(CNN) – Andy Warhol, Madonna, Debbie Harry, Grace Jones, Jean-Michel Basquiat, Glenn O’Brien, John Lurie — iconic symbols from a bygone New York City. One that was cheaper, grittier and pulsing with new music, art and powerful personalities. Swiss photographer and director Edo Bertoglio lived in the hot core of the old Big Apple. From 1976…Details
Beyoncé and Taylor Swift are having a great day. Both artists received a slew of MTV VMA Nominations. They are joined by Ed Sheeran, who has also received multiple nominations. Beyoncé’s video for “7/11” earned nominations for Video of the Year, Best Female Video, Best Pop Video, and Best Choreography. The video for “7/11” was…Details
Impulse Los Angeles recorded the Madonna parody A gay sexual health charity has recorded a raunchy Madonna parody – and all in the name of safer sex. Impulse Los Angeles, which is dedicated to promoting healthier sexual lifestyles among gay men, recorded a send-up of the gay icon’s latest single, ‘Bitch, I’m Madonna’. The parody, titled…Details
The list of Madonna concert dates for her highly anticipated 35-city Rebel Heart Tour were officially announced earlier this year by Live Nation with the opening night scheduled for August 29th in Miami, Florida. Additional performances to follow include New York, LA, Chicago, Philadelphia, Boston, Vancouver, Montreal and several other cities including San Juan, Puerto…Details
Madonna today announced that Diplo will be the opening act for the launch of her highly-anticipated Rebel Heart World Tour on September 9th and 10th at Bell Centre in Montreal, Quebec. Madonna said, “To have Diplo open for me is my dream come true. Montreal is about to TURN UP!!!! We Go Hard or We Go Home!”…Details
Cover art by Pegasus. Cover design by Anthony Coombs. The final countdown is on for the publication of the long-awaited, unauthorized mega-book: ENCYCLOPEDIA MADONNICA 20 by Matthew Rettenmund Madonna from A to Z, from birth to “Bitch I’m Madonna.” Every aspect of Madonna’s life and career is covered with respect, love, humor … and the occasional…Details
Public sale on July 26, 2015 / Icon presale on July 21, 2015.