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Golden Years remains at #1 plus new Schapiro book

on November 27, 2015


“Nothing's gonna touch you in these golden years”


As if to consolidate his position as the most popular vinyl singles artist of the year in the UK (see earlier story today), the Golden Years 40th anniversary 7" picture disc (released worldwide on November the 13th), is at #1 for the second week on the official UK chart.

Bowie currently has four singles on the chart, three of which are in the top 10.


Official Vinyl Singles Chart Top 40

27 November 2015 - 03 December 2015


#01 Golden Years

#06 Space Oddity

#10 Fame

#25 Young Americans


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Friday Music Outside and Earthling out now

on November 27, 2015


“I’ve got Friday on my mind”


Did you strike lucky with today’s RSD/Black Friday issue of Earthling on translucent green vinyl?

Also released by the Friday Music label today was the white vinyl double album version of 1. Outside and last Friday the label issued 'hours...' on translucent blue wax, as they used to say in olden days.


Here are the release dates of all five Bowie albums Friday Music have issued in 2015:


Heathen (translucent blue) - August 7

Reality (transparent) - September 25

'hours...' (translucent blue) - November 20

Earthling (translucent green) - November 27 (Black

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18th David Bowie Bash moves to London

on November 27, 2015


“Screaming above central London”


Daniele Pensavalle has been in touch with details of his annual David Bowie Bash for 2016.

For the first time ever, the event (which normally takes place in Italy), is happening in London.

This year it’s on January 7th, the day before the release of ★ and Bowie’s birthday.

The party starts at 7.30pm at THE DRURY CLUB in Covent Garden. 

Go here for ticket links and the full schedule for the evening’s entertainment of live tributes and other Bowie related excitement.


#18thDavidBowieBash  #BowieBirthday2016  #BowieParty

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Hear ★ at Bowie Birthday Party in Berlin

on November 27, 2015


“Tomorrow belongs to those who can hear it coming”


Details of Bowie fan parties for January next year are coming in. First up is this one in Berlin on Bowie’s 69th birthday, celebrating both that and the release of ★ on the same day.

The event will take place in the Meistersaal of Hansa Studios Berlin, Go here for ticket links and the schedule for the evening.


#BowieBerlin  #BowieBirthday2016  #BowieParty

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Bowie vinyl singles top 2015 charts

on November 27, 2015


“There’s been many others, so many times”


Strong feeling of déjà vu the day after thanksgiving, with the Daily Mirror’s recent announcement that David Bowie is the most popular vinyl singles artist of the year in the UK.

On the same day last year we reported the fact that Bowie fans in the UK had created the perfect thanksgiving gift for their man, with the news that Nothing has changed - The Very Best of David Bowie was at #1 on the Official UK Vinyl Album Chart.

Bowie’s success on the Official Vinyl Singles Chart will not be news to regular visitors to this page.