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ANNETTE PEACOCK IN CONCERT

Artists Space and Blank Forms present pioneer composer, vocalist, and multi-instrumentalist Annette Peacock in concert this month in Brooklyn. An associate of Ram Dass, Paul Bley, and Robert Moog, she was the first to use the Moog Synthesizer for vocal processing. Peacock’s last public performance in the city was at the Whitney in 2013. “Peacock struck out […]

BOWIE’S LAZARUS IN CONCERT

“For the first time and for one night only, the theatrical premiere of the film LAZARUS – shot during the London theatrical production – will be soundtracked live by the actual band who brought the show to life in New York, including the four songs written specifically for LAZARUS: the title cut, and ‘No Plan,’ ‘Killing a Little […]

STARDUST — COMPLEXIONS CONTEMPORARY BALLET

STARDUST, a new work by Complexions Contemporary Ballet celebrating the music of David Bowie, will be performed at the Music Center this weekend in its Los Angeles premiere. For many years following the 1972 release of The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders From Mars, Bowie had discussed staging alternative versions of […]

BASQUIAT LIVE

“Little Cinema at the Brooklyn Museum presents an immersive screening of the biographical drama BASQUIAT (Julian Schnabel, 1996), featuring live music accompaniment by Brian Kelly, dance performances by The Love Show, and interludes of video remixing by Little Cinema’s founder and creative director Jay Rinsky (Chnnls).”*   BASQUIAT, Thursday, March 8, at 7 pm. CANTOR AUDITORIUM, BROOKLYN MUSEUM, […]

NEW VINYL FOR BROOKLYN

The station-to-station tour of the exhibition DAVID BOWIE IS has reached its final stop at the Brooklyn Museum, and to mark the occasion, Parlophone presents two vinyl releases exclusive to the museum shop in 2018: “Time” (U.S. single edit)/“The Prettiest Star” Live in Berlin, on orange vinyl. Eight songs recorded live at a 1978 Deutschlandhalle performance, […]

JIM WALROD

“There’s this weird thing about liking what other people don’t like…. When someone says ‘That stuff is ugly,’ I am immediately drawn to it because it just means it’s challenging. “Take Memphis furniture and objects…. They were the scourge of the design world for the longest time, and I always found it to be the […]

BELLAMY ON ACKER

Dodie Bellamy, from “Digging Through Kathy Acker’s Stuff” – “Memory: Kathy entering a room in a silver bodysuit that looked like a prop from David Bowie’s Ziggy Stardust tour, a tiny spacesuit that would fit a doll’s body. Everyone around her looking normal, in their diminished washed out way…. “Memory: Kathy holding court in a […]