20 Years Ago Bowie Got A Star In Hollywood (Not That He Called For It)

Let’s admit it. We don’t really care about the star. Neither did Bowie, we take it. We’re just looking for a reason to listen to Bowie. And, while we’re at that, to remember one of his lesser known musical numbers, that would add another layer of irony to this occasion. It was originally written as […]

BBC Two premiers new David Bowie documentary

It may have flown right under your radar, but last weekend BBC Two premiered David Bowie: The Last Five Years on Saturday night. The documentary covers, as the title suggests, the artistâ’s last five years on Earth, including the release of his comeback album The Next Day, the creation of his final album Blackstar, and […]

Blank on Blank – David Bowie

Blank on Blank is a Brooklyn-based studio, in collaboration with PBS, that uses animated short films to present lost or forgotten interviews. “Famous names, lost interviews” is their tagline. In this interview, David Bowie reflects on his rock star persona, Ziggy Stardust, who is at one point called a “cartoon character come to life.” His […]

Watch David Bowie as Andy Warhol in Basquiat

Remember when David Bowie played Andy Warhol in the 1996 film Basquiat? No? Please watch the entire thing immediately. Until then, tide yourself over with this short clip of Bowie as the eccentric artist. In it, he is approached by a young Basquiat with a handful of what he calls “ignorant art.” He persuades Warhol, […]

Hunky Dory turns 45!

Middle-age can be a rough time, full of anger and remorse for accomplishments unachieved and goals unmet. Hunky Dory turns 45 this weekend, so itâ’s probably out buying a sports car and getting hairplugs. Seriously though, what better time to celebrate one of David Bowieâ’s classics? The world lost a great artist this year, and […]

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