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Volta Goes Viral … Maybe

Over the past few days we've been receiving emails about an odd MySpace friend of Björk's (bottom right on her list of "friends"), itshardtofindbandnames. Location: Iceland. Name: Gerome Voltaire. The page for Mr. (or Ms.?) itishardtofindbandnames, created on 3/21, has interesting snippets of audio, bizarre video, and this message:What I'm… More »

By: Stereogum / March 28, 2007

Björk’s Volta Cover

Bjö's got the goods for our massive graphic designer contingent. Feast your eyes on the cover of Volta. An artistic depiction loosely based on reality, eh? Like we have to ask. More »

By: Stereogum / March 23, 2007

Björk Tö Töur

North Americans, rejoice. Icelandic art queens aren't just for the Sasquatch!-and-Coachella set anymore; Björk has announced a series of shows on this fair continent for the month of May, kicking off with what is already the hot-ticket of Spring '07: 5/2 at Radio City Music Hall. Check the dates (via… More »

By: Stereogum / March 20, 2007

Tattoo You

We just came across a post by What Would Jesus Blog? that's assembled an impressive collection of rocker tattoos for your perusal. It's a veritable internet parlor wall of skin art shots and may help YOU decide which tat to get next. Some suggestions: For the Elliott Smith fan, a tastefully subtle and… More »

By: Stereogum / February 16, 2007

New Bjork Album To Feature Antony, Timbaland

Bjork talks new record! Well, as NME says,'s "official correspondent" Meester Fly has posted this report on the site after a correspondence with our favorite Icelandic siren. Details are still sketchy, but we can look forward to Timbaland production, Lightning Bolt percussion, and the gotta-hear-it-to-believe-it sound of Antony and Bjork… More »

By: Stereogum / January 19, 2007

Sugarcubes Reunion

Via"Nearly 20 years ago The Sugarcubes put out on their own label Smekkleysa SM, their first single Birthday. This release was the start to the splendid career of The Sugarcubes, and impressive releases of Icelandic artists in Iceland and abroad alike. These first steps made by The Sugarcubes have made and everlasting… More »

By: Scott Lapatine / September 18, 2006

Stereogum Readers Poll: Miss Indie Rock 2005

The "indie rock hottie" poll took forever 'cause none of you spell the same way. And then I had to research who was in what band. So that's why I'm listing the ENTIRE tally before revealing who won. Plus, some of you were pretty explicit about Tegan NOT SARA and vice versa. I took the… More »

By: Scott Lapatine / December 22, 2005

Björkestra at Galapagos

Travis Sullivan's Galapagos. Travis Sullivan arranges Björk's signature sound for large jazz ensemble, and it sounds pretty great. In fact, I haven't been able to listen to "Army of Me" since the summer of '95, when it was on the… More »

By: jed / September 8, 2005

Weird New Bjork Video

Spike Jonze directed it. An anthropomorphic cat co-stars. What's not to like? Watch here (Real). More »

By: Stereogum / January 21, 2005

Björk VS Beyonce

Crazy Björk blasts Beyonce for selling her soul to the devil (via Ireland Online)."I love her voice, but maybe not what she stands for. I'm really pisssed off she's doing all of those commercials. I can't believe she did Pepsi. Doing that is like selling your soul to the devil. Maybe it's different… More »

By: Stereogum / October 27, 2004

Björk’s Vocals-Only CD

"Instruments are so over." Really Björk? You don't think you're pushing it just a little? I guess I'll reserve judgment until I hear it. Medulla features collaborations with Inuit throat-singer Tanya Tagaq as well as Mike Patton (former Faith No More throat-singer). A few years ago my friend Adam turned his office into… More »

By: Stereogum / August 4, 2004
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