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Listen to Jónsi’s “Gathering Stories” from the We Bought A Zoo Soundtrack

November 15, 2011 drainu182 2

Columbia Records will release the soundtrack for the original motion picture We Bought A Zoo on December 13th, 2011. The soundtrack is fully comprised of music by Sigur Rós front man and leading light, Jon Thor Birgisson, aka Jónsi and was composed at the personal request of We Bought A Zoo director – and huge Sigur Rós aficionado – Cameron Crowe. The soundtrack includes original music by Jónsi which plays an integral part to the film’s heartfelt emotional landscape.

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Jónsi Visits NPR, Creates Special Mix CD! (WIN IT HERE!)

October 1, 2010 drainu182 0

This month, Jónsi is heading out on a national tour coast to coast. He stopped by NPR this Monday. You can listen to it online at and check out their article about Jónsi unique tour here.

Check out the tour trailer here.

To celebrate the tour, we have a special mix CD giveaway made by Jónsi & Alex (his boyfriend and co-member of Riceboy Sleeps) of their favorite 13 songs. They did the artwork sleeve themselves, …

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Voodoo Experience 2010: Expanded Lineup Highlights Musical Melting Pot in New Orleans This Halloween Weekend: October 29, 30 and 31

August 27, 2010 drainu182 0

Every year the VOODOO EXPERIENCE has one of the most diverse artist line-ups of any musical event in America–an unbeatable mix of what’s cutting edge, iconic and traditional (New Orleans) that pays tribute to the music of the region. This year VOODOO–October 29, 30 and 31 at City Park in New Orleans–is even more musically expansive than before.

The two main Voodoo Ritual stages line-up will now include The Whigs, White Rabbits, Dead Confederate, River City Extension, Miracle …

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Voodoo Experience 2010: My Morning Jacket Added To Line-Up; One Click “Voodoo EZ Pay” Introduced

June 23, 2010 drainu182 0

My Morning Jacket will make their triumphant return to New Orleans this Halloween weekend when they join the recently announced line-up of this year’s VOODOO EXPERIENCE, set for October 29, 30 and 31 at City Park in New Orleans. They’ll join a bill comprised of headliners Ozzy Osbourne, Muse and Weezer and more than 100 acts from all genres of music. Other artists confirmed for New Orleans’ signature fall musical celebration include MGMT, Drake, Florence and the Machine, Paul