Grace Jones - Warm Leatherette - Clash
Clash MagazineGrace Jones - Warm LeatheretteClash MagazineThe year before 1981's seminal 'Nightclubbing', Grace Jones teamed up with legendary producers Sly and Robbie to create the taut, primal reggae of 'Warm Leatherette'. Covering tracks written by Smokey Robinson, Bryan Ferry and Chrissie Hynde amongst ...and more »
Posted on 19 July 2016 | 8:50 am
Lineup change follows weeks of speculation
The GuardianLineup change follows weeks of speculation following rapper's comments about the Black Lives Matter movementThe GuardianGrace Jones will replace MIA as the headliner of this year's inaugural Afropunk festival in London. Confirmation of Jones' appointment follows weeks of speculation surrounding the Sri Lankan artist, who was originally listed as the event's headliner.Grace Jones to Replace MIA as Afropunk London Headliner Rihanna, Kendrick Lamar, Selena Gomez, Major Lazer ...BillboardAfropunk London Replaces MIA With Grace JonesJezebelGrace Jones Is In, M.I.A. Is OutW MagazineSPIN (blog) -Entertainment Weekly -The Independentall 18 news articles »
Posted on 19 July 2016 | 4:57 am
Life Story: 104-Year-Old Grace Jones - CBS
CBS LocalLife Story: 104-Year-Old Grace JonesCBS LocalGracie Jones was a longtime employee at Bachman's Floral in south Minneapolis. She was known for her welcoming smile, but the circumstances that launched her career are far from joyous. “She loved working here. She loved all the pretty things. Grace ...and more »
Posted on 13 July 2016 | 4:31 pm
Grace Jones Anderson - Fredericksburg.com
Fredericksburg.comGrace Jones AndersonFredericksburg.comGrace Jones Anderson. Grace Jones Anderson. Posted: Wednesday, July 13, 2016 12:00 am. Grace Jones Anderson. Grace Jones Anderson, 93, of Woodford died Monday, July 11, 2016, at Spotsylvania Regional Medical Center. Born in Caroline, she was a ...and more »
Posted on 12 July 2016 | 8:09 pm
Love Supreme Jazz Festival, review: Grace
The IndependentLove Supreme Jazz Festival, review: Grace Jones 'growls like a lionness'The IndependentGrace Jones is sporting a gold skull-mask, feather headdress, twitching horsetail, zebra body-paint and precious little else. And she's growling like a lioness in the dark. Starting with Iggy Pop's “Nightclubbing”, her Saturday headline set brings ...
Posted on 7 July 2016 | 8:40 am
win tickets to the new Common People
win tickets to the new Common People - a pair of tickets up for grabs
Posted on 14 April 2015 | 9:04 am
Dream team: how Stealing Sheep gave psych a
The psychedelic trio have ditched the pagan folk for a hallucinatory new art-pop direction – but it’s not just limited to their recordings, they tell us… “It’s all about perceptions and reality,” says Becky Hawley, the free spirited keyboardist in psych-folk trio Stealing Sheep, as she gazes ahead at the wild, weird dreamscapes full of fierce spirits and mysterious goddesses. We’re at Tate ...
Posted on 14 April 2015 | 1:00 am
Mika, Years And Years, Foxes, and more for
Mika, Years And Years, Foxes, and more for British Summer Time - joining Kylie, Chic (featuring Nile Rodgers) and Grace Jones at Hyde Park
Posted on 13 April 2015 | 2:49 am
Roger Moore reveals 'ungraceful'
NORMALLY the most diplomatic of men when reminiscing about his fellow show business types, it would appear there is still no love lost between Sir Roger Moore and one of his former co-stars.
Posted on 2 April 2015 | 5:13 pm
Catfish & The Bottlemen, Everything
Catfish & The Bottlemen, Everything Everything, James Bay, and Gaz Coombes for Festival No. 6 - plus Irvine Welsh, Kate Tempest, Matt Johnson, Maxine Peake, & more
Posted on 31 March 2015 | 1:40 am
Meet The Makeup Artist Who Painted Grace
For the show, Greene was tasked with painting Jones' body to recreate a 1984 photo shoot she did with renowned photographer Robert Mapplethorpe, who captured Keith Haring's body paint work. Having studied graphic design at the Fashion Institute of ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 2:40 am
Afropunk 2015 Invades Brooklyn With Grace
The 2015 Afropunk Festival was in full swing at Commodore Barry Park in Brooklyn, N.Y. over the weekend. The two-day extravaganza was filled with three stages of music that covered a variety of genres as well as food, freebies and a whole lot of fun.
Posted on 25 August 2015 | 3:34 pm
Afropunk 2015 review – punk spirit
The festival’s punk tendencies may have been questioned in recent years with R&B headliners, but an inclusive ethos and groups such as Death Grips ensure the Brooklyn event keeps headbanging If you got off the train in downtown Brooklyn this weekend ...
Posted on 25 August 2015 | 2:44 am
Grace Jones Topless in Hula Hoop At Afropunk
Grace Jones wore nothing but body paint as she whirled a hula hoop around at an Afropunk concert in New York City on Friday, according to The Daily Mail. The 67-year-old singer and songwriter showed that she could still rock it on stage. And as every ...
Posted on 25 August 2015 | 12:01 am
From the Pitchfork Review: As Much As I Can,
This article also appears in the current issue of our print quarterly, The Pitchfork Review, which is on stands now. Subscribe to the magazine here. Grace Jones is perched on a ledge above the dancefloor of New York’s 12 West, the state-of-the-art ...
Posted on 24 August 2015 | 6:00 pm
Comparing the Conans: Arnold vs. Jason
Arnold Schwarzenegger played "Conan the Barbarian" back in 1982, and now "Game of Thrones" hunk Jason Momoa is picking up the sword. But can he compete with the man who went on to become The Terminator and The Governator? Here's the ta
Posted on 15 August 2011 | 12:29 pm