“We are simply gonna change music forever, and the way people think about music. And don’t think we can’t do it, we will.”

This claim may have seemed ridiculous when it was posted on the website of Icelandic rockers Sigur Rós back in 1999. But now, almost two decades on, few could dispute the enigmatic band’s radiant impact on modern rock music.

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