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  1. The View From Rihanna's ANTIdiaRy BedroomRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | MTV

    ... virtual-reality music videos, or just the digital equivalent of a CD booklet. The most celebrated example of this is Bjork 's 2011 Biophilia app, now part of the MoMA collection . A visual constellation of the album's song titles will lead you to a ...

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  2. East India Youth readies himself for Laneway FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 25 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... and a few songs in you're thinking- Hang on! How did I get here !" Which favourite albums, exactly? He mentions Bjork's Homogenic , The Age of Adz by Sufjan Stevens, Ladies and Gentlemen, We Are Floating In Space by Spiritualized, assorted well-worn ...

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  3. The mobile app as a music format: fad or the future?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 25 | Edinburgh-festivals.com

    ... a visual treat as it is an audible one. To coincide with the release of her 2011 album Biophilia , Icelandic innovator Bjork released an accompanying mobile application complete with over ten different sections (one based on each track from the ...

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  4. 9/8: Rock, Relax and RefillRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2011 | NBC Philadelphia

    Dirty Projectors : Brooklyn boys the Dirty Projectors invade the Troc tonight. The experimental indie band, that changes their line-up just about every year, have released ten albums, the latest with Bjork benefitting the National Geographic Society - now that's something to talk about.

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  5. Top five albums of the weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 14 | Cornish Guardian

    ... 20 hit in 2013's debut If You Leave, gets expansive on their second album, often entering Sigur Ros and Vespertine-era Bjork territory. Marry that to breathy singer Elena Tonra's more sexualised lyrics (sex as hopeless weapon than in any way erotic) ...

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  6. High notes and low in year of extremesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2015 | Boston.com

    ... practice has expanded beyond pop and rock, with collections coming from Prince, George Strait, Beach House, Drake, and Bjork, among others. A few artists upped the ante by making their gotcha releases free (some for a short time only) including ...

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  7. Watch Bjork in a TV special when she was 11 years oldRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2015 | Boing Boing

    In 1976, an 11 year old Bjork, participated in a christmas special for Icelandic TV station RUV in which she read the nativity story while accompanied by music played by fellow students from the Reykjavik children's music school. Bjork has become known for rocking some stunning embroidered masks.

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  8. Get a 360-Degree Bjork Experience With Her New Interactive 'Stonemilker' AppRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2015 | Billboard

    Bjork 's 2011 album Biophilia featured 10 songs, each released as an app for mobile devices. Her fantastic 2015 follow-up Vulnicura was released two months ahead of schedule with no promotional singles, but the iconic artist is doing plenty to maintain the interactive element her work is known for.

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  9. Bjork launches virtual reality app for iPhone and iPadRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2015 | Mashable

    Earlier this year we told you about experimental musicologist Bjork's dive into the world of virtual reality. Back then, the singer's VR video was only available at special performances and on YouTube.

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  10. Journey through a season of Scandinavian cinema at Exeter PhoenixRead the original story

    Dec 18, 2015 | This Is Exeter

    ... Heima presents an intimate journey with the band to unannounced concerts in far flung Scandinavian locations, while Bjork: Biophilia Live explores the wacky Icelandic songstress' fascinating multidisciplinary multimedia project, Biophilia. It's not ...

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  11. Alternative Folk Collective Snowpoet Present 'Mermaid'Read the original story

    Nov 20, 2015 | Mi2n

    ... perfect sound, and had the track mastered by Grammy-nominated and MPG Mastering Engineer Award winner, Mandy Parnell (Bjork's 'Biophilia') in order to maintain depth and dynamism. Representing the continued refinement of their already sophisticated ...

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  12. Bjork produces another stunningly bizarre vid, "Mouth Mantra"Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2015 | PanArmenian Network

    PanARMENIAN.Net - Never one to do things that are either easy, average or boring, Iceland's finest experimental artist, Bjork , has produced yet another stunningly bizarre and oddly beautiful video for her latest single, 'Mouth Mantra' , Gigwise said. Taken from the 2015 album Vulnicura, the video for the new single has been filmed inside the singer's own mouth, with parts of her vocal apparatus pulsating in time with the skittish electronic beats of 'Mouth Mantra'.

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  13. Alternative Folk Collective Snowpoet Present 'Mermaid'Read the original story

    Nov 20, 2015 | Mi2n

    ... perfect sound, and had the track mastered by Grammy-nominated and MPG Mastering Engineer Award winner, Mandy Parnell (Bjork's 'Biophilia') in order to maintain depth and dynamism. Representing the continued refinement of their already sophisticated ...

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  14. Wayne Coyne reveals details about the Flaming Lips' over-the-top tour with Miley CyrusRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2015 | Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch

    ... eccentricity - "That's our gal!" he exclaims - and her pipes, which he says reminds him of both Dusty Springfield and Bjork. The Dead Petz shows so far have kicked off with "Party In the U.S.A.," "Dooo It!," and "Love Money Party" - "tracks we all ...

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  15. #BJORK Bjork turns 50 20 PicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2015 | Daily Star

    Icleandic singer Bjork turns 50, take a look through her career highlights, from that one crazy outburst with a reporter to the outrageous outfits we all know and love.

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  16. PhotosBjork At 50 - " The Iconic Artist's Life And Career In PicturesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2015 | NME

    ... phrase for Cork The Bitch's Ass, she ended up in The Sugarcubes, whose first single 'Birthday', released in Iceland on Bjork's 21st birthday, was an indie hit in the UK in 1987. The Sugarcubes released three albums, but midway through promoting ...

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  17. Tanya Tagaq on Nanook of the North and being compared to BjorkRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2015 | City Pages

    ... for it to be a job. In 2001, I was showing my paintings at a festival, and did some throat singing. Some friends of Bjork were there, and they got a hold of her, and she booked me on the 2001 Vespertine World Tour. So I thought, 'Oh. If it's good ...

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  18. Bjork's Vulnicura named Rough Trade's Album of the YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2015 | Music-News.com

    ... lnicura is BjA rk's first release since the 2011 album and multimedia project Biophilia. Vulnicura is available at www.bjork.com.

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  19. Bjork on Iceland Environmental Danger: 'We Ask the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2015 | Billboard

    Icelandic artist Bjork and environmental activist Andri Snaer Magnason put together a press conference at Iceland Airwaves to stress the pressing issue to preserve Iceland's Highlands from the Icelandic government. Prior to the conference, Bjork posted a video calling for help.

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  20. Way Back Wednesday: BjorkRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2015 | Creative Loafing Tampa

    ... dullness is a brand new Way Back Wednesday. Today I'm exploring the sounds of ever-intriguing Iceland artist, Bjork. Bjork is one of the more eclectic musicians I was exposed to in the '90s. She blended elements of trip hop, ...

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