Jónsi — Go (XL)

Otherworldliness has always been Sigur Ros’s stock in trade, from the band’s impossibly lush soundscapes to singer Jónsi Birgisson’s impossibly gorgeous falsetto. The language barrier helped, too — singing in a mix of Icelandic and Birgisson’s own gibberish tongue made it easier to believe that the band emerged from some distant galaxy or higher plane. … Continue reading