Tag Archives: Chris O’Leary

Uplit – An Update!

UpLit, a vintage rooftop-style installation features the phrase, “Can you stand perfectly still and hold this moment open? by poet Silvia Curbelo. The installation was part of Lights On Tampa, a program developed by the City of Tampa’s Art Programs Division, in conjunction with regional businesses, volunteers, and art supporters. Norman B was invited to be one of the three jurors who selected the UpLit installation. The

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A Lad Insane?

“Pop music is acting: it always has been. Yet only David Bowie got the rap for being rock’s pantomime artiste, its greatest pretender. He happily owned up to the charge, calling himself “The Actor” on the sleeve of Hunky Dory, “the faker” in “Changes.” Today, with Bowie a cross-national cultural icon (one can imagine his face on a Euro note someday), it may be hard

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Bowie – Song By Song

Have you ever heard Cygnet Committee  or Alternative Candidate? Two songs, most fans of the man who wrote Space Oddity  are probably not familiar with. Those two rarities, along with Space Oddity,  Man Who Sold the World, Station To Station  and many more are featured in a new book, Rebel Rebel. This exhaustive and fascinating publication covers David Bowie’s output from first his single in 1964 to Station To Station, his landmark

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Download Elvis & Bowie

The latest edition of Life Elsewhere is available now for download. To celebrate their January 8th birthdays, you’ll hear David Bowie giving his tribute to Elvis Well-known music journalist Gillian Gaar talks about her forthcoming book, “100 Things Elvis Fans Should Know & Do Before They Die”. Maura Johnson the editor of  Maura Magazine, a weekly journal on pop culture explains the the

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