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Mick Rock in NY tonight London September

on June 01, 2016

 

“I asked for an autograph...”

 

If you’re in New York this evening, you still have time to get along to the TASCHEN Store New York, to meet Micĸ Rocĸ as he signs copies of The Rise Of David Bowie - 1972-1973.

Check out the events page here on FB for more details.

 

Wednesday, June 1st

7 pm – 9 pm

TASCHEN Store New York, 107 Greene Street (between Prince and Spring)

Space is limited. RSVP required: 212-226-2212 or store-ny@taschen.com

 

There will also be a London signing in September, details below.

 

Thursday, September 8th

6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

TASCHEN Store London, 12 Duke of York Square,

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Bowie surprise guest at Gilmour gig

on May 29, 2016

 

“Silhouettes and shadows...”

 

Around this time exactly ten years ago, people were travelling home from a David Gilmour gig at the Royal Albert Hall in London, having just witnessed a special guest appearance by David Bowie. In the event, that show of May 29th, 2006, would prove to be his last public performance in the UK.

 

The event was reported the next day by Total Blam Blam on DavidBowie.com. We’ve posted that brief review below.

 

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“David Bowie's on the phone, dad... ,” my daughter Holly casually announced late yesterday

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CHANGESONEBOWIE enters vinyl chart at #1

on May 29, 2016

 

“I’m torn between the light and dark”

 

The limited edition vinyl pressing of CHANGESONEBOWIE has entered the UK’s Official Vinyl Album Chart at #1. (27 May 2016 - 02 June 2016)

The following five Bowie albums are currently in the chart, with four of those in the Top 20.

 

01 - CHANGESONEBOWIE - PARLOPHONE

14 - BLACKSTAR - RCA

17 - HUNKY DORY - PARLOPHONE

18 - THE RISE AND FALL OF ZIGGY STARDUST - PARLOPHONE

23 - NOTHING HAS CHANGED - THE VERY BEST OF DAVID BOWIE - PARLOPHONE

 

Check out the current Official Vinyl Album Chart here.

 

Meanwhile, some bright spark has solved the

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Sign up for Lazarus in London details

on May 26, 2016

 

“Loving The Alien”

 

On the day that a new print of the 1963 Walter Tevis novel, The Man Who Fell To Earth (which inspired Lazarus), is published via Gollancz (See inset picture), we thought it would be a good time to remind you to subscribe to the newly-updated Lazarus page, if you haven't already.

Go here to sign-up now and visit this page for further details of the newly-published book.

 

#LazarusLondon  #Lazarus  #TMWFTE  #TJNewton  

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CHANGESONEBOWIE random vinyl out now

on May 20, 2016

 

“But it may come clear”

 

As mentioned on these pages previously, today sees the release of the 40th anniversary edition of CHANGESONEBOWIE.

David Bowie's first ever best of compilation (with tracks from the period 1969 to 1976), was originally released on May 21st, 1976.

The album stayed in the Top 10 for eleven weeks, peaking at #2. Two UK adverts from 1976 are illustrated in our montage.

Unannounced at the time was a mispress of CHANGESONEBOWIE with a reported 1,000 copies containing the 'sax version' of John, I’m Only Dancing, as opposed to the original single mix.

In keeping with the

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