Before Debut, before The Sugarcubes… Björk was actually a punk rocker.
If you look closely at the rest of her career, you realize her punk origins are still with her. Björk makes music on her own terms. She’s the ultimate non-conformist when it comes to her fashion and music. And, she’s a musical and technological pioneer; she was experimenting with app-building and VR before it was cool.
In this episode, I’ll look back at Björk's punk roots. We’ll learn about the bands she played with, what those years taught her, and how that punk ethos still resonates — specifically in Medulla.
That’s right. I finally found a way into that record. Listen to the end to hear my full review.
That Tappi Tikarrass performance I mention in this episode: https://youtu.be/nkRCxq0Et5w