Björk announces New York gigs ahead of new album ‘Vulnicura’

Run of live dates will begin in March, the same month new studio album is released

Björk has announced a series of live dates in New York ahead of the release of new album ‘Vulnicura’.

The Icelandic singer will perform two shows at Carnegie Hall and a further four at the City Center venue between March 7 and April 4 this year. Earlier this week it was confirmed that Björk will release her new album in March. Arca, one of the producers she has worked with on the album, will support on selected dates.

Announcing the small gigs on Facebook, Björk wrote, “new york , here are your vulnicura tour dates ! they are for real ! hope you enjoy them !” Tickets are available to the public from January 23.

On March 7, New York’s Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) will open Björk, a retrospective dedicated to her career. In addition to the album and exhibition, the singer will also release a career retrospective book in March titled Björk: Archives.

The book, which features contributions from directors Chris Cunningham and Spike Jonze, will chart the singer’s career through a mixture of poetry, academic analysis, philosophical texts and photographs.

Björk will play:

New York, Carnegie Hall (March 3/ 14)
New York, City Center (March 25, 28. April 1, 4)