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Christmas Comes Early On Bowienet Part 1!

on December 20, 1999

'My brain hurts a lot'


I recently received a communication from a certain Chris Gaffney concerning his wife Madeleine's new hobby, photography. To cut a long story.... above is the result of her first endeavours. Well how would you feel if this is what you had to show after 26 years of Bowie fandom at your first meeting with THE MAN himself? Not good. Anyway click on the picture for a link to a page explaining the whole sorry saga and how it was eventually resolved, and most likely, how David Bowie saved a marriage!

From our European Correspondent ~ Total Blam Blam

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Christmas Comes Early On Bowienet Part 2!

on December 20, 1999


Those of you lucky enough to witness the
Copenhagen show and the extraordinary performance of'Shrinking Jimmy' by Holly Palmer and Emm Gryner have probably still to recover from the experience.Well here at BowieNet we have yet ANOTHER Christmas present for you, in the shape of the lyricsfrom that very song! Yes, you can now be the envy of people who are easily impressed by learningthe words and putting on your very own performance.

As I say, those that actually heard the song live began to question the very fundamentals of life,like "why are we here?" and "I wonder how long the queue for

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Glastonbury Festival

on December 19, 1999


Following the success of the Astoria London gig, and rumours of the Bowie family's desire to relocate to London, it is almost a lock that Bowie will perform the Glastonbury Festival this year, for the first time in 30 years.

Here is a bit of history about the last time Bowie played at the Glastonbury Festival in June 1971:

"It was in this year that the first 'pyramid' stage was constructed out of scaffolding and expanded metal covered with plastic sheeting, built on a site above the Glastonbury-Stonehenge ley line. The musicians who performed recorded a now very rare album.

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Special Announcement: Next Chat Guest This Thursday!

on December 19, 1999

Check back tomorrow to find out WHO will be our next chat guest! Scheduled for THIS THURSDAY at 8:00 p.m. EST!

You won't want to miss this one. Mark your calender and check with us tomorrow!!

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The London Boy Is Coming Home

on December 19, 1999


Following on from a comment made during the excellent Jeremy Paxman 'Interview For TheMillennium' for Newsnight recently, (of which I plan to post a full transcript very soon) The SundayTimes and today's Daily Star have reported on the Bowie family's desire to relocate to London, on amore permanent basis and in the not too distant future. David and Iman have both made it clear thatnothing would make them happier than to have a child together and to raise it in Britain.

This from The Sunday Times: "I've lived abroad long enough," he said last week. "It's time to comehome.

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