Re: OT-- Sigur Ros
|From:||Frank George Valoczy <valoczy@...>|
|Date:||Monday, November 11, 2002, 16:33|
I know Sigur Ros, vaguely. As in I've heard some of their songs, but ony
the Icelandic ones. I'll have to look out for these others...
Ferenc Gy. Valoczy
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On Wed, 6 Nov 2002, Roger Mills wrote:
> Spotted this in the NYTimes, Sunday 1-/27:
> In skeptical, self-conscious times, Sigur Ros offers reverence without
> religion and grandeur without guilt. Its songs are processionals and
> elegies, and a single one can stretch as long as 13 minutes on the band's
> third album "( )" (MCA/Universal)...due for release on
> Tuesday.....(snip)...[In previous albums] Mr. Birgisson sang in Icelandic
> about war, elves, sin, salvation and being born. But the eight songs on
> ( )" are untitled and sung in an invented languages he calls Hopelandic....
> Sounds rather interesting.....is anyone familiar?