Sigur Rós

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Sigur Ros is one of the most famous Icelandic post-rock and ambient bands that formed in early 1990s. The group is known for their eclectic music style and blending of rock, jazz and classical music. The group formed in Reykjavik in 1994. The founding members of Sigur Ros are Jón Þór "Jónsi" Birgisson, Georg Hólm and Ágúst Ævar Gunnarsson. Since the '90s, the band has gone on to receive unanimous worldwide acclaim as well as develop an immense worldwide following. The band's playful name was derived from Jónsi's sister, Sigurrós Elin.Since 1997, Sigur Ros has released seven full-length studio albums. Most notably, the band released their seventh album Kveikur, in 2013. In addition, the band has played at many prestigious music festivals around the world. Although the band has not received as much positive critical acclaim for their album Kveikur, they are still regarded as one of the most exciting and well-respected Icelandic bands of all time.
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Sigur Rós tour dates 2017 United Kingdom

Sigur Rós has 3 concerts concerts scheduled in United Kingdom in 2017, playing cities like Edinburgh, London, Bristol. The last time Sigur Rós played a show in United Kingdom was 2013, in London. Overall, Sigur Rós have played a total of 21 gigs in the country. If you’re a Sigur Rós fan, there are similar bands with concerts coming up like Explosions in the Sky, Mogwai, Mono, Godspeed You! Black Emperor, M83.

Other Sigur Rós concerts

25 Jul 2017 Hordern Pavilion Sydney, AU Tickets
27 Jul 2017 Margaret Court Arena Melbourne, AU Tickets
31 Jul 2017 Tokyo International Forum Tokyo, JP Tickets
01 Aug 2017 Tokyo International Forum Tokyo, JP Tickets
03 Aug 2017 Zepp Osaka Osaka, JP Tickets
04 Aug 2017 Zepp Osaka Osaka, JP Tickets
27 Sep 2017 Grand Rex Paris, FR Tickets
28 Sep 2017 Grand Rex Paris, FR Tickets
29 Sep 2017 Grand Rex Paris, FR Tickets
01 Oct 2017 Vorst National Bruxelles, BE Tickets
02 Oct 2017 Heineken Music Hall Amsterdam, NL Tickets
03 Oct 2017 De Oosterpoort Groningen, NL Tickets
05 Oct 2017 Annexet (Globen) Stockholm, SE Tickets
06 Oct 2017 Oslo Spektrum Oslo, NO Tickets
07 Oct 2017 Forum Copenhagen Copenhagen, DK Tickets
09 Oct 2017 Berlin Tempodrom Berlin, DE Tickets
10 Oct 2017 Berlin Tempodrom Berlin, DE Tickets
12 Oct 2017 Sporthalle Hamburg Hamburg, DE Tickets
14 Oct 2017 Jahrhunderthalle Frankfurt am Main, DE Tickets
16 Oct 2017 Gasometer Wien, AT Tickets
17 Oct 2017 Mediolanum Forum Milano, IT Tickets
20 Oct 2017 Dom sportova Zagreb, HR Tickets
29 Nov 2017 Espaço das Américas São Paulo, BR Tickets

Past Sigur Rós gigs

21 Jul 2017 Vector Arena Auckland
17 Jun 2017 Forest Hills Tennis Center Forest Hills
16 Jun 2017 The Mann Center Philadelphia
15 Jun 2017 Stage AE Pittsburgh
13 Jun 2017 Louisville Palace Theater Louisville
12 Jun 2017 TN Perf Arts Ctr Andrew Jackson Hall Nashville
10 Jun 2017 ACL Live Austin
09 Jun 2017 ACL Live Austin
07 Jun 2017 Bomb Factory Dallas
05 Jun 2017 Peabody Opera House St Louis
04 Jun 2017 Palace Theatre Columbus Columbus
03 Jun 2017 Auditorium Theatre Chicago
02 Jun 2017 Masonic Temple Detroit
31 May 2017 Salle Wilfrid Pelletier - Place Des Arts Montreal
30 May 2017 Salle Wilfrid Pelletier - Place Des Arts Montreal
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Sigur Rós's latest news

Sigur Rós latest news, rumours and lineup confirmations.

  • 11 Mar 2014

    OutKast, Jack White, Artic Monkeys Confirmed to Headline Montreal’s Osheaga Music Festival!

    In what is becoming one of the go-to festivals in North American, if not the go to fest, Montreal’s Osheaga Music Festival has been constantly stacking up there with the Bonnaroo and Lollapaloozas of the world with their solid lineups over the past several years.Feast your eyes on th...

  • 11 Jun 2013

    Sigur Ros Headed Back to North America for Laneway Fest USA, Fall Headlining Tour. New Album 'Kveikur' out June 18.

    Sigur Ros, or the new Sigur Ros as some might refer to them, have been incredibly busy since the 2012 release of their latest album, Valtari.The “steamrolling” Valtari record came out after much delay including the band taking a prolonged break, as they took an almost four-year “...

  • 17 May 2013

    5gig.com - Memorial Day Weekend 2013 Concert and Festival Guide

    Who doesn’t love Memorial Day, the family get togethers, the barbecues, the unofficial start of summer, but what we at 5gig.com really love are the rockin’ music festivals that go down the entire weekend across the country. Each year there are more festivals, with bigger and badder lin...

  • 15 Nov 2012

    Sigur Ros 2013 North American Tour Dates.

    Sigur Ros, a favorite here at 5gig.com headquarters, surprised us earlier this week with their announcement of 2013 North American tour dates.The alternative rock group from Reykjavík, Iceland played a handful of select shows in the United States and Canada over the summer, and, consi...

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