#BornThisDay: Photographer, Annie Leibovitz

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October 2, 1949- Annie Leibovitz was always my choice to shoot the long planned cover for my first album Low Hanging Fruit. I would have given the world's greatest living portrait photographer full creative carte blanche, trusting her to bring ... See the Rest

#BornThisDay: Manager, Brian Epstein


September 19, 1934- Brian Epstein. Hey, You’ve Got To Hide Your Love Away. John Lennon: “I was on holiday with Brian Epstein in Spain, where the rumors went ... See the Rest

#BornThisDay: Composer, John Cage

John Milton CAGE  (1912-1992) Amerikaanse avant-garde componist tijdens een masterclass bij het Conservatorium in den Haag. foto VINCENT MENTZEL==Nederland. Den Haag, 21 november 1988

September 5, 1912- John Cage: “I can't understand why people are frightened of new ideas. I'm frightened of the old ones.” John Milton Cage was a most important American experimental music composer, writer, performance & visual artist. His most famous & ... See the Rest

#BornThisDay: Paul McCartney

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June 18, 1942- My first album, not from my parental unit's collection of Broadway Original Cast LPs, but purchased for myself with money I had earned from mowing lawns, was Meet The ... See the Rest

#RealEstatePorn: Inside Lauren Bacall’s $26 Million Dakota Apartment


The Dakota is the legendary building where John & Yoko lived, where Rosemary's Baby was set and back in 1961 where actress Lauren Bacall bought an apartment there. She lived there up until her death last year. ... See the Rest

Picture This: Annie Leibovitz Is 65!


Yes, Annie hits the big 6-5 today, and WOW, has she packed a LOT into those years. Her list of accomplishments is HUGE. It would be hard to name anyone of consequence in the last 40 years that she HASN'T photographed. (Btw, she's been designated a Living Legend by the Library of ... See the Rest

Malkovich, Malkovich, Malkovich: Sandro Miller’s Homage To Photographic Masters


Yes, Malkovich, Malkovich, Malkovich. These photographs are so spot-on that you might not believe that they’re full recreations rather than some deft Photoshop work. Photographer Sandro Miller collaborated with John Malkovich to recreate some of the most famous portraits captured ... See the Rest

Art-Tee: Visionaire & The Gap Team Up At Frieze


Yes, yet another artist collaboration. I've done them myself and I'm getting a bit bored of the idea – but this one is affordable and looks cool. The Gap (yes, THAT Gap) ... See the Rest