Sigur Rós - Von
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Based on 6 reviews
1997 Ratings: #43 / 69
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Based on 62 ratings
1997 Ratings: #58
January 14, 1997 / Release Date
LP / Format
One Little Indian / Smekkleysa / Label
Post-Rock / Genres
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I'm on the fence over this recording. While bold in its exploratory objective, it seems primitive and raw which is not how I view their later recordings. However, it is nice to have access to an affordable reissue. My suggestion: 1st time listeners should seek out the spectacular 'Ágætis Byrjun'. Another significant option would be to check out your local library holdings and if available, Hoopla for a free streaming so that you can enjoy a proper introduction without plopping ... read more
A debut that's sufficinetly interesting, and opened the way for the 1999 colossus that followed.
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Track List

  1. Sigur Rós
  2. Dögun
  3. Hún Jörð …
  4. Leit að lífi
  5. Myrkur
  6. 18 sekúndur fyrir sólarupprás
  7. Hafssól
  8. Veröld ný og óð
  9. Von
  10. Mistur
  11. Syndir Guðs (Opinberun frelsarans)
  12. Rukrym
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