It seems like an unlikely pairing, but quirky singer-songwriter Björk is teaming up with David Attenborough, the famous English broadcaster and naturalist. Together, the two are working on a documentary about the intersection of art, music, the environment, and technology. »
It's the second day of our massive music countdown, in which we gesticulate wildly at the 100 albums that tickle our dendrites. »
Björk science-tinged new album Biophilia has inspired some delightfully cosmic music videos. Her recent video for the track "Moon" is no different. Watch as Iceland's de facto cultural ambassador prances about serenading (what looks like) a sponge. Also, is that a zither suit? I need to get myself one of those. … »
Michel Gondry has directed oodles of music videos for Iceland's warbling ambassador ("Hyperballad" is the prom song I never had). For her latest single "Crystalline," he's turned her into a singing disco singularity who oversees an asteroid or something. Her new album Biophilia drops September 26. »
Science fiction, pop music, and reality are chock full o' artificial intelligences that can carry a tune. Here's an entire roster of fantastic singing she-bots who can croon circles around The Rock-A-Fire Explosion.
Musicians are bold, forward-thinking weirdos who repeat the same tasks over and over again, so it totally makes sense that they'd be into robots. Plus, what other type of person could make it cool to dance with robots — or even dance like robots? Here's our collection of some of the greatest robot-themed music… »