Björk ‎– Biophilia

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Polydor ‎– 2780179
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1 Moon
Contractor [Harp Contractor] – Zeena ParkinsDrum Programming – Björk, Damian Taylor, Pablo Díaz-ReixaEngineer – Brian Hernandez, Damian Taylor, Sveinn KjartanssonHarp – Carol Emanuel, Sara Cutler, Shelley Burgon, Zeena ParkinsMusic By, Programmed By, Mixed By – Björk, Damian TaylorProducer, Lyrics By, Arranged By [Choir And Harp Arrangement] – BjörkScore [Harp Score Preparation] – Matt RobertsonTranscription By [Choir Transcription By] – Matt Robertson, Árni Heimir Ingólfsson
5:45
2 Thunderbolt
Bass [Teslacoil Bassline], Written-By [Beat] – Björk, Leila Arab*Engineer – Curver, Damian Taylor, Sveinn KjartanssonLyrics By – Björk, Oddný Eir ÆvarsdóttirProducer, Music By, Arranged By [Choir Arrangement], Mixed By – BjörkProgrammed By [Teslacoil Bassline And Beat] – Björk, Damian Taylor, Leila Arab*Sounds [Sonic Sculpting And Nature Sounds] – Leila Arab*Transcription By [Choir Transcription] – Matt Robertson, Árni Heimir Ingólfsson
5:15
3 Crystalline
Drum Programming [Beat Programming] – 16bit*, Leila Arab*Engineer – 16bit*, Curver, Damian Taylor, Sveinn KjartanssonMusic By, Lyrics By, Arranged By [Gameleste Arrangement] – BjörkProducer, Bass [Bassline] – 16bit*, Björk
5:08
4 Cosmogony
Drum Programming [Beat Programming] – Björk, Damian TaylorEngineer – Addi 800, Andy Baldwin, Curver, Damian Taylor, David Bracey*, Sveinn KjartanssonLyrics By – Björk, SjónMixed By – Addi 800, Björk, Curver, Mandy ParnellProducer, Music By, Arranged By [Brass Arrangement, Choir Arrangement], Written-By [Beat] – BjörkTranscription By [Brass Transcription] – Matt Robertsson*
5:00
5 Dark Matter
Engineer – Curver, Damian TaylorMusic By – Björk, Mark BellProducer, Mixed By, Arranged By [Vocal Arrangement] – BjörkProgrammed By – Björk, Damian Taylor, Leila Arab*, Mark BellSounds [Sub Drone And Sonic Sculpting] – Leila Arab*
3:22
6 Hollow
Drum Programming [Beat Programming] – Björk, Damian Taylor, Matthew HerbertEngineer – Damian Taylor, Sveinn KjartanssonMixed By – Björk, Damian TaylorProducer, Music By, Lyrics By, Arranged By [Choir Arrangement] – BjörkTranscription By [Choir Transcription] – Matt Robertson, Árni Heimir Ingólfsson
5:49
7 Virus
Arranged By [Hang Arrangement] – Björk, Manu DelagoDrum Programming [Beat Programming], Programmed By [Bass Programming] – Leila Arab*, Pablo Díaz-ReixaEngineer – Brian Hernandez, Curver, Damian Taylor, Mario DeJesus, Sveinn KjartanssonLyrics By – Björk, SjónMixed By – Björk, Damian TaylorProducer, Music By, Arranged By [Gameleste Arrangement, Choir Arrangement] – BjörkTranscription By [Choir Transcription] – Matt Robertson, Árni Heimir Ingólfsson
5:26
8 Sacrifice
Adapted By [Adapted To Sharpsichord] – Henry DaggDrum Programming [Beat Programming] – Current ValueEngineer – Cameron Craig, Curver, Damian Taylor, Mario DeJesusMixed By – Björk, Damian TaylorProducer, Music By, Lyrics By, Arranged By [Sharpsichord Arrangement, Voice Arrangement] – Björk
4:02
9 Mutual Core
Engineer – Damian Taylor, Sveinn KjartanssonMixed By – Björk, Damian TaylorProducer, Music By, Lyrics By, Arranged By [Organ Arrangement, Choir Arrangement] – BjörkProgrammed By, Written-By [Beat] – 16bit*, Björk, Matthew Herbert
5:06
10 Solstice
Engineer – Curver, David Bracey*Lyrics By – SjónMixed By – Addi 800, Björk, Curver, Damian TaylorPerformer [Pendulum Played By] – Zeena ParkinsProducer, Music By – BjörkTranslated By – David McDuff
4:41
Extra Tracks
11 Hollow (Original 7 Minutes Version) 7:08
12 Dark Matter (With Choir + Organ) 3:25
13 Náttúra
Backing Vocals – Thom YorkeDrums – Brian ChippendaleElectronics – Mark BellEngineer – Damian TaylorMusic By, Lyrics By, Producer – BjörkSynthesizer [Bass] – Matthew Herbert
3:51

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Deluxe edition. Includes 3 exclusive tracks.

Released in a 3-panel Digisleeve.

Pendulum Harp made by Andy Cavatorta.
Midi Controlled Pipe Organ made by Björgvin Tómasson.
Midi Controlled Gamelan-Celeste Hybrid made by Björgvin Tómasson and Matt Nolan.
All custom instruments based on ideas by Björk except Sharpsichord made by Henry Dagg.

This project was worked on in Reykjavik, Seltjarnarnes and Þingvellir in Iceland, New York, Guatemala, Puerto Rico and Belize.

Interactive Studio Musical System Concept by Björk and Damian Taylor. Designed and programmed by Damian Taylor.

℗© 2011 Welhart Ltd/One Little Indian Ltd. under exclusive licence to Universal Music Operations Limited.
The copyright in this sound recording is owned by Wellhart Ltd/One Little Indian Ltd., under exclusive licence to Universal Music Operations Limited
Made in the EU.

Published by Kobal Music Publishing except
Mark Bell published by EMI Music,
Oddný Eir Ævarsdóttir under Copyright Control,
Damian Taylor under Copyright Control.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Scanned): 602527801797
  • Barcode (Text): 6 02527 80179 7
  • Matrix / Runout: 06025 278 017-9 01+52810570
  • Rights Society: biem/sdrm
  • Mastering SID Code (Variant 1): IFPI LV27
  • Mastering SID Code (Variant 2): IFPI LV27
  • Mould SID Code (Variant 1): IFPI 0158
  • Mould SID Code (Variant 2): IFPI 0150
  • Other (Manufacturer data on inner ring (Variant1)): A MADE IN GERMANY BY EDC
  • Other (Manufacturer data on inner ring (Variant2)): B MADE IN GERMANY BY EDC
  • Other (Outer Ring (Variant 2)): [4 Universal logos]

Other Versions (5 of 51) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
tplp1016cd Björk Biophilia(CD, Album) One Little Indian tplp1016cd UK 2011 Sell This Version
2781697 Björk Biophilia(2x12", Album) Polydor 2781697 Europe 2011 Sell This Version
0602547516923 Björk Biophilia(2xLP, Album, RE, 180) Polydor 0602547516923 Europe 2016 Sell This Version
4605026709454 Björk Biophilia(CD, Album) Polydor 4605026709454 Russia 2011 Sell This Version
UICP-9043 Björk Biophilia(CD, Album, Unofficial, SHM) Polydor (2) UICP-9043 Japan 2011 Sell This Version

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