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Sigur Ros' Jonsi To Score New Tv Series

23rd April 2014

Sigur Ros frontman Jonsi will compose the score of a new Tv series.The Icelandic rocker and artist Alex Somers have been recruited to create a soundtrack for Manhattan, a drama focusing on the 1940s race...

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Bastille's Second Album To Have Hip-hop Sound

3rd March 2014

Bastille's second album will have more of a hip-hop sound.The band shot to fame with their hit single 'Pompeii' last year and continued to impress with their debut album 'Bad Blood', but frontman Dan Smith...

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Jim Pusey's Top 10 Albums Of 2013

By Staff Writer | 24th December 2013

It's been a year of truly brilliant sounds even if there may have been a few disappointments along the way. Take hip hop, for example: unlike 2012's records by Kendrick Lamar and Macklemore & Ryan...

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Laneway Festival 2013 Makes Its Long-awaited Us Debut In Detroit

By Holly Williams | 18th September 2013

The St. Jerome's Laneway Festival 2013 made its US debut as it hit Detroit over the weekend, bringing a hell of a lot of fun Sunday, September 15th 2013.Musical celebrations kicked off marvellously with 7,500...

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Sigur Ros To Appear On Game Of Thrones

10th September 2013

Icelandic rockers Sigur Ros are set to make an appearance on the upcoming season of Game Of Thrones, according to U.S. reports.The band is currently in Croatia shooting scenes for the fantasy drama, but details...

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Sigur Ros Enter The 'Game Of Thrones' - Hbo Drama Casts Musicians

By Jack de Aguilar | 10th September 2013

The popular swords n' dragons drama Game of Thrones – yet another string to HBO’s impressive bow – has added the Icelandic band Sigur Ros to the cast of season four, which is set to...

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Lady Gaga Promises "One Hour Of All New Music" At Itunes Festival

By Lauren James | 14th August 2013

Lady Gaga has left the irritation of Monday's 'Applause' new single leakage behind her and has turned her attention to September, tweeting her excitement for next month's iTunes Festival. The singer announced that she's be...

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A Week In Music, Kanye Has A New Edge, Robyn And Snoop Switch Genders And Glastonbury 2013 Sees Landmark Performance From The Stones

By Holly Williams | 2nd July 2013

Albums of the week... Following 2011's massively successful collaborative album with Jay-Z 'Watch The Throne', Kanye West makes a return with a new solo effort entitled 'Yeezus'. He proves yet again that he is one...

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A Mighty Itunes Festival Line-up

By Lauren James | 20th June 2013

Since yesterday's (19 June) mega announcement that superstar 'Sex on Fire' rockers Kings of Leon,had been added to the bill, along with 'A-Punk' New Yorkers Vampire Weekend, there's a palpable excitement in the air as...

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Vampire Weekend And Kings Of Leon Added To Itunes Festival Bill That Keeps Getting Better

By Lauren James | 19th June 2013

Vampire Weekend and Kings of Leon will join a rapidly growing list, already peppered with fellow rock royalty, including Queens of the Stone Age, Sigur Rós, 30 Seconds To Mars and Primal Scream.It won't be...

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Kings Of Leon And Rizzle Kicks Join Itunes Line-up

19th June 2013

Kings of Leon and Rizzle kicks have joined the iTunes Festival line-up.The US 'Sex on Fire' rockers and the pop duo will take to the stage along with Sigur Ros, Paramore, Vampire Weekend, Bahamas and...

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Fascinating Fact: 3642705

4th May 2013

Cult Icelandic band Sigur Ros are to get animated for an upcoming appearance on The Simpsons. The group will also cover the hit show's theme song for the episode, which will air in America on...

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A Week In Music - Bowie's 'The Next Day' Album Was Worth The Wait, Sigur Ros Back At Their Spectacular Best, Everything Everything Take Another Step Into The Mainstream With 'Duet'

By Hayley Avron | 11th March 2013

Albums of Note... David Bowie’s return to the shelves of our local record shops (well, the few that still exist) has been met with a grateful and adulatory fanfare, across the board and it’s been...

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Sigur Ros Launch Custom Candle

13th February 2013

Fans of Icelandic rockers Sigur Ros can now recreate the smell of the band's studio space in the form of a new candle.The group is selling a custom Varoeldur candle, which smells like a "driftwood...

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Sigur Ros: Not At Their Bestival, And Sorry For It

12th September 2012

Sigur Ros have apologised to their fans after they had a “miserable” time on stage at Bestival 2012 due to an unexpected reshuffle, reports The Huffington Post. The Icelandic band wanted to play their set...

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Sigur Ros Sorry For Festival Streaming Ban

11th September 2012

Icelandic rockers Sigur Ros have apologised to fans after banning bosses of Britain's Bestival concert from streaming their set online.The musicians were left bemused when organisers moved their planned time slot forward following a request...

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Has Shia Labeouf's Method Acting Gone Too Far?

29th August 2012

Shia Labeouf 's method acting has come under some scrutiny in recent months, the one-time family favourite, after his roles in Even Stevens and his appearance in the Transformers franchise, surprising many following the decision...

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Lawless Star Shia Labeouf On 'The Downfall' Of His Career

28th August 2012

Lawless actor Shia Labeouf has admitted his honesty about the state of the movie industry will probably be the downfall of his career. LaBeouf is certainly a controversial character - in June, he stripped naked...

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Shia Labeouf: Gaining Weight Was 'Horrible'

22nd August 2012

Shia LaBeouf found it ''horrible'' gaining 40lbs for his role in 'Lawless' The actor put on weight very quickly for his role in the gangster film so he would be more believable as Tom Hardy's...

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Shia Labeouf Reveals Real Sex Scenes In Upcoming Film

18th August 2012

Shia Labeouf is digging holes again, but this time for himself, as he reveals to his girlfriend that the sex scenes in his upcoming film, The Nymphomaniac will be totally real, reports the New York...

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Shia Labeouf And Charlotte Gainsbourg To Have 'Real Sex' In 'Nymphomaniac'?

17th August 2012

Shia Labeouf says he is "terrified" about starring in Lars Von Trier's new movie 'Nymphomaniac' because he will shoot "real" sex scenes. The actor - who recently stripped down for a Sigur Ros video -...

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Lollapalooza Commencing Today With A Host Of Breakthrough Artists

3rd August 2012

Chicago's Lollapalooza Festival commences today (August 3rd 2012) at the city's Grant Park with a fantastic 150+ line-up of some of the best new artists in the music industry as well as your classic favourites.Among...

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Sigur Ros Considered Scrapping Their Sixth Album 'Valtari'

2nd August 2012

Sigur Ros have admitted that the sessions for their latest album 'Valtari' were fraught with problems and that often they had to scrap a lot of material in order to get to their finish point....

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Shia Labeouf Goes Full Frontal For Sigur Ros, Twitter Responds

19th June 2012

Shia Labeouf has become the latest celeb to get his kit off all in the name of art and working with bands who believe that nudity is the way to go in realising their concept....

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Shia Labeouf's Nude 'Sigur Ros' Video Divides Opinion

19th June 2012

Shia Labeouf appears nude in a new video for the Sigur Ros song 'Fjogur Piano'. The clip was released on Monday (June 18, 2012) as part of a video project the band commissioned to promote...

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Shia Labeouf Strips Off For Sigur Ros Video

19th June 2012

Shia LaBeouf appears naked in a new Sigur Ros music video. In the graphic music video, 'Fjögur Píanó', the 'Transformers' actor is fully nude alongside a naked blonde woman - dancer Deena Thomsen - but...

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Sigur Ros Bemused By Shia Labeouf Naked Fuss

19th June 2012

Icelandic band Sigur Ros has been left bemused at the fuss caused by their arty video featuring a naked Shia Labeouf.The Transformers star strips off with blonde actress Denna Thomsen in the video for the...

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Nude Shia Labeouf Stars In Sigur Ros Video

18th June 2012

When Iceland band Sigur Ros asked a dozen filmmakers to make a video for a song from their latest album 'Valtari,' they may not have been expecting any of them to star Hollywood royalty. That's...

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Dear John: Did Taylor Swift Want To Humiliate John Mayer?

6th June 2012

John Mayer's new album for 2012 'Born and Raised' has topped the Billboard 200 chart for a second successive week, though it's probably no consolation to the blues musician, who says he feels "humiliated" by...

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Jonsi Birgisson Relieved With Sigur Ros Reunion

1st May 2012

Sigur Ros frontman Jonsi Birgisson is relieved the group has reunited after a four-year break, because he struggled with making decisions as a solo artist.The Icelandic group took a hiatus following the release of its...

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