David Bowie

Flashback: David Bowie's Failed Attempt to Adapt George Orwell's '1984'

The writer's wife shot down the 1974 idea<p>George Orwell's dystopian novel <i>1984</i> worked its way into countless high school lit syllabi since it was …

Culture

Scientists honor David Bowie by naming a 100-million-year-old wasp after David Bowie

David Bowie's memory is being preserved in a pretty unexpected way.<p>Nearly a year and a half after the "Space Oddity" singer's death, scientists have named a new, 100-million-year-old extinct species of wasps after him. The announcement was made in a paper in the latest edition of the <i>Journal of</i> …

Natural History Museums

Epic Moments In Fashion That Wouldn't Have Existed Without The LGBTQ Community

This list barely skims the surface.<p>Plainly stated, fashion as we know it today would not exist if not for the creativity and influence of people in the LGBTQ community. LGBTQ stylists, designers and fashion personalities alike make up the heart of the industry.<p>As a result, many of our very favorite …

Fashion

The 1980's are back. Here are best pieces to buy into the trend

Fashion

Watch The Flaming Lips cover David Bowie’s ‘Space Oddity’ while crowdsurfing in a giant orb at Glastonbury 2017

The band paid tribute to the late artist during their headline slot on The Park Stage this evening (June 23)<p>The Flaming Lips honoured the memory and …

Kasabian, Kings of Leon, Arcade fire and more: the story of INmusic 2017 in pictures

To Zagreb, Croatia, to relive the greatest fun times of INmusic festival 2017, which boasted massive bands and a deeply 'grammable setting.<p>Credit: …

Go Jellyfishing for Tickets to SPONGEBOB SQUAREPANTS Starting Monday

Tickets go on sale to the general public on Monday, June 26 at 10:00am ET for SpongeBob SquarePants on Broadway at The Palace Theatre (1564 Broadway …

Music

Frankie Grande’s New Collaboration With YouCam Is All About Empowerment

Prepare to feel empowered. Frankie Grande has an exciting new project with the award-winning augmented reality app, YouCam, and it’s going to give …

Celebrity News

Your Guide To All The Songs Featured In ‘GLOW' Season 1

Netflix's latest offering takes us back to the 1980s with <i>GLOW</i>, a fictionalized drama of the making of the show of the same name in 1985.<p>The show is a …

TV

How to actively support the LGBTQ+ community and LGBTQ+ rights organizations

LGBTQ+<p>No Comments<p>Even though LGBTQ+ rights have come a long way, there’s still a lot of work to be done. And with Trump being elected president, …

LGBTQ

Winning a Posthumous Emmy Is Not as Easy as You Might Think

In February, David Bowie's album <i>Blackstar</i>, which was released two days before his January 2016 death, won all five Grammys for which it was …

Entertainment

Goldie: "Bowie taught me the power of reinvention"

The drum 'n' bass legend talks about his friendship with the beloved icon

Music

48 behind-the-scenes photos of David Bowie filming ‘The Man Who Fell To Earth’ in 1975.

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What pop culture’s mavericks can teach you about being awesome

We can’t all write hits like Bowie or play guitar like Prince, but Phil Beadle reckons pop culture’s late, great rule-breakers still have a thing or …

Music

Life Before and After Architecture

Ch-ch-ch-ch-changes. David Bowie was right when he sang it – life’s full of so much uncertainty, variables, and excitement that half the battle is …

Architecture

'Moves Like Jagger'? 10 Videos Showing Off the Rolling Stones Frontman's Dancing

Today (June 21) in 2011, Maroon 5 released "Moves Like Jagger," featuring Christina Aguilera. Frontman Adam Levine referred to the Grammy-award …

Mick Jagger

Arcade Fire just gave one of the best festival headline performances of the year at INmusic festival in Croatia

The show, like therapy with dancing, took place at INmusic in Zagreb, Croatia, with frontman Win Butler paying tribute to David Bowie and dissing …

Festivals

Bankers Become Heroes for Lesser Known Parks at David Bowie Bash - Bloomberg

With decades of weather and concert data to work with, Christopher Mann of Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ offered to write an algorithm to predict …

Track By Track: Moon Diagrams - Lifetime Of Love

Art takes time, this much is clear. "Lifetime Of Love" is the new album from Deerhunter co-founder and drummer Moses John Archuleta, a solo project …

Inspiration

Brian May: There are Unreleased Queen & David Bowie Collaborations

<b>By: Steve Kostan</b>Here’s something to look forward to. Apparently when Queen and David Bowie recorded “Under Pressure” the recording session did not …

Brian May

Brian May teases unheard David Bowie and Queen recordings

Bowie famously teamed up with Queen for 1981's 'Under Pressure'<p>Brian May has revealed that there are unheard recordings featuring David Bowie and …

Brian May

Behold The Paintings of David Bowie: Neo-Expressionist Self Portraits, Illustrations of Iggy Pop, and Much More

Would you believe that David Bowie, era-transcending pop star, actor, and avid reader, found not just the time to build a formidable art collection …

Culture

Lorde Compares Her Friendship With Taylor Swift To Having "Very Specific Allergies"

There was a time back in 2013/2014 when Lorde was everywhere. Literally, <i>everywhere</i>. You couldn't escape debut single "Royals" being blasted out of every radio station and music channel.<p><i>Pure Heroine</i>, the then-17-year-old New Zealand singer's subsequent album, sold three million copies. Kanye West …

Music

Pandora Celebrates And Supports LGBTQ Community With Launch Of 'Sounds Like Pride'

“By celebrating Pride at Pandora, we are not only saying ‘I see you, I got you,’ to our employees – we are saying it to LGBTQ+ folks everywhere.”<p>Pandora, “the world’s most powerful music discovery platform,” is turning up the volume on Pride with a brand new spotlight on queer artists and …

LGBTQ

Why we should all pack up and move to Berlin

Berlin is the capital of Germany and somewhat the opposite of what the traditional German city looks like. Here in Berlin our sausages – or wursts – …

Germany

Meet the Cast and Creatives of the SpongeBob SquarePants Musical

Based on the Nickelodeon cartoon, the new musical features original songs by Aerosmith, Sara Bareilles, John Legend, David Bowie, and more.

Pop Culture

David Bowie’s answers to a famous personality test in Vanity Fair are incredible

The Proust Questionnaire is a set of basic questions that are said to reveal one’s true nature. Its name and popularity is derived from famous French …

Music (Australia)

Brian May considers releasing Queen's lost David Bowie recordings

Lost recordings from the awkward sessions that resulted in Queen and David Bowie’s 1981 hit Under Pressure may get a release.<p>Guitarist Brian May has …

Brian May

Dwight & Nicole get to heart of their sound with new producer

Some artists want a producer to reinvent them — think David Bowie and Nile Rodgers on “Let’s Dance” or Brian Eno and Daniel Lanois’ work with U2. …

Music

Pen-and-Ink Artist Creates Hyperrealistic Drawings of Celebrities

Approximating about 130 hours to complete each piece, an illustrator strives to revive his long-dormant passion for hand-drawing by adopting a ballpoint pen. The 40-year-old artist Paul Kobriger works during the day but then uses his free time to compose hyperrealistic ballpoint drawings. The …

Illustration