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  1. Bjork retrospective at the Museum of Modern Art: The artist's world revealedRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... named album of the year by NME and eventually went platinum in the United States. Born and raised ReykjavA k, Iceland Bjork grew up with a mother-activist and a stepfather, a former guitarist in a band called Pops. Influenced by the two, it comes at ...

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  2. The montha s best music: Holly Herndon, Rich Homie Quan, Jessy Bulbo and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... ws the rest of his career. Chris Richards has been the Post's pop music critic since 2009. He's recently written about Bjork's radical humanity , the joys of heavy metal drumming and the perils of " poptimism ."

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  3. Faith No More, Brandon Flowers, Zedd and More Music ReviewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | ABC News

    ... participated in variety of recordings, including his own side project, Peeping Tom. He also contributed vocals to Bjork 's "Medulla" album and grew his label, Ipecac Records. All the other band members kept busy, as well. The most visible besides ...

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  4. Bjork breaks boundariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Mail & Guardian

    When BjA rk expressed fears through Facebook that her then upcoming 2011 album, Biophilia , might be "too self-indulgent", fans and critics alike groaned. In addition to her notorious avant-garde outfits, the Icelandic singer was to push the boundaries of music itself with her "app-album" concept - a confusing mix of interactive sounds, visuals and game play.

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  5. Sam Swiller and his dog, Sully, in their home in Washington, D.C.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | News 88.9 KNPR

    ... that I never appreciated before." So he began listening to folk and alternative music, including the Icelandic singer Bjork. There are lots of stories like this among people who get cochlear implants. And there's a good reason. A cochlear implant ...

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  6. Deaf Jam: Experiencing Music Through A Cochlear ImplantRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | New Hampshire Public Radio -

    ... that I never appreciated before." So he began listening to folk and alternative music, including the Icelandic singer Bjork. There are lots of stories like this among people who get cochlear implants. And there's a good reason. A cochlear implant ...

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  7. New job for Wales theatre chiefRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | BBC News

    ... by international cultural figures. This year's festival, which takes place in July, will feature the likes of singer Bjork, artist Gerhard Richter and children's TV star Justin Fletcher. Mr McGrath will take over from the festival's founding ...

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  8. For Rock Hall's Consideration: BjorkRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 10 | Examiner.com

    Of all the artists that broke through in the 1990s, few had the versatility of BjA rk. Her versatility not only shined in music , where she brought a mixture of musical genres , it would also shine in her overall style, especially in her fashion.

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  9. Essential Arts: Takei steps in, Dudamel mixes it up, LACMA gets county's loveRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 10 | Los Angeles Times

    ... the exhibition closes on June 14. So far this year we've seen a museum exhibition devoted to the Icelandic singer Bjork (New York's Museum of Modern Art), and a Yoko Ono retrospective is poised to open (also at MoMA) this month. Here in L.A., we're ...

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  10. Other Lives:Jesse Tabish on new album 'Rituals', losing two members and a violinRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | Examiner.com

    ... such as "2 Pyramids", "Easy Way Out" and "Fair Weather". The last track shares the geographical peaks and troughs of Bjork's "Homogenic" as it skates along a steady percussive rhythm. Admirers of that other Icelandic stalwart group, Sigur Ros, on ...

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  11. Wolf Hall, Bjork at MoMA and More Set for May Edition of Cuny TV's Arts in the CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Henry VIII, and provide the basis for the acclaimed stage dramatization. Iceland's multi-talented recording artist Bjork is the subject - and contributor - to an ambitious retrospective at the Museum of Modern Art. Andrew Falzon shows how modern art ...

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  12. Wolf Hall, Bjork at MoMA and More Set for May Edition of Cuny TV's Arts in the CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 5 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Henry VIII, and provide the basis for the acclaimed stage dramatization. Iceland's multi-talented recording artist Bjork is the subject - and contributor - to an ambitious retrospective at the Museum of Modern Art. Andrew Falzon shows how modern art ...

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  13. Tips for indulging in some femme alone timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2015 | Ask MetaFilter

    How do I cultivate a more relaxing/sensual/sexy mood while masturbating, as a trans woman very much over old dudely habits? Vibrators, lube, and Bjork inside.. For many years, masturbating was this complex, dysphoric thing for me, and I approached it very very much in a mental and disembodied way.

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  14. Bjorka s a oeIa ve Seen It Alla : Simple pleasures that trump tragedyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | The Washington Post

    I love it when an artist shows me the beauty in the everyday. That's what I saw when I wandered into the Bjork exhibit recently at the Museum of Modern Art and encountered her music video for "I've Seen It All."

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  15. Alabama Shakes Powerhouse Brittany Howard On Her Inspirations:...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2015 | Details

    ... Below, more of her favorite discoveries. ICELANDIC IN HER VEINS "I've been listening to Vulnicura , the new Bjork [below] album. It's really spatial. There's a lot of definition in the instruments, and everything is very deliberate and thought-out, ...

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  16. Kim Kardashian, Kanye West among 'most influential'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | WWWV-FM Charlottesville

    ... nded the very definition of family." Other stars mentioned include TV stars Julianna Margulies and Laverne Cox, singer Bjork, and directors Richard Linklater, Christoper Nolan and Lee Daniels.

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  17. Am I Really Blind? Adapting to Adaptive TechnologyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | Switched

    ... in the Dark ." "But it won so many awards," he defended. "Are you sure we're talking about the same movie? It had Bjork in it." "The character is not a believable blind person. I know plenty of blind people and I have never met one who walks on ...

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  18. Kanye West And Kim Kardashian Named Among World's Most InfluentialRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | ContactMusic.com

    ... nded the very definition of family." Other stars mentioned include TV stars Julianna Margulies and Laverne Cox, singer Bjork, and directors Richard Linklater, Christoper Nolan and Lee Daniels.

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  19. Toronto-born Lorne Michaels on 'TIME' 100 Most Influential People listRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | GlobalNews

    ... oon, Laverne Cox, Bradley Cooper, Amy Schumer, Chris Pratt, Kevin Hart, Tim McGraw, John Oliver, Christopher Nolan and Bjork.

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  20. Edinburgh audio firm helps make noise for BjorkRead the original story

    Apr 7, 2015 | Scotsman.com

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. AN EDINBURGH software company which specialises in three-dimensional audio for the games and virtual reality markets has played a key role in the creation of a new music video for Icelandic artist Bjork.

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