Fascinating article about wowlebrity and '80s nightlife documentarian Nelson Sullivan in Vice: Twenty-five years ago this month, on July 4, 1989, video artist Nelson Sullivan suddenly died of a heart attack, leaving behind almost 1,200 hours of footage of the now iconic and heavily romanticized Downtown New York scene. Ranging from performances by ... See the Rest
Nightlife photographer John Simone, who took so many legendary clubkid photos for Project X magazine back in the day, has launched a major retrospective entitled "Legends of NY Nitelife" at the Buddies in Bad Times Theatre in Toronto. It runs through the 29th and if you're in the area you SIMPLY MUST GO. The show features images of celebrities ... See the Rest
It was probably the worst song of both their careers, and the most embarrassing video of the decade. But when you take the music out of Mick Jagger and David Bowie's "Dancing in the Streets" video, it suddenly becomes completely engaging. Just two dorks spazzing out for no reason. ... Watch Now
When I first heard that Chance the Rapper sang a rendition of "Arthur's theme" at the Sasquatch! Music Festival in Portland, I got all misty-eyed and thought of the great Christopher Cross songs of my youth – "Think of Laura," "Sailing," "Ride Like the Wind" and whatnot– I was a bit of a wussy, you know. Loved that stuff. Listened to it and cried ... See the Rest
Boy George sang a raspy, bluesy, reggae-tinged version of his classic hit on Jimmy Kimmel Live the other night. And, yes, it's sweetly nostalgic to hear him sing the old songs again – even if it DOES take awhile to get going – but I post this mostly because I'm pretty sure he's wearing that $8,500 Dolce & Gabbana needlepoint jacket that I've ... See the Rest
Most Exciting Casting News EVER: Juliette Lewis and Molly Ringwald Join the Cast of the Jem & the Holograms Movie!
This is just truly, truly outrageous! Yesterday, Deadline reported that Juliette Lewis had been cast in the upcoming Jem and the Holograms movie. Today, The Hollywood Reporter tells us that Molly Ringwald has been added, as well. While neither actress’ character has been revealed, I think it's safe to assume that Juliette will be playing Pizzazz, ... See the Rest
Wowlebrity and everyone's favorite Pop Artist Sham Ibrahim gave a portrait to Boy George last night. Says Sham."I gave my childhood idol Boy George a portrait at the after-party to his concert at the Mayan Theatre. The party was hosted by legendary event planner Rich Royal and it was a star-studded, glamorous affair!! Adam Lambert was there and I ... See the Rest