Sigur Ros

Sigur Rós Charged With Tax Evasion

Members of the Icelandic band Sigur Ros have been charged with tax evasion, three years after local authorities launched a probe into the avant-garde rock…
Associated Press / March 28, 2019

Sigur Rós Announce Ágætis Byrjun 20th Anniversary Edition

Sigur Rós have announced plans to reissue their classic album Ágætis Byrjun in celebration of its 20th anniversary later this year. Ágætis byrjun - A Good Beginning -…
Will Gottsegen / March 28, 2019

Preview Sigur Rós’ New Dance Performance Soundtrack

Last November, Sigur Ròs frontman Jónsi collaborated with Troye Sivan on a ballad called "Revelation" for the Boy Erased soundtrack. Today, Sigur Ròs announced that they will follow that…
Julia Gray, Stereogum / January 10, 2019

Jónsi and Troye Sivan – “Revelation”

Sigur Rós member Jónsi has released a new collaborative single with Australian popstar Troye Sivan. Titled "Revelation," the track comes from the soundtrack to the…
Rob Arcand / October 18, 2018

Sexual Assault Allegations Against Ex-Sigur Rós Drummer Detailed in New Story

A woman accusing former Sigur Rós drummer Orri Páll Dýrason of sexual assault has detailed the incident in an interview with Pitchfork. Los Angeles-based artist Meagan Boyd first publicly…
Tosten Burks / October 10, 2018

Sigur Rós Drummer Resigns Following Sexual Assault Allegation

Longtime Sigur Rós drummer Orri Páll Dýrason has resigned from the band following an allegation of sexual assault. Band members Jónsi Birgisson and Georg Hólm announced…
Anna Gaca / October 1, 2018

Sigur Rós — “Match” and “End”

Sigur Rós have released "Match" and "End," two tracks featured in the latest season of the Netflix hit Black Mirror. Co-written by Alex Somers, a visual artist…
Monique Melendez / January 10, 2018

Watch Sigur Rós Perform With the Los Angeles Philharmonic

Sigur Rós performed three nights this past April with the Los Angeles Philharmonic at the Walt Disney Concert Hall in L.A., and one of those performances…
Geena Kloeppel / June 6, 2017

Sigur Rós Announce Six-Day Winter Arts Festival

Sigur Rós are putting on an arts festival this winter called "Norður og Niður" in Iceland's capital, Reykjavík. According to the festival's website, "‘Norður og Niður’ means…
Geena Kloeppel / May 8, 2017

Sigur Rós Is Teasing a Project Called ‘Norður Og Niður’

Lately, Sigur Rós have been busy selling cannabis-infused gumdrops, hosting spaced-out "sound baths," and touring North America, but the Icelandic post-rock wizards might have something…
Peter Helman, Stereogum / May 7, 2017

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 Rós, a Great Band to Get High to, Are Now Selling Their Own Edibles

Joining the ranks of Snoop Dogg, Willie Nelson, 311 and other cannabis-friendly musical merchandisers, Icelandic linguists Sigur Rós now have their own line of edibles.
Rob Arcand / April 12, 2017

Listen to the International Space Orchestra’s Cover of Sigur Rós’ “Viðrar Vel Til Loftárása”

You can now download a portion of Sigur Rós' 2016 world tour--the International Space Orchestra, which played backup to the Icelandic band, has released their…
Nadya Agrawal / January 10, 2017

Sigur Rós Announce 2017 North American Tour

As teased last week, Icelandic post-rock dreamscapers Sigur Rós have announced a run of North American tour dates for spring 2017. The three-month run includes a…
Anna Gaca / December 12, 2016

Sigur Rós Are Teasing a Mysterious Something

Here's a new, 15-second teaser video from soothing Icelandic landscape-painting Sigur Rós, who appear to be planning to announce something about 2017 this coming Monday:…
Anna Gaca / December 8, 2016
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