New website opened

Monday, July 20th, 2009

Welcome to, the new official website of Jón Þór Birgisson and Alex Somers, aka Jónsi & Alex. Today also marks the release date of the pair’s first album, called ‘Riceboy Sleeps’, available in stores now worldwide, tomorrow (July 21st) in North America. Head over to the Music page to listen to the album, watch a video about the album, and of course buy the album if you feel like it.

On this site we’ve put together various info on Jónsi & Alex as well as samples of their work, including their music, visual art and recipes. Keep an eye on the site in the coming days, as we’ll be adding various tidbits and goodies to the site, including more photos and cooking videos, various new Jónsi & Alex merchandise, and some competitions.

We hope you enjoy what we have to offer on the site, feel free to send an email to if you have any comments or run into any problems on the site. Thanks!