A certain Icelandic songstress is earning rave reviews for her new Volta
and the live shows she's performed in support of it. We talk with New Yorker
music critic Sasha Frere Jones
about the role musical collaborators and the singer's high-profile played in the new CD. And, we find out from Rolling Stone
senior editor David Fricke
about bands from her native country that are following in her footsteps.