David Bowie

A list of David Bowie's 100 favourite books

David Bowie was once asked a relatively complex question by a journalist: <i>What is your idea of perfect happiness?</i> <br>The legendary artist responded with …

Literature

The Quietus Hour 47: A Special With James Endeacott

"He started slapping me around the face with a long, black dildo but there was nothing weird or malicious about it."

Trent Reznor Emotionally Reveals Why David Bowie Was His ‘North Star’

Nine Inch Nails frontman Trent Reznor discussed the death of his friend and hero David Bowie in a new interview with The Current’s Mary Lucia. …

Music

Is it time for a slow innovation movement?

Anyone working in a creative or innovation role will be familiar with what the Enlightenment French philosopher Diderot termed l’esprit d’escalier …

Creativity

Long live the King: A tribute to Elvis 40 years on

opinion<p><b>I fell in love with Elvis the day after he died.</b><p>The night before – August 16, 1977 – my mum and dad were hosting a dinner party. And, for some …

Elvis Presley

Pound dog: Elvis still earning a fortune 40 years after his death

<b>When a downward-spiralling Elvis Presley died 40 years ago on 16 August 1977, a cynical music industry insider was overheard to remark that it was a "smart career move".</b><p>Apocryphal tale or not, death has given a lucrative boost to the selling power of not just Elvis, but also Bob Marley, Jimi …

Pouty’s Rachel Gagliardi Embraces Her Alter Ego With Her New EP

‘Saint Mary of the Moods’ is out now<p>Last year, Rachel Gagliardi found herself in the midst of chaos. From personal loss to needing a change of scenery, the former Slutever member found herself looking to make a change. Instead of focusing on the shifting and moving of things, Gagliardi found …

Palm Springs

St. Vincent’s Expletive-Laden Break Down Of Writing ‘New York’ Is Almost As Good As The Song Itself

Who doesn’t love a good swear word? Maybe some of the more pious among us prefer to abstain from slipping in a bit of profanity into casual conversation, but there are times when a well-timed f*ck or sh*t is everything you need to add that extra bit of oomph to whatever point you’re trying to make. …

David Bowie made a reappearance in the latest episode of Twin Peaks

David Bowie made a reappearance on the latest episode of <i>Twin Peaks,</i> dedicated to the memory of the late musical icon.<p>Footage from the prequel film</i> …

TV

The best festival moments of 2017 so far

Festival season is nearly over and the fun comedown is already sinking in. But before we look forward to doing it all again next year, let’s take a …

Arcade Fire

Introducing the new issue of Uncut

Starring Jack White, Van Morrison, David Bowie, The National, LCD Soundsystem, The Dream Syndicate, Steve Winwood, The The and Sparks!<p>On July 14, …

Music

Seu Jorge Pays Tribute to "A Life Aquatic" With David Bowie Covers at the Broward Center

With the above in mind, Anderson’s 2004 film <i>The</i> <i>Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou</i> was a cause for celebration among sensitive types and pop culture …

Miami

Fans Are Emotional After David Bowie’s ‘Fire Walk With Me’ Character Returned To ‘Twin Peaks’

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aMszCiYdtts<p>With only four episodes to go until <i>Twin Peaks</i> season three is wrapped up, David Lynch is revisiting old characters that were supposed to have expanded roles in the latest chapter of his bizarre mystery. Before David Bowie’s death, the legendary …

TV

Twin Peaks recap: 'The Return: Part 14'

We gave it an <b>A</b><p><b>Subscribe to A Twin Peaks Podcast: A Podcast About Twin Peaks – on iTunes, Stitcher, or wherever you get your podcasts – to unwrap the mysteries in EW’s after-show every Monday during the Showtime revival.</b><p>I’m a big fan of 1st Wave, the Sirius XM channel that focuses on the new …

TV

The Streaming Wars Just Got Personal

Shonda Rhimes jumps ship; Game of Thrones reaches the homestretch; David Bowie makes a posthumous appearance.<p>It’s Monday, a helicopter has been hovering over my house since 4 A.M., and I assume it’s just <b>Ted Sarandos</b> trying to close a talent deal.<p>Hello from Los Angeles, where we’re wondering who …

TV

David Bowie's Fire Walk With Me character returned to Twin Peaks in perhaps the show's best episode yet

Fire, we'll walk you through it.<p><b>Warning: This article contains spoilers for 'Part 14' of</b> <i>Twin Peaks: The Return</i><b>, which aired in the US last …

TV

Twin Peaks recap: episode 14 – David Bowie's back, and more small miracles

As Bowie makes his tasteful, triumphant return to the screen, David Lynch offers a reminder that we can all be heroes – even the most unlikely of us<p><i>Spoiler alert: this blog is for Twin Peaks viewers who have seen episode 14 of The Return, showing on Showtime on the US and Sky Atlantic in the UK. Do</i> …

TV

David Bowie’s Bromley school wasn’t so bad, Mr Kureishi

I was a contemporary of Bowie’s, and it was a bastion of suburban bourgeoisie then, not the sink school Hanif Kureishi describes, says Howard Scholey<p>As a contemporary of David Bowie at Bromley technical high school, I read Hanif Kureishi’s article with interest (Review, 12 August). Possibly it was …

Education

What Does TWIN PEAKS’ Latest Dream Sequence Mean?

Episode 14 of <i>Twin Peaks</i> is easily one of David Lynch’s wildest episodes yet, with only the nuclear fallout of episode eight coming close when it …

TV

Twin Peaks Gives Us Back Agent Cooper…In a Dream

“We are like the dreamer who dreams, and then lives inside the dream.”<p>It appears we might be making some progress, <i>Twin Peaks</i> fans. FINALLY, things …

TV

David Bowie Makes a Posthumous 'Twin Peaks' Cameo -- See David Lynch's Tribute to the Late Rock Star

David Lynch paid tribute to David Bowie on Sunday, after the late star made a posthumous cameo appearance in the latest episode of <i>Twin Peaks: The</i> …

TV

Never-Before-Seen Photos Of 20-Year-Old David Bowie Posing For His Debut Album Cover

“He was very polite,” says Gerald Fearnley, who took these photographs of 20-year-old David Bowie in 1967. “I don’t remember how he ended up in my …

Music

Maternity Portraits Allow Women To Feel Beautiful During The Changes Pregnancy Makes In Their Bodies

User submission<p>51 minutes ago by​<p>Alli Peck <br>Community member<p>Many women don’t feel sexy or beautiful during their pregnancy. Heartburn, weight gain and …

Pregnancy

David Bowie’s Character Returns to “Twin Peaks”: Watch | Pitchfork

David Bowie’s character, FBI agent Phillip Jeffries, made an appearance in the new episode of “Twin Peaks” tonight. Watch it here. He showed up in a dream sequence Gordon Cole (played by David Lynch) recounted to Albert Rosenfield (played by Miguel Ferrer). The footage of Bowie was taken from his …

TV

Root shoulders the demands of the England captaincy

2:50 PM ET<p>There's a scene in the film, The Hunger, where the character played by David Bowie ages several decades in a few minutes.<p>It would be an …

Sheffield United

My friend David Bowie by Hanif Kureishi

They went to the same south London school, a decade apart, and ended up working together. As a new anecdote-filled book is published, the novelist recalls the Bowie he knew<p>One of the first, and most important pieces of advice David Bowie ever gave me – this was in the early 1990s – was to make sure …

Strange fascination: The best David Bowie books

There are surprisingly few good books about the late star – but, as a new collection of reminiscences by friends is published, we pick out the heroes of the Bowieography<p>Alongside the supremely well-read Bob Dylan, David Bowie was probably popular music’s most bookish star. Christopher Isherwood was …

Books

Left-Handers Day: 13 facts about the wonderful left

From scissors and smudged ink, spiral-bound notebooks to impossible-to-use tin openers, the lefties' struggle is real.<p>To mark International Left-Handers Day, which falls every year on August 13, here's some lovely left-leaning facts. So take a moment to pause and appreciate the plight of your …

Leonardo Da Vinci

What Vogue Recommends This Weekend: 11/08/2017

The weekend has arrived which is, quite literally, music to our ears as there are a number of sweet-sounding events taking place across London over …

Music