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Silhouettes and Shadows: Dave Hogan

on October 26, 2016

 

“See my life in a comic”

 

Rockarchive, in conjunction with Photofusion, launched Silhouettes and Shadows, a David Bowie photo exhibition in Brixton last month. The exhibition is free, but it closes today (October 26).

 

Before we miss the opportunity, here’s a final exclusive quotation from one of the photographers taking part.

 

Here’s Dave Hogan, regarding a little bit of silliness from 1990...

 

 

“There is a certain protocol when you work with an artist like David Bowie. You're not there to be his new best friend, you're there to record what's going on.

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London Lazarus tickets still available

on October 25, 2016

 

“You will be like your dreams tonight”

 

Previews for Lazarus commence at the King’s Cross Theatre in London this evening. A handful of tickets are still available for tonight’s performance, but only a couple of dozen as of 16:00 today.

 

Purchase tickets for all performances (including tonight), here.

 

PERFORMANCES

25 October 2016 – 22 January 2017

Tuesday – Friday evenings 8:00 pm

Saturday evenings 8.30 pm

Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday matinees 3:00 pm

 

The show is approximately 2 hours long. There is no interval.

 

Please arrive at the venue at least 45 minutes prior to the start of

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BATB Re-enters Official UK Vinyl Top 10

on October 23, 2016

 

“And me I’m on a radio show”

 

The Bowie At The Beeb (BATB) box set has re-entered the UK’s Official Vinyl Album Chart at #9. (21 October 2016 - 27 October 2016)

 

The following five Bowie albums are currently in the Top 40, with four of those in the Top 30. (Pictured)

 

Sony’s reissued A Reality Tour box set has entered the Top 30 after it was released last week.

 

09 - BOWIE AT THE BEEB - PARLOPHONE (Re-entry. Peak position #4)

18 - THE RISE AND FALL OF ZIGGY STARDUST - PARLOPHONE (Peak position #2)

27 - A REALITY TOUR - SONY MUSIC CG (New entry)

29 - HUNKY DORY - PARLOPHONE (Peak

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Lazarus Cast Album out today - Win signed vinyl copy

on October 21, 2016

 

“And you'll believe you're loving the alien”

 

To celebrate the release of the Lazarus Cast Album today (Friday), we’ve got a freshly-signed copy of the delicious triple vinyl to give away.

 

The sleeve is signed by Michael C Hall (Newton), Michael Esper (Valentine) and Sophia Anne Caruso (Girl), who all sing on the album. It’s also signed by Henry Hey, orchestrator, arranger and musical director for Lazarus.

 

All you have to do to be in with a chance of winning is visit the Lazarus Musical FB page, like it and then leave an alien themed message inspired by Thomas Jerome Newton.

 

The

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Japanese release of WCIBN?

on October 19, 2016

 

“Now. Not tomorrow, It's happening now”

 

The collectors among you that don’t already know about this, might be happy to learn that today (Oct 19) sees the release of the second of David Bowie‘s era box sets: Who Can I Be Now? (1974 – 1976), in Japan.

 

As ever, there’s a limited edition version designed for the Japanese market which includes a few desirable extras. Here’s the description from a popular Japanese CD site:

 

Description

Box Packaging. *Non Japan-made disc.

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