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Under Pressure

on December 04, 1998

The David Bowie/Queen song Under Pressure will be featured in the upcoming Tristar Pictures film Stepmom which will be released on December 25. The film (starring Susan Sarandon and Julia Roberts) is a drama about a woman who, after learning she is dying of cancer, strikes up an unlikely relationship with her ex-husband's fiancee.

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Digital Ziggy

on December 04, 1998

Ziggy Stardust: The Motion Picture on DVD! Lightyear Entertainment (distributed by Image Entertainment) is releasing the film which was the final performance of David as Ziggy Stardust. The film features David Bowie, Mick Ronson, Trevor Bolder, and Mick Woodmansy. This historic farewell performance, an unrepeatable and priceless moment of rock history, was captured on film by noted rock documentary pioneer D.A. Pennebaker (Monterey Pop, Dylan's Don't Look Back).

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Show Me The Money

on December 03, 1998

12/04/98 UPDATE: SHOW ME THE MONEY

Chris Ofili, the 30yr old from Manchester, England, is the first painter to win Britains' prestigious £20,000 Turner Prize in 13 years. The Turner has previously gone to sculptors, Installationists, media-artists and the like. Ofili, a long time favourite artist of Bowies', is renowned for including not only dialogue-provoking black imagery in his work, but also large pieces of elephant dung. His idiosyncratic approach has often divided critics, (of course). On excepting the prize from fashion designer agnes b., Ofili exclaimed "Thank God.

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New Bowie Postage Stamp??

on December 03, 1998

The Embassy of the Democratic Republic of Congo (formally known as Zaire) has officially denied the creation of the Bowie Stamp. Democratic Republic of Congo officials state that "no new stamps have been issued in the last 18 months since the revolution." (Ed. note: Any new stamp issued by the Democratic Republic of Congo would not be issued in the name of Zaire).

The stamp was found up for auction on the e-bay site. (Sorry, Bidding is closed for this item).

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Mirror, Mirror On The Wall 1.

on December 03, 1998

Megadeth kicked off their ISP service on November 27th with unlimited internet access and, of course, your own email address.-yourname@megadeth.net - Frontman Dave Mustaine says "Internet access for our fans seemed a logical progression. Besides giving people the benefit of a strong provider, we hope it will bring everyone that much closer." Deja Vu, anyone? Can't wait to read the booklist

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