Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Björk: Wow and Flutter” as Want to Read:
Björk: Wow and Flutter
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

Björk: Wow and Flutter

3.77  ·  Rating details ·  135 ratings  ·  5 reviews
The first major biography of one of the most important musicians of the last decade, Björk: Wow and Flutter is an exhaustive and revealing look at the life, music, and philosophy of one of modern music's most compelling innovators. Contains a detailed songbook and over 30 exclusive interviews with Björk's associates, family members, and industry professionals. ...more
Paperback, 230 pages
Published May 1st 2003 by ECW Press (first published 2000)
More Details... Edit Details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about Björk, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about Björk

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

Showing 1-30
Average rating 3.77  · 
Rating details
 ·  135 ratings  ·  5 reviews


More filters
 | 
Sort order
Start your review of Björk: Wow and Flutter
Con Robinson
Jan 02, 2013 rated it it was amazing
Stunning portrayal. Love the song break down and album info at the end. Wish all the artists I listen to had a bio such as this one. Top notch!!
Julian Wettlin
Nov 03, 2007 rated it really liked it
Recommends it for: Bjork fans
Shelves: i-like-books
She is crazy, but I love her.
Amanda
Feb 13, 2009 rated it liked it
I went to Uni with Mark Pytlik. He was a catalog of knowledge when it came to the type of music I liked so I couldn't turn down reading his own book about Bjork! A good read authored by a friend. ...more
Bec
Aug 09, 2011 added it
this was like reading a Bjork documentary and I found it a bit clinical, although highly informative.
Aarne Pohjois-Koivisto
Feb 09, 2020 is currently reading it
Olen nyt sivulla 100.

Hyvin kirjoitettu, Björkin musiikilliseen uraan intensiivisesti ja yksityiskohtaisesti keskittyvä teos, joka aikanaan vuonna 2003 oli ensimmäinen björkistä kirjoitettu elämäkerta...

Tässä käydään paljon läpi myös Islannin punk-skeneä 80-luvulla, ja perehdytään Björkin eri bändien henkilökemioihin. Ja lopulta todella vaiherikkaiden vuosien jälkeen perustettiin the sugarcubes, jonka birthday-sinkku valittiin viime hetkillä brittien viikon sinkuksi. Siitä alkoi Björkin tie kansa
...more
James Widdicombe
rated it really liked it
Jul 05, 2017
Laura
rated it it was amazing
Sep 12, 2008
Raine Laaksonen
rated it really liked it
Oct 17, 2013
Viktorija ežiukas
rated it it was amazing
Dec 24, 2019
Nicholas47
rated it liked it
Dec 23, 2018
Alonso
rated it really liked it
Oct 19, 2007
Chris J.
rated it it was amazing
Jul 04, 2011
Matias Uusisilta
rated it it was amazing
Jun 30, 2020
grayskie
rated it liked it
Sep 27, 2009
Henriikka
rated it liked it
Dec 26, 2018
Tuusannuuska
rated it really liked it
Sep 20, 2012
Tommi
rated it liked it
Dec 17, 2015
Siltsu
rated it it was amazing
Nov 04, 2017
Mikkie
rated it liked it
Jan 15, 2012
Kodee
rated it really liked it
Jul 27, 2012
Matt Akersten
rated it it was amazing
Jan 09, 2021
Pauli
rated it really liked it
Sep 15, 2011
James
rated it it was ok
Dec 31, 2007
Sean
rated it really liked it
Oct 11, 2014
Dashasia Ohlson
rated it it was amazing
Aug 16, 2016
Philidd
rated it really liked it
Oct 15, 2011
Raquel
rated it liked it
Dec 22, 2013
maetl
rated it really liked it
Aug 07, 2009
Sara Chan
rated it liked it
Oct 18, 2010
Brent Davie
rated it it was ok
Feb 15, 2014
« previous 1 3 4 5 next »
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »

Readers also enjoyed

  • On Being Different: What It Means to Be a Homosexual
  • The Trauma Cleaner: One Woman's Extraordinary Life in the Business of Death, Decay, and Disaster
  • Hide
  • The ArcHive Tapes: The Early Cybermen (Doctor Who Spin-Off)
  • Doctor Who: The Mark of Mandragora
  • Moominpappa at Sea (The Moomins, #8)
  • Anne of the Island (Anne of Green Gables, #3)
  • Vapaa nainen törmää todellisuuteen
  • Äitikortti: kirjoituksia lisääntymisestä
  • The End of Faith: Religion, Terror, and the Future of Reason
  • HIM - Synnin Viemää
  • Ghost Girl
  • The Velvet Underground & Nico
  • Ghostland: An American History in Haunted Places
  • Rotten: No Irish, No Blacks, No Dogs
  • Farewell to the East End: The Last Days of the East End Midwives
  • Miten helvetissä minusta tuli feministi?
  • The Hitch Hiker's Guide to the Galaxy: A Trilogy in Five Parts
See similar books…

Related Articles

  Walter Isaacson, it’s safe to say, is not afraid of tackling the really big topics. In 2011, he wrote about our ubiquitous computer culture...
59 likes · 9 comments