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Laura Veirs: ‘I was making myself feel like I was crazy, but I wasn’t.’

In 2018, as her marriage fell apart, singer-songwriter Laura Veirs cried and biked all over Portland. “I called myself the crying cyclist,” she says. (...)

Björk Björk: promising a “sci-fi pop concert”

Björk’s immensely acclaimed Cornucopia show, her first theatrical production, pivots around her 2017 album, Utopia. Of course, theatre has rarely been(...)

Bohemian Rhapsody: Rami Malek wears prosthetic teeth in the Queen film to re-create Freddie Mercury’s overbite

If you thought Rami Malek’s teeth were big in Bohemian Rhapsody, consider this: they could have been even bigger. The giant prosthetic choppers the ac(...)

Björk portrait, taken at the the RBMA Montreal this week. Photograph: Santiago Felipe/Red Bull Content Pool

Every year, the Red Bull Music Academy (RBMA) takes over a city for four weeks of concerts, exhibitions and conferences, with this year’s venue being(...)

Protesters march under an Icelandic and EU flag on Austurvoellur square, across from the Icelandic parliament, in Reykjavik earlier this month, after the government announced plans to withdraw the country’s application for EU membership. Photograph: Anton Brink/EPA

Áramótaskaupið is possibly the most popular television show in the world. Viewing figures for the annual skit – the name roughly translates as “New Ye(...)

Four years after 'Biophilia', Bjork returns with 'Vulnicura', an an emotional chronology of the singer’s relationship with American artist Matthew Barney

Following a leak of a number of tracks, another high quality and highly idiosyncratic musician decides to drop their new album months ahead of its (...)