John Lennon Victorious In NME ‘Ultimate Icon’ Poll

John Lennon

Former Beatles co-frontman John Lennon has triumphed in a readers poll to find the ‘Ultimate Icon’ across British music magazine NME‘s sixty year history. Overcoming a raft of iconic artists such as David Bowie, Morrissey, Kurt Cobain and protegé Paul McCartney, Lennon’s placing stands as testament to, not only his seminal work with The Beatles, but [...]

In Space, No One Can Hear You Rock – NASA Plays The Beatles on Mars


If Martians had been listening in to Earth’s radio signals as of late, they too would no doubt be sick of hearing unnecessary remix after unnecessary remix of Gotye‘s ‘Somebody That I Used to Know’. NASA are presumably worried of this, and employee Eric Blood has revealed on Reddit that a list of  ’wake-up calls’ are used to [...]

‘Ziggy Stardust’ Re-Released to Celebrate 40th Anniversary


The David Bowie classic, The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders From Mars, will be reissued in June in celebration of the album’s 40th year, it has been revealed. To be re-released on CD and vinyl, all eleven original tracks will be remastered and the vinyl format will include an audio DVD [...]

Video: Jimmy Fallon Performs “Space Oddity” as “Tebowie”


Fallon combines the awesomeness of David Bowie and Tim Tebow to become Tebowie.

Video: ‘Lost’ Footage of David Bowie on Top of the Pops (1973)


As previously reported, ‘lost’ David Bowie footage of he and his band performing ‘The Jean Genie’ on TOTP in 1973 will be shown on BBC 2 this evening, but we have a clip from the show you can watch below. According to Bowie Wonder World, the footage was initially due to be played on BBC4 [...]

‘Lost’ David Bowie Footage to Be Broadcast on BBC 2


According to the NME, British television channel BBC 2 will be broadcasting tonight (December 21st) a rare video of David Bowie performing ‘The Jean Genie’ in 1973. It will feature on The Top of the Pops Christmas Special, which starts at 7.30PM (GMT). The original footage had been held by retired cameraman John Henshall, who [...]

Update: David Bowie Hasn’t Agreed to Musical About His Life


Update: David Bowie’s reps deny signing off on the musical about the singer’s life.

CSS Release Video for “City Grrrl”


Just as the ladies of CSS promised from the road, having spent much of the year touring in support of this year’s LP release, La Liberación, the video for “City Grrrl” is out! As told, it does feature Cody Critcheloe from Ssion and, as assumed, it does feature Lovefoxxx dying her hair pink and putting [...]