We couldn't believe it either! Where have they been? The almighty Irish girl group, B*Witched, announce the release of their first EP following their come-back success on The Big Reunion in 2012. The girls had a sell-out arena tour with Liberty X, Five and Atomic Kitten.
Björk: Biophilia Live, the documentary film capturing the multidimensional concert centered on Björk’s eighth studio album, will begin a limited series of premiere screenings at festivals, museums, libraries, galleries and cinemas worldwide — on September 5.
The film recently made its European debut at the Czech Republic’s Karlovy Vary International Film Festival, at which Variety praised the film as “a captivating record of an artist in full command of her idiosyncratic powers.” Additionally, the Museum of Modern Art recently acquired the Biophilia iPad app, making it the first app in MoMA’s permanent collection.
At selected screenings the documentary When Björk Met Attenborough will screen alongside Björk: Biophilia Live. The Creators Project is premiering a trailer for the film today, watch it here. For more information visit biophiliathefilm.com.
NEWS: The 58th BFI London Film Festival has just revealed that BJÖRK: BIOPHILIA LIVE will be presented as the Sonic Gala at this year’s Festival.
The Sonic Gala is the lead film for the Sonic programme at BFI London Film Festival. The Sonic programme features music inspired films and events to leave you dancing in the aisles. In addition to its gala and competitive sections, the Festival’s sections are: Love, Debate, Dare, Laugh, Thrill, Cult, Journey, Sonic, Family and Experimenta.
Björk will attend the UK premiere with directors Peter Strickland and Nick Fenton on Thursday 9 October at the Odeon West End.
After three decades in the European spotlight, nine albums, eight singles and hundreds of live appearances, Scottish singer Horse McDonald made her twenty five year anniversary return to Kelvingrove Bandstand in Glasgow last night.
Called “One of the finest singers in Britain” by influential Q Magazine, Horse has been described as an artist “who wouldn't have been out of place on the Stax or Motown labels in their heyday.”
I was lucky enough to be in the audience as she featured tracks from her albums, old and new along with her usual smattering of anecdotes, accompanied by Gemma Filby on keys and Chris Judge on vocals.
Goldfrapp have revealed the final video from the Tales Of Us Deluxe Edition. Filmed in and around Los Angeles, Laurel tells the story of an actress seeking the bright lights of Hollywood.
The films for Stranger, Laurel, Jo, Drew and Annabel directed by Lisa Gunning all feature in the Tales Of Us Deluxe Edition, which is out now.
The Tales Of Us Deluxe Edition includes the original Tales Of Us album, plus the audio from a very special live performance, Live from Air Studios. This performance was originally broadcast alongside the short film, Tales of Us, as part of a global cinema event in March 2014. The performance from the iconic Air Studios in London features classic Goldfrapp favourites, Train, Utopia, Strict Machine and Clowns with stunning versions of Clay, Alvar and Thea from Goldfrapp’s spellbinding new album.
The journalist Brooke Hemphill, who's book 'Lesbian For A Year' was released earlier this month, is in shock. Hemphill wrote it after a one night stand with a woman led to another, leading on to a journey of discovery about herself and her sexuality. She knew that the subject matter would cause criticism. It is an attention grabbing title after all.