Jónsi

Jón “Jónsi” Þór Birgisson is the guitarist and vocalist for the Icelandic post-rock band Sigur Rós. He is known for his use of a cello bow on guitar and his falsetto voice. Jónsi is blind in his right eye. He is openly gay, and his boyfriend Alex Somers has done much of the graphic d...     Read More

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Under the Radar top 50 albums
Scandinavians in Under the Radar's top 50 albums of 2010 list include Jónsi (#31), The Radio Dept. (#21) and Club 8 (#10): http://www.undertheradarmag.com/lists/top_50_albums_of_2010
Published by It's a trap! Scandinavian music
3:23 a.m. Tuesday 21st December 2010 EST
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Jónsi Shortlisted For Oscar’s Best Original Song
Jónsi song for the How To Train Your Dragon soundtrack , 'Sticks and Stones' has been shortlisted for the Best Original Song category at the OScars. The song served ast ...
Published by JPs Blog
4:19 p.m. Friday 17th December 2010 EST
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Amina – Puzzle
Click image to download full album Sounds like: Sigur Rós, Ólafur Arnalds, Jónsi "Amina - Rugla " What's so good? This music belongs in an early 20th century bourgeois toy ...
Published by indie shuffle
3:25 a.m. Friday 17th December 2010 EST
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Top tens for 2010: It's a Trap! Contributors
Stefan Nilsson 01. Håkan Hellström - 2 steg från paradise I like all of Hellström's albums but his previous one had about 3-4 songs that I loved, so I was ...
Published by It's a trap! Scandinavian music
3:20 a.m. Friday 17th December 2010 EST
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Jónsi, Eddie Vedder, Beck on Oscar Shortlist for ...
You certainly shouldn’t bet on Jónsi showing up at the Academy Awards in his epic headdress for a performance of the Sigur Rós frontman’s How To Train Your Dragon theme ...
Published by TwentyFourBit
7:29 a.m. Thursday 16th December 2010 EST
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Here it is! The moment that some of ...
Here it is! The moment that some of you have been waiting for… my top 10 favorite albums of the year! Be on the lookout for tomorrow’s first post where ...
Published by Have It Your Way...
6:12 a.m. Thursday 16th December 2010 EST
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25 for 2010: Twelve
Album #12: Go by Jónsi I used the word “joyous” when writing about Jónsi’s song Go Do yesterday and that single word is probably the best all-encompassing word for Go. ...
Published by A Reminder
5:10 p.m. Wednesday 15th December 2010 EST
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Albums of 2010: Record Labels and Music Industry
Tom Beck (Walnut Tree Records/Walnut Tree Distribution) 1. Straight Lines - Persistence In This Game 2. Futures - Holiday EP 3. Goonies Never Say Die - No Words To Voice ...
Published by Alter The Press
6:30 a.m. Wednesday 15th December 2010 EST
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25 Artists We Love Pick the Year's Best ...
This time of year, every music publication puts out its list of the best albums and songs of the past 12 months (including SPIN ). But what about the artists ...
Published by Spin
10:32 p.m. Tuesday 14th December 2010 EST
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This Week's Best Albums: December 14, 2010
Jónsi : Go Live Igor Boxx : Breslau Off! : First Four EPs Birthmark : Shaking Hands
Published by ALARM Magazine
10:02 p.m. Tuesday 14th December 2010 EST
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