David Bowie

David Bowie Snubbed? Beyoncé In A Rock Category? Grammy Official Explains Nominations

Since the 2017 GRAMMY Nominations were announced, there have been many questions surrounding some of the nominees in the rock and metal categories. The first being David Bowie 's final album Blackstar not being nominated for "Best Rock Album." Many believed that Bowie would easily be a shoe-in...
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Songs By David Bowie, Nirvana, Deep Purple, R.E.M. And More Inducted Into The 2017 Grammy Hall Of Fame

The Grammys have announced that "Smells Like Teen Spirit", "Changes", "Jailhouse Rock", "Losing My Religion", "Sign O' The Times" and 20 other songs will be the latest inductees into the 2017 Grammy Hall of Fame. Similar to the Rock n' Roll Hall of Fame, the criteria for eligble songs to be...
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New BBC Documentary Focuses On The Last Five Years Of David Bowie

Airing on January 8th, 2017, the day that would have marked the 70th birthday of David Bowie , is the BBC documentary David Bowie: The Last Five Years , which puts a focus on final years of the rocker's life, particularly on his final LP Blackstar . Airing on BBC Two, the documentary is expected to...
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David Bowie Is Getting His Own Set Of Emojis

Before, having Weird Al Yankovic sing a parody of one of your songs was one of the greatest honors out there. Now, having your own set of emojis is the current trend of immortalizing some of our favorite artists. As part of a new set of emojis being released by Apple this week, both a male and...
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Did David Bowie Micromanage His Death?

David Bowie can easily be associated with the terms "rock icon," "innovator," "artist," and "performer." It also appears that even after being diagnosed with terminal liver cancer, he was intent on making his death a work of art, just like how he did with his life. Some can find evidence in his...
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Sting Writes A Song Inspired By The Deaths Of David Bowie & Prince

On his new album 57th and 9th , Sting wrote a song reflecting on the many deaths of iconic rockstars claimed by 2016 like David Bowie and Prince . Titled "50,000." Sting wrote it shortly after Prince's death, describing it as almost reading the obituary of one of his rock colleagues and looking...
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David Bowie's Newborn Grandson Named After Him

It may be hard to believe that it has already been six months since the world lost music icon David Bowie (real name David Jones ). But recently his son and film director Duncon Jones announced to the world that his first child will be named Stenton David Jones , in memory of his grandfather...
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David Bowie's Hair And Prince's 'Yellow Cloud' Guitar Auctioned Off

When Heritage Auctions announced that it would be auctioning off David Bowie 's hair, they were expecting it to reach a $4,000 price tag. The lock of hair was donated by Madame Tussauds Wax Museum after a sample was taken to make a wig for Bowie's figure. Instead, Bowie's hair sold for $18,750...
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Steven Tyler, The Subspace Project: David Bowie, Chris D'elia: The WAAF Word On The Street

Wednesday 5/11 Tickets go on sale Saturday for Steven Tyler at The Wang Theater in Boston on September 4. The Subspace Project: David Bowie is at The Museum Of Science Charles Hayden Planetarium in Boston. Chris D'elia is at The Wilbur Theater in Boston tomorrow.
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The Subspace Project: David Bowie, Norm McDonald, Deadpool: The WAAF Word On The Street

Tuesday 5/10 Deadpool comes out on blu-ray and DVD today. The Subspace Project: David Bowie is at The Museum Of Science Charles Hayden Planetarium in Boston tomorrow. Norm McDonald is at The Wilbur Theater in Boston on Saturday.
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