Björk - Page 5

Björk Does “Crystalline” On Jools Holland

Björk hasn't exactly been giving the full-court promotional press to her new album Biophilia. But she did recently make an increasingly rare TV visit, showing…
Tom Breihan | November 23, 2011 - 8:53 am

Björk – “Thunderbolt” Video

Before we proceed, please be clear that this is no Michel Gondry studio affair but rather a sheerly live video. But given how few have…
Amrit Singh | November 3, 2011 - 11:06 am

Iceland Airwaves 2011 In Words And Photos

Last week, from Wednesday until Sunday, Reykjavik, Iceland hosted its annual Airwaves festival. It's an urban festival and a hell of a party, with the…
Amrit Singh | October 17, 2011 - 8:22 am

Stream Björk Biophilia

We still don't know too much about all the iPad-based extramusical content associated with Biophilia, the new album from Björk. But the album itself is…
Tom Breihan | October 5, 2011 - 2:28 pm

Premature Evaluation

Premature Evaluation: Björk Biophilia

Every Björk album has some sort of overarching concept that also serves as an attention-grabbing hook -- the Feminist World Warrior album, the A Capella…
Tom Breihan | September 30, 2011 - 11:02 am

Björk – “Moon” Video

Biophilia's release got pushed back a couple of weeks, but here's the clip for "Moon," which is basically an animated version of the album cover.
Corban Goble | September 26, 2011 - 10:36 am

Björk – “Moon”

Here's a new cut from Björk's high-concept forthcoming LP Biophilia called "Moon," a spare, swirling cut that puts Björk's cascading vocals up front. Previously on…
Corban Goble | August 22, 2011 - 4:38 pm

Björk – “Virus”

You've heard "Crystalline," "Cosmogony", and those Matthew Herbert remixes, but maybe it's "Virus" that will convince you to spring for the $812 edition of Biophilia.
Amrit Singh | August 8, 2011 - 9:44 am

Matthew Herbert Remixes Björk

Björk is one of the most remixed artists in my iTunes library, so it's no surprise that Omar Souleyman, Serban Ghenea, and Matthew Herbert have…
Scott Lapatine | August 4, 2011 - 12:11 pm

Björk’s Biophilia: The $800 Box Set

For the broader pop cultural population, Björk's brilliant musical creativity is surpassed by her eccentric personal brand. Not for nothing, I guess. To wit: Last…
Amrit Singh | August 3, 2011 - 8:12 am

Björk – “Crystalline” Video

Here's the eye popping first video from Björk's app album Biophilia. It was directed by Michel Gondry on Björk's home planet of Krypton. …
Scott Lapatine | July 26, 2011 - 8:24 am

Bon Iver Covers Björk

Yesterday was Bon Iver Day in Milwaukee and a couple of thousand folks in the city were lucky enough to celebrate with Justin Vernon himself…
Scott Lapatine | July 23, 2011 - 8:41 pm

Björk – “Cosmogony”

Following "Crystalline," we now have our first listen to "Cosmogony," another track from Björk's forthcoming interactive album/app Biophilia. Take a listen: …
Scott Lapatine | July 18, 2011 - 4:50 pm

Interview

Stereogum Q&A: Björk Talks Biophilia

Biophilia is one of 2011's best releases, even without the Apps, invented instruments, live shows, educational workshops, etc. The songwriting itself is sharp, the feel…
Brandon Stosuy | June 29, 2011 - 11:37 am

Björk – “Crystalline”

"Crystalline" is the first single from Bjork's Biophilia, the iPad-inspired multi-media LP that will celebrate "how sound works in nature, exploring the infinite expanse of…
Scott Lapatine | June 25, 2011 - 3:17 pm

Preview Björk’s “Crystalline”

Last month we learned a bit about Biophilia, Björk’s forthcoming multi-media album that will see each of its ten tracks released as an app. (She's…
Scott Lapatine | June 5, 2011 - 7:23 pm

Björk Launches Biophilia Website

Björk's next "album" Biophilia is a multimedia project that "celebrates how sound works in nature, exploring the infinite expanse of the universe, from planetary systems…
Brandon Stosuy | May 10, 2011 - 10:55 am

Best Covers

Download Ben Gibbard & Death Cab For Cutie’s Best Cover Songs

Last month Death Cab For Cutie returned to the spotlight with "You Are A Tourist," the great first single and video from their forthcoming Codes
Scott Lapatine | April 11, 2011 - 11:35 am

Björk Covers Joy Division

I "sang" "Love Will Tear Us Apart" at our 2010 staff Holiday party and supposedly sounded like "an Eastern European guy who'd never heard the…
Brandon Stosuy | January 10, 2011 - 12:22 pm

Hear New Björk Song In Alexander McQueen Tribute Film

A previously unreleased Björk song soundtracks Nick Knight's new 3-minute "fashion film" "To Lee, With Love, Nick," a tribute to her friend, the British fashion…
Brandon Stosuy | December 7, 2010 - 6:34 pm