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Sigur Rós cover “The Rains of Castamere” for Game of Thrones

on April 03, 2014, 3:53pm

As you’re no doubt aware, Game of Thrones will return for its fourth season this Sunday, April 6th, on HBO. As previously reportedSigur Rós is set to make a cameo on the show, but their participation doesn’t end there. As Film Music Reporter points out, the band has also recorded a version “The Rains of Castamere”, the song written by George R.R. Martin that famously soundtracked the Red Wedding episode.

According to Amazon, Sigur Rós’ version will be available beginning April 13th. You can stream a short preview of the song here.

The National previously covered “The Rains of Castamere” for an episode in season two. Revisit their rendition below.

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