A series of intervews and articles on Bowie can curently be found on the newsstands. Here is a brief sampling:
ACCORDING to David Bowie's business manager, the pale, skinny Englishman who first strutted on to the world stage in the early 1970s, resplendent in platform heels, feather boa and futuristic make-up, now "lies in bed awake every night imagining what tomorrow might bring. If there is anything new, interesting or daring out there he wants to be the first to try it." Read the entire Economist article here.
Serious moonlighter: Musician, financial commodity and art
According to a news story in the British Express, a group of scientistshave discovered a blueprint for creating designer-life forms, both plantand animal.
The late 20th Century was about discovering genes and tinkering withthem.The next century, he predicted, "is going to be about designing them".
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Interesting that the UK SUN newspaper compares the new Bowie look to Wunder footballer David Beckham (DB?).
When Beckham started wearing Indonesian Sarongs a while ago they weren't so fast to point out that Bowie has been wearing them in down-time for almostÃ‚Â 20 years!!