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  1. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture

    Travelling Bowie exhibition captures singer's evolution of persona's and sounds but overdoes the art angle

    Posted Oct 04th 2014, 11:16pm by MCT

    ... Steve Johnson Quick-change artist You've probably already heard about David Bowie's cocaine spoon. It's one of hundreds of artefacts from the rock star's career ... nods to key collaborators, such as Ronson, early on, and Brian Eno and Iggy Pop in the Berlin era of the late 1970s, where Bowie went in part to kick cocaine. The show seems overly ...

  2. Lifestyle - Books

    Book rewind: Less Than Zero by Bret Easton Ellis (1985)

    Posted Sep 06th 2014, 10:11pm by Oliver Clasper

    ... in that era: where to score cocaine and who in the room may or may not be gay. Despite the finger-pointing, Ellis seemed to revel in this world. Clay, the protagonist, returns home to Los Angeles ...

  3. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture

    A rock'n'roll lifestyle?

    Posted Oct 04th 2014, 11:16pm by CHARLIE LANYON

    ... into the mic, laughing and reading names of shooters from the menu: "Liquid Cocaine, Slippery Nipple, Old Crusty, French F***." Staying true to form, the bands have some more beers and order ...

  4. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture - FILM

    Rewind film: Cocktail (1988)

    Posted Sep 06th 2014, 10:11pm by Pavan Shamdasani

    ... a time when films could secure massive budgets, rising and established stars, incredible locations- and still be completely awful. Cocaine use and inflated egos are the in-retrospect ...

  5. Magazines - 48hrs - MUSIC

    Actor and rapper Yasiin Bey, once known as Mos Def, puts politics at the heart of his music

    Posted Aug 20th 2014, 11:21pm by Richard Lord

    ... Bedford-Stuyvesant neighbourhood during the crack cocaine epidemic of the 1980s and '90s. This was the time when hip hop was first emerging in New York as a local urban phenomenon that, back then, must ...

  6. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture - BLUE NOTES ROBIN LYNAM

    Blue Notes by Robin Lynam

    Posted Aug 03rd 2014, 11:28am by Robin Lynam

    ... of the 10 tracks. The Breeze, meanwhile, is a tribute to the late J.J. Cale from Eric Clapton, the best-known populariser of the "Tulsa Sound" pioneer's songs, most notably Cocaine ...

  7. Lifestyle - Technology - MEDICAL RESEARCH

    Jane Goodall, Peter Gabriel, join fight to stop Air France carrying lab monkeys

    Posted May 25th 2014, 04:25am by The Guardian

    ... the airline chief: "At the American and European laboratories served by Air France, primates are violently force-fed chemicals, inflicted with brain damage, crippled, addicted to cocaine ...

  8. Lifestyle - Food & Wine - LYNAM UP

    Lynam Up: herbal spirit Cocalero puts a fresh spin on coca without the kick

    Posted Feb 07th 2014, 09:36am by Robin Lynam

    ... Robin Lynam life@scmp.com Coca brings cocktail world a new high "I get no kick from cocaine," claimed Cole Porter in I Get a Kick Out Of You, back in 1934. In the same song he ... "herbal spirit" does contain alcohol, but a significant part of its flavour is awarded by the coca plant from which cocaine is made. Don't get too excited- it has about as much narcotic ...

  9. Lifestyle - Family & Education

    Hong Kong girls using wider variety of drugs than boys as addicts get younger

    Posted Apr 07th 2014, 10:17am by Bernice Chan

    ... and happy," she says. "My brain felt like it was emptied out." Before long, Lily was experimenting with cannabis, Ice (methamphetamine) and cocaine. Her ketamine habit wasn't too ... greater proportion of females are using a wider mix of drugs than males- 71 per cent of female addicts are using two or more drugs, particularly cocaine, compared to 46.4 per cent of males. ...

  10. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture

    The Bangkok boys' club

    Posted May 04th 2014, 01:55pm by Jason Gagliardi

    ... cherishes his time working with comedy legends Cheech Marin and Tommy Chong. Nice Dreams, he says, had a marijuana section, a cocaine section and an LSD section, and the pair got "very much ...




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