theartsdesk on Vinyl: Volume 17 - Paul
The Arts Desktheartsdesk on Vinyl: Volume 17 - Paul McCartney, Moby, Grace Jones and moreThe Arts Deskgrace This is really one for the Grace Jones completists but it comes as such a juicy package it will make most vinyl junkies drool a little, whether they're fans or not. When originally released in 1980, it transformed Jones from Studio 54 disco queen ...
Posted on 27 May 2016 | 4:20 pm
Burt Bacharach and Grace Jones head bill at
Eastbourne HeraldBurt Bacharach and Grace Jones head bill at Sussex jazz festivalEastbourne HeraldThe latest addition to the bill is acclaimed jazz-house producer St Germain who joins the likes of Burt Bacharach, Grace Jones, Lianne La Havas, Melody Gardot, Kamasi Washington, Gogo Penguin and many more at Glynde Place from July 1-3.and more »
Posted on 24 May 2016 | 2:54 am
Sia soon at Byblos! Grace Jones, Carole
Al-BawabaSia soon at Byblos! Grace Jones, Carole Samaha, Grace Jones and more at Lebanon's epic music festAl-BawabaThe most sensual saxophonist of our time, Kenny G will take the Byblos stage on July 21st to play some of the most classic jazz hits of the 80s. Jamaican native and 80s bond girl, Grace Jones will bring her iconic femme fatal vocals to the festival on ...
Posted on 23 May 2016 | 5:02 am
Why Grace Jones, at 68, Remains the Ultimate
Vogue.comWhy Grace Jones, at 68, Remains the Ultimate Fashion MuseVogue.comWhen it comes to enduring fashion influence, few artists can compete with Grace Jones. For the past four decades, Jones has been a touchstone for designers in need of a muse to channel fearlessness, androgyny, and raw sex appeal. With a list of ...and more »
Posted on 20 May 2016 | 4:15 pm
7 Important Things Grace Jones Gave the
Out Magazine7 Important Things Grace Jones Gave the WorldOut MagazineSupermodel, disco diva, fashion icon, chameleonic wonder woman, bad bitch, and possible alien Grace Jones turns 68 today, and to celebrate the near seven decades she has grace-jones'd us with her presence, here are seven (among many, many more) ...
Posted on 19 May 2016 | 1:30 pm
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