Steve Strange, singer for the 1980s New Romantic band Visage, died Thursday in Egypt of heart failure, according to his record label August Day Recordings. Strange, whose real name was Steven John…
With Scotland voting next month on whether to claim independence from the rest of the United Kingdom, polls suggest that the unionist No voters hold the majority. But to judge from this year's…
Rock stars in movies have always been more of a novelty than anything else. Elvis clearly wanted to be taken seriously as an actor, but his movies served as softball vehicles to sell soundtracks…
International Space Station commander Chris Hadfield was already becoming an Internet sensation with his 770,000 Twitter followers and videos of him strumming a guitar and cooking spinach in space…
A slew of new releases from veteran acts gave the album chart a fresh look this week, with Bon Jovi and David Bowie leading the old-timer pack.
The unjust dearth of Sapphic cinema helps explain, more than excuse, the desperate "Concussion," a head injury of a film in which a middle-aged suburban femme with a frigid wife and a bump on the…
Prospect Park is abandoning a plan to keep long-running ABC soaps "One Life to Live" and "All My Children" alive by moving them online.
An affectionate portrait of the diminutive dynamo who loomed improbably large as a pop-culture luminary during the 1970s.
Just a few days removed from a case of the flu that forced the postponement of several shows on this, his first Stateside tour in several years, Bowie looked wan and wispy enough to pass for his…