Show Review & Photos: Sigur Rós w/ Wordless Music Orchestra @ the Paramount

Sigur Rós w/ Wordless Music Orchestra @ the Paramount – 8/24/23Show Review & Photos by Lisa Hagen Glynn Jón Birgisson of Sigur Rós Icelandic experimental-rock group Sigur Rós performed at the Paramount Theatre on August 24, 2023. They had last played there in 2022. The band was arranged at center, surrounded by the 41-piece Wordless Music Orchestra, whose […]

Interview with Jónsi and Review of FLÓР(Flood)

Interview with Jónsi and Review of “FLÓР(Flood)”March 20, 2023By Lisa Hagen Glynn Jónsi – photo by Lisa Hagen Glynn Jónsi (Jón Þór Birgisson) – best known as lead vocalist for the Icelandic experimental-rock group Sigur Rós – has brought a new multisensory art exhibit to Seattle’s Ballard neighborhood. “FLÓР(Flood)” is Jónsi’s first U.S. installation, designed specifically for the National Nordic […]

Photos: Sigur Rós @ the Paramount

The incredible Sigur Rós, an Icelandic band utilizing every instrument from bowed guitar to glockenspiel to oboe, visited Seattle on September 20th with a headlining show at the Paramount. For the concert, Sigur Rós was a bit stripped down, without brass and string sections. American concerts are set up through September and first half of […]

Photos: Sasquatch! Day 2 – Saturday w/ Divine Fits, Robert DeLong . . .

Day 2 of Sasquatch! continued strong with acts such as Divine Fits, The xx, Robert DeLong and others. We’ve got more photos to remember the event – or to see what we missed – from Abby Williamson. Thanks Abby! Divine Fits Robert DeLong Akron/Family Devendra Banhart Sigur Rós The xx Atlas Genius Rose Windows