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Best of the 2013 Pitchfork Musical Festival

  The Pitchfork Music Festival revealed its 2013 headliners on Friday, and the first thought that immediately torpedoed into my mind could have been ripped out of the pages of a contemporary absurdist novella. And it’s probably not a novel … Continue reading

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Björk’s Video for “Hollow” is Pretty Trippy

By this point, anyone who’s “surprised” by Björk’s flair for the unusual simply isn’t in the know: Biophillia, the singer’s app-based “science and nature” album, has already spawned an oddly galactic video for “Crystalline,” its first single. Its second, the … Continue reading

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Björk’s Biophilia: One Part Album, One Part App

Released in October, Björk’s eighth studio album, Biophilia, is understandably unique. Coming from an artist frequently exalted as “inventive” and “without peer,” originality becomes an inbred expectation.  To that end, Biophilia isn’t merely an album – it’s a musical project.

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NPR Presents 123 Musical Trailblazers of Our Time

Recently the National Public Radio, better known as NPR, has compiled a list of songs from pioneering artists of the 20th century till now.

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Alarm Call: Björk Speaks on New Album Inspiration

In a landscape rife with image-conscious pop stars masquerading as artists, Björk stands in stark contrast. As genuinely quirky as she is talented, the Iceland-native has managed to find inspiration in whatever forms she sees fit over the course of her eclectic … Continue reading

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