In advance of the London premiere of The Knife's "electronic opera," RA's Lee Smith met up with the Swedish duo, plus collaborators Mt. Sims and Planningtorock, to listen through a selection of music that influenced the project.
Wed, 29 Nov 2017
"I've been to Palestine myself and seen the effects of the occupation with my own eyes," Dreijer said in a statement posted today.
Mon, 16 Oct 2017
It's been eight years since The Knife's Karin Dreijer Andersson last released a solo LP.
Fri, 01 Sep 2017
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The profits will go to the No One Is Illegal Network, a charity working to help undocumented migrants in Sweden.
Mon, 14 Aug 2017
Shaking The Habitual: Live At Terminal 5, which includes both the LP and the film, comes out alongside a new photo book.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016
Out next month on PIAS, the digital release will feature 34 electronic and acoustic tracks by Scandinavian artists.
Wed, 03 Feb 2016
The first release from the new collaboration is due to land later this month.
Thu, 15 Oct 2015
Tunes from Leon Vynehall, DJ Koze and The Knife all make it onto the 2015 edition of the annual mix.
Tue, 19 May 2015
Lauren Flax and Jubilee will join the lineup at Ladyfag's party in Manhattan this Saturday.
Mon, 23 Mar 2015
The Knife co-founder is part of a four-strong production crew responsible for the next record on Paula Temple's new label.
Tue, 21 Oct 2014
Classics from Chez Damier and Earth People rub shoulders with contemporary artists like Axel Boman and Tuff City Kids on the London club's latest mix.
Thu, 21 Aug 2014
A run of European dates in October and November will be the Swedish act's last.
Mon, 28 Jul 2014
The remix EP features versions from Toydrum, Jenny Wilson and more.
Mon, 14 Aug 2017
Try and decipher Mother Of Knives Skill.
Mon, 15 Feb 2016
The Fader speaks to Karin Dreijer Andersson and Olof Dreijer about their landmark 2006 album.
Tue, 14 May 2013
The Quietus speak to the Karin and Olof Dreijer (plus five members of their dance troupe) about their divisive new routine.
Tue, 09 Apr 2013
Karin and Olof Dreijer discuss their new album in this 13-minute video, which was made in collaboration with Marit Östberg, who directed the video for "Full Of Fire."
Wed, 03 Apr 2013
The duo's forthcoming full-length Shaking The Habitual is streaming over on Pitchfork Advance.
Mon, 25 Mar 2013
Karin Dreijer Andersson and Olof Dreijer talk queer theory, their upcoming album and their new live show in this in-depth interview with The Guardian.
Fri, 08 Mar 2013
Pitchfork also have a statement from the duo explaining the video's implied commentary on gender roles.
Mon, 28 Jan 2013
See if you can decipher the narrative in this nine-minute video that accompanies the Swedish outfit's new single.
Wed, 12 Dec 2012
The bizarre clip on the duo's homepage is considered a teaser for their 2013 album, which Pitchfork say is called Shaking the Habitual.
Tue, 26 Apr 2011
According to a message on their website, which is otherwise concerned entirely with Romani housing rights, the duo will release their next LP in 2012.
Tue, 30 Mar 2010
Pitchfork looks into state funding for musicians in countries such Norway, Canada and Sweden that has in turn helped bands like The Knife and imprints such as Smalltown Supersound.
Thu, 04 Mar 2010
The band's Karin Dreijer Andersson and Olof Dreijer join Mt Sims and Planningtorock for a 'video interview' regarding their score for the Darwin-inspired Tomorrow, In A Year opera.