20-year-old David Bowie’s LP ‘Toy’ finally gets release date

Twenty years ago David Bowie was talking about releasing an album called Toy, who would present re-recorded versions of some of his songs from his early years (1964-1971) with his new Mark Plati, Sterling Campbell, Gail Ann Dorsey, Earl Slick, Mike Garson, Holly Palmer and Emm Gryner. He wanted to record the album and release it right after – years …

20-year-old David Bowie’s LP ‘Toy’ finally gets release date

Twenty years ago David Bowie was talking about releasing an album called Toy, who would present re-recorded versions of some of his songs from his early years (1964-1971) with his new Mark Plati, Sterling Campbell, Gail Ann Dorsey, Earl Slick, Mike Garson, Holly Palmer and Emm Gryner. He wanted to record the album and release it right after – years …

20-year-old David Bowie’s LP ‘Toy’ finally gets release date

Twenty years ago David Bowie was talking about releasing an album called Toy, who would present re-recorded versions of some of his songs from his early years (1964-1971) with his new Mark Plati, Sterling Campbell, Gail Ann Dorsey, Earl Slick, Mike Garson, Holly Palmer and Emm Gryner. He wanted to record the album and release it right after – years …

Queen Reveals Untold Story of David Bowie’s “Under Pressure” Collaboration

They share the untold story of the song Author: Scott ColothanPosted on August 27, 2021Last updated on August 27, 2021 Queen shared the untold story of how a drunken jam session culminated in their flagship collaboration with David Bowie, “Under Pressure”. Since mid-March, Queen has been sharing a series of “Queen The Greatest” videos on YouTube celebrating the group’s 50 …

A playlist of 543 tracks retracing the career of David Bowie

There was always something special about the Starman, David Bowie. A unique individual in every way, which is often overlooked amid the rock and roll revelry, chameleon costumes, and utterly captivating rhetoric, is that he was also an undeniably brilliant songwriter. Across an alarming lineup of albums, Bowie has delivered a plethora of songs that are both enchanting and entertaining. …

David Bowie guitarist John Hutchinson is dead

John “Hutch” Hutchinson, who worked with David Bowie for three separate periods in the ’60s and’ 70s, has died after a long illness, Bowie’s estate has confirmed. The guitarist appeared on the first demo of “Space Oddity” in 1969 and later became part of the Aladdin Sané toured, playing 12-string guitar across the United States in 1973. Quoting Hutchinson’s website, …

25 things you might not know about David Bowie | Entertainment

David Bowie was one of the most intriguing musicians of our time, continually reinventing himself and influencing countless others along the way. He has produced more than two dozen albums, including “Blackstar”, which was released just two days before his death. He played over a dozen instruments, including a right-handed guitar while he was left-handed. Bowie’s concept album, “The Rise …

The story of the song “Suffragette City” by David Bowie

Some artists are lucky if they have a defining moment in their musical career, David Bowie had too many to mention. But most certainly one of those moments, a reflection of the zeitgeist of the changing world and the artist who took them there, was when he officially introduced the world to his rock and roll alien, Ziggy Stardust, in …

Seven reasons Jimmy Barnes is Australia’s David Bowie

YesYou know Jimmy Barnes, don’t you? “Man of the working class”. ‘Khé Sanh’. Screaming sweaty rock dude. Do what he does, keep kicking, Oz rock royalty. No surprises. Wrong, my friend. Wrong wrong wrong wrong. The man born James Dixon Swan is Australia’s most stealthy enigma, a mysterious changeling that has reinvented itself so many times over the decades that …

World’s first fan convention scheduled for 2022

David Bowie fans from all over the world will gather in droves next year for the first-ever David Bowie Fans Convention worldwide. Taking place June 17-19, 2022 in Liverpool, the convention coincides with the 50th anniversary of Bowie’s flagship album The rise and fall of Ziggy Stardust and the spiders of Mars. According to the convention’s website, the event promises: …