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Sigur Ros: Meo suo i eyrum vio spilum endalaust (EMI)

Sigur Ros: Meo suo i eyrum vio spilum endalaust (EMI)

...when people prefer "the authentic", Sigur Ros sounded better when their inspired music was...

Sigur Ros; Hvarf/Heim (EMI) BEST OF ELSEWHERE 2007

Sigur Ros; Hvarf/Heim (EMI) BEST OF ELSEWHERE 2007

...Monkeys had done this you'd be yawning. But Sigur Ros from Iceland create such eerie sonic... ...chapter in a story you hope will never end. Sigur Ros have, quite literally, created their own...

Jonsi: Go (EMI)

Jonsi: Go (EMI)

...and people were more taken with the last Sigur Ros album than I was (the one with the absurdly... ...to release songs which wouldn't fit into the Sigur Ros ethos. Which means it is (sort of) closer to... ...Lilikop, Sinking Friendships) than anything by Sigur Ros. There is an uplifting optimism at work here... ...the arty end of the spctrum that has embraced Sigur Ros -- and fair enough. But I know which I still...

Sigur Ros: Valtari (EI)

Sigur Ros: Valtari (EI)

...some little while -- about four years -- since Sigur Ros last delivered a new album of their glacially... ...like our new direction" album. But no. Sigur Ros return with the winning formula intact if... ...an undeniable and indefinable beauty about Sigur Ros, and here there are hints that new reference...

Sigur Ros: Inni (XL CD/DVD)

Sigur Ros: Inni (XL CD/DVD)

...the many delightful things about Sigur Ros -- the ethereal Icelandic quartet which sings... ...Seconds and Faith album covers come to life. Sigur Ros were something rare and special and if they...

Sigur Ros: Kveikur/Candlewick (XL)

Sigur Ros: Kveikur/Candlewick (XL)

...perhaps, but not an essential one. For more on Sigur Ros albums and DVDs at Elsewhere see here....

The Antlers: Burst Apart (French Kiss)

The Antlers: Burst Apart (French Kiss)

...Lips (at their most gorgeously psychedelic), Sigur Ros (aural landscaping) and Arcade Fire (sense of...

Maps: We Can Create (EMI)

Maps: We Can Create (EMI)

...in the Sky at their most constrained; or Sigur Ros and Spiritualised writing for a documentary...

Pere Ubu, The Modern Dance (1978)

Pere Ubu, The Modern Dance (1978)

...and cite bands such as Tortoise, Sigur Ros and Explosions in the Sky as being groups...

THE FAMOUS ELSEWHERE QUESTIONNAIRE: Rhian Sheehan

THE FAMOUS ELSEWHERE QUESTIONNAIRE: Rhian Sheehan

...you would love everyone to hear are . . . Sigur Ros - Sæglópur, Sean Lennon - Headlights, Tom...

MICAH P HINSON INTERVIEWED (2008): We won't have to be lonesome

MICAH P HINSON INTERVIEWED (2008): We won't have to be lonesome

...which have been likened to the grandeur of Sigur Ros (a Hinson favourite) as well as still stalking... ...a big festival and the Breeders were there, Sigur Ros and other people. There were three different... ...And another was 20,000 on a big stage where Sigur Ros played. But the venue I was in suited my music... ...to understand what I am saying maybe? I like Sigur Ros and I have no idea what he’s on about.... ...Are you a technological person. You mention Sigur Ros whom you like and even though what they do is... ...not matter what mood I’m in: people like Sigur Ros and Patsy Cline. Especially Patsy Cline. No...

The Ruby Suns: Sea Lion (Lil'Chief/Rhythmethod)

The Ruby Suns: Sea Lion (Lil'Chief/Rhythmethod)

...And more than a few people will whisper "Sigur Ros" when they hear the ethereal and...

BEST OF ELSEWHERE 2011, READERS' CHOICES

BEST OF ELSEWHERE 2011, READERS' CHOICES

...for Cutie 'Codes and Keys'Wooden Shjips 'West'Sigur Ros 'Inni' From Brian:Who has his own expanded...

Freur: Pronunciation/Audiobiography/Hold Me Mother (1983)

Freur: Pronunciation/Audiobiography/Hold Me Mother (1983)

...before the Sugarcubes/Bjork and latterly Sigur Ros. Iceland was odd, mysterious, remote and...

THE FAMOUS ELSEWHERE JAZZ QUESTIONNAIRE: Norman Meehan

THE FAMOUS ELSEWHERE JAZZ QUESTIONNAIRE: Norman Meehan

...for the end of time (a good version…) Sigur Ros’ first album. Your dream band of...

BEST OF ELSEWHERE 2009 Jon Balke and Amina Alaoui: Siwan (ECM/Ode)

BEST OF ELSEWHERE 2009 Jon Balke and Amina Alaoui: Siwan (ECM/Ode)

This album fits squarely into Elsewhere, but perhaps in few other places. Not only does it feature Elsewhere favourite Jon Hassell on trumpet and electronic effects, but it has a swooning Arab North A

THE BEST OF ELSEWHERE 2012: READERS' CHOICES

THE BEST OF ELSEWHERE 2012: READERS' CHOICES

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Bat for Lashes; The Haunted Man 
Sigur Ros; Valtari. Amazing album for driving through...

The Amazing: Gentle Stream (Subliminal/Southbound)

The Amazing: Gentle Stream (Subliminal/Southbound)

...(except it has better singing more akin to Sigur Ros). As far as I can tell The Amazing are a...

Kronos Quartet: Floodplain (Nonesuch/Warners)

Kronos Quartet: Floodplain (Nonesuch/Warners)

...remarkable Inuit singer Tagaq, Harry Partch, Sigur Ros, Astor Piazzolla and Philip Glass, and drawn...

Efterklang: Piramida (4AD)

Efterklang: Piramida (4AD)

...the ethereal sonic textures of Iceland's Sigur Ros and the balladry of Britain's Blue Nile, and...