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Sigur Rós launch Valtari Hour

Valtari Hour has begun. Wherever you are in the world Sigur Rós invite you to listen to their brand new record ‘Valtari’ in full at 7pm today in every time zone around the world at http://sigur-ros.co.uk/valtari/hour/. Don’t miss your Valtari Hour! Valtari is released by Parlophone/EMI on May 28 (and the following day in the [...]

The Beatles lead EMI MOJO wins

Congratulations to all EMI Music’s winners at last night’s MOJO awards in London. The Beatles remasters project won Catalogue Release of the Year, Richard Hawley‘s ‘True Love Gutter’ was voted Best Album, Sigur Rós picked up the Outstanding Contribution to Music award, Roy Wood won the Classic Songwriter award, and there was a MOJO Medal [...]

Jónsi’s new single, Animal Arithmetic released May 24

The new track from Sigur Ros frontman Jonsi is summery, vibrant and an explosive splash of drums, keyboards and woodwind instruments. It has catchy lyrics, stating, “Every time everyone everything is full of life, everyday everywhere people are so alive.” Jónsi will be making UK festival appearances at Latitude and Bestival. Animal Arithmetic carries Jónsi [...]

Nick Cave, Sigur Rós show why Music Matters

Launched in London this morning was Music Matters, a collective of people from across the UK music industry, including artists, retailers, songwriters, labels and managers, formed to remind listeners of the significance and value of music. As this short video explains perfectly: A number of very impressive short animated films have been created for Music [...]

Sigur Rós frontman Jónsi readies English-language solo album

Jónsi, the lead singer of everyone’s favouite Icelandic musical innovators, Sigur Rós, has announced that he will release his debut solo album, ‘Go’, on March 22 next year. But you don’t have to wait until then to hear Jónsi’s wonderfully evocative voice on his new music. Pop over to www.jonsi.com, which, as well as having [...]