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David Bowie, the Hazy Cosmic Rock God

My boyfriend and I saw the Matt Damon film “The Martian” this Saturday, and although I enjoyed the movie overall, what really made me smile was director Ridley Scott’s use of “Starman” by David Bowie. 240 more words


Shuffle Prompt Tuesday: October 6, 2015

Deep space
made of
silent thunder
and stardust
containing the codes to life
and all the intricacies
that truly entails.
Why deny
a pleasure… 47 more words

Shuffle Prompt Tuesday

Masks of Music

by Austin Weimer

Captivating musical acts on the rise today are redefining identity and how it connects to music. The idea of the conventional “rock star” is constantly challenged across genres and every enthusiastic music listener can relate to the fantastical desire of having their name and picture all over a Billboard Top 40 album, becoming successful enough to the point that being noticed in public is almost a guarantee. 711 more words


David Bowie

Did you know that David turned down a Knighthood in 2003?


David Bowie Movie Poster Mash+Ups

Empire Magazine held a photoshop contest and asked its readers to mash-up David Bowie with recognizable movie posters. The majority of the submissions were bad photoshop jobs, but some were really funny and quite clever. 101 more words

Jewel of the day: Nikos Koulis Sapphire and Diamond Earrings

So here you go – sapphires and that 80s trend in one look. These earrings by Nikos Koulis (which give me a Ziggy Stardust vibe) feature a grid of sapphires (1.88 carats total weight) set in 18k white gold, and accented with .41 carats of white diamonds. 21 more words


David Bowie Is...

Image Credit: Album cover shoot for Aladdin Sane, 1973. Photograph by Brian Duffy

Remember that moment you saw David Bowie as the Goblin King in… 257 more words