Sigur Rós have just announced Valtari Hour – a rolling, New Year’s Eve-style listening event celebrating the band’s new album, Valtari, which will happen worldwide on 17 May, 2012 at 7 pm in every time zone around the globe.
Valtari Hour is the special time when you can hear the band’s new record in its entirety. But where and how you do that is up to you.
The album will be playing via a special listening platform on the band’s website as well as via selected media partners, in record stores and on radio stations.
This is how we'll be spending our Valtari Hour: