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EDITORS’ NOTES

Sigur Rós' earth-shattering post-rock may be built on intricate arrangements, but their minimalist aesthetic holds all the power. It's an effect heard on Radiohead's warped, hypnotic elegy "Daydreaming,” which builds around a melancholic piano that unlocks otherworldly sounds out of seemingly nothing, and in Ólafur Arnalds' ethereal string-and-piano epics, which echo Iceland's desolate beauty.

EDITORS’ NOTES

Sigur Rós' earth-shattering post-rock may be built on intricate arrangements, but their minimalist aesthetic holds all the power. It's an effect heard on Radiohead's warped, hypnotic elegy "Daydreaming,” which builds around a melancholic piano that unlocks otherworldly sounds out of seemingly nothing, and in Ólafur Arnalds' ethereal string-and-piano epics, which echo Iceland's desolate beauty.

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