on the 2016 summer solstice, sigur rós unveiled a 24-hour ‘slow tv’ event live on iceland’s national television – and streamed live globally via youtube – set to a constantly evolving soundtrack based around elements of their latest song óveður. ‘route one’ is a 1332km journey the whole way round iceland’s coastal ring road, you can now relive that journey in full 1080p hd or 4k 360°.

Route One - 360

experience “route one” in 4k 360°

for best results use chrome or the ios/android youtube app

Route One - 1080p HD

relive “route one” in full 1080p hd

360° & signed ‘google cardboard’ competition

using the ios / android youtube app, you can use a google cardboard glasses to enhance the 360° experience.

we have a limited number of google cardboard glasses available to win – signed by the band – to enter please follow the link below and subscribe to our youtube channel or enter via email. this competition is open to all current subscribers of sigur rós on youtube as well as all new subscribers & email entrants.

competition ends midnight gmt july 25th

enter here

ios “route one” audio app

also available to fans is an ios audio app, which interprets and evolves the musical structure of the band’s new song ‘óveður’ in a unique way each and every time it is played. this is the same tech that was used to generate the soundtrack to the live route one broadcast in real time. now it is available for everyone to play with at their leisure.


download route one on the app store