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Two 180g vinyl live albums due in June

on April 27, 2016

 

“Oh, look out you rock 'n rollers”

 

Back on February 26th, Parlophone issued the first six Bowie studio albums (excluding the Deram album), on the same day as the Bowie At The Beeb vinyl box.

Now the two live albums that were housed in the David Bowie (Five Years 1969 – 1973) box set (Live Santa Monica 72 & Ziggy Stardust Motion Picture Soundtrack), will also be issued as heavyweight 180g vinyl editions on June 17th.

The vinyl that was exclusive to the David Bowie (Five Years 1969 – 1973) box set, The Rise And Fall Of Ziggy Stardust And The Spiders From Mars (2003 Ken Scott Mix) and

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Bowie RSD releases enter chart at #1

on April 22, 2016

 

“We'll spend some time together“

 

Both of the RSD 2016 Bowie picture discs that went on sale last Saturday, have entered the UK’s Official Vinyl Charts at #1. (22 April 2016 - 28 April 2016)

TMWSTW ROUND COVER RSD 2016 PICTURE DISC has entered the Official Vinyl Album Chart at #1 while the TVC 15 RSD 40TH ANNIVERSARY PICTURE DISC achieved the same feat on the Official Vinyl Single Chart AND the Official Physical Single Chart.

There are still four Bowie albums in both the Official Physical Album Chart Top 30 and the Official Vinyl Album Chart Top 30.

Thanks to all of you for making these

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Get DAVID BOWIE IS at MAMbo tickets now

on April 18, 2016

 

“Wham bam, thank you MAMbo”

 

Tickets for DAVID BOWIE IS at MAMbo – Museum of Modern Art of Bologna|Bologna Museums Institution – in Italy are now available. 

The MAMbo run commences on July 14th 2016 and will close on November 13th.

This will be the last chance to visit the V&A’s record-breaking exhibition in Europe before it goes to Japan in January 2017.

Go here for more information and ticket links.

 

#DBisMAMbo  #DavidBowieIs

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Record Store Day 2016 is here

on April 16, 2016

 

“Remember that everybody has to wait in line“

 

RSD 2016 is finally upon us with a couple of tasty Bowie picture discs (as described on March 7th on these pages), available today.

 

Swipe/scroll (or click on little dots) to view both discs.

 

#TMWSTWpicdisc  #TVC1540  #BowieRSD  #BowieVinyl

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★ is best-selling vinyl album of 2016 so far

on April 15, 2016

 

“I’m a Blackstar”

 

On the eve of the celebration of vinyl that is Record Store Day, David Bowie’s ★ has been declared the best-selling vinyl album on the UK’s Official Vinyl Chart for the first quarter of 2016.

The chart, which was launched one year ago this week, saw ★ (Bowie’s 28th studio album), spend the longest time at Number 1, logging six weeks at the top spot.

David Bowie left his mark on the vinyl singles chart during the first year of the chart too, with four singles in the Top 10:

 

Golden Years (3)

Space Oddity (5)

Fame (6)

Changes (8)

 

Those four tracks all hit the top spot,

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