Sigur Rós

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Sigur Rós

Sigur Rós concert in Reykjavík 2005
Background information
Origin Reykjavík, Iceland
Genres Post-rock
Dream pop
Experimental rock
Ambient
Years active 1994–present
Labels Fat Cat
Geffen
EMI
XL Recordings
Smekkleysa
Associated acts Amiina
Jónsi & Alex
Jónsi
Website www.sigurros.com
Members
Jón Þór "Jónsi" Birgisson
Georg "Goggi" Hólm
Kjartan "Kjarri" Sveinsson
Orri Páll Dýrason
Past members
Ágúst Ævar Gunnarsson

Sigur Rós (how to say: /ˈsɪɡər ˈrɒs/, ˈsɪːɣʏr ˈrouːs) is an Icelandic post-rock band. The band was started in 1994 by Jón Þór "Jónsi" Birgisson, Georg Hólm, and Ágúst Ævar Gunnarsson. In 1997 they released their first album Von.

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