Article: A World Shattering Exclusive! Our Galactic Editor Gavin Petrie Tracks Down… Ziggy Stardust

For anyone who thinks MY articles get a little ridiculous: I was beginning to get mildly hysterical. I could tell by the way the telephone receiver was crumpling in my hand as I squeezed it. The record company was still insisting that an interview with Ziggy Stardust was impossible due to the fact that he … Continue reading Article: A World Shattering Exclusive! Our Galactic Editor Gavin Petrie Tracks Down… Ziggy Stardust

David Bowie: The Man With No Identity (Interview, May 1978)

David Bowie: "I have no identity" I had just settled myself comfortably on the couch, in the living room of David Bowie's suite in the Americana Flagship hotel in Rochester, when in from his bedroom bounced a pale but smiling Bowie carrying a small stuffed monkey. "Say hello to Asshole," he said, pointing the monkey … Continue reading David Bowie: The Man With No Identity (Interview, May 1978)

Article: Bowie Is Baal (Radio Times, 1982)

Controversial rock star David Bowie takes the title role in a new production of Bertoldt Brecht's first play, an amoral tale interspersed with songs. Being cast as the anarchic singer and poet might seem appropriate for Bowie, whose own public image shares many of the same characteristics. But, as Henry Fenwick discovers, Bowie's own attitude to life is very different from Baal's.

Ziggy Lives: The 1990 Rock Fantasy Comic of your Dreams

As the new Ziggy comic arrives in the mail, I thought it'd be a good time to share this magnificent Bowie "Rock Fantasy" comic from 1990. It actually reminds me a lot of those indie Dungeons & Dragons zines that would circulate around colleges in the 80's, but instead of trolls and elf maidens, this … Continue reading Ziggy Lives: The 1990 Rock Fantasy Comic of your Dreams

Article: Cyberspace Oddity by Robert Levine

Below is an article from the March 1997 issue of "The Web" magazine, which featured an interview with Robert Levine and David Bowie. Pictures and transcribed article below: Bowie during his "Rave Uncle" phase. The Thin White Duke Plays with New Music, Net Singles, and Online Identities. "If anybody comes up on the net and … Continue reading Article: Cyberspace Oddity by Robert Levine