The first major biography of one of the most important musicians of the last decade, Björk: Wow and Flutter is an exhaustive and revealing look at the life, music. In the words of the Ninth Doctor, lots of planets have a north. That comes as some relief to me, my origins being predominantly. ‘Björk: Wow and Flutter’ by Mark Pytlik. One of the great innovators of the avant garde, the biography covers every aspect of the rise and rise of this unique and.
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This is the most impressive reversal of all. Lots of planets have a north. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Kodee rated it really liked it Jul 27, Henriikka rated it liked it Dec fluther, Jenic rated it it was amazing Feb 16, Pure music; the power of waves and frequencies.
She is crazy, but I love her. Want to Read saving…. It really is almost enough to turn me straight: Recent Posts 42 — Abba: To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.
Björk: Wow and Flutter by Mark Pytlik
When she finally followed up this highpoint in with perhaps her career best, Vespertineshe was both compellingly present and spellbindingly elsewhere. This is a hidden place unmasking itself, a revelation as inexorable as breathing. The mythical metamorphoses turn tectonic: Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
But most often, language is embodied just as music is. Other editions – View all Bjork: You are commenting using your WordPress. Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Its darkness is richly, deeply dark; its light is coruscating. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Her rendition of the Tina Charles hit I Love to Love at a school function was so impressive that it received airplay on Iceland’s national radio station, and she was subsequently signed up to record an Icelandic-language album of cover versions and traditional songs.
Nicholas47 rated it liked it Dec 23, Account Options Sign in. She released her first album at the tender age of 11, and since her band the Sugarcubes imploded in the early s, has blossomed into a unique artist, a devotee of the avant-garde who nevertheless enjoys an enormous popular following. Where music is usually an outward expression of an inner feeling, here the musician is taking us, unafraid, into her very body.
Nov 03, Julian Wettlin rated it really liked it Recommends it for: Sean rated it really liked it Oct 11, Love the song break down and album info at the end. In the words of the Ninth Doctor, lots of planets have a north.
Icelandic pop star Bjork Gudmundsdottir has a career stretching back for over 25 years. Raine Laaksonen rated it really liked it Oct 17, Mikkie rated it liked it Jan 15, They would certainly have got on, for she is a mythical creature in herself, straight off the pages of Icelandic lore, like one of the shapeshifters in the family of Egill.
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One of my favourite cities is Stockholm, a place in which crystalline Nordic light almost hurts the eyes. No trivia or quizzes yet. We are about to know our own bodies as never before.
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Björk: Wow and Flutter
The first albums I heard were of course Debut and Postwhose breathtaking versatility defied any attempt to pigeonhole their creator.