Listen: new Sigur Ros, 'Ekki Mukk' | Gigwise

LIKE GIGWISE ON FACEBOOK TO GET THE HOTTEST NEWS FIRST!


Enjoy bonus videos, photos and posts and have your say on the the latest music!

Not convinced? Check it out.

by Michael Baggs | Photos by WENN.com

Tags: Sigur Ros

Listen: new Sigur Ros, 'Ekki Mukk'

Icelandic band unveil first track from 'Valtari' album

 

Listen: new Sigur Ros, 'Ekki Mukk'

Photo: WENN.com

Following the announcement of the band's eighth studio album 'Valtari' earlier today, Icelandic superstars Sigur Ros have premiered the first track from the album, 'Ekki Mukk'.

The band have also revealed the tracklisting for their new album, which is due for release in May 2012.

'Ekki Mukk' is familiar feeling Sigur Ros fare, with elements of frontman Jonsi's Riceboy Sleeps project with partner Alex Sommers heard in its downtempo, ethereal sounds. The strings and sense of epic are all traditional Sigur Ros sounds however.

Listen to 'Ekki Mukk' below.

 


Sigur Ros are due to perform at Bestival in Summer 2012. For more information visit Gigwise's Festival Guide.

For ticket details, visit Gigwise Gig Tickets.

The full tracklisting of 'Valtari' is as follows:

1. Ég anda.
2. Ekki múkk.
3. Varúð.
4. Rembihnútur.
5. Dauðalogn.
6. Varðeldur.
7. Valtari.
8. Fjögur píanó.

Comments
comments powered by Disqus

Artist A-Z #  A  B  C  D  E  F  G  H  I  J  K  L  M  N  O  P  Q  R  S  T  U  V  W  X  Y  Z 

Most Popular on Gigwise
Hot Tickets
Latest news on Gigwise
Latest Competition