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Peter Frampton will release an album of fully instrumental covers, Frampton forgets the words, April 23. The guitar legend has recorded songs from notables such as his childhood friend David Bowie (“Loving the Alien”), George Harrison (“Isn’t It a Pity”), Roxy Music (“Avalon”), Sly & the Family Stone (“If You Want Me To Stay”) and …

Do you remember the concerts? That day in 2004, David Bowie gave his last concert in Vancouver, as part of his massive A Reality Tour. Five months later, he collapsed after performing at the Hurricane Festival in Scheeßel, Germany, and was diagnosed with a badly blocked artery. He was forced to cancel the last 15 …

David Bowie was such a masterful artist that he could write songs that others could only dream of and give them without thinking. There has never been a struggle for creativity or an inability to write a killer tune, especially in 1972. Everything he touched in that era turned to gold, and he was shooting …

MATTHEW Donnachie had to get up from the ground after his dream came true. A fan of Roxy Music in his youth, the Dunfermline musician always admired Bryan Ferry and imagined what it would be like to have his voice, his style and his reputation. Donnachie had performed in bands before, but it wasn’t until …

July 3, 1973: David Bowie performs his last gig as Ziggy Stardust at the Hammersmith Odeon, London. The concert later became known as the Retirement Gig. (Photo by Express / Express / Getty Images) After being delayed for 24 hours due to COVID-19 conditions in Los Angeles, the David Bowie “Just For One Day” tribute …

David Bowie passed away five years ago today (January 10). Since his passing, we now know more than ever that there was no other artist like him, and that there probably never will be one like him again. These five moments prove it. 5. He could laugh and not take himself too seriously. Don’t get …

Ahead of their performance at the virtual David Bowie tribute Just For One Day, Duran Duran dropped his cover of the late legend’s “Five Years”. The band kick the synths to The rise and fall of Ziggy Stardust and the spiders of Mars interpretation, because Simon Le Bon is supported by choristers for the climatic …

CLEVELAND, Ohio – Mike Garson has made it his mission to celebrate David Bowie since the singer’s death in early 2016, just two days after his 69th birthday. And he’s not letting a global pandemic derail him, either. Since 2017, the keyboardist, who worked with Bowie from 1973 to 2004, has been touring with alumni …

Mick Bolton, the keyboardist best known for playing with Mott the Hoople and Dexys Midnight Runners, is said to have died. Morgan Fisher, who played keyboards with Mott the Hoople alongside Bolton on stage in 1973, announced the news Friday on Facebook. “RIP Mick Bolton,” he wrote, calling the musician an “organ buddy” in the …

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