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Bowie’s Lennon tribute 34 years ago tonight

on December 08, 2017

 

“Imagine all the people”

 

David Bowie’s Serious Moonlight World Tour climaxed with a performance of John Lennon’s Imagine in Hong Kong on December 8th, 1983.

 

It was David’s tribute to his friend who had been shot and killed on the same day in New York in 1980.

 

You can watch a visibly emotional Bowie singing the song to the sell-out audience at Hong Kong Coliseum here.

 

As you know, photographer Denis O’Regan was along for the ride for every date of the tour, as recorded in the upcoming Ricochet : David Bowie 1983.

 

Both of the pictures here were taken by Denis in Hong Kong on that

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U2’s tribute to David Bowie

on December 03, 2017

 

“When I Live My Dream...”

 

Bono and the boys have nodded in Bowie’s direction a few times over the years, the latest being a dedication on their new album, Songs Of Experience:

 

“This album is dedicated to the lives and times of Dennis Sheehan, Jack Heaslip and the teenage dreams of David Bowie.”

 

A sweet thing to do and the perfect excuse to post a previously unpublished picture of Bowie and Bono backstage at Bowie’s Meltdown in June 2002.

 

Our reporter on the spot on the night reckons that Bono was probably whispering a 'Knock Knock' joke to Bowie that included the line: “Europe

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Terry O’Neill four day December Deal

on December 01, 2017

 

“I like the T-shirts”

 

For a limited time only, buy any T-shirt from the David Bowie Collection AND a copy of When Ziggy Played The Marquee SIGNED by Terry O’Neill for only £100.00.

 

That’s a very generous saving of nearly £50.00 with the shipping guaranteed before Christmas.

 

There are only 200 bundles available, offer ends Monday 4th December or whilst stocks last.

 

Bundle

• Only 200 bundles available

• Whilst stocks last

• Includes Limited edition T-Shirt from new collection & When Ziggy Played The Marquee, signed by Terry O’Neill for just £100.00

• Offer runs from Friday 1st

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SONOS Song Stories : Bowie in NY free event

on November 28, 2017

 

“New York’s a go-go”

 

Sonos, the leader in whole home audio, has teamed up with Mick Rock, Nikki Sixx, Mark Mothersbaugh and Meredith Graves to present Sonos Song Stories: Bowie – an intimate event at the Sonos Store in Soho honouring the work and legacy of David Bowie as told through powerful stories of artists and fans alike with the help of the new Sonos One with Amazon Alexa.

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Beauty And The Beast 40th anniversary picture disc

on November 22, 2017

 

“You can't say no to the Beauty And The Beast”

 

The fact that Beauty And The Beast will be the next limited edition 40th-anniversary 7" picture disc (due January 5th, 2018), will come as no surprise to those of you who have been following this series of releases.

 

As you know, there were just two singles taken from the "Heroes" album in the UK. Following the September 1977 release of "Heroes"/V-2 Schneider (Peak UK chart position: #24), Beauty And The Beast/Sense of Doubt was issued on January 6th 1978. (Peak UK chart position: #39)

 

As with many Bowie single releases, the track sounded

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