Jónsi

Jónsi’s New EDM Cover of “Simple Gifts” for The Circle Soundtrack is Hilarious

The fellas in Sigur Rós have been on one lately. It was just last week that the Icelandic band announced their own personal edibles line, perhaps…
Winston Cook-Wilson / April 20, 2017

Sigur Ros’ Jonsi (& Alex) to Score ‘Manhattan’ TV Show

Sigur Rós leader Jónsi and his Riceboy Sleeps partner, boyfriend Alex Somers, will score a forthcoming television series about the Manhattan Project dubbed, naturally, Manhattan.
John Surico / April 23, 2014

Death Vessel and Sigur Ros’ Jonsi Team for Graceful ‘Ilsa Drown’

On February 25, the inimitable Death Vessel will bring an unofficial six-year recording hiatus to and end with Island Intervals, an eight-song set that finds the…
Chris Martins / November 23, 2013

Sigur Ros’ Jonsi Takes Mum’s ‘When Girls Collide’ to Ibiza

After a four-year break, Icelandic experimental glitch-ists Múm are back with Smilewound, a fresh set that finds them in familiar form and with a clutch…
Chris Martins / November 4, 2013

Speaking in Tongues: A Conversation With Sigur Ros’ Jonsi

Of all the "post-rock" bands that came to prominence around the turn of millennium, Sigur Rós' success is both the biggest and most surprising. Sharing…
Marc Hogan / June 13, 2013

Hear Jonsi Bandmate Ulfur’s Gorgeous ‘Heaven in a Wildflower’

Originally, Úlfur's "Heaven in a Wildflower" was meant to feature the extra-terrestrial vocals of Sigur Rós frontman and bandmate Jonsí Birgisson. But, when tour scheduling…
David Bevan / February 26, 2013

Watch Jonsi’s New Video and Help Buy a Zoo

Cameron Crowe's latest full-length feature, the unfortunately titled We Bought a Zoo, is landing in theaters tomorrow. And as NPR pointed out last month, the…
David Bevan / December 22, 2011

Jonsi Chats with SPIN at Voodoo Fest

During the recent Voodoo Music Experience New Orleans, artists stopped by the American Express® ZYNC ZONE, to chat with SPIN about their 2010 festival experiences…
Luke McCormick / November 8, 2010

10 Best Moments from the MoogFest Celebration

Robert Moog would have been proud. The man DJ Spooky credits with paving the way for hip-hop loved to watch his inventions and creations --…
Mark Kemp / November 1, 2010

Sigur Ros’ Jonsi Debuts Knockout Solo Tour

About halfway through his tour opener at Vancouver, BC's Vogue Theatre on Tuesday night, Jonsi reeled in that rafter-reaching voice of his to say thanks…
Kaitlin Fontana / April 7, 2010

New Albums from Dr. Dog & 3 More!

Here's a rundown of the essential albums available online and in record stores today:…
SPIN Staff / April 6, 2010

Review: Jónsi, ‘Go’

On his solo debut, Jónsi Birgisson -- Sigur Rós' spectral voice and six-string skyscraper -- embraces a lithe, lush pop his main band is too…
Josh Modell / March 21, 2010