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Björk has been living in New York for a while now, and if you're in New York and you get a chance to see Jay Z live, you go; duh. Last night, Björk went to Jay's show at Long Island's Nassau…   Read Story »
Technological currents have carried us ever closer to cyborg status, our smartphones becoming more and more like permanent extensions of our hands. That includes at concerts, where shooting photo and…   Read Story »
Camera phones have been interfering with sight lines at concerts for years. Why, it was way back in 2010 that legendary opponents of contemporary culture the Black Crowes took an aesthetic stand…   Read Story »
At this point, Björk has been so esteemed for so long, and she's followed her own muse down so many rabbit holes, that she basically exists outside the context of circa-2013 music. She might show up…   Read Story »
This year's Bonnaroo curators covered important bases in terms of top-level talent: from iconic boomer-fare like Paul McCartney and Tom Petty, to iconic R&B fare like R. Kelly, to iconic…   Read Story »
Earlier this month, we learned that Sigur Rós would guest on, and provide music for, an episode of The Simpsons entitled "The Saga Of Carl," one that involves Homer's friend Carl returning to his…   Read Story »
We like to talk about artists' contradictory impulses, but with Björk, it's more apt to talk about unities. In a career that's nearing its fourth decade, she's coupled many of the major dualities:…   Read Story »
I don't know if it's a seasonal affective disorder thing or what, but this is the week when almost all the really good videos got all dark and twisty and Lynchian and strange. Other than the Best…   Read Story »
Björk will soon release her new album bastards, a collection of remixes of songs from her 2011 studio LP Biophilia. And now she's also given us a video for the Biophilia track "Mutual Core," which…   Read Story »
Next week, Björk will release bastards, a collection of remixes of tracks from her 2011 album Biophilia. We've already heard remixes from Death Grips, El Guincho, and Matthew Herbert, and the LP…   Read Story »