Lovely new video from Iceland.
For the first release from her forthcoming new album, co-produced by Arca, Björk has teamed up with a super-troupe of contributors to create a hallucinogenic new video. Artist Andrew Thomas Huang lends his tech-savvy hand to envision a kaleidoscopic world inhabited by the singer-songwriter, who is clad in an iridescent otherworldly garment designed by Gucci’s Alessandro Michele. Read more no NOWNESS - http://bit.ly/2f2N1LQ
More of Björk's The Gate here - https://bjork.lnk.to/the-gateYT
Here's a video about the gown worn in the video, made for her by Gucci.
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In 1976, an 11 year old Björk, participated in a christmas special for Icelandic TV station RÚV in which she read the nativity story while accompanied by music played by fellow students from the Reykjavík children’s music school.
Today I remembered this video of Björk describing her television set. I love everything about this video - what she says, her hair and clothes, and how she talks. I think it's from 1988.
Björk tells us:
Am playing live shows in reykjavik at the moment. Here comes a recording of thunderbolt live. Please please, do me a favour and use headphones or proper speakers when you listen.
VIDEO CREDITS: Director: thirtytwo. Producer: Dan Bowen. Production Company: Pulse Films.
(Editor's Note: The record label has geo-blocked the video. They explain that this is because they do not have worldwide rights to the content. This is a bummer. Depending on where you are in the world, you may have problems viewing. We apologize. There are crafty workarounds.—XJ) Read the rest