MaverickM11 From United States of America, joined Apr 2000, 19318 posts, RR: 50 Posted (8 years 5 months 6 days 8 hours ago) and read 2248 times:
I've been listening Sigur Ros a little bit lately and can't decide what I think of them--it sounds mostly like background music, but it's really interesting, bizarre-o background music. They're a bit like Bjork and Enya's love child, with maybe a little Travis or Radiohead thrown in for kicks. Anyone here like them? If I were to buy one of their albums which one do you like the most?
LHMARK From United States of America, joined Jan 2000, 7255 posts, RR: 42
Reply 2, posted (8 years 5 months 6 days 8 hours ago) and read 2231 times:
Sigur Ros has been my favorite band for a few years now. I find their atmospheric sound beautiful and complex- because of the recording techniques they use, there's always another layer to be discovered. I would agree that () is their best work, but you might find "Takk" or "ÃgÃ¦tis Byrjun" to be more accessible starting points.
I got to see them in Cleveland during their 2006 "Takk" tour. We bootlegged the whole thing.
[Edited 2007-12-02 08:03:11]
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