Tag Archives: sigur ros

QC PROFILE: ÓLÖF ARNALDS

by chris duffy (photos by brittany bartley) It began raining as I made my way from the nearest subway station to the dimly lit recesses of Union Hall in Brooklyn. I was happy that the venue wasn’t too far from my home in Crown Heights and was enjoying my saunter through the calm of the [...]

IT’S NOT ME, IT’S YOU

by cheryl santa maria Love Lily Allen.  I can’t wait for her new album to come out this week!  And if you haven’t jumped on the Lily Allen bandwagon yet (seriously, what’s wrong with you?) Now’s your chance.  She’s practically giving the thing away! Artist: Lily Allen Song: He Wasn’t There … It’s Not Me, [...]

THE SOUNDS OF GAMING

by greg dybec There is no doubt that video game trailers have been introducing some pretty interesting music lately. All you need to do is sit down in front of a TV for a few minutes before coming across a commercial for a new game that is as musically enticing as it is visually. It [...]

GOOD NOON

by bmac A kid I know loves to answer the phone at exactly 12pm just so he can say “Good Noon”. It’s pretty funny. Here’s a little treasure I found this morning. A random mash-up, but amazingly executed by Emancipator. Good noon, peoples. SHOOK – SIGUR ROS/MOB DEEP MASH:

QC MIXTAPE VOL. 3 (JULY 6-12)

by john e. glasgow Hi people, here’s our newest mixtape filled with all the mp3′s featured on QuietColor this week. What a strange and interesting week. Today I got caught in a thunderstorm driving a convertible. It was magical. I leave you with an excerpt from Kurt Vonnegut’s book Hocus Pocus, published in 1990. She [...]

QC STAFF PICKS: BEST ALBUMS OF ’08

by the QC staff Alright so we all know the deal as New Year’s Eve approaches. Everyone does their yearly countdowns from moments to music to bla bla bla. Well the truth is, we drink heavily in December and we’re not going to feel like counting. We’re approaching mid-July and already some serious albums have [...]

QC MIXTAPE VOL. 1 (JUNE 22-28)

by bmac Listen up folks. From now on, every Sunday we will create a post that contains all of the amazing music from the previous week of QC. Each track can be streamed or saved separately, or you can grab a zip with all of the songs in one place. Here’s everything from last week. [...]

QC REVIEW: SIGUR RS

by kevin diamond Listen, Sigur Rs, some of us have fucking day jobs, ok? Your cinematic soundscapes may have been fascinating when we were in college, skipping class to smoke opium and pig out on dining hall food. But how do you expect a 9-to-5er like me to take time out of his busy schedule [...]

SIGUR RS TOUR DATES RELEASED

by marty Sigur Rs, fresh off returning from a 3 stop tour in Mexico, has announced that their new album, “Me su eyrum vi spilum endalaust,” will be released on June 23, 2008. The album, whose title means, “With a buzz in our ears we play endlessly” features the track “Gobbledigook,” the first single [...]