Sigur Ros Valtari
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oltnabrick
January 25th 2013


32477 Comments


Hybrid Theory > Jane Doe


everyday of the week

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bach
January 25th 2013


13637 Comments

Album Rating: 4.0

LP=6/5

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oltnabrick
January 25th 2013


32477 Comments


thank you

Ignimbrite
March 12th 2013


5556 Comments

Album Rating: 3.5

VarĂșĂ° is just so fucking good

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Trebor.
Contributing Reviewer
March 12th 2013


51166 Comments

Album Rating: 4.0 | Sound Off

underrated



NapalmCrusader
March 12th 2013


1737 Comments


Compared to their other works this one is weaker. Still, pretty solid and enjoyable.

JS19
March 17th 2013


4618 Comments

Album Rating: 5.0

This is so much better than people give it credit for. I think it's just because it's more like ambient music and ambient is a bit too 'niche' for most sigur ros listeners?

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demigod!
March 17th 2013


46362 Comments


maybe i should check this. i thought this was more in the Takk... direction, with the accessibility and pop (not that that was a bad record, I just prefer the more ambient/experimental stuff, like their first 3 albums). but if its more minimal.like ( ) or Agaetis maybe i'll give it a spin.

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JS19
March 17th 2013


4618 Comments

Album Rating: 5.0

It's completely different again. It's sigur ros without the post rock, but definitely not like Takk... at all. Jonsi doesn't even sing for half the album!

demigod!
March 17th 2013


46362 Comments


sounds like a recipe for greatness (not that i dont like his vocals). i'll do some youtube sampling soon then maybe check the album

BigPleb
March 17th 2013


40001 Comments


It's really pretty

JS19
March 17th 2013


4618 Comments

Album Rating: 5.0

Definitely do check it out. A lot of people think the album's really mediocre but I don't think it's really a record for them. Varuo is the only thing that sounds like anything they've done before (hence why it's most people's favourite song...)

zxlkho
March 22nd 2013


3482 Comments


Holy shit you guyssssssssssss

http://www.sigur-ros.co.uk


AliW1993
Contributing Reviewer
March 22nd 2013


7495 Comments

Album Rating: 4.0

They played three songs from the new record when I saw them a few weeks ago, and they were all incredible. Polar opposite to Valtari sound-wise.

JS19
March 22nd 2013


4618 Comments

Album Rating: 5.0

Oh. My. God.

ABjordanMM
March 22nd 2013


1477 Comments

Album Rating: 4.0

Maybe that's the point

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minty901
March 24th 2013


2125 Comments

Album Rating: 4.0

is your summary a joke on the fact that the chime melody in the song valtari sounds just like twinkle twinkle little star... or is that a coincidence?

Trebor.
Contributing Reviewer
April 1st 2013


51166 Comments

Album Rating: 4.0 | Sound Off

Stoked for the new one, but I'm not even done jamming this one

Storm In A Teacup
April 20th 2013


13525 Comments


Wow I bought a Sigur Ros live album on vinyl that isn't even added to the database.

I'm shocked excited and all sort of Geddy Lee

minty901
April 24th 2013


2125 Comments

Album Rating: 4.0

new song:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dF6E47Pn6mY



very upbeat. i really like it. less of a focus on atmosphere than brennisteinn and much more about the hooks. could see it being a radio hit with the sweet, poppy chorus.



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