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Happy Birthday Duncan and Glass Spider

on May 30, 2017


“So where were the spiders”


Thirty years ago today, on Duncan Jones’s 16th birthday (Happy 46th, Duncan), David Bowie kicked off his Glass Spider World Tour at the Feyenoord Stadium, in Rotterdam. On the day, Duncan was introduced to the audience for an enthusiastic 60,000-strong singalong of Happy Birthday.


Launched in support of the Never Let Me Down album, neither the tour nor the album are remembered fondly in some quarters.


However, both have plenty of fans and though he wasn’t too kind about either at various points, David Bowie did come to the defence of the tour in 1997,

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Anderson channels Bowie in American Gods

on May 26, 2017


“God is an American”


No, not Brett Anderson of Suede, that wouldn’t be as surprising as Gillian Anderson’s transformation into David Bowie in the next episode of the @STARZ show, American Gods.


STARZ has released footage of the actress (who plays New God, Media), confronting Technical Boy (Bruce Langley) for his past misdeeds, in a sneak peek of Sunday night’s show: Lemon Scented You. (May 28)


In the scene, Media references several different Bowie songs...can you spot them?


As you can see, Anderson fairly convincingly channels Bowie as he appeared in Mick Rock’s iconoc 1973 video,

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5th London Bowie fan charity event on sale

on May 21, 2017


“Mars happy nation, sit on my karma...”


Tickets for the 5th Annual Bowie fan event at Surya in London on July 1st 2017, are now officially on sale.


All proceeds will once again go to TERRENCE HIGGINS TRUST. Last year, the evening raised a very impressive £11,620, which was donated to Cancer Research UK.


Tickets cost the same as last year, £25, and this price includes entry into the wristband raffle, which gives everybody an equal chance to win a very desirable signed-by-Bowie item.


Check out the FB event page for more info and to purchase tickets.


Please take proper care to follow

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Five days till DB Is in Barcelona launch party

on May 20, 2017


“You asked for the latest party”


The next leg of the record-breaking David Bowie Is exhibition at Museu Del Disseny De Barcelona (, kicks off with a rather special launch party.


Exhibition Opening Party. Razzmataz 2

May 25th: Official Exhibition Opening Party at Razzmatazz 2 with live concerts and Dj sets.


Go here for more information and to purchase tickets.


Read more about the exclusive limited edition red vinyl of I’m Afraid Of Americans, released exclusively at the exhibition venue only on the same day.



#DavidBowieIs  #DavidBowieIsBCN 

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Hunky Dory gold vinyl UK release date change

on May 20, 2017


“Torn apart in the UK, In the dribble of May”


We recently announced the release next month of two limited edition gold vinyl retail exclusive albums, The Rise And Fall Of Ziggy Stardust And The Spiders From Mars and Hunky Dory.


The albums are being released worldwide via Parlophone on June 16th 2017, the 45th anniversary of the original release of Bowie’s classic 1972 Ziggy Stardust album.


However, the UK will now get Hunky Dory three weeks earlier on May 26th.


As previously stated, both albums will only be available as a strictly limited edition one-off run in ‘bricks and mortar’