Skip directly to content

Total Blam Blam's blog

Total Blam Blam's picture

Merry X-mass

on November 12, 1999





    Don't miss the showing of Merry Christmas Mr Lawrence, this Tuesday, November 16th at 3:35am on The Movie Channel. The film is rated 'R', and runs 125 minutes.

    Originaly Released in 1983, and Directed by Nagisa Oshima, Bowie stars as a World War II POW in a Japanese camp.

    Story Synopsis:
    Major Jack "Strafer" Celliers In this taut psychological drama about clashing cultures and survival set in the midst of World War II, Bowie stars as Jack Celliers, a British army officer who is sentenced to a Japanese P.O.W. camp in Java.
News
Total Blam Blam's picture

Ftd Hero Campaign

on November 12, 1999

FTD and FTD.COM have started to run a new advertising campaign, "Be A Hero", which features the Bowie classic "Heroes". The song is the feature idea behind the campaigns' TV and Movie Theater ads.

The "Be A Hero" concept depicts the sender of flowers as "the hero" and points out that anyone can be a hero simply by giving flowers.

go to FTD.com

News
Total Blam Blam's picture

Bowienet Things

on November 12, 1999

Have you downloaded your free BowieNet Screen Saver?? This cool collection of 9 unique BowieNet Things are fun, interactive multimedia objects designed for your viewing pleasure. Just a reminder, to view things:

1. You must be on a PC (sorry MAC's)2. You will need ThingViewer 1.1
3. Internet Explorer (3.0 or higher) or Netscape (3.0 or higher).

For all the details, go to BowieNet Things. Have fun!

News
Total Blam Blam's picture

Ziggy Starbucks

on November 12, 1999



This image is from GQ Magazine's December 1999 issue. Here is some text that followed this colorful image.
Click here for bigger image.



David Bowie: Down-to-earth Starman.

What qualities do you bring to the party?

My hard-won ability to know when to go home.

Tell us about the best party you've ever been to.

For the Sultan of Solo's birthday. Nine of his daughters played flutes and danced for us as rain seeped through the grand, but dilapidated, roof of his 12th-century palace.

Can you recommend a top non-alcoholic beverage?

I live on Starbucks' French Roast coffee.

taken from GQ Magazine December
News
Total Blam Blam's picture

Diamond Dogs Re-release

on November 11, 1999

'Diamond Dogs' is featured in the monthly 'Q' 'best re-releases of the last three months' section.'...its skewed, future-shock lyrics and Mike Garson's bonkers piano remain just as gripping.'info courtesy of Spaceface

News

Pages