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  1. Bjork Announces Virtual Reality Exhibition In London, Plus Single Live ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | ContactMusic.com

    Bjork Digital comes to London's Somerset House in September, along with a single live show at the Royal Albert Hall. An exhibition marking the experimental visual work of the ground-breaking singer Bjork is to be held in London's Somerset House this autumn - along with a single live show at the Royal Albert Hall.

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  2. Latitude 2016: Norwich's own Let's Eat Grandma deliver spellbinding setRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | Evening News

    ... another Norwich band - now split Bearsuit. Stylistically, both singers bare a slight resemblance to Icelandic singer Bjork, flitting between gentle sighs and full blown yelp - but a tuneful one. By the time their 35 minute set is over, the pair have ...

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  3. New Game: BiophiliaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | MobyGames

    Biophilia is a companion app to the Bjork album of the same title. Each song on the album, save for "Cosmogony", is represented by a sub-app that takes the form of a mini-game or interactive art piece.

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  4. Hands on with Nura headphones that adapt to your unique hearing profileRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 4 | Mashable

    ... suggested the final product would be less invasive, however, as the trial unit relies on commercially Listening to Bjork's 'Venus As A Boy' the Nura's brought exceptionally bright but not harsh highs and pleasantly warm mids," he said. "Perhaps the ...

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  5. Bjork's VR album is a work in progress, just like the medium itselfRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 2 | Engadget

    Bjork Digital is almost Bjork: The Theme Park. The installation, which opened in Tokyo earlier this week, includes a movie theater showing a two-hour-long showcase of the artist's videography.

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  6. Bjork will wear 3D-printed masks in upcoming shows because BjorkRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 1 | TechCrunch

    ... you. Click on the button below to subscribe and wait for a new Facebook message from the TC Messenger news bot. Singer Bjork has commissioned a set of wild 3D-printed masks for her upcoming shows. These masks, made in conjunction with MIT's Mediated ...

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  7. China bans Lady Gaga after the pop superstar meets with the Dalai LamaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 29 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    ... Wall Street Journal reported that Chinese officials began taking a harder look at Western musicians after the singer Bjork shouted "Tibet! Tibet!" at a Shanghai venue in 2008. A year later, the band Oasis was banned, perhaps because lead guitarist ...

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  8. Lady Gaga caught in bad romance with China after meeting Dalai LamaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 28 | Manila Bulletin

    ... regulates the activities of foreign artists in China, did not respond to calls for comment. In 2008, Icelandic singer Bjork shouted "Tibet! Tibet!" at a Shanghai concert after performing her song "Declare Independence", angering the government and ...

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  9. Lady Gaga Angers China With Dalai Lama MeetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 28 | LBC 97.3

    ... and media organisations had been ordered to stop uploading or distributing her songs. In 2008, Icelandic singer Bjork shouted "Tibet! Tibet!" at a Shanghai concert after performing her song "Declare Independence", which angered the government and ...

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  10. 'Anger' over Lady Gaga's pics with Dalai LamaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 28 | Iol.co.za

    ... regulates the activities of foreign artists in China, did not respond to calls for comment. In 2008, Icelandic singer Bjork shouted "Tibet! Tibet!" at a Shanghai concert after performing her song "Declare Independence", angering the government and ...

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  11. Thor blimey! Iceland minnows invoke Norse gods, man-mountain TV...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 25 | Daily Mail

    ... 'Scandi Noir' series Trapped, in which he played an enigmatic detective Another famous Icelandic export, the singer Bjork, will also be following the match closely, according to one of her former bandmates. Einar A-rn Benediktsson said: 'Sure she ...

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  12. Meeting that enraged 1.3b peopleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2016 | NEWS.com.au

    ... by celebrities and Tibetan Buddhists in Europe and the US - who wish to be their own independent nation. Pop singer Bjork is one of many high-profile celebrities who have publicly supported the 'Free Tibet' movement. She caused outrage by calling ...

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  13. Laura Mvula: 'Music industry is sexist'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2016 | BBC News

    ... a star". "I just really wanted to be taken seriously as a musician for my intelligence more than my body," she added. Bjork said female artists often struggle to be heard, telling Pitchfork : "Everything that a guy says once, you have to say five ...

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  14. Bj rk Digital Teams Up With River Studios For "Vulnicura" Virtual Reality AlbumRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2016 | Freshnews

    As part of the Bjork Digital Tour, world-renowned artist Bjork, and San Francisco virtual reality studio, River Studios has teamed up to create an immersive musical experience: Vulnicura VR , the first virtual reality music album. The combination of Bjork's creativity and River Studios' VR technology allows fans to explore the album in a completely new fashion.

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  15. Bjork's new virtual reality experience may be better than Bjork in real lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2016 | Mashable

    Tucked into the corner of a carnivorous hall Saturday night rather than on a stage, the singer was surrounded by plants and barely visible, except to those who managed to elbow their way to the front. Others tried to spy her through the magnifying powers of their smartphone camera.

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  16. Bjork teleports fans to Iceland with new virtual reality experienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2016 | The Globe and Mail

    Singer Bjork speaks during a panel discussion at the 2012 Armory Show art fair in New York March 8, 2012. Singer Bjork speaks during a panel discussion at the 2012 Armory Show art fair in New York March 8, 2012.

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  17. Bjork and HTC team for "Vulnicura" VR AlbumRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2016 | SlashGear.com

    Bjork has announced the launch of her eighth studio album called "Vulnicura" and this album brings with it a claimed first for the music industry. The album will have a corresponding VR Album Exhibition as part of an 18 moth Bjork Digital world tour that is kicking off with the album.

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  18. Bjork Launches Virtual Reality ExhibitionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2016 | RollingStone

    Bjrk is one to push the envelope when it comes to technology and immersive experiences, including her multimedia approach to 2011's Biophilia and more recently having released her " Stonemilker " video from last year's Vunicura as a virtual reality app. For her latest foray into virtual reality, the singer is bringing her native Iceland to fans during her Bjrk Digital exhibition, which launches on Friday in Sydney, Australia.

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  19. Bjork Talks Inequality Actresses Face: 'It's Just a Nightmare How They're Treated'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2016 | Billboard

    Bjork won numerous awards -- including the Cannes prize for Best Actress -- for starring in and scoring the 2000 film Dancer in the Dark . Between acting and music videos -- and even acting in music videos -- the performance aspect has long been central to the Icelandic artist's persona.

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  20. Bjork Calls Out 'boys' Club' In Music IndustryRead the original story

    Jun 1, 2016 | WENN Blog

    Bjork has compared the music industry to that of an old "boys' club" with the sexism she's faced. The Iceland-born, New York-based singer feels she's been "very lucky" to have achieved success within her music career, making a name for herself from the time she fronted punk rock band The Sugarcubesin the mid-1980s.

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