Guest DJ Bjork

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Inez & Vinoodh Matin/ILC
Bjork
Inez & Vinoodh Matin/ILC

Icelandic singer Bjork chats with All Songs Considered host Bob Boilen about some of her favorite artists and spins an eclectic mix of music. Hear selections from Syrian musician Omar Souleyman, the post punk duo Eyeless in Gaza, fellow Icelandic singer Olof Arnalds, The Pokrovsky Ensemble and the wildly eccentric, London-based rock group Micachu and the Shapes. Bjork's latest album is 'Voltaic,' a collection of live-to-tape studio performances of songs from some of her past albums, including 'Medulla,' 'Post,' and 'Vespertine.' You can hear the entire album online as part of our Exclusive First Listen series.

Guest DJ Bjork

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Omar Souleyman

  • Artist: Omar Souleyman
  • Album: Dabke 2020: Folk and Pop Sounds of Syria
  • Song: Lansob Sherek [I Will Make a Trap]

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Lansob Sherek [I Will Make a Trap]
Album
Dabke 2020: Folk and Pop Sounds of Syria
Artist
Omar Souleyman
Label
Sublime Frequencies
Released
2009

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Omar Souleyman

  • Artist: Omar Souleyman
  • Album: Dabke 2020: Folk and Pop Sounds of Syria
  • Song: Shift al Mani [I Saw Her]

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Shift al Mani [I Saw Her]
Album
Dabke 2020: Folk and Pop Sounds of Syria
Artist
Omar Souleyman
Label
Sublime Frequencies
Released
2009

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Eyeless in Gaza

  • Artist: Eyeless in Gaza
  • Album: Drumming the Beating Heart
  • Song: Throw a Shadow
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Ólöf Arnalds

  • Artist: Ólöf Arnalds
  • Album: Vi∂ og Vi∂
  • Song: Skjaldborg
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Björk

  • Artist: Björk
  • Album: Voltaic [CD/DVD]
  • Song: Earth Intruders

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Earth Intruders
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Voltaic [CD/DVD]
Artist
Björk
Label
Nonesuch
Released
2009

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Pokrovsky Ensemble

  • Artist: Pokrovsky Ensemble
  • Album: Stravinsky: Les Noces and Russian Village Wedding
  • Song: Birch Tree

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Birch Tree
Album
Stravinsky: Les Noces and Russian Village Wedding
Artist
Pokrovsky Ensemble
Label
Elektra
Released
1994

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Micachu & The Shapes

  • Artist: Micachu & The Shapes
  • Album: Jewellery
  • Song: Golden Phone

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Golden Phone
Album
Jewellery
Artist
Micachu & The Shapes
Label
Rough Trade
Released
2009

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