Category: MadonnaTribe

Blond Ambition

She Did It 30 Years Ago

On May 10, 1991 – thirty years ago today – Madonna: Truth or Dare (or In Bed with Madonna if you live abroad) was released. The documentary film directed by Alek Keshishian premiered out of competition at the Cannes Film Festival the same year. It followed the Queen of Pop on her 1990 Blond Ambition Tour and lead the path to generations of tour documentaries. Read More

Desperately Seeking Susan

Susan Seidelman on casting Madonna as Susan

In honor of Women’s History Month, Variety‘s Pat Saperstein talks to director Susan Seidelman, who’s diving back into television with a project hatched during the pandemic, discussing what was like working as a woman director in the ‘80s, shooting the Sex and the City pilot, casting Madonna for Desperately Seeking Susan, and much more. Read More

Frozen Video

You Hold The Key

Do not miss the HD Remastered version of the music video for Madonna’s Frozen, directed by Chris Cunningham, the leading single from her 1998 album Ray Of LightRead More

“She is Pop”

As part of their 35th anniversary, SPIN magazine are naming the most influential artists of the past 35 years.
At #3. From Bay City, Michigan, here is MadonnaRead More

The Ciampino Speech

On July 10th, 1990 Madonna performed at the Stadio Flaminio in Rome, the first of two concerts in Italy that Summer.

The show was welcomed by an extra dose of controversy in the country, with a criticism to which Madonna responded with the now-famous Vatican speech she addressed the press with when she had just landed in Rome’s Ciampino airport the day before. Read More