Tuesday, June 24, 2008

The Worship-ness of Sigur Ros

From my e-buddy Joel Hartse:

Forget Matt Redman, MercyMe, Hillsong--the band most important to worship music today is an Icelandic post-rock quartet with pagan leanings and a gay lead singer whose lyrics are often made-up syllables with no distinct meaning. Ladies and Gentlemen: Sigur Ros.

Read the rest of the article here.

And for similar thoughts from me, you might want to check out this.

The new album, með suð í eyrum við spilum endalaust (say that real fast three times) is out today. Guess where I'm heading after work?

1 comment:

zalm said...

Amen to that.

Let's just say that if you saw me enjoying the new disc in my CD player this morning, you wouldn't guess that I'm Presbyterian.