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  1. Big-screen sensuality as work of Bjork becomes concert filmRead the original story w/Photo

    56 min ago | Sunday Herald

    ... tour at Alexandra Palace in London and features songs from the album, specially designed instruments and a choir. Now Bjork's weird and wonderful work Biophilia, which explores the links between music and nature, has become a concert movie directed ...

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  2. UPDATE 1-Sax and the City: Kenny G hits sour note in China with Hong Kong visitRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Reuters

    ... to ensure concerts and their performers are politically correct. In 2008, a pro-Tibet outburst by Icelandic singer Bjork at a Shanghai concert infuriated Beijing, which immediately launched a crackdown to tighten controls on foreign singers ...

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  3. Following Chinese Outcry, Kenny G Distances Self from Hong Kong ProtestersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Voice of America

    ... pushing for less political influence from Beijing in selecting the territory's leadership. In 2008, Icelandic singer Bjork made a pro-Tibet statement during a Shanghai concert, triggering a crackdown on foreign musicians. China also tightened rules ...

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  4. Kenny G stirs controversy with visit to Hong Kong protestRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Seattle Times

    ... bridled at foreign artists' taking a public stance that opposes the will of Beijing. In 2008, the Icelandic singer Bjork yelled "Tibet! Tibet!" during a song about independence at a concert in Shanghai. The outburst prompted government restrictions ...

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  5. Portland's Greylag Share A Playlist of Songs that InspireRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Guitar World

    ... got the guitar to produce that kind of sound. I'm glad he did though, its my favorite off loveless. This is off Bjork's Vespertine album and it's so hard to choose a favorite from that great record. She made it with Valgeir Sigirdsson from above. ...

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  6. Kenny G Vexes Beijing Brass with Visit to Hong Kong ProtestRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Voice of America

    ... o play in recent years, it has also reacted strongly to those who share dissenting opinions. In 2008, Icelandic singer Bjork made a pro-Tibet statement during a Shanghai concert, triggering a crackdown on foreign musicians.

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  7. Film review: Bjork: BiophiliaRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Get Reading

    Capturing the live performance yet not living up to it, while at the same time adding another layer to the Biophilia experience, BjA rk: Biophilia as a film is a crucial part of the bonkers Icelander's artistic venture If you didn't, the cinematic release of the theatrical arm of the Icelandic artist's fascinating, ambitious and pioneering multimedia project is perhaps the next best way to involve yourself in the immersive, hypnotic stage experience. Directed by Reading's own Peter Strickland, acclaimed director of the remarkable Berberian Sound Studio, this is no ordinary concert film.

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  8. Nick Mulvey covers Bj rk's 'Bachelorette' for NME - watchRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | NME

    ... a member of the Portico Quartet and his debut solo LP 'First Mind' is up for this year's Mercury. Meanwhile, Bjork 's film Biophilia Live is set for release on DVD and Bluray on November 24. Biophilia Live was filmed during the final night of ...

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  9. Johnny Coca tipped to helm MulberryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 20 | ContactMusic.com

    ... be'' contracted to another company, adding that the brand ''won't announce anything until the planets are aligned''. Bjork's fans will adore this film, which captures the last night of her Biophilia world tour with remarkable artistry and an... One ...

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  10. Reggae Singer John Holt Dies At 69Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 20 | ContactMusic.com

    ... career and became a renowned name in reggae after his song Stick By Me became Jamaica's biggest-selling hit in 1972. Bjork's fans will adore this film, which captures the last night of her Biophilia world tour with remarkable artistry and an... One ...

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  11. Larry Flynt's Daughter Seriously Injured In Car CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 20 | ContactMusic.com

    ... one of Flynt's five children, is believed to have suffered a serious head injury when she was thrown from the vehicle. Bjork's fans will adore this film, which captures the last night of her Biophilia world tour with remarkable artistry and an... ...

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  12. Hubert de Givenchy calls modern fashion 'vulgar'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 20 | ContactMusic.com

    ... and helped me, as he did with many others. He was always ready to advise and help; he was an excellent person.'' Bjork's fans will adore this film, which captures the last night of her Biophilia world tour with remarkable artistry and an... One of ...

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  13. The Defiled Play Iceberg Gig In GreenlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 20 | ContactMusic.com

    ... was cold, I don't think any of us noticed once we got started as the stage location literally takes your breath away." Bjork's fans will adore this film, which captures the last night of her Biophilia world tour with remarkable artistry and an... ...

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  14. Easy Rider Bike Sold At Auction Amid ControversyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 20 | ContactMusic.com

    ... one (bike) is real; I know there are two bikes out there that are both authenticated by Haggerty. That's not right." Bjork's fans will adore this film, which captures the last night of her Biophilia world tour with remarkable artistry and an... One ...

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  15. This Week In Trailers: Magical Universe, Bjork: Biophilia Live, Layover, Sacro GRARead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 19 | /film

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  16. Stephen Gately's Family Wants Probe Five Years On From DeathRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 19 | ContactMusic.com

    ... get 60 per cent of Stephen's estate. Our mum and dad will get a fraction, but the estate still hasn't been settled." Bjork's fans will adore this film, which captures the last night of her Biophilia world tour with remarkable artistry and an... One ...

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  17. Black Widow Rocker Loses Cancer BattleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 19 | ContactMusic.com

    ... late 1960s. The band, famous for its occult imagery and Satanic references, scored a hit album in 1970 with Sacrifice. Bjork's fans will adore this film, which captures the last night of her Biophilia world tour with remarkable artistry and an... ...

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  18. T.i. Braves Ebola Outbreak To Headline Gig In AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 19 | ContactMusic.com

    ... in West Africa earlier this year (14), with Nigeria, Liberia and Sierra Leona among the worst affected countries. Bjork's fans will adore this film, which captures the last night of her Biophilia world tour with remarkable artistry and an... One of ...

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  19. Gena Rowlands Lands Lifetime Achievement HonourRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 19 | ContactMusic.com

    ... Influence, while more recently she has appeared in The Notebook and The Skeleton Key and shows such as Ncis and Monk. Bjork's fans will adore this film, which captures the last night of her Biophilia world tour with remarkable artistry and an... One ...

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  20. Malin Akerman's son speaks 3 languagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 19 | ContactMusic.com

    ... you feel for your child. You need nothing else in the world but your child. That's it. He's the air that I breathe.'' Bjork's fans will adore this film, which captures the last night of her Biophilia world tour with remarkable artistry and an... ...

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