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Beck Covers David Bowie’s ‘Sound and Vision’ With 167-Piece Orchestra

Shortly before yesterday’s GRAMMY hoopla kicked off, Lincoln (yes, the car company) released a video of Beck covering David Bowie’s “Sound and Vision”with a 167-piece orchestra. Shot in a stunning 360-degree style, the nine-minute performance […]

02/11/2013

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David Bowie’s Berlin Years With Iggy Pop Inspire New Biopic

David Bowie‘s time spent in Berlin, Germany in the late 1970s – during which time his roommate was Iggy Pop – is the stuff of sex, drugs and rock & roll myths. Now it seems […]

02/07/2013

"The Next Day" album cover reimagines Bowie's "Heroes." (Provided photo)

Inside David Bowie’s New Album ‘The Next Day’

Last week’s big Bowie news of a new album continues to unfold, as his producer Tony Visconti steps in and does a few interviews in David Bowie‘s place. We learn, among other things, that Bowie’s […]

01/14/2013

Bowie live in 2004. (Jo Hale/Getty Images)

David Bowie Retires From Live Shows… Again

Many presumed that David Bowie had retired for good – a rumor he proved untrue this week by announcing a new album, The Next Day, and its first single, “Where Are We Now?”. But there […]

01/11/2013

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Bowie Producer Promises Both ‘Classic’ & ‘Innovative’ Album In ‘The Next Day’

After nearly a decade out of the spotlight, David Bowie emerged early Tuesday morning (January 8) – his 66th birthday – to announce a new album, The Next Day, and release its first single, “Where Are […]

01/09/2013

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The Return Of The Thin White Duke? David Bowie Announces New Album

For years, music fans had presumed that David Bowie had retired from recording and touring, but the iconic singer/songwriter continues to surprise.  With very little warning, he announced a new single and album — his […]

01/08/2013

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Book Report: ‘101 Essential Rock Records’

Just in time for the holidays, we’re offering brief takes on some of 2012′s best books for music fans. THE BOOK: 101 Essential Rock Records AUTHOR: Jeff Gold, plus essays and “as-told-to” contributions from David […]

12/20/2012

Bowie shows it off, circa 1978. (photo by Ralph Gatti/AFP/Getty Images)

Elusive David Bowie Re-emerges To Deny Involvement In Fashion Exhibit

Bowie’s gone through more iconic looks than Madonna, and soon they’ll be on display as part of a exhibit opening in 2013 at London’s Victoria & Albert Museum. However, the artist who sang the hit “Fashion” will not be involved in the exhibit, despite reports in the press.

08/30/2012

David Bowie (Photo by Jo Hale/Getty Images)

David Bowie Lets You “Ziggyfy” Yourself

David Bowie is as much of an icon in fashion as in music, and for decades, his fans have attempted to emulate his various looks. For those who are still working on it, here’s some […]

06/12/2012

Beach Boys promo (Provided photo/Guy Webster)

New Releases: The Beach Boys, Neil Young, Joe Walsh & Big Reissues

Let’s take a look at this week’s albums, reissues and other musical goodies from classic artists making musical waves yet again. In what may be the best week all year for classic rock releases, we’ve […]

06/05/2012

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