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  1. Footage emerges of a young Bj rk telling the nativity story - watchRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 24 | NME

    ... the nativity story in her native tongue whilst accompanied by music. Watch the clip in full here . Meanwhile, Bjork is set to release a career restrospective book in March 2015, featuring contributions from Chris Cunningham and Spike Jonze. BjA rk: ...

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  2. 11-Year-Old Bjork Reading The Nativity Story Will Grow Your Grinch-y Christmas Heart Three SizesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | Fast Company

    Four calling birds, three French hens, two turtle doves, and a young swan princess reading the nativity story in her native Icelandic. In 1976, long before Debut or the criminally underrated Gling-Glo or the Sugarcubes, an 11-year-old BjA rk was tapped by decision-makers at the ReykjavA k Children's Music School to read the story of Christmas on live television.

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  3. From Janet To Whitney To Bjork: 8 Acts Who Should Make The Rock And Roll Hall Of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | MTV

    ... first 1977 record (recorded when she was a pre-teen) to alt-rock act The Sugarcubes to her app-as-album Biophilia , Bjork has had a far-reaching and impressive career - to say the least. Also, imagine what she would wear to the induction ceremony ...

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  4. Icelander up for Golden GlobeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Iceland Review

    ... Game were each nominated in five categories. Johann is not the first Icelander to be nominated for a Golden Globe: Bjork was nominated in two categories for Dancer in the Dark , directed by Lars Von Trier. The Golden Globes are generally held to be ...

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  5. St. Vincent redefines the visual elements within a concert performanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Creative Loafing

    ... nd-narrow in her music. Off-kilter rhythms and odd instrumentation lean her music far closer to the experimentation of Bjork than Jenny

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  6. Stand TallRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | MetaFilter

    ... ed, pop/rock sound and turned a lot of headsa somewhat like if you had Shirley Manson and Garbage in a fist fight with Bjork.

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  7. Grammys' Alternative Album Category: The 10 Greatest InjusticesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | Billboard

    ... but on an artistic level, there's no comparison between an MTV Unplugged album and the kaleidoscopic genius of Bjork's Post . Sad bonus fact: Bjork has been nominated in this category six times and has yet to win! The Susan Lucci of the Grammys ...

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  8. Review: 'Bjork: Biophilia Live'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | Los Angeles Times

    Otherworldly marine creatures, DNA strands and the tectonic plates all get their spotlight moments in the multimedia extravaganza "Bjork: Biophilia Live." The concert film, which records the final night of a two-year tour, is a must for fans of the avant-garde pixie.

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  9. Stylish art puts fashion on paperRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | Yahoo!

    ... esigns for the late Alexander McQueen before collaborating with Japanese designer Michiko Koshino and Icelandic singer Bjork.

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  10. Lib at Large: Mill Valley filmmaker documents her dying father's struggle to finish his last bookRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 1 | Marin Independent Journal

    ... & Physics," "The Alphabet vs. The Goddess" and "Sex, Time & Power." His fans ranged from Al Gore to the pop singer Bjork, who cited "The Alphabet vs. The Goddess" as the inspiration for one of her albums. "His books are controversial, interesting, ...

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  11. Lars Von Trier Is Now Sober But Fears His Filmmaking Career Could Be OverRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 29 | ContactMusic.com

    ... empathy for Adolf Hitler . He previously won the e Palme d'Or at Cannes in 2000 for Dancer in the Dark , starring Bjork and Catherine Deneuve. The interview also revealed that his 2003 drama Dogville , starring Nicole Kidman, Lauren Bacall and Chloe ...

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  12. Today in Rock: November 27Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 27 | Examiner.com

    ... The Beatles' Anthology I sets a first-week sales record of 1.2 million copies. On this day in 1997 Icelandic singer Bjork is admitted to the hospital in Reykjavik, Iceland, with a high fever. The singer is forced to cancel many upcoming performance ...

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  13. Bj rk to publish 'Archives' book featuring contributions from Chris Cunningham and Spike JonzeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 26 | NME

    Bjork is to release a career restrospective book in March next year, featuring contributions from Chris Cunningham and Spike Jonze. As Consequence Of Sound reports, BjA rk: Archives will chart the Icelandic singer's career through a mixture of poetry, academic analysis, philosophical texts and photographs when it is released on March 30. The book is officially endorsed by BjA rk and features contributions from her collaborators, including Chris Cunningham and Spike Jonze, plus Icelandic poet SjA3n and musicology professor Nicola Dibben.

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  14. Festival founder to leave in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2014 | Newsday

    ... Steve McQueen. The biennial event has also seen the first live performances of Rufus Wainwright's opera Prima Donna, Bjork's Biophilia album, Sir Kenneth Branagh's take on Macbeth, Damon Albarn's stage show Monkey: Journey To The West and Victoria ...

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  15. 'Make LFO a Christmas number one as tribute to music pioneer Mark Bell'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2014 | Wakefield Express

    ... in 1990 with rave anthem 'LFO' and released three albums. The former Rodillian High School student produced seven Bjork albums - including Homogenic and Biophilia - and also worked on Depeche Mode's Exciter LP. Mr Bell also recorded under the names ...

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  16. Campaign for Christmas number one hit in tribute to tragic music pioneer from WakefieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2014 | Yorkshire Evening Post

    ... at securing a Christmas number one single in tribute to an electronic music pioneer from Wakefield. Icelandic singer Bjork was among music stars who paid tribute to the former Rodillian High School student, whose group LFO reached number 12 in the ...

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  17. Pushing the boundariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2014 | The Mercury

    ... mess". Barney says his actors are "hosts" for his artworks. Barney, who has a daughter with his former partner, singer Bjork, has ingeniously cast New York cultural identities for opera scenes - rock star Debbie Harry, authors Salman Rushdie and ...

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  18. Happy Birthday, Bjork! 10 Unforgettable Tracks RevisitedRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2014 | Billboard

    Icelandic singer-songwriter Bjork is many things -- she's an artist, influencer and has made a career by not fitting into any stereotypical molds. She takes risks and lets her unique voice speak for itself.

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  19. Things to Do for Wednesday, November 19, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | Post and Courier

    ... "Biophilia Live" is a concert film by Nick Fenton and Peter Strickland that captures the human element of music artist Bjork's multi-disciplinary multimedia project: Biophilia. Recorded live at Bjork's show at London's Alexandra palace in 2013, the ...

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  20. We're in a Golden Age for Collector's Albums. Here Are 15 of the BestRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | Wired

    ... play a special song, recorded just for the collector's edition. Plus owners get a set of glow in the dark stickers. Bjork's Biophilia was recorded on an iPad, making it unusual right out of the gate. This edition of the album includes ten custom ...

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