David Bowie
01/16/2017 at 01:08. Facebook
MOBY ON THE IMPORTANCE OF LOW

“There’ll be others on the line filing past, who’ll whisper Low...”

Among the various celebrations of Low’s 40th birthday ([ Smarturl.it Link ] was a sweet piece by Moby on Billboard, well worth a look for those that missed it.

Here’s a bit from the intro...

+ - + - + - + - + - + - + - + - + - + - + - + - + - + - +

Forty years ago today, Jan. 14, 1977, David...
View details ⇨
David Bowie
01/14/2017 at 19:00. Facebook
DAVID BOWIE AND ★ NOMINATED FOR BRITS

“Battle For BRITs...”

We’re very pleased to announce that David Bowie has received two nominations for this year’s BRIT Awards.

He is nominated for both British Male Solo Artist and Mastercard British Album Of The Year for ★.

BRITISH MALE SOLO ARTIST
Craig David
David Bowie
Kano
Michael Kiwanuka
Skepta

MASTERCARD BRITISH ALBUM OF THE YEAR
The 1975 -...
View details ⇨
LAZARUS FILMING START TIME CHANGE

“On Sunday evening 'bout, half eight NOT nine...”

PLEASE NOTE: The show is now scheduled to start at 8.30pm NOT 9:00pm - Tickets will be allocated and ready for pick up from the box office from 7.30pm. Please be on time. Sorry for any inconvenience caused.

There are still a VERY LIMITED number of tickets left: [ Smarturl.it Link ]

+ - + - + - + - + - + -...
View details ⇨
DAVID BOWIE - NO PLAN

“I'm lost in streams of sound...”

DAVID BOWIE - NO PLAN
VIDEO DIRECTED BY TOM HINGSTON: [ Smarturl.it Link ]
FOUR-SONG EP OUT NOW: [ Smarturl.it Link ]

One minute past midnight on January 8th, the day that would have been David Bowie’s 70th birthday, a subtly stunning video for the song “No Plan" surfaced quietly at [ Smarturl.it Link ].

The “No Plan” clip was...
View details ⇨
***** PLEASE NOTE TIME CHANGE IN UPDATED STORY ABOVE - NOW 8:30pm START *****

SPECIAL FILMED PERFORMANCE OF LAZARUS

“It’s happening now...”

LIMITED NUMBER OF SEATS ON SALE FOR A SPECIAL FILMED PERFORMANCE OF LAZARUS THIS SUNDAY 15TH JANUARY AT 8:30PM*

GENERAL ADMISSION – ALL SEATS £25 (plus a £1.75 ticketing fee)

TICKETS NOW ON SALE – book online at [ Smarturl.it Link ]

If you want...
View details ⇨
“We can be Heroes, for ever and ever”

Helen Green Art has created this beautiful animation referencing 28 images associated with each Bowie studio album.

#BowieForever
DB IN BARCELONA TICKETS ON SALE NOW

“Al Alba...” *

As David Bowie is in Tokyo starts its run, tickets for the exhibition’s residency at Museu del Disseny de Barcelona, went on sale today.

The David Bowie is BCN exhibition commences on May 25th.

The Museu del Disseny de Barcelona will be the only venue in Spain to host the David Bowie Is exhibition (curated by the Victoria and Albert Museum...
View details ⇨
From Iman
JANUARY 8

Check out the No Plan video directed by Tom Hingston, here: [ Bit.ly Link ]
BOWIE’S FIRST RCA 45 IS 45 TODAY

“Oh, look out you rock ’n rollers...”

On January 7th 1972, the day before David Bowie's 25th birthday, RCA in the UK issued their first ever David Bowie single in the shape of Changes/Andy Warhol. (North America got it the month before)

The track was the first to be lifted from Hunky Dory, an album these days considered by most (with a full set of working...
View details ⇨
BBC’s CELEBRATING DAVID BOWIE MINISITE

“Come see, come see, remember me...”

While you’re waiting to see Francis Whately’s superb and emotionally charged DAVID BOWIE: THE LAST FIVE YEARS on BBC Two at 21:00 on Saturday evening, check out the BBC’s Celebrating David Bowie MiniSite. (Sorry, content is UK only.)

It’s populated with outtakes from the documentary, plus the fascinating companion...
View details ⇨
BOWIE - LEGACY VINYL OUT TODAY

Bowie - Legacy is out now on 2 x 180g audiophile gatefold vinyl. A limited edition version includes two 12” prints of Bowie. The album features 20 of Bowie’s finest tracks and a previously unreleased 2016 mix of Life On Mars? by Ken Scott.

#BowieLegacy #BowieLOM
LAST CHANCE TO VOTE IN 6 MUSIC ALBUM POLL

“And you can know it all, If you choose...”

Regular visitors to this page will know just how loyal BBC Radio 6 Music has been to David Bowie over the years. Indeed the station flew the Bowie flag high, long before he returned the favour and protested at the suggested closure of the station in February 2010. The following is an excerpt from a news...
View details ⇨
SOUND AND VISION IS NEXT 40TH ANNIVERSARY PICTURE DISC

“Don’t you wonder sometimes...”

Originally released on Friday February 11th 1977 in the UK, Friday February 10th 2017 sees the release of the next David Bowie limited edition 40th anniversary picture disc on Parlophone, Sound And Vision.

A #3 UK hit for Bowie in 1977 when it was released as the first single from the timeless classic...
View details ⇨
★ ALBUM DOMINATES END OF YEAR POLLS

“The toppest top of all the tops...”

On this first day of January last year, we reminded you of the imminent release of David Bowie’s ★ album.

Exactly a year later, as we begin 2017, here’s a list of just how well ★ fared in end-of-year polls. Each group is listed alphabetically.

+ - + - + - + - + - + - + - + - + - + - + - + - + - + - +

★#1 = 23...
View details ⇨
DAVID BOWIE: THE LAST FIVE YEARS TRAILER

“I got seven days...”

A reminder that DAVID BOWIE: THE LAST FIVE YEARS airs on BBC Two at 9:00pm, next Saturday, and that you can see full details of eleven different Bowie-related broadcasts on BBC TV and Radio for January, here: [ Smarturl.it Link ]

#BowieLastFiveYears #ExploringLifeOnMars #BowieAtTheBBC #BowieAtTheBEEB #BowieBBC
Hard to grasp that we posted this exclusive Lazarus video still a whole year ago today...

[ Smarturl.it Link ]

LAZARUS VIDEO PICTURE EXCLUSIVE

“Look up here, I’m in heaven…”

Happy Holidays!

#LazarusSingle #LazarusVideo #LazarusBowie #Imablackstar #Blackstar