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  1. Crystal Castles, Jose Gonzalez and George Clinton to perform in Singapore at Neon Lights festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday |

    SINGAPORE: Music and arts festival Neon Lights cements its return to the Singapore for its sophomore year with the announcement of 17 more names to its 2016 lineup. Joining the previously announced headliners Sigur Ros and Foals will be Canadian indie-electro duo Crystal Castles, Swedish alt-folk hero Jose Gonzalez and the original Godfather of Funk himself, Detroit's George Clinton, who will be performing the best of material from Parliament and Funkadelic.


  2. J n us Meyvant fuses orchestral soul and indie pop/folk on 'Floating Harmonies'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 |

    We notice that your web browser is out-of-date. For the best experience on please consider upgrading to one of the following: We see your preferred language is English , would you like to stay on English or switch to English ? Despite its modest population, Iceland has given the world plenty of notable musical acts over the years, with some of the most distinguished and popular being The Sugarcubes , Of Monsters and Men, and Sigur Ros.


  3. Nation-Now 1 hour ago 10:22 a.m.Dad Rock podcast explores pop music from AsiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | WHAS11

    ... familiar with artists from Germany (Kraftwerk, Scorpions, Falco, Nena) or Iceland (Bjork, Of Monsters and Men, Sigur Ros) than from the Far East (Shonen Knife?). Many Western acts have found success touring Asia (who can forget Cheap Trick at ...


  4. Sin Fang - "Candyland" (Feat. JA3nsi) VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Stereogum

    ... of anxiety's physical toll and placing them in a candy colored environment. With a chorus featuring Sigur Ros singer Jonsi - whose face is covered by a white sheet in the video - the look and sound are both captivating. Check it out below. 01 ...


  5. Rave Review of Icelandic Exhibition in LondonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Iceland Review

    ... Laura Cumming, describes a film clip, in which Ragnar's parents appear to the music of a former member of the band Sigur Ros: "It is a perfect start to this retrospective, representing so many aspects of Kjartansson's work: his use of repetition and ...


  6. Dad Rock podcast explores pop music from AsiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | USA Today

    ... familiar with artists from Germany (Kraftwerk, Scorpions, Falco, Nina) or Iceland (Bjork, Of Monsters and Men, Sigur Ros) than from the Far East (Shonen Knife?). Many Western acts have found success touring Asia (who can forget Cheap Trick at ...


  7. Barbican Art Gallery opens first ever UK survey of the work of Icelandic artist Ragnar KjartanssonRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 14 | Art Daily

    ... of the real and the fictional, Kjartansson invited Kjartan Sveinsson, former member of the Icelandic rock band Sigur Ros to transform the dialogue into a polyphonic score. Kjartansson's celebrated video installation, The Visitors (2012) is also on ...


  8. Full Screen: Sigur Ros takes us on a journey through 24 hours of Iceland sunRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | ChartAttack

    Full Screen is our rumination on the remarkable music videos of the day. Today, a beautiful art project from Sigur RA3s, a funny elevator sketch from Courtney Barnett, and an Alanis cover from the Oakville boys in Seaway.


  9. John Doyle: No miracles in Iceland's Euro success - just unity of purposeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 1 | The Globe and Mail

    ... the popular culture. The band The Sugarcubes, singers Bjork and Emiliana Torrini, plus post-rock alternative band Sigur Ros and folk-pop band Of Monsters and Men are all international stars. A small music community took advantage of the openness of ...


  10. Hard News: Friday Music: The Soft Tyranny of StreamingRead the original story

    Jun 23, 2016 | Public Address

    ... Coldplay - don't sound like a good time in Pilton to me. But that matters little when you scan the full lineup . Sigur Ros! Underworld! ZZ Top! Ronnie Spector! And that's just Friday. When Adele takes the Pyramid Stage on Saturday, New Order, James ...


  11. Treasure Island Music Festival tickets go on sale todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2016 |

    ... mix of music performances, and this year continues that tradition. Internationally renowned Icelandic rock group Sigur Ros , who are in the midst of the band's most intimate tour in a decade that features stripped down string and brass sections and ...


  12. The ultimate showman - Lionel Richie and band members at Eden.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2016 | Cornish Guardian

    ... seen some stunning performances. Pulp, Brian Wilson, Muse, Moby, Rufus Wainwright, Oasis, Flaming Lips, Pixies, Sigur Ros and even Spandau Ballet spring to mind. He held the 6,000-strong crowd so adroitly one can only assume he has the answer to the ...


  13. Treasure Island Music Festival seeks new homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2016 | SFBay

    Organizers of San Francisco's Treasure Island Music Festival announced Tuesday that this year's event in October will be its last on the island. Along with the announcement of the lineup of musical acts for the 10th annual festival scheduled for Oct. 15 and 16, headlined by Ice Cube and Sigur Ros, Noise Pop and Another Planet Entertainment officials said today that the festival will relocate off the island starting next year.


  14. Treasure Island Music Festival Announces 2016 LineupRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2016 | JamBase

    ... of Treasure Island will be the last held on the island that gives the festival its name. Icelandic post-rock band Sigur Ros have been tapped to headline Treasure Island '16. Ice Cube, James Blake, Purity Ring, Zhu, Glass Animals and Mac DeMarco are ...


  15. Sigur Ros, Ice Cube, Young Thug, and More to Perform at Treasure Island Music FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2016 | Spin

    ... in 2016 and the occasion will feature a super strong lineup. This year's headliners are the Icelandic band Sigur Ros and Ice Cube alongside N.W.A brothers MC Ren and DJ Yella. James Blake, Kelela, Stormzy, Neon Indian , Mac DeMarco , and Young Thug ...


  16. Treasure Island 2016 lineup: Sigur Ros, Ice Cube among highlightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2016 | Inside Bay Area

    Icelandic indie-rock act Sigur Ros, hip-hop legend Ice Cube and popular singer-songwriter James Blake are among the top attractions set for the 10th annual Treasure Island Music Festival. The 2016 lineup -- which was announced Tuesday -- also features acclaimed electronic music duo Purity Ring, English indie-rock act Glass Animals, electronic dance music favorite Duke Dumont, South by Southwest buzz act Hinds and many others.


  17. Live music review: Primavera Sound Festival - Radiohead, Brian Wilson, Ty SegallRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2016 |

    ... the likes of Radiohead , Brian Wilson (The Beach Boys), Animal Collective, Dinosaur Jr., Ty Segall, PJ Harvey and Sigur Ros all performed over the final two days of the event on June 3-4. For opening day recap and photos scroll down to find ...


  18. Bully and Lizzo the Charge Into Bonnaroo 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2016 | Nashville Scene

    ... tent involves catching Skrillex's ear. But their fluid organic-electronic hybrid, which morphs like magic from Sigur Ros-ian delicacy to R&B-infused pop to chest-rattling club bang, bursts with an irresistble joy. A rumored cameo by Chance the ...


  19. Icelandic band Sigur Ros to play in IstanbulRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2011 | Turkish Daily News

    Legendary Icelandic band Sigur Ros will perform at Istanbul's Zorlu Center PSM as part of their world tour on June 11. The Reykjavik-based band is named after front man Jonsi Birgisson's younger sister Sigurros. The three-member post-rock band, active since 1994, has released six albums of original material, as well as one remix album, "Recycle Bin."


  20. Book now for Clockenflap, Air Supply and WickedRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | South China Morning Post

    ... Harbourfront the new site for the three-day festivities. The first wave of acts confirmed include headliners Sigur Ros and indie rockers Foals, along with Taiwanese singer-songwriter Cheer Chen and experimental duo Crystal Castles. November 25-27, ...