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CHANGESONEBOWIE random vinyl due in May

on March 07, 2016

 

“But it may come clear”

 

20th May, 2016, marks forty years since David Bowie's first ever best of compilation, CHANGESONEBOWIE (with tracks from the period 1969 to 1976), was released.

The album stayed in the Top 10 for eleven weeks, peaking at #2.

To mark this anniversary CHANGESONEBOWIE is being reissued on 180g heavyweight vinyl, cd and digital formats including Mastered for iTunes.

Half of the limited vinyl will be black while the other half will be clear, this will not be mentioned on the sleeve so it will be completely random as to which one you end up with.

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TVC 15 RSD 40th anniversary picture disc

on March 07, 2016

 

“Oh my TVC 15, oh oh”

 

Record Store Day, 16th April, 2016, brings two very special limited edition Bowie picture disc releases. One being the 40th anniversary edition of TVC 15 and the other being a picture disc of the German sleeve of the original Mercury The Man Who Sold The World round cover. (See separate post for that.)

Originally released in April 1976, TVC 15 was the second single taken from the Station To Station album, with the smash hit Golden Years being the first, released in November 1975.

This RSD 2016 release will be a double A side with the 2010 single edit of Wild Is The

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TMWSTW round cover RSD 2016 picture disc

on March 07, 2016

 

“You're face to face, With The Man Who Sold The World”

 

Record Store Day, 16th April, 2016, brings two very special limited edition Bowie picture disc releases. The German sleeve of the original Mercury The Man Who Sold The World round cover being one, and the 40th anniversary edition of TVC 15 being the other. (See separate post for that.)

This picture disc features the original German LP fold out round cover with artwork designed by Witt of Hamburg. The sleeve originally unfolded to reveal two foot wide circular images of those featured here on the picture disc.

The original version of

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Bowie vinyl floods Official UK top 20

on March 04, 2016

 

“...stiffly waxed and one foot wide”

 

As you may remember, last Friday (February 26th), Parlophone issued both the Bowie At The Beeb vinyl box set and the first six Bowie studio albums (excluding the Deram album), as heavyweight 180g vinyl editions.

All seven of the albums have entered the new UK Official Vinyl Albums Chart Top 20, where they join the Platinum status ★ album (#6).

Nothing Has Changed - The Very Best Of David Bowie hovers just outside the Top 20 at #22.

The Bowie albums in the UK Official Vinyl Albums Chart Top 20 are as follows...

 

02 - THE RISE AND FALL OF ZIGGY STARDUST

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Bowie In Memoriam at Oscars Awards

on February 29, 2016

 

"I believe, I might be of service"

 

Dave Grohl presented a touching and sensitive version of The Beatles's song Blackbird for the "In Memoriam" section at the Oscars Awards 2016 on Sunday evening.

As he performed, footage of those being remembered played onscreen behind him, with a snippet of Bowie's stylish Zoolander appearance providing today's lyric quotation.

Watch this beautiful tribute here.

 

#Oscars2016  #GrohlBowie

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