"Sigur Rós are widely recognised as men of mystery. Their enigmatic presence is matched by their music. Having a member of Radiohead, Philip Selway, present this award tells you just how much fellow musicians love them. They are like a latter day Pink Floyd - transporting and epic. And their contribution to music can be heard and felt everywhere."
Mojos motivering till varför Sigur Rós prisas i kategorin outstanding contribution to music.