Ziggy Stardust

waspy stardust

This Freaky 100-Million-Year-Old Wasp Was Named for David Bowie

One day, you’re relaxing on a Cretaceous tree chillin’ with some dinos. The next day, you’re trapped in amber for 100 million years.
Becky Ferreira
6.23.17
Noisey News

All The People Who'll Go Visit David Bowie's Blue Plaque in Soho

Your dad, your stepdad, and a load of 20-year-olds in horrible flares.
Lauren O'Neill
6.14.17
PROFILES

The Real-Life Legendary Stardust Cowboy Who Inspired David Bowie

Nearly 50 years ago, Bowie's Ziggy Stardust was inspired by a wonderful musician in Texas who sometimes (still) gets naked on stage.
Jeff Gage
5.25.17
Behind The Lens

From Bowie to Cocaine, Mick Rock Has Photographed All Your Faves

We talked to the iconic photographer about the upcoming VICE Documentary Films / Straight Up Films-produced doc on his career spent shooting music's greatest legends.
Alex Robert Ross
4.5.17
Interviews

The Last David Bowie Left on Earth

A year after Ziggy Stardust ascended, we track down the David Bowie impersonator who is still dedicating his life to the Thin White Duke.
Annalies Winny
1.10.17
Noisey Interviews

David Bowie Drummer Woody Woodmansey Breaks Down His New Memoir 'Spider From Mars'

We talked to Woodmansey about his new book and what it was like to rock with Bowie in the Ziggy Stardust era.
Seth Ferranti
1.3.17
Music

‘Ziggy Stardust’ Photographer Mick Rock Reflects on the Legacy of David Bowie

We spoke to the iconic photographer and music-video pioneer about his relationship with David Bowie, his legendary subject and friend of over 40 years.
James Yeh
1.17.16
Music

We Asked David Bowie Fans What He Taught Them About Life

"He was how I got through my childhood."
Greta Levy
1.14.16
Art

We Asked Five Killer Illustrators to Reimagine Their Favorite David Bowie Album Artwork

From an anime style painting of Diamond Dogs to a modern day version of Ziggy Stardust.
Noisey Staff
1.13.16
In Memoriam

Robert Christgau Remembers Six Ways 70s Bowie Changed Culture Forever

Bowie was everything: a punk prophet and an arena-rock pioneer, a free spirit and a proud poser, a dynamo and an amalgamator and a shrewd hanger-on.
Robert Christgau
1.12.16
daily vice

The World Mourns the Loss of David Bowie on Today's 'Daily VICE'

We pay homage to the Thin White Duke with special reports from the makeshift vigils and parties thrown in his honor in New York and London.
VICE Staff
1.12.16
we saw this

Watch Hundreds of People Dance in the Streets of David Bowie's Hometown in Tribute

It’s a strange thing when sadness turns into a party – the air was as full of confused tears as it was the sound of bottles clinking and crackly sound-systems blaring “Let’s Dance.”
Angus Harrison
1.12.16
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