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Jon Thor Birgisson

Jón “Jónsi” Þór Birgisson is the guitarist and vocalist for the Icelandic post-rock band Sigur Rós. He is known for his use of a cello bow on guitar and his falsetto voice. Jónsi is blind in his right eye. He is openly gay, and his boyfriend Alex Somers has done much of the graphic design for Sigur Rós. They also perform together as an art collaboration called Jónsi & Alex. They released their self-titled first book in November 2006, which was an embossed hardcover limited to 1000 copies, along with their first album, Riceboy Sleeps, in July 2009.


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Born:
Apr 23, 1975 In Iceland
Movie/TV Credits:
4
First Appeared:
In the movie Screaming Masterpiece 2005-04-30
Latest Project:
Series Game of Thrones 2011-04-17
Known For
Poster of Game of Thrones
Poster of Go Quiet
Poster of Sigur Rós: Heima
Poster of Screaming Masterpiece
Filmography
Series Game of Thrones Musician 2011-04-17
Movie Go Quiet 2010-04-28
Movie Sigur Rós: Heima Himself 2007-09-27
Movie Screaming Masterpiece himself 2005-04-30