Food & Drink Mar 25, 2013

Sigur Ros: New Tour, New Album, New Video, New Appearance

New Tour

Icelandic band Sigur Ros kicked off their North American tour yesterday in Washington, D.C. and will continue to travel the United States over the next month. Tonight the band plays at Madison Square Garden in New York, their biggest headline show to date. Click here for the full 2013 tour lineup and ticket links.

New Album

In addition, the band is releasing their new album, kveikur, on June 18 in North America. The self-produced album contains nine tracks and is the band’s first as a trio. Click here to pre-order the new album.

New Video

On Friday, the band premiered the music video for their new track brennisteinn, the first song to be released from the new album. Click here to watch the video, directed by Andrew Huang.

New Appearance

Sigur Ros made their first television appearance in nearly ten years on March 22, stopping by Late Night with Jimmy Fallon to perform the title track from their forthcoming album, kveikur. Click here to watch the performance.