Put an “S” in my ask & I’ll tell you a favorite song of mine. Put a “C” in my ask & I’ll tell you one of my favorite celebrities. Put an “F” in my ask & I’ll tell you a fact about me. Put an “A” in my ask & I’ll tell you something that no one knows about me. Put an “H” in my ask & I’ll tell you something that makes me happy. Put an “I” in my ask & I’ll tell you something that inspires me. Put an “M” in my ask & I’ll tell you something that makes me mad.
“the band really found their feet with their second album, the masterpiece that is ágætis byrjun (a good beginning). the album was originally released only in iceland, but was discovered by brighton’s fatcat records, who snapped the band up and released the album in the uk in august 2000. the band attracted a huge critical acclaim throughout the world in the second half of 2000, particularly in america. this resulted in a frantic hunt by major us labels to secure the rights to their material in the states. large quantities of cash were offered, although in the end the band chose the deal which gave them most artistic freedom.”—Sigur-ros.co.uk (via sigurros-)
Interviewer:Um, Jón, if I could ask you a question that I think you probably are tired of answering... but it's one that I think everyone is curious about as soon as they get into Sigur Rós, which is... Hopelandic.
Jónsi:*sigh* *shakes head*
Interviewer:You're shaking your head.
Interviewr:This is the... language I guess that- is it most of the lyrics, some of the lyrics, all of the lyrics...-?