kottke.org posts about Bjork

Thomas Friedman: "I think any foreign studentMay 23 2007

Thomas Friedman: "I think any foreign student who gets a Ph.D. in our country -- in any subject -- should be offered citizenship." Extend that to those who enrich our country in other areas (Bjork, Yao Ming, Rem Koolhaas) and I'm in. (The whole article is behind the Times' paywall -- I didn't even read it -- but I thought that one line was pretty interesting by itself.)

Update: Here's the full text of the article. (thx, daniel...and everyone else who sent this to me via email)

The seminal Icelandic band, The Sugarcubes, willSep 19 2006

The seminal Icelandic band, The Sugarcubes, will perform one last time on November 17 in Reykjavik. How will the concert hall hold all of Bjork's fans?

New Yorker music critic Alex Ross hasMay 03 2006

New Yorker music critic Alex Ross has compiled a chronolocial 100-song playlist/tour of mostly classical/instrumental music for the 20th century. Starts with Stravinsky & Gershwin and ends with Bjork.

A Selection From George W. Bush's EavesdroppingJan 10 2006

A Selection From George W. Bush's Eavesdropping Tapes: Matthew Barney and Bjork Place an Ikea Phone Order. "Ask if they have an aluminum igloo."

Drawing Restraint 9 is the first collaboration byJun 14 2005

Drawing Restraint 9 is the first collaboration by super-couple Matthew Barney and Bjork.

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