The original concept for David Bowie’s Lazarus musical was brilliantly weird

David Bowie’s Lazarus is a musical based on the same novel as his 1976 sci-fi film The Man Who Fell To Earth, and it tells the story of an alien who visits our planet and gets swept up in the many vices we have to offer—all set to a soundtrack of Bowie songs. Apparently, though, Bowie’s original concept for the show…

Skepta wins the Mercury Prize, but Michael C. Hall steals the show

Last night saw the U.K. hand out one of its highest awards in music, with rapper Skepta winning the 2016 Mercury Prize. Skepta—whose most recent grime album, Konnichiwa, received widespread acclaim—beat out some stiff competition for the honor, including Radiohead’s A Moon Shaped Pool and Blackstar by the late David…

David Bowie’s final recordings to be released on the Lazarus cast album

Shortly after David Bowie’s death, reports started to come out about some posthumous releases that were in the works, including compilations and altogether unreleased tracks. Now, we know when and where we’ll get to hear at least some of those. According to Entertainment Weekly, the official cast recording for the…

Now Lazarus will be a TV show, sparing us from a day without a comic book adaptation

Once more, television has renewed its commitment to making sure the sign in Hollywood reading “__ Days Without A New Comic Book Adaptation” always has a “zero” slat on it. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Legendary TV and producer Matt Tolmach are adapting Greg Rucka and Michael Lark’s dystopian comic series …