Tagged: bjork


MoMA Announces Full-Scale Björk Retrospective for 2015

Last week New York’s Museum of Modern Art announced that Björk’s Biophilia app would be the first mobile application in their collection, and today, according to The New York Times, they’ve taken their fascination with … read more »

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BjöRk’s Biophilia to Be Used in European Primary Schools

Biophilia, Björk’s LP from 2011, has been given a new lease of life. Earlier this week, it was announced that the album—which was released through a series of iOS applications—will be acquired by New York’s … read more »

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Death Grips Drop Surprise Album with Björk, niggas on the moon

niggas on the moon is the funniest mixtape title I’ve ever heard. I instantly thought of both the short-lived UPN sitcom “Homeboys in Outer Space” and the Gil Scott-Heron poem

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Oscars Style: 15 Musicians on the Red Carpet

The Oscars Red Carpet is generally a snoozefest, because the pressure to look perfect is so intense that most people just play it safe. But leave it to the many musicians who have rolled through … read more »

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Stream: Bjork, “Virus”

A new track from Bjork’s multimedia extravaganza has gone viral on the interwebs. Appropriately called “Virus,” it’s an extended metaphor discussing love’s likeness to a virus, which needs a host to propagate. It’s at once … read more »

POSTED August 8, 2011 10:48AM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (2) TAGS: ,

Video: Bjork, “Crystalline”

Bjork‘s new album Biophilia, due September 27th, is also a multimedia project she created with app developer Scott Snibble and design studio M/M Paris, as narrated by David Attenborough. Singles will be released as programs … read more »

POSTED July 26, 2011 10:17AM IN MUSIC VIDEO Comments (1) TAGS: , ,

What Will Bjork and Omar Souleyman’s Album Sound Like?

The kind voices on NPR have spent a lot of time discussing Omar Suleiman in the last month. He’s the man Hosni Mubarak chose to serve as the Vice President of Egypt in January, and … read more »

POSTED February 18, 2011 3:30PM IN MUSIC NEWS, MUSIC VIDEO Comments (2) TAGS: , , ,

Video: Gil Scott-Heron, “New York is Killing Me”

There’s no better way to visually express New York’s oppressive heft than through the turgid monotony of the subway tunnels. How did director Chris Cunningham know this? He is British, but then he’s an artist, … read more »

POSTED September 28, 2010 2:15PM IN MUSIC VIDEO TAGS: , , ,

Stream: Antony & the Johnsons f. Björk, “Flétta”

Antony let Björk shine on this new jam from his aptly titled Swanlights (we still covet that stuffed animal dress she wore to the Oscars, y’all, Joan Rivers can eat it). “Flétta” unfurls like a … read more »

POSTED September 16, 2010 10:45AM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (1) TAGS: , , ,

Video: E-40 f. Björk, Laroo, The DB’z, Droop-E & B-Slimm, “Spend the Night”

Okay, so there’s no Björk cameo in “Spend the Night,” but you may recall that E-40‘s son Droop-E sampled a bunch of her vocals and she most graciously cleared them. It’s truly unfortunate they didn’t … read more »

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