Posts tagged "david bowie"

Frisky Rant: Cosplaying David Bowie Isn’t Research, For Pete’s Sake

God help academics if it now requires weak attempts at method acting.

Rebecca Vipond Brink | August 18, 2015 - 1:00 pm

Hang On To Yourself: My Hair Color, David Bowie & Embracing The Weird

So now that I’ve stopped being an Earth Mother hair hippie, I have to beg the question: Do I really want to keep my natural hair color?

Rebecca Vipond Brink | March 9, 2015 - 12:00 pm

Of Course Art Can Change The World, If Only The Art World Wanted It To

VICE wrote up a cool panel discussion at Bard on the subject of politically engaged art today, but it was lacking an answer to the question it posed: Can art

Rebecca Vipond Brink | January 12, 2015 - 4:05 pm

I Love David Bowie, But He Is Unbearably Pretentious

I love David Bowie so, so, so much. SO much. There’s a David Bowie colony in my heart that takes up most of the left ventricle. I am awed and…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | December 5, 2014 - 9:15 am

Behold, David Bowie As Tilda Swinton & Tilda Swinton As David Bowie

Perfect. Absolutely perfect. Happy Sunday! [imgur]…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | September 21, 2014 - 4:00 pm

Lorde’s Style Icons Are David Bowie & Grace Jones, Of Course

“The kind of clothes that I’ve found I like to wear over the past year and six months have all been things that make me feel powerful and strong. I…

Claire Hannum | February 20, 2014 - 3:30 pm

David Bowie Releases The Third Music Video Off His Latest Album, “The Next Day”

Does watching David Bowie sit, strum a guitar, and stare menacingly into the camera for the better part of 3 minutes and 9 seconds sound like your idea of a…

Rachel Krause | July 17, 2013 - 7:00 pm

Freddie Mercury & David Bowie Sing “Under Pressure” A-Capella

Today in things that are perfect: a recently unearthed recording of David Bowie and the late, great Freddie Mercury singing the Queen song “Under Pressure,” without a backing track, their…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | June 6, 2013 - 9:20 am

Watch This: “Space Oddity” Is Even Better In Space

Canadian astronaut Chris Hadfield has been entertaining and educating all of us here on Earth with awesome YouTube videos and tweets during his five-month stay aboard the International Space Station. He returns to Earth today, but…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | May 13, 2013 - 12:30 pm

David Bowie’s Latest Star-Studded Music Video Is Totally Amazing (And Probably NSFW)

David Bowie gets what David Bowie wants, and if that means having Marion Cotillard and Gary Oldman star in his latest music video, then by God, that’s what’s going to…

Rachel Krause | May 8, 2013 - 5:00 pm

David Bowie Gets The Paper Doll Treatment

What’s your favorite iteration of David Bowie? There’s been about a zillion of the: Thin White Duke, Ziggy Stardust. The “Ashes to Ashes” harlequin clown. That Weird Wizard/Goblin From “Labyrinth.”…

Julie Gerstein | March 19, 2013 - 9:40 am

Morrissey Disses Bowie, Gets With Rick Astley Instead

In a busy Morrissey-filled week, sometimes important Morrissey Watch news items slip through the cracks. Like Morrissey’s burgeoning feud with David Bowie. It seems Bowie wasn’t too keen on Mozzer…

Julie Gerstein | March 6, 2013 - 1:40 pm

A David Bowie Video Starring Tilda Swinton Is My Idea Of Heaven

Do you like androgyny? David Bowie? Tilda Swinton? Then you’re going to love this new Bowie video featuring all that and more. The incomparable Tilda and David star as a…

Julie Gerstein | February 26, 2013 - 11:00 am

Kate Moss Channels Ziggy — Stardust, That Is

Glamorous supermodel Kate Moss does the androgynous thing on the latest cover of Vogue Paris, where she evokes a Ziggy Stardust-era David Bowie. Moss is pretty hot, and Bowie’s not…

Julie Gerstein | November 30, 2011 - 11:40 am

David Bowie’s “Space Oddity,” For Kids

I absolutely love karaoking David Bowie songs. “Life on Mars” ranks highly, but nothing is quite amazing as “Space Oddity.” And now an illustrator named Andrew Kolb has made a…

Kate Torgovnick/ | September 3, 2011 - 5:29 pm

Goblin King Meets Macbook

This amazing decal of David Bowie as the Goblin King instantly transforms a lowly Macbook into a magical scene from the “The Labyrinth,” aka The Best Movie Ever. Ideally it…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | August 30, 2011 - 2:20 pm

Ooh, Fashion! “Glee” Pays Tribute To Fashion’s Night Out

I really want to like “Glee,” but I can’t deal with all the musical interludes. Too much singing! Too much Lea Michele, who seems like she’d be that totally…

Julie Gerstein | August 28, 2011 - 3:00 pm

Iman Is Married To David Jones, Not David Bowie

“I am married to David Jones. David Bowie and David Jones are two totally different people. I did not want to get involved with a rock star. No way. It…

Kate Torgovnick/ | August 4, 2011 - 3:20 pm

David Bowie Still Ties Iman’s Shoes

“It’s exactly as fabulous as you would all think it is. He’s fun; he’s really a very curious man. I learn a lot through him. He’s interested in everything… He…

Annika Harris | December 18, 2010 - 2:00 pm

Iman On Loving David Bowie And Marriage

“David doesn’t fight. He is English, so he just stays quiet. I’m the screamer. Then he always makes me laugh. It’s like cabaret … I still fancy him—totally! After all…

Annika Harris | November 11, 2010 - 6:50 pm