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News: Bowie And Visconti Record Track For Lennon Tribute Album

on August 30, 1998

Bowie and Tony Visconti have rekindled their working relationship after a hiatus of over 15 years. They have just completed work on two tracks, each for separate projects. We can reveal that one of the songs is a cover of John Lennon's 'Mother'. This is Bowie's contribution to the John Lennon Tribute album. The basic track was cut in Bermuda with island born Andy Newmark on drums and Reevz Gabrels on guitar. Several instruments were re-recorded and the mix completed in New York. Visconti also contributes some nifty back-up vocals.

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Mike Garson Becoming Most Used Bowie-ette This Year

on August 30, 1998

Firstly working on Trent Reznors new disk, then a summer tour with Smashing Pumpkins.( Did you catch Pumpkins bass-Miss wearing Dame Dorsey style devils horns at the Bilbao show in Spain Recently?) Most recently Mike was asked by Marilyn Manson to do the tour duty. They invited him over to talk at their recording studio in LA.

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Bowie And Anderson Art Event Opens In November

on August 29, 1998

Bowie and fellow artist and friend, Laurie Anderson, have collaborated on a contribution to the "I LOVE NEW YORK - Crossover of Contemporary Art" exhibition opening at the Museum Ludwig in Koln, Germany November 6, 1998-February 1, 1999. The work is called 'LINE' and consists of 20 drawings created 'mysteriously' by the two artists. Details and photos to follow shortly.

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David Bowie: Past, Present And Future

on May 06, 1998

The Smashing Pumpkins, Nine Inch Nails, The Cure, Marilyn Manson, ScottWeiland, Puff Daddy, Seal, Public Enemy and The Wallflowers--all of theseartists are united by the influence of DAVID BOWIE, via his past and presentmusical explorations.

BOWIE keyboardist Mike Garson has just been tapped to tour with the SmashingPumpkins in Europe and will also play on the forthcoming album from Nine InchNails (a connection that was made during 1995's DAVID BOWIE/Nine Inch Nailstour), while Garson and BOWIE guitarist Reeves Gabrels will both play onSeal's next album.

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Original Bowie Art On Sale

on January 04, 1998

DAVID BOWIE is once again utilizing modern technology in a ground-breakingfashion. As of December 15, BOWIE put two of his most popular works up forsale on the Internet exclusively through the International Bowieart Website.The lithographs are an intense self-portrait, plus a vivid composition of IggyPop, which captures the true maniacal character of the legendary rocker.

BOWIE has been at the forefront of Internet developments since 1992, and infact was the first artist of his caliber to release a single (?Telling Lies?)via this medium (in 1996). The Bowieart site can be accessed via the

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