David Bowie

Londoners Unfriendly? No We Bloody Well Aren't!

Charles Donovan | Posted 11.04.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Charles Donovan

"Born Londoners are actually rather friendly", I typed. "It's the blow-ins that aren't". I was swiftly accused of both xenophobia and elitism, so I had to clarify. Londoners come in every race and creed imaginable.

A Day In My Life

Neil Davidge | Posted 10.04.2014 | UK Entertainment
Neil Davidge

You've probably heard a few things I've done, maybe 'Teardrop' by Massive Attack, the title song for the TV show 'House MD', or the track I did with David Bowie for the movie 'Moulin Rouge'. You might even have a copy of an album by Massive Attack and played the video game 'Halo 4'.

Muppet Calls For Scotland To Remain Part Of The UK

The Huffington Post UK | Andrea Mann | Posted 25.03.2014 | UK Comedy

A complete muppet has said that Scotland should remain part of the UK. When asked for his opinion on Scottish independence, he said: "Of course Sco...

Bowie Supports Record Day Store With Treat For Fans

Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

David Bowie is showing support for this year’s Record Store Day (April, 19) by releasing two limited edition 7in picture discs of tracks celebrating...

Jake Bugg Takes A Swing At American Idol

Posted 04.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

Jake Bugg has never been one to keep his opinions to himself, having previously slammed acts like One Direction, who he described as "terrible", as we...

If You Love British Music, Give It a Future!

Crispin Hunt | Posted 26.02.2014 | UK Entertainment
Crispin Hunt

Last Wednesday's Brit Awards saw the great and the good pay tribute to the UK's finest musical talent. From David Bowie to Laura Mvula, the Arctic Monkeys to One Direction, the 2014 nominees demonstrate the incredible diversity that exists across the British music scene today...

The Brit Awards 2014

Amal Fashanu | Posted 26.02.2014 | UK Entertainment
Amal Fashanu

My first time at the Brits was truly exciting. It all began with the preparation. I was a lucky girl this year and got it all. From a massage to hair, makeup and nails... you name it!

PM Had A 'Cry Of Joy' Over Bowie's Scottish Independence Plea

The Huffington Post/PA | Posted 24.02.2014 | UK Politics

Prime minister David Cameron has admitted he let out a "cry of joy" when David Bowie called for Scots to stay part of the UK. The singer delivered ...

The Week In 50 Funny Tweets

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.02.2014 | UK Comedy

It's awards season! Yes, from the red carpet glamour of the Winter Olympics to the Best Supporting Luger award at the Batfas, this week was all about ...

What Kind Of Week Has It Been? 21 February 2014

Paddy Duffy | Posted 21.04.2014 | UK Politics
Paddy Duffy

The comical jolt to the awards podium of news You'd think a George Clooney film being released on Valentine's Day would garner a very familiar torren...

LOOK: It's David Bowie's New Album!

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 20.02.2014 | UK Comedy

Following his comments about Scottish independence at the Brit Awards, we here at Huffington Post UK Comedy have got our hands on the artwork for Davi...

Mehdi's Morning Memo: Enter Tony Blair

Huffington Post | Mehdi Hasan | Posted 20.02.2014 | UK Politics

Here are the five things you need to know on Thursday 20 February 2014... 1) ENTER TONY BLAIR He's baaaaaaaack. Again. Yesterday, a court heard...

Kate Moss Collects David Bowie's Brit, Urges Scotland To 'Stay With Us'

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 20.02.2014 | UK Entertainment

David Bowie chose not to trek across the Atlantic to collect his Brit Award on Wednesday but luckily supermodel Kate Moss was on hand to receive the p...

David Bailey's Stardust on Show at the National Portrait Gallery

Victoria Sadler | Posted 11.04.2014 | UK Entertainment
Victoria Sadler

David Bailey is one of the world's most distinguished and distinctive photographers and this exciting exhibition at the National Portrait Gallery, the largest exhibition ever of Bailey's work, reflects the diversity of his extraordinary career as well as putting on show his most defining images.

The Last Of the Troubadours

Jason Holmes | Posted 07.04.2014 | UK Entertainment
Jason Holmes

The Last of the Troubadours arrive in our midst from that very English tradition of live playing, blended with a lyricism that has been informed by everything that rock, pop, soul and folk has thrown into the mix.

NOMINATIONS: Look Who's Up For A Brit Award

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Entertainment

The Brit Awards nominations are in and veteran star David Bowie is up for two gongs in the wake of his comeback - three decades after he first won a p...

Bowie Returns: A Year Later

Aaron Vallely | Posted 09.03.2014 | UK Entertainment
Aaron Vallely

David Bowie gave courage to many whom never felt quite regular, were perhaps in despair, felt other, or isolated.

PICS: Celebrity Mullets

Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Entertainment

Hugh Jackman isn't afraid to really, REALLY suffer for his art after he was forced to get himself a dodgy mullet hairstyle for his role in the forthco...

Happy 67th Birthday David Bowie! We Celebrate With 67 Stunning, Rare Photos Of The Beautiful Man

Posted 21.02.2014 | UK Entertainment

David Bowie, Ziggy Stardust, The Thin White Duke or plain ol' David Jones (as his mum liked to call him) is 67 today. From his very first single, '...

Don't Let Christmas Ads Trick You Into Thinking Advertising Can Be Art

Planet Ivy | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Entertainment
Planet Ivy

I have put the question of whether advertising can be seen as art to friends, colleagues and family, and they all agree that it can be. They inevitably reel off adverts they remember over the years - if it involves surfing horses it must be art.

Gays Can Thank the Music Industry

Simon Napier-Bell | Posted 08.10.2013 | UK Entertainment
Simon Napier-Bell

From the beginning, the backstage area of pop was a haven for gays - TV producers, set designers, clothes designers, stylists and especially managers. Mostly the artists themselves were not gay, which gave their introduction to gay culture all the more impact.

What Will David Bowie Do Next?

Dr Steve McCabe | Posted 06.10.2013 | UK Entertainment
Dr Steve McCabe

David Bowie has always given the impression of being über-savvy at making decisions about his career to ensure that gains maximum advantage due, perhaps, in some part to his naive trust in managers at the start of his career who didn't always act in his best interest.

Your Favourite Astronaut Is Releasing A Book

Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.07.2013 | UK Tech

HuffPost UK's editorial team, along with hundreds of thousands of other people, were most upset when astronaut Chris Hadfield returned to Earth and de...

Remembering the Demise of The Spiders from Mars

Dr Steve McCabe | Posted 31.08.2013 | UK Entertainment
Dr Steve McCabe

Forty years ago this week on 3 July 1973 those attending a concert at the Hammersmith Odeon reeled in shock by an announcement of the lead singer of a band which had reached a peak of success at the time.

GLASTONBURY: Will Bowie Be Playing A Secret Set At The Farm?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 26.08.2013 | UK Entertainment

Rumours abound that David Bowie is among the stars due to make a surprise appearance at this year's Glastonbury Festival. As the first festival-goe...