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Video : HBO reveals new trailer for David Bowie documentary (2018)

A new look at the upcoming documentary “David Bowie: The Last Five Years” has been revealed by HBO, which will air the film in January. The documentary centers on the final years of Bowie’s remarkable career, focusing mainly on his last two albums, “The Next Day” and “Blackstar” and on his musical “Lazarus”. A description promises archival footage and interviews with the artist’s bandmates, both of which feature richly in the new teaser trailer. In the 1’10” video, Bowie is heard in his own words while several other figures weigh in on his work, life and legacy. “David Bowie:...

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New BBC radio drama to dramatise the making of David Bowie’s ‘Blackstar’

‘Dead Ringers’ star Jon Culshaw will portray the late artist in the forthcoming programme, which will air next month A new BBC radio drama will dramatise the making of David Bowie‘s final studio album, ‘Blackstar’. The late artist released his twenty-fifth and final album on January 8, 2016, which coincided with Bowie’s 69th birthday. Two days later on January 10, Bowie passed away after a battle with liver cancer. ‘Blackstar’ was acclaimed upon its release, and the making of that record will now be the focus of a new BBC radio drama. Set to air on the BBC World...

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How David Bowie made life less suffocating for young queer people

“HE WAS LIKE A GIFT FROM THE GODS” 2016 was a terrible year for the entertainment industry. For a while, it seemed that every time you opened a newspaper, or every time your smart phone signaled an update from Twitter or Facebook, the noise heralded the death of yet another great: in the first five months of the year alone, the music world lost Prince, Maurice White of Earth, Wind & Fire, Glenn Frey of The Eagles, Jefferson Airplane’s Paul Kantner (coincidentally on the same day that Signe Anderson, the Airplane’s original singer, also passed away), Keith Emerson of...

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