Björk covers Joy Division’s “Love Will Tear Us Apart”

The sound and video quality is low-fi, but I think this level of distortion adds something to videos and makes them more homely. Or maybe that’s just me; I can stand the aesthetic, especially when it’s Björk covering Joy Division’s “Love Will Tear Us Apart”

Björk sang last week at the three-day Karaoke Marathon For Icelandic Nature (aka “The Voice Of The People”), an event raising awareness about a petition to block Magma Energy’s takeover of Iceland’s geothermal and thermal energy. [read more]

It was held at the Nordic House in Reykjavik and has so far resulted in 46,000 signatures!

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~ by Fionnlagh on January 15, 2011.

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