Monday, July 6, 2020

David Bowie’s ‘Heathen’ album to see vinyl reissue

Seeing as I was just celebrating the acquisition of some rare David Bowie records just yesterday, how appropriate is today's news from BowieNet? It...

‘The Connection’ (1962) explores the agony and ecstasy of men waiting...

Even in today’s “progressive” society, women directors are still considered an anomaly in the world of filmmaking. This brief interview, shot not too long...

Could ‘Station to Station’ be EMI’s final Bowie reissue?

As many familiar with this blog already know, I have written extensively about the reissue campaign for David Bowie's 1976 album Station to Station...

John Waters on how he stays shocking

As the legendary director and author John Waters prepares to head down to South Florida for a new version of his monologue "This Filthy...

From the Archives: David Bowie’s Heathen and Reality reissues on the...

While we're sharing old David Bowie reviews along with reissue news, it's only been a few years since we mentioned that Bowie's brilliant 2002...

I have booked my cabin on ‘The Boaty Weekender’

Courtesy Sixthman Well, I’m doing it again. I’m going on a cruise ship full of indie rock bands....

Sweat Records launches new Miami independent music label

Browsing vinyl records is a lost art that sends you on a nostalgia trip. Not only is each jacket more creative than the other,...

Kubrick’s ‘Fear and Desire’ finally sees official release

It took many years after his death, but director Stanley Kubrick's disowned debut feature has now finally seen official release. Thanks to restoration work by...

Genesis tribute band The Musical Box’ take on ‘The Lamb,’ and...

If the lack of music coverage on this blog about music and film has seemed apparent, that is because I have returned to freelancing...

EMI/Capitol reissues 8 albums on Capitol Vaults line

Today EMI/Capitol continues its “From the Capitol Vaults” series where the major record label reissues long out of print vinyl records of essential albums....