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From Sidewalk, to Catwalk, to Sidewalk again: Jean Paul Gaultier’s archive gets real., Fashion

From Sidewalk, to Catwalk, to Sidewalk again: Jean Paul Gaultier’s archive gets real.

The Fashion World of Jean Paul Gaultier: From the Sidewalk to the Catwalk opens at London’s Barbican Art gallery this Wednesday, the latest stop in a blockbuster transatlantic tour. The retrospective exhibition has the magnitude of a pop concert staged by Madonna, or Kylie, or Gaga even. That’s no random smattering of stars: they’ve all been dressed by Gaultier, at one time or another.

By | Fashion, Fashion Sense | Sunday, 6 April 2014 at 9:22 pm

Interview with Temara Melek: Could this teen star be the next big thing in pop?, Arts

Interview with Temara Melek: Could this teen star be the next big thing in pop?

You and Temara Melek probably share the same mutual interests. She worships One Direction, loves twerking sensation Miley Cyrus, and counts Jessie J as one of her major influences.

By | Arts, Music | Thursday, 12 September 2013 at 4:00 am

Lady Gaga has closed her Twitter account: what will we miss?, Fame Feed

Lady Gaga has closed her Twitter account: what will we miss?

Imagine our surprise, diving into Twitter for the latest digitised musings of Lady “bluffin’ with my muffin” Gaga, only to find that the account has been put on ice.

By | Fame Feed | Tuesday, 9 July 2013 at 7:49 pm

From ‘The Hunger Games’ to ‘Kick-Ass’: How Hollywood is falling in love with female leads, Arts

From ‘The Hunger Games’ to ‘Kick-Ass’: How Hollywood is falling in love with female leads

In the 1985 comic strip The Rule, Alison Bechdel introduced a simple test that troublingly highlighted the gender bias present in mainstream movies.

By | Arts, Film | Thursday, 20 December 2012 at 1:34 pm

Lady Gaga: It isn’t girl power to dress in dead animals, Notebook

Lady Gaga: It isn’t girl power to dress in dead animals

“I do not however support violent, abusive, and childish campaigns.” Lady Gaga’s defiant response to her fans’ criticism after being spotted sporting several fur coats out in public.

By | Notebook, Opinion | Monday, 20 August 2012 at 12:00 am

Smug criticisms of Madonna and endless Gaga comparisons are a victory for ageism and misogyny, Arts

Smug criticisms of Madonna and endless Gaga comparisons are a victory for ageism and misogyny

On Tuesday night Madonna brought her MDNA tour to England, performing a show in Hyde Park that was witty, narrative and relentlessly energetic, as well as the ridiculous spectacle you would expect from the Queen of Pop.

By | Arts, Music, Opinion | Thursday, 19 July 2012 at 10:12 am

Lady Gaga corrupting youth, Bieber Fever and other reasons for gig cancellations, Arts

Lady Gaga corrupting youth, Bieber Fever and other reasons for gig cancellations

Are pop concerts the latest battle ground of moral superiority? Well, with Lady Gaga’s Indonesian concert being cancelled after moral hardliners picketed against her corrupting outfits and dancing, as well as physical threats, it seems so. It’s hardly the first time gigs have been targeted for displays of moral outrage. The Americans have it down to an art form, with the seemingly anti-everything Westboro Baptist Church staging high profile protests outside concerts as varied as Justin Beiber, Radiohead and Kiss.

By | Arts, Music | Tuesday, 22 May 2012 at 12:00 am

Caught & Social: Stella’s guests fashionably great, Notebook

Caught & Social: Stella’s guests fashionably great

Daily gossip from the world of celeb

By | Notebook | Wednesday, 30 November 2011 at 3:27 pm

Caught & Social: Gaga’s in orbit for MTV’s hottest night of the year, Arts

Caught & Social: Gaga’s in orbit for MTV’s hottest night of the year

Daily gossip from the world of celeb

By | Arts, Notebook | Monday, 7 November 2011 at 12:38 pm

Caught & Social: All hail i’s older sister, Notebook

Caught & Social: All hail i’s older sister

Daily gossip from the world of celeb

By | Notebook | Friday, 7 October 2011 at 1:21 pm

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