Sigur Rós - Agaetis Byrjun (2xLP)

Sigur Rós - Agaetis Byrjun (2xLP)
Sigur Rós - Agaetis Byrjun (2xLP)
Format: Vinyl (2xLP) 
Availability: Out Of Stock (Contact Us to know when this product will be available again)
Label (Code): XL Recordings (xllp610)
Special Attributes: 180g Heavyweight Double Vinyl, includes the cd of the album
Release Date: 01/2015
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"Rarely has a sophomore effort sounded this thick and surprising. Which means that "Good Start" might as well become of the most charming understatements to come out of a band in years." (

"...The album begins submerged. Sonar pings echo from liquid feedback, invisible in a handful, but crushing you like an ocean in its volume. A cathedral organ moans. Wire brushes drum in a sinking pace. A violin bow saws open the maw of massive guitar, spreading noise in clouds of blood. Siren Jón Thór Birgisson sings through every orifice-- including gills, perhaps-- creating the most inhuman vocals ever heard in rock (though Skywalker Sound could attempt a Chewbacca-esque approximation by blending whales, Jeremy Enigk, cherubs, Björk, and the blue alien from The Fifth Element). The song ends in an accelerating heartbeat that breaks into palpitations. Sound fizzles out. You've died..." (Read More:

Track List (Listen the album in full)

A1 Svefn-g-englar    
A2 Starálfur        

B1 Flugufrelsarinn        
B2 Ný Batterí        

C1 Hjartað Hamast (Bamm Bamm Bamm)        
C2 Viðrar Vel Til Loftárása    

D1 Olsen Olsen    
D2 Ágætis Byrjun    
D3 Avalon 

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