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Premature Evaluation

Premature Evaluation: Björk Utopia

Björk has already been to hell. Her 2015 album, Vulnicura, was a raw portrait of grief, written and recorded in the months after she and…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | November 20, 2017 - 10:20 am

List

The 50 Best Albums Of 2017 So Far

Lizzy Goodman’s new book, Meet Me In The Bathroom, documents an era in rock music that many of us remember well. It uses oral history…
Stereogum | June 6, 2017 - 11:00 am

Straight To Video

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

Lil Dicky spent $700,000 on his "Pillow Talking" video. It is 11 minutes long, and the song plays for all of it. It features CGI…
Tom Breihan | April 14, 2017 - 4:25 pm

More Arca stories

Arca Designs $6450 BDSM Headphones

Arca is no stranger to high fashion, fetish gear, or, of course, music. And now, as Pitchfork points out, the Venezuelan experimental producer has combined…
Peter Helman | May 9, 2018 - 5:04 pm

Arca – “Fetiche”

Arca had a good 2017. Exactly one year and three days ago, the Venezuelan producer released his fractured, beautiful self-titled album. And then, seven months…
Peter Helman | April 10, 2018 - 7:13 pm

Björk Addresses Fans Who Are Upset That Arca Is In Her New Video

Björk's 2017 release, Utopia, opens with an epic song called "Arisen My Senses," and just yesterday we were treated to a video for it. Jesse…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | December 19, 2017 - 11:30 am

Björk – “Arisen My Senses” Video (Feat. Arca)

Björk released her new album Utopia last month, and she's already made lush, surreal videos for the album tracks "The Gate," "Blissing Me," and "Utopia."
Tom Breihan | December 18, 2017 - 9:34 am

Stream Björk Utopia

Utopia is Björk's proverbial light at the end of the tunnel. Having plumbed the depths of sorrow on 2015's Vulnicura, on her new LP she…
Chris DeVille | November 24, 2017 - 12:00 am

Wench – “Sick” & “Elmo” Videos

A couple years ago, Arca and Hood By Air's Shayne Oliver unveiled their new collaboration Wench. The project's been pretty quiet since then, but today…
James Rettig | September 12, 2017 - 2:08 pm

Björk On New LP: “This Is Like My Tinder Album”

Yesterday, Björk launched a pre-order for her new album -- the follow-up to 2015's Vulnicura -- with the promise that it was "coming out very…
James Rettig | August 3, 2017 - 11:51 am

Straight To Video

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

Lil Dicky spent $700,000 on his "Pillow Talking" video. It is 11 minutes long, and the song plays for all of it. It features CGI…
Tom Breihan | April 14, 2017 - 4:25 pm

Arca – “Desafío” Video

Last week, Arca released his powerful new self-titled album. And in the videos he's made for songs from the album, we see Arca, in hard-to-explain…
Tom Breihan | April 10, 2017 - 9:44 am

Arca – “Saunter”

Arca's self-titled album sure is shaping up to be a thing of beauty. Our latest preview arrives today in the form of "Saunter," a skittery…
Chris DeVille | March 24, 2017 - 9:43 am

Straight To Video

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

This week, because of a music video, the President of the United States of America got all pissy with a '90s G-funk icon. Never let…
Tom Breihan | March 17, 2017 - 11:29 am

Arca – “Reverie” Video

At one point, Arca's forthcoming self-titled LP was to be called Reverie, and today we get to hear what would have been the album's title…
Pranav Trewn | March 16, 2017 - 12:47 pm

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

PSA: "SLIDE" WILL BE ELIGIBLE NEXT WEEK!!! So please: Do not get all whiny in the comments about "Slide"'s omission. Anyhow, it's about 70 degrees…
Stereogum | February 24, 2017 - 4:47 pm
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