Tonight I finally got around to posting the link for the (terrifically) lengthy Love Is Lost remix. (For the sake of completeness and for the precisely three people who I know depend on this blog for up-to-date Bowie information.) While looking for the video, I came across this gem: It appears to be a fake,… Continue reading Bowie Rehearsal Recordings… Fake? Real? How Would We Ever Know?
The full campaign isn’t out yet. But there’s stills and some background here. It’s not new for Bowie to do television ads, by any means. And the idea of the Vuitton campaign didn’t bother me, really, until I read the above article. It feels like pure, empty commercialism. Selling an expensive, less-than-innovative product to the… Continue reading David Bowie Pimping Louis Vuitton. Let Me Try To Figure Out Why This Bugs Me So Much.
Hallowe’en is usually not my favourite holiday. But this year, we were treated to a “homemade” Bowie video. Given the date and atmosphere you’d almost expect some creepy figure to appear from the shadows or blood to pour out of the faucet as Bowie vigourously washed his hands over and over, in some kind of…… Continue reading Bowie Loves Puppets. And Projections. And The Lines On His Face, I Think. And Why Not?