Posts Tagged ‘Bjork’

Björk Collaborator The Haxan Cloak Says Tidal Ripped Him Off

As the music streaming wars heat up, one common story is that of artists being ripped off. From producers and songwriters, we’ve heard nightmare stories about bad deals and a business model that leaves a lot to be... Read more »

The Week On Twitter With Allan Kingdom, Bjork and Lil B

This week on Twitter: – Allan Kingdom gives advice on how to deal with haters – Bjork thanks Arca – Lil B prays for One Direction in the wake of their tragedy Here is the week... Read more »

The Best Music Videos of the Month (March 2015)

The best videos from the past month thrive at extremes. They range from high-energy dance parties (D.R.A.M.'s "Cha Cha" or FKA twigs' "Glass & Patron") to the profound loneliness of Holly Herndon's "Interference" or Earl Sweatshirt's... Read more »

Video: Björk – “Lionsong”

Clad in a skintight black bodysuit and an electric peacock headdress, Björk does her native Iceland proud with the exceptionally abstract video for “Lionsong.” This is the costume from the album cover, but it’s another thing... Read more »

Why Björk’s New Album Isn’t on Spotify

Streaming services have presented a uniquely modern set of issues for musicians. Some artists are happy just to get their music heard, and others have made it clear that they’re not willing to feed into this new... Read more »

Björk’s New Album “Vulnicura” Is Out Now

We're four years removed from Biophilia, the eighth studio album from Icelandic experimental pop queen Björk. Over the second half of 2014, there were whisperings of her next album, Vulnicura, which was rumored to be dropping... Read more »

Watch Björk Tell The Nativity Story on Icelandic TV Age 11

Happy Holidays! The video, which comes from 1976, sees Bjork telling the story of Jesus’ birth, accompanied by music played by students from the Reykjavík Children’s Music School. It came from a Christmas special for Icelandic TV station RUV. Watch the... Read more »

Björk, Lykke Li, and Dev Hynes Came to Watch Me Play The Same Song Over and Over

Ragnar Kjartansson is beaming at me, thumbs tucked into the belt loops of a three-piece pinstripe suit. His eyes are very blue, and he seems to be staring at the entire crowd at once. “It’s going to... Read more »

Listen to Nire’s Beautifully Twisted Remixes of FKA twigs, A$AP Ferg, Bjork, and Beyonce

We don’t know much about NYC producer Nire, but we do know that she can definitely put together a great remix. Jumping out the gate with the Plur Allure “remixtape,” Nire laces us with beautifully skewed versions... Read more »

Watch Jay Z Honor Björk by Playing “Pagan Poetry”

File this under “things you’d never expect to see at a Jay Z show.” During Jay Z’s concert in Uniondale, New York on Sunday night, the rapper decided to honor Björk–who was in the audience–by playing... Read more »