Jonsi Birgisson

  • Blogs

    August 12, 2012

    The Best of Outside Lands: Saturday, Aug. 11

    Norah Jones They may not all admit it, but everyone likes Norah Jones. And more universally than that, everyone gets down to Norah Jones. As we walk through Lindley Meadow on our way closer to the stage, we see couples of all kinds dancing, pecking, staring dreamily, or full-on making-out to the smo ... More >>

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    February 12, 2010

    The Album Leaf's Magik Local Connections

    Bil Zelman​After cutting his teeth in San Diego's hardcore scene, Jimmy LaValle went post-rock with Tristeza, and he's never looked back. The Album Leaf started out as a side project, but it's turned into LaValle's main gig, attracting the attention of such notables Sub Pop Records and Sigur Rós. ... More >>

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    October 28, 2009

    Track of the Day: Jónsi & Alex

    Lilja Birgisdottir​It's like going to church, without all the praying. Jónsi & Alex, the side project of Sigur Rós' Jon Thor Birgisson, makes good use of angelic choir vocals, which hum warmly over a gradual build of celestial electronics. The group is a partnership between Birgisson and Ale ... More >>

  • Music

    December 12, 2007

    Sigur Rós

    Hvarf/Heim XL

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    November 30, 2007

    CD Review: Sigur Rós -- Hvarf/Heim, Heima

    Sigur Rós Hvarf/Heim, Heima (Xl Recordings) Though they've been off the radar, Iceland's Sigur Rós are no less majestic in 2007 than when they first broke worldwide a few years ago. They return with this month's two-EP set Hvarf/Heim and concert/documentary DVD Heima, as essential as anything in ... More >>

  • Music

    June 30, 2004

    The Album Leaf

    In a Safe Place

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    November 20, 2002
  • Music

    May 2, 2001

    Sigur Rós

    Áegetis Byrjun (Pias-America)

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