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Review Of Thurston Moore Exhibition (the Independent - The Friday Review - 16 October 1998

on October 21, 1998

Considering Rock's uneasy relationship with visual art down the years; it's to the benefit of this show that the music used as the spur to the various exhibits- guitar noise by Sonic Youth's Thurston Moore - is about as far from mainstream rock as it gets.

Packaged in vacuum- cleaner bags, these pieces were sent out as cassettes to a variety of artists and musicialns, whose responses comprise the exhibition and its accompanying CD. At their most basic, some of the pieces simply illustrate the difficulty many visual artists experience dealing with a form as amorphous and intangible as music.

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David Bowie And Laurie Anderson Collaboration

on October 16, 1998

DAVID BOWIE AND LAURIE ANDERSON COLLABORATION David Bowie and Laurie Anderson are to show their twenty drawing collaboration at the Luwig Museum starting in November this year. Read more details in David's journal for the 16th of October.

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David Bowie And Laurie Anderson Collaboration

on October 15, 1998

David Bowie and Laurie Anderson are to show their twenty drawing collaboration at the Luwig Museum starting in November this year. Read more details in David's journal for the 16th of October.

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Silly News:

on October 15, 1998

Rock idol David Bowie's interest in computers - he is setting up his own Internet provider service - is turning into an obsession.

At the launch this week of a vodka ad, created by controversial artist Damien Hirst, 51-year-old Bowie - part-time Bermuda resident - spent the evening of Notting Hill's Pharmacy restaurant taking photographs of fellow partygoers.

Explains the computer freak formerly known as Ziggy Stardust: "I'm going home to put them onto my web page. I download everything at midnight."

"I take pictures with a digital camera, and it takes only a couple of seconds to put them on

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'fame' Can Be Heard In New Merchant/ivory Film

on October 14, 1998

The new James Ivory/Ismail Merchant (Room With A View, Howard's End) film - 'A Soldier's Daughter Never Cries' starring Barbara Hershey and Kris Kristofferson features "Fame".

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