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  1. An explanation of Inuit throat-singingRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Brandon Sun

    ... web. Canadian singer Tanya Tagaq uses it extensively in her own albums and on her collaboration with Icelandic singer Bjork. Nelson Tagoona combines throat-singing and beat-boxing, derived from hip-hop. Throat-singing appears occasionally in popular ...


  2. Download Bjork's Entire 'Vulnicura' NYC Concert Audio NowRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Spin

    On Wednesday night, BjA rk continued her run of incredibly popular Vulnicura shows at New York's City Center, following stints at both Carnegie Hall and also Brooklyn's Kings Theatre, as well as a career-spanning retrospective at the Museum of Modern Art . Luckily for fans who missed out on the golden opportunity to see the Icelandic performer bring her new work to life, NYC Taper was there in the fifteenth row to capture the show's entire audio, which is now available as a full download on his website.


  3. Download Last Night's Bjork Concert At NYC's City CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Stereogum

    Last night, Bjork played a show at New York's City Center theater supported by producer Arca, percussionist Manu Delago, and a fifteen-piece orchestra called Alarm Will Sound. For her first set, she played Vulnicura 's first six tracks in order starting with the gorgeous "Stonemilker," while her second set contained a mix of older material before finishing up with Vulnicura 's closing tracks .


  4. Today in Rock: March 25Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 |

    ... . Also on this day at the Academy Awards, where she is nominated for Best Song from her movie Dancer In The Dark , Bjork wears a swan dress complete with a purse that looks like an egg, which she "lays" on the red carpet. On this day in 2007 Elton ...


  5. Music review: Sylvan Esso at the GranadaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 |

    ... early Eurythmics, Portishead, Morcheeba, Sneaker Pimps, Hooverphonic, and Everything But the Girl with a touch of Bjork thrown in for good measure. Meath, who first came to attention through her day job with the more folk-leaning group Mountain Man ...


  6. D'Angelo and Rainbow Dye Jobs: A Week with Celebrity Colorist Lena OttRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Racked

    ... Rachel Weisz's chocolate brown waves, Lady Gaga's platinum blonde bob in the "Alejandro" video (it was a wig!), and Bjork's towering red mane on the cover of Biophilia . For this week's Beauty Diary, we followed Lena while she undergoes the worst ...


  7. CD reviews: Kendrick Lamar, Bjork, Matt Maher, Reptar, Xavier Rudd & the United NationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    Fast-rising rap star Kendrick Lamar's "To Pimp a Butterfly" is the rare album where a snap judgment may be a true disservice. It's not what fans would expect, or maybe even think they want.


  8. Bjork played 2 shows at King's Theatre (pics, setlists), showing...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Brooklynvegan

    After her Carnegie Hall shows , Bjork 's NYC takeover hit Brooklyn's ornate, gorgeously renovated King's Theatre for two shows -- an evening performance on Wednesday and a matinee on Sunday . Pictures from Sunday's shows are in this post.


  9. Within MadnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 |

    Aah, the ramblings of a madman - whether conceptually fictional or right out of the newspapers, some of them can make for interesting reading . Some of the all-time favorites have got to be Manson, Bundy, Dahmer, and even good old Hannibal the Cannibal himself, but not too many folks recognize the name of Ricardo Lopez, the infamous stalker of Icelandic singer Bjork, who in 1996 took his own life, but not before making a nearly nine-month video rant at his home in Hollywood.


  10. Bjork takes to the stage in New York City in dandelion-inspired headgearRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | Daily Mail

    Make a wish! Bjork catches the eye in dandelion-inspired headgear and flowing white dress as she takes to the stage in New York City She was voted as the world's most eccentric star after famously wearing a swan dress at the 2001 Oscars. And on Wednesday, Bjork put on yet another unconventional display as she took to the stage during her Vulnicura tour at Kings Theatre in New York.


  11. Elf and safety! Road developers in Iceland ordered to move giant...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | Daily Mail

    ... lava field in two, among other things, destroying nesting sites. One of Iceland's most famous daughters, the singer Bjork, had no hesitation in responding when asked by US comedian and TV host Stephen Colbert if people in her country believed in ...


  12. At her MoMA retrospective, first comes tech, then comes BjorkRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | Engadget

    There are two major takeaways from Bjork's much-anticipated retrospective at NYC's Museum of Modern Art: One, the vast majority of the exhibit feels more like a celebrity amusement park ride; and two, there's the occasional glimmer of ambition around the exhibit's use of technology. I suppose it's tough to contain an avant-garde pop creature like Bjork within the confines of a museum, even one that's already honored her in the past .


  13. Bjork: From breakup to beautiful artRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 14 |

    On a recent afternoon at a publicity firm in New York, Bjork sits primly at a table laden with grapes and cheese. For months now she has been doing something very unusual for her: talking in a round-about way about her personal life.


  14. Bjork goes public with her broken heart on VulnicuraRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 14 | The Sydney Morning Herald

    All is full of Bjork. To the left she's pogo-ing in clubland, her hair in bunches.


  15. Bjork's First Music Video From Vulnicura Has Her Literally Baring Her HeartRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 13 | Switched

    Busy times for Bjork: Today the Icelandic artist unveiled the first publically available music video for her new album Vulnicura . The video for "Lionsong" shows Bjork just how we've come to expect to see her from her many iconic visuals: singing in a spare and slightly futuristic setting, gesticulating wildly, and dressed to the nines.


  16. 5All is full of love: Listening for Bjork's radical humanityRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 9 | The Washington Post

    Twenty-two years into the solo career of Icelandic pop star BjA rk, the two prevailing images of her - visionary outsider vs. pretentious weirdo - have never felt more insufficient. Listen hard.


  17. Alexander McQueen: a very modern creativeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 13 | Sunday Herald

    ... photographers, magazine editors and musicians to get his work noticed. (Serendipitously, the work of Icelandic singer Bjork, who McQueen worked with extensively, is currently being celebrated in an exhibition at Moma in New York. As yet I'm not ...


  18. Bjork releases "Lionsong" video, debuted 'Vulnicura' songs live @ Carnegie HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 12 | Brooklynvegan

    The matinee performance was preceded by a week of poor press reviews for the Bjork career retrospective at New York's Museum of Modern Art, which opens on Sunday . But any critics disappointed by the MoMA exhibit were certainly not voicing that dissatisfaction during Saturday's performance, in which Bjork was greeted by rapturous applause at nearly every interval and an extended standing ovation when her set concluded.


  19. Bjork releases video for "Lionsong"Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 12 | OhNoTheyDidnt

    The video is ok, i guess. She remains an absolute goddess though, and the videos i saw from the carnegie show sent shivers down my spine.


  20. All Songs At 15: Bjork Plays DJRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 12 | WNYC-AM New York

    Every Thursday this year we're celebrating All Songs Considered 's 15th birthday with personal memories and highlights from the show's decade and a half online and on the air. If you have a story about the show you'd like to share, drop us an email: .