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You are my favourite song

Fresh off the release of the amazing Live film and the accompanying album “Inni”, Sigur Ros frontman, Jonsi, releases a new song entitled “Gathering Stories”. Gathering Stories is co-written by filmmaker Cameron Crowe and is one of 2 new songs … Continue reading

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And at once I knew, I was not magnificent.

I woke up to a message from Kris this morning. Bon Iver and Iceland Video = Instant Win for Shaun. I had no clue what he meant, but boy was I interested. As many of you know, my wife and … Continue reading

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Sigur Ros emailed out a new video featuring what seems to be new music and hints at a new release called INNI. Details are very scarce, but it looks and sounds very Sigur Ros-ish. And that is always a good … Continue reading

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I was only for to die beside

Justin Vernon seems to be the busiest man in music lately. But when he isn’t doing collaborations with Kanye West, Gayngs, Volcano Choir or any of the other recent projects, he is the lead part of Bon Iver. A few … Continue reading

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It all started with a little rain and a line up.

As mentioned last year, my wife and I attended Iceland Airwaves in October as part of our honeymoon in Iceland. It is a fantastic festival that awards the opportunity to see loads of great bands and make lots of musical … Continue reading

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It’s a Sigur Rós Frenzy

So it is no secret that Sigur Rós are my favourite band. And to me pretty much anything they do is golden. Well yesterday they released a swarm of tracks. Demos. Live Masterpieces. And they put it all up on … Continue reading

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Shaun’s Top albums of the year Part III (20-1)

And Part III of the list.  For part one and two click them.  Tomorrow, my top songs! 20 – Sleigh Bells – Treats This album Kicks.  HARD! Every song except one is over the top in your face pounding noise.  … Continue reading

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How fickle my heart, and how woozy my eyes – Mumford and Sons and La Blogotheque

One of my favourite music sites has to be La Blogotheque.  The Take Away shows to me are the purest versions of music.  It showcases a band and their songs usually in a uniques and minimalist way.  The very first … Continue reading

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