David Bowie

5 Little-Known Duran Duran Songs Worth Spinning

Yesterday was Duran Duran appreciation day, and to mark it properly, the band took a picture of themselves hard at work on their new album with producers Mark Ronson and their old friend (and guitar demon) Nile Rodgers.

No Bowie, No Showie: The 2014 Brit Awards In Full

It’s official, after at least 45 years in the business, David Bowie has finally arrived, taking the Best British Male award in the 2014 Brit Awards. It’s been a long haul—some people believed he may have just given up, ...

Bill Nighy Gushes Over BBC2 Co-Star Christopher Walken

Really good, confident actors aren’t afraid to share the spot light as does Bill Nighy (The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel, Love Actually) when lamenting about his BBC2 Turks & Caicos film co-star Christopher Walken, reports ...

The 2014 Brit Awards Nominations: It’s Bastille Day!

Now that we’re firmly into the awards season, it’s time to turn our faces away from the televisual and movieational arts, pack our eyes away, unbox those ears, and have a think about music.  The nominations for this ...

Happy Birthday, David Bowie: Six Lost Gems

David Bowie is 67 today, which is all the excuse anyone needs to celebrate his astonishing career of twists and turns, of eternally wondrous hits you hear every day, and miraculous (space) oddities that you don’t.

David Bowie Wishes You A Merry Christmas

Be warned, this story drops names of rock royalty like Santa Claus drops glitter.

Yesterday, the BBC Radio station 6Music ran a two-hour holiday special called This Is Radio Clash, in which Mick Jones and Paul Simenon from, you’ve guessed it, the Clash, span a few yarns, told a few tales, and played a few of ...

20 Greatest British Songs of 2013

The best year in ages for British music? It sure seems that way. Adele‘s general absence (outside of her Oscar win) from stages and radio stations may have taken focus off the U.

James Blake Wins The 2013 Mercury Prize

You’ve got to be doing something pretty good in music if you can be Mercury nominated for both of the albums you’ve released to date, and win it with the second,  scurrying past the waving and envious fists of artists of ...

It’s Official: David Bowie Is A Better Dresser Than Elizabeth I

Today, I should like to take the person who invented the concept of polls and kiss them full and heartily on both cheeks.

Read Like Bowie, Think Like Bowie: His 100 Favorite Books

Definitive lists are maddeningly attractive things, aren’t they? All you need is a premise, whether it’s the 100 Best Meals To Eat On A Train or 50 Things To Do After You Turn The Lights Out And Before You Actually Fall ...