Posts tagged "Grace Jones"

Iggy Pop, Henry Rollins, and Grace Jones to Star in Crazy Movie About Satan’s Guitar

Before Hollywood figured out how to add sound to motion pictures, or “talkies,” as they were known, silent films were all the rage. Well, now…
James Grebey / July 16, 2015

The ‘Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part One’ Soundtrack Songs, Ranked

This Friday, Jennifer Lawrence and Josh Hutcherson will return to Panem in Mockingjay Part One, the next chapter in the blockbuster Hunger Games series. For the…
Brennan Carley / November 17, 2014

Lorde’s ‘Mockingjay’ Soundtrack Will Feature Grace Jones, Pusha T, HAIM, and More

Seventeen years old, and already with a Rolodex to put all of ours to shame: teenage singer/songwriter Lorde has put the word out to a…
Andrew Unterberger / October 21, 2014

Album of the Week: Stream ‘Zang Tuum Tumb,’ a 27-Track History of ZTT Records

The legacy of bands like Frankie Goes to Hollywood, Grace Jones, and Art of Noise actually began more than 100 years ago, with the phrase…
Philip Sherburne / October 8, 2013

Cassette Porn: Nirvana, Nine Inch Nails, and 15 Other Works of Art From Our Basement

Back in the days before Napster, when mixtapes were actually tapes and many bootlegs only existed on cassettes, some of us fed our frustrated archivist…
Jem Aswad / September 9, 2013

Grace Jones Amazingly Hula-Hoops Through Full Jubilee Performance

For a stretch in the '80s, Grace Jones parlayed her marble-weight voice, androgynous persona, and deeply chic sensibility into some excellent disco records, helped i…
Marc Hogan / June 5, 2012

New Albums from Glasvegas, Animal Collective, and More

Here's a rundown of the essential albums available online and in record stores today:…
SPIN Staff / January 6, 2009

Grace Jones, ‘Hurricane’ (PIAS America)

Radical and chic in equal extremes, this 63-year-old model/singer/actor epitomized disco, new wave, and black boho culture in the late '70sand early '80s, ?before vanishing…
Barry Walters / November 3, 2008