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David Bowie To Play On Tribute Cd??

on November 04, 1998

Friends of the late INXS singer Michael Hutchence have reportedly been invited to participate on a tribute CD in remembrance of the late singer. Rumored participants include David Bowie, Elton John, Simon LeBon and Bono. So the Question is, will David Bowie be playing on the tribute CD? When asked for comment, Bowie had this to say:

"I have never been approached to do a tribute style concert for Michael H. This must have started as a press rumor, I suppose. As I never knew him it seems unlikely that I would be asked"--db

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Bowie Mixing It With The Masters

on November 04, 1998


An art exhibition at The Gallery New York in Brugg, Switzerland has a painting, the 10 ft "The Death of Mama Wati" by David Bowie and collaborator, South African art-star, Beezy Bailey, shoulder to shoulder with Masters Joseph Beuys, Keith Haring and Martin Disler. The Bowie/Bailey piece has already featured in several news stories in the Swiss Press and seems to be drawing the most comment of any of the exhibits. On show though December 15th. Click the image above to view a larger version of the painting.

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Post 1900

on November 04, 1998

From Wednesday, October 18th to January 9th, 1999, RUPERT GOLDSWORTHY GALLERY will feature a group of exhibitions on the theme of David Bowie, organized by Rupert Goldsworthy and Lithgow Osborne.

David Bowie is for many a figure whose stature as a musical innovator and stylist is enormous. Bowie has had a huge influence on succeeding generations of artists.

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From David Bowie Messageboards

on November 02, 1998

We read somewhere that David Bowie recorded some tracks around '75 with none other than Her Excellency The High Priestess of Soul Nina Simone

"Never happened, though we did meet and became friends in the mid seventies. I got to sing with her, just for fun, in the early eighties when she came to Switzerland to live for a brief while. She is an extraordinary and devastatingly talented musician and composer."--db

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New Bowieart Splash Screen

on November 02, 1998

Be on the look-out for the new Bowie Art splash page at www.bowieart.com. Designed by David himself, exclusively for Bowieart! The newly designed splash screen will be revealed later this week.

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