David Bowie painting found in landfill expected to sell by the thousands

A painting by David Bowie was clearly someone’s trash, but could become someone’s treasure after being found in a landfill in Ontario, Canada. According to CBC News, one person, who chose to remain anonymous, purchased the 9.5 “x 7.5” painting from the Machar City Landfill Donation Center for just $ 5. The back of the painting is signed and clearly …

Moby opens up about his friendship with David Bowie at Noise11.com

A skinny child, Moby had to work hard and save to buy his first David Bowie albums. He was 13 at the time. Years later, David Bowie would become one of his closest friends. Moby shared the story of his friendship with David Bowie at Noise11.com: Moby’s fascination with Bowie because at age 13 he was working as a caddy …

Artists inspired by David Bowie | David Bowie’s influence

[Photo via Spotify] Nothing has been going well since David Bowie passed away Jan. 10, 2016. The Rise of Trumpism? COVID-19[FEMININE?La théorie du Big Bang quitter l’antenne ? L’une de ces choses se serait-elle produite si Bowie arpentait toujours la Terre ? Nous allons probablement. Mais ses nouveaux disques auraient servi de tampon, même si ces éléments merdiques restaient intolérables. Lire …

A rare acoustic guitar up for auction

A rare David Bowie acoustic guitar is going to be auctioned off and it has an interesting history. The Takamine acoustic guitar will be auctioned through Omega Auctions on April 27. According to the auction description, the guitar is “… signed with an inscription ‘Ground Control To Major Tom’ by David Bowie, dated 2003. It is one of two known …

Alice Cooper – Our shows helped open the door for David Bowie

Alice Cooper and David Bowie were two of the most prominent stage performers of the ’70s, and Cooper insists his performances made Bowie the sensation he made. “David used to come to the show when he was a mime, he was Davy Jones back then,” Cooper recalls during a Q + A with Metal Hammer. “I remember one of our …

Peter Frampton to cover George Harrison and David Bowie on new album

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 Lenny Kravitz (“Are You Gonna …

David Bowie’s last concert in Vancouver was a real doozy

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 concerts of the European tour …

Listen to Duran Duran’s flamboyant cover of David Bowie’s “Five Years”

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 choir. “Your face, your race, …

All-star lineup meets online this week for David Bowie’s birthday concert

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 and guest singers. The 2020 …

Mike Garson Celebrates David Bowie Legacy With Global Livestream Featuring Superstars Lineup From Duran Duran To Peter Frampton

Mike Garson at the piano. (c) 2018 Steve Rose Mike Garson, the longest-serving member of David Bowie’s group, worked 15 hours, seven days a week during his forties, to bring together more than 30 world-famous superstars for A Bowie Celebration: Just For One Day!, worldwide streaming “cinematic experience ”that embodies Bowie’s theatrical spirit on January 8 to rival Live Aid …