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Old songs in a new light

By Linda Laban
Globe Correspondent / November 6, 2007

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Sigur Ros Hvarf/Heim (XL Recordings) With no new songs, Sigur Ros's new double-EP set, "Hvarf/Heim," might raise accusations of money for old rope. However, these two separate recordings - one electric, one acoustic - form a haunting retrospective. The electric "Hvarf" (Icelandic for "disappeared") includes three previously unrecorded songs, some often performed live, along with new, expansive versions of "Von" ... (Full article: 186 words)

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