David Bowie has died from cancer. At 69, he’s just a year younger than Motorhead’s Lemmy who died 2 weeks ago, also from cancer. Strange for me, is that Lemmy died the night i watched the documentary simply called Lemmy (i would only read about his death the next day). Yesterday, i watched ‘Lazarus’, Bowie’s new music video whilst he was dying in his sleep (now i’m blogging his death). Bowie’s death was announced on his Facebook fan page, yesterday, January 10 2016: “David Bowie died peacefully today surrounded by … Continue reading →
Jenniffer Weigel’s interview with Billy Corgan (Smashing Pumpkins) became a fascinating look into social media, government, truth, Darth Vader and sex robots. Corgan’s views and criticism were intelligent and reasonable, a scary reflection on our dystopian society. One of the best interviews of 2015.
‘Save Today’ is the fourth single off SEETHER’s latest album, Isolate & Medicate. It’s easily the best track there and one of the greatest they’ve delivered in their 17-year career (doesn’t feel that long, hey?) The song made it to #5 on Billboard’s Mainstream Modern Rock Chart. It’s appropriately passionate as lead singer, Shaun Morgan (or Welgemoed as us South Africans used to know him as) is singing about his brother, Eugene, who committed suicide. As tragic as that it is, Morgan sings with beauty and hope,“I’ll see you on … Continue reading →