Bjork reunites with The Sugarcubes

Sugarcubes_bjorkGreat news for Bjork fans. The Sugarcubes, the band Bjork was a part of in the late eighties are to reform for a one-off charity gig in Reykjavik on November 17.

The band are set to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the release of their classic debut single ‘Birthday’. According to a statement on "All profit from the concert goes back into Smekkleysa SM, who continue to work on a non-profit basis for the future betterment of Icelandic music and artists." The Sugarcubes were the first big band to emerge from Iceland when they released ‘Birthday’ in the UK in 1987, followed by their seminal debut album, 1988’s ‘Life’s Too Good’. The band’s are also remembered for 1992’s ‘Hit’, after which they disbanded.

Mof Gimmers
[via NME]


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