Books

Book Review: Runaways Reads!

By Anne M. Raso Both Joan Jett and Cherie Currie are cashing in on the release of The Runaways flicks by release in biographical books–although Cherie Currie’s is really just an extended version of her original Neon Angel back in 1989–the new stories are candid and spectacular. Both books are must-haves for fans of The […]

Book Review: “The Essential Jim Carrey,” by MA Cassata

Source: FFanzeen Text © Robert Barry Francos Images from the Internet  The Essential Jim Carrey: An Unofficial Fan Guide By M.A. Cassata BearManor Media (Albany, GA), 2009 Bearmanormedia.com 131 pages, $19.95Why am I reviewing a book about comedian / actor Jim Carrey? Well, I am proud to call the author my friend, and we support […]

BOOK BEAT: RuPaul At Border’s, Columbus Circle–Friday, February 5, 2010

by Anne M. RasoWe caught up with RuPaul at Border’s at New York’s Time-Warner Center in Columbus Circle. Everyone’s favorite “drag racer” spoke to the crowd about his new book, Workin’ It: RuPaul’s Guide to Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit of Style (published by HarperCollins) and he was NOT in drag! We here at themacwire.com have to […]

A NEW DAVID BOWIE BIOGRAPHY BOOK

He is a style icon and music legend. A master of reinvention. An innovator whose absence from the rock scene for much of this decade has left a void—a void that proves how vital he has been for these past forty years. To fill that void comes BOWIE: A Biography (Crown; October 27, 2009), a David Bowie […]

ROCK BOOK PICK OF THE MONTH: FALL TO PIECES by Mary Forsberg Weiland

Colleage/friend/contributor Anne M. Raso writes: I am lovin’ this book. I am naturally drawn to celeb tell-all bios, but what is so refreshing about this rock ‘n’ roll bipolar personalities tale is that Mary Forsberg Weiland (soon to be the ex-wife of Stone Temple Pilots “head pilot” Scott Weiland) admits she knew better, but got […]

TRAVELIN’ MAN: BOB SEGER BOOK INTERVIEW MAGAZINE

  Check this out coverage of “Travelin’ Man: On The Road and Behind The Scenes with Bob Seger” from Interview Magazine’s website, which says the book “beautifully demonstrates, by way of Tom Weschler’s stunning black-and-white tour photographs, Bob Seger had a life beyond my driveway in Cincinnati, Ohio, in 1983. Bob Seger starts out as his own unmoored child […]

NEW DAVID BOWIE eBOOK

NEW YORK, NY–(Marketwire – Mosaic Legends and world-renowned photographer Mick Rock are proud to announce the release of the Ziggy Stardust eBook App — available exclusively at Apple’s iTunes App store for $2.99 / �1.79. This interactive electronic book chronicles David Bowie’s incredible twenty-month journey via Mick’s first live shots of a fledgling Ziggy Stardust […]

BOOKS, MOVIES AND FULL FRONTAL NUDITY

On The Mac Wire Guest Blogger, Ernie Paniccioli Ernie Paniccioli has been documenting the birth, growth, and evolution of hip hop culture through the art of photography for many years, and his contributions to the industry are tremendous. It is my sincere honor to hand my blog over to Ernie for the day. He is […]