The death of obscenity: how sex lost the power to provoke

The death of obscenity: how sex lost the power to provoke

Sex positivity has changed the face of the art world, as artists like Tracey Emin and Robert Mapplethorpe lose their controversial edge – perhaps it’s for the best It’s 1865. You’ve popped along to the Paris Salon to take a look at the cutting edge of contemporary art, and you notice that a crowd has … Read more

Nina's Nightmare, Ben's Spanish Skills, Issa's Seducers & Schemers | Nightly Pop | E! – E! News

Nina's Nightmare, Ben's Spanish Skills, Issa's Seducers & Schemers | Nightly Pop | E! – E! News

Nina’s Nightmare, Ben’s Spanish Skills, Issa’s Seducers & Schemers | Nightly Pop | E!  E! News

Tom Holland Makes Video on Social Media Hiatus. He Says… | Daily Pop | E! News – E! News

Tom Holland Makes Video on Social Media Hiatus. He Says… | Daily Pop | E! News – E! News

Tom Holland Makes Video on Social Media Hiatus. He Says… | Daily Pop | E! News  E! News

Kim's Next BF, Will & Jada Re-Emerge & Adele Ready for Marriage | Nightly Pop | E! – E! News

Kim's Next BF, Will & Jada Re-Emerge & Adele Ready for Marriage | Nightly Pop | E! – E! News

Kim’s Next BF, Will & Jada Re-Emerge & Adele Ready for Marriage | Nightly Pop | E!  E! NewsView Full coverage on Google News

35 years ago today: David Bowie brings his massive Glass Spider Tour to Vancouver

35 years ago today: David Bowie brings his massive Glass Spider Tour to Vancouver

Thirty-five years ago today–on August 15, 1987–David Bowie brought his huge Glass Spider Tour to BC Place Stadium. The added bonus was, the Thin White Duke had Peter Frampton on lead guitar, and that dude can play! Bowie and Frampton, childhood friends, were still pals in ’87.MTV Sadly, I didn’t get there in time to … Read more

Brooklyn Peltz Beckham Reveals Why He Took Wife's Last Name | Daily Pop | E! News – E! News

Brooklyn Peltz Beckham Reveals Why He Took Wife's Last Name | Daily Pop | E! News – E! News

Brooklyn Peltz Beckham Reveals Why He Took Wife’s Last Name | Daily Pop | E! News  E! News

“The Power of Plus,” Gianluca Russo’s Debut Book, Centers Community

“The Power of Plus,” Gianluca Russo’s Debut Book, Centers Community

TV: For this book, you reached out to so many people to interview. What was one of your favorite interviews during your process of writing The Power of Plus? GR: My interview with Hunter McGrady, was just such a turning point and it was the first time after that I really talked about the industry … Read more

RHOBH's Dorit Kemsley Slams "Disgusting" Affair Rumors – E! News

RHOBH's Dorit Kemsley Slams "Disgusting" Affair Rumors – E! News

RHOBH’s Dorit Kemsley Slams “Disgusting” Affair Rumors  E! News

Steve Miller remembers his first Vancouver show in 1967 with the “terrific” Collectors

Steve Miller remembers his first Vancouver show in 1967 with the “terrific” Collectors

Had a great chat with Steve Miller last week, in advance of his band’s performance at the PNE on August 30. As the interview wound down I asked the 78-year-old rock legend if he remembered his first show in Vancouver, when the Steve Miller Blues Band played the Afterthought, the “psychedelic ballroom” located in the Kitsilano … Read more

The Offspring’s Dexter Holland among a rare crowd: rock and pop stars with a PhD

The Offspring’s Dexter Holland among a rare crowd: rock and pop stars with a PhD

Along the road to becoming the frontman for one of California’s most famous punk bands, Dexter Holland had dreams of becoming a doctor. “I entered university as a biology major—premed—and I was also pursuing the band,” Holland, lead singer and guitarist for the Offspring, told the Straight last month. “I found myself more consumed by … Read more