This year, Sigur Rós’ Ágætis byrjun turns 20. To celebrate, the Icelandic post-rock band is reissuing the album in a number of different formats via Krunk Records on June 21. The album will be released as a standard 2xLP edition, a limited edition 7xLP box set featuring 3 LPs of rarities and a 2xLP live recording, as well as a hardbound book, and a linen bound box. A four-CD expanded edition will also be released. Take a look at the rarities tracklist below and hear a live recording of “Flugufrelsarinn.” See more about these editions here.
Sigur Rós Ágætis byrjun 3 x LP – Demos and Rarities (109 minutes):
Svefn-g-englar (Live at Popp í Reykjavík, 1998)
Starálfur (Original speed version)
Flugufrelsarinn (1998 Demo)
Ný batterí (Instrumental)
Hjartað hamast (bamm bamm bamm) (1995 Demo)
Viðrar vel til loftárása (Alternative ending)
Olsen Olsen (1998 Demo)
Ágætis byrjun (1998 Demo)
Hugmynd 1 (1998 Demo)
Hugmynd 2 (1998 Demo)
Hugmynd 3 (1998 Demo)
Debata mandire (Live at Laugardashöll, 1999)
Rafmagnið búið (From Ný batterí EP, 2000)
Ágætis byrjun is featured on our list of 10 Essential Post-Rock Albums.