David Bowie

Iggy Pop Admits To Smoking Spider Webs to Get High

Often times you have heard through friends and urban legends of strange ways of getting high. Things like cough syrup, spray cans, alcohol tampons, and hand sanitizer are just a few examples. But during an appearance on The Jonathan Ross Show , former Stooges frontman Iggy Pop revealed a unique...
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Yes Keyboardist Rick Wakeman Talks About The Best Advice David Bowie Gave Him And Telling Dirty Jokes At His Rock N Roll hall Of Fame Induction

As a member of Yes and later with his solo releases Rick Wakeman has created epic pieces of music that have spanned space and time and were sometimes long enough to take up a whole afternoon commute on the Southeast Expressway from Boston to Braintree. "Prog Rock" artists like Yes, Emerson Lake And...
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Get A Behind-The-Scenes Look of Johnny Flynn in the David Bowie Biopic "Stardust"

Queen's Bohemian Rhapsody first set the bar high for rock star biopics in 2018. Then Elton John's "real life fantasy" was told through the 2019 biopic Rocketman . Now the next UK rock icon to receive the biopic treatment will be David Bowie in Stardust . Starring Johnny Flynn ( Clouds of Sils Maria...
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1000 Musicians Jam "Killing In The Name" By Rage Against The Machine And It Is Magnificent

The Rockin' 1000 have done this before with Foo Fighters "Learn To Fly" and David Bowie's "Rebel Rebel" but this one is extra inspiring. There's something about thousands of people screaming "F*** YOU I WON'T DO WHAT YOU TELL ME!" that really pumps my nads. These people should do this in front of...
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34 Years Ago, LIVE AID Took The World By Storm

In 1985, the world would bear witness to one of the greatest music festivals ever assembled. Organized by Sir Bob Geldof and Midge Ure in the effort to raise funds to fight famine in Ethiopia, LIVE AID recruited some of the biggest names in music at the time, including Queen, David Bowie, U2, and...
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David Bowie Barbie Doll Created for 50th Anniversary of 'Space Oddity'

Mattel has come up with an out of this world Barbie in honor of one of the best-known classic rock songs of all-time - and the artist who created it. Introducing the new David Bowie- inspired Barbie. The limited edition doll was inspired by Bowie’s post-Ziggy Stardust creation Aladdin Sane, and is...
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Dave Navarro and Billy Morrison Announce 'Above Ground 2' Benefit Concert

Guitarists Dave Navarro of Jane's Addiction and Billy Morrison of Billy Idol have announced that their second annual 'Above Ground' benefit concert will be happening on September 6th at the Fonda Theater in Hollywood, CA. In partnership with MusiCares, Above Ground 2 seeks to raise funds and...
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Johnny Depp Forgot He Knew How To Sing Before Covering Bowie's "Heroes"

On the Hollywood Vampires' new album, Rise , one of the stand-out songs that puts actor Johnny Depp in the limelight is the band's cover of "Heroes" by David Bowie. It was also Depp that made the suggestion that they do a cover of it. “It’s always meant a lot to me; it meant a lot to me over the...
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Johnny Depp Covers David Bowie's "Heroes" with the Hollywood Vampires

In 2018, the all-star supergroup Hollywood Vampires, which is helmed by Alice Cooper, Joe Perry of Aerosmith, and actor Johnny Depp, hunkered down in Hansa Studios in Berlin, Germany to lay down a cover of one of David Bowie's greatest hit songs, "Heroes." What made this location so special was...
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15 of The Greatest LGBT Icons In Rock

These days there is a much greater acceptance of those in the LGBTQ community. But there have been many rock icons throughout the years that have helped pave the way for other members of the gay community to come forward and embrace their true selves. That is why we assembled a list of the greatest...
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