Sigur Rós headline Iceland Airwaves 2012

Iceland Airwaves is proud to announce that Sigur Rós is returning to the festival. It’s been 11 years since Sigur Rós last performed at Iceland Airwaves, after coming to international prominence with their second album 'Ágætis Byrjun'. In their first hometown show for four years, the band will close the festival with a performance at the new Laugardalshöll Arena on Sunday November 4.

Limited amount of tickets for the Sigur Rós special performance at Iceland Airwaves go on sale Monday May 14 at 10 am GMT via Icelandair packages and They will be available at a special low price to anyone holding an Iceland Airwaves package on a first-come-first-served basis until August 1st. General admission tickets for other Icelandair package customers will be available from noon May 16.

Coming on the back of a globetrotting festival run, and set to feature an expanded 11-piece line-up, the show will see the band pulling material from their entire catalogue, including the forthcoming sixth studio album, 'Valtari'.

Book your tickets through: (29 / 49 USD)* (29 / 49 CAD)* (175 / 295 DKK)* (175 / 295 NOK)* (215 / 366 SEK)* (25 / 39 EUR)* (25 / 39 EUR)* (25 / 39 EUR)* (19 / 35 GBP)* (21 / 36 EUR)*

*Lower price is available for Iceland Airwaves package customers until August 1st or while tickets last. Higher price is available for other packages.

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