Touch the stars, Ziggy Stardust

Yesterday on January 10th 2016, we lost glam-rock legend David Bowie to cancer and it is a loss that will weigh heavy on us all. Life is funny sometimes. My previous post celebrated the release of ‘Lazarus’ and the excitement around the just-released ‘★’ (Blackstar), as well as Bowie’s energy and genius that shone through in the…

Losing A Legend

I can’t really call myself a ‘big fan of Whitney Houston’. In fact I was only deeply in love with one of her songs which is of course the eternal ‘I Will Always Love You’, so I’m not going to come at you sprouting lies of ‘oh I was always such a huge fan’ as…

Celebrating Michael Jackson: How The Legend Stole Our Hearts…

On this day, one year ago, I came home from school only to hear that the first person I had ever fallen in love with was dead. ‘Ridz, Michael Jackson died.’ were the words my mother said to me that afternoon. Shocked, I had quickly switched on the TV and flipped from news channel to…