Björk

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'Socially distanced Venetian gondolas!' – Rufus Wainwright on his dream festival
With festival season cancelled, we’re starting a new series asking stars for their dream lineups. First up is Rufus Wainwright, blending opera and Florence Welch

Interview by Dave Simpson

02, Jul, 2020 @4:00 PM

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Arca: KiCk i review – joyful sonic vision of what pop could be
Alejandra Ghersi’s new set is a subversive and mischievous fusion of aural fireworks and psychedelic lyricism aided by Björk, Shygirl, Rosalía and Sophie

John Twells

25, Jun, 2020 @12:00 PM

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Country group Lady Antebellum change name to Lady A due to slavery connotations
Björk label One Little Indian also changes name to One Little Independent to avoid links with minstrel song

Ben Beaumont-Thomas

11, Jun, 2020 @4:21 PM

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Björk: where to start in her back catalogue
Our Listener’s Digest series continues with the gorgeous, strange and mesmerising work of the Icelandic star who is as much artist as musician

Rebecca Nicholson

07, Apr, 2020 @1:30 PM

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Björk review – a spectacular vision of Utopia
Writhing alien life forms engulf a set so elaborate it reduces the audience at the singer’s Cornucopia arena show to hushed awe. But her voice rings out clear

Michael Cragg

20, Nov, 2019 @12:26 PM

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Björk – her 20 greatest songs ranked!
Ahead of her ambitious Cornucopia tour reaching the UK in November, we select the greatest work by the Icelandic pop-polymath

Alexis Petridis

24, Oct, 2019 @3:05 PM

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Bowie's gnome and Dr Dre's hospital: musicians' embarrassing early songs
Pop duo Tegan and Sara have re-recorded their high school songs – and they’re not the only songwriters to have started young

Michael Hann

25, Sep, 2019 @8:32 AM

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Artist James Merry: ‘It’s beautiful seeing tears coming out of the bottom of a VR headset’
Björk’s co-creative director a talks about translating the singer’s Vulnicura album into an out-of-body virtual reality experience

Emily Mackay

21, Sep, 2019 @5:00 PM

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The 100 best albums of the 21st century
We polled 45 music writers to rank the definitive LPs of the 21st century so far. Read our countdown of passionate pop, electrifying rock and anthemic rap – and see if you agree

Ben Beaumont-Thomas (1-50); Laura Snapes and April Curtin (51-100)

13, Sep, 2019 @8:00 AM

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Melbourne international film festival 2019: 10 things to see and do
From Bjork’s remastered film debut to back-to-back Jeff Goldblum, our film critic gives his picks for this year’s MIFF

Luke Buckmaster

09, Jul, 2019 @9:00 AM

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San Francisco Ballet review – California dreaming and a Björk nightmare
A season of 10 UK premieres opens with a cold-hearted Edith Wharton tale, Soviet struggles with Shostakovich, and an X-rated artpop class

Lyndsey Winship

03, Jun, 2019 @9:52 AM

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Björk's Cornucopia: is this the singer's most ambitious show yet?
At the recently opened New York space The Shed, the singer staged an extravagant, idiosyncratic experience, touching on themes of femininity and climate change

Rob LeDonne

10, May, 2019 @4:25 PM

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