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TMWFTE 2CD soundtrack out now

on September 09, 2016

 

“What is this music Farnsworth keeps sending me?”

 

As you are no doubt aware, to tie-in with the theatrical release of STUDIOCANAL’s 40th Anniversary 4K release today of The Man Who Fell To Earth, Universal Music Catalogue (UMC) has released for the very first time in any format, the original movie soundtrack containing music by John Phillips of The Mamas & The Papas fame (who composed specifically for the film), and Stomu Yamash’ta.

 

This UMC version (order here), makes available both musicians compositions used in the film, along with many other of John Phillips’ pieces that didn't make

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Iman: “My first night out”

on September 08, 2016

 

“I believe in magic, Angel for life”

 

Iman has taken to social media with this disclosure: “My first night out attending an event since last year!”

 

On Wednesday she made an appearance at New York Fashion Week with a touching tribute to her late husband.

 

Iman revealed to fashion stylist and journalist Joe Zee for Good Morning America at the Tom Ford show, that she was wearing a gold necklace in memory of Bowie.

 

“I'm wearing this until my death. Hedi Slimane made it for me. It just says 'David.'”

 

Read more over at People.

 

 

#DavidAndIman  #‎ForeverLove

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Listen to 2010 Maslin Mix of TVC 15

on September 07, 2016

 

“Transition, Transmission, Transition, Transmission”

 

For those of you who weren’t able to access the 2010 Harry Maslin Mix of TVC15 last week, here it is now on Spotify.

 

This mix was previously available on the 5.1 surround sound DVD only, as part of the 2010 Deluxe Edition of Station To Station.

 

Here’s a bit from Mr Maslin’s sleeve notes regarding the difficulty of mixing tracks in a pre-computer aided studio, taken from the David Bowie - Who Can I Be Now? (1974 – 1976) book set book.

 

“The project was mixed at The Hit Factory in New York which was my home studio and wherein I was

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Win London Gouster listening party tickets

on September 05, 2016

 

“All you’ve got to do is win”

 

Win tickets to the UK premiere of David Bowie’s unreleased album, The Gouster, on 21st September in London.

 

Richer Sounds has teamed up with Cambridge Audio to give away 40 pairs of tickets to an exclusive preview of the album, two days before its official release date.

 

To enter and for more enticing information about the prize(s) and the contest, go here.

 

 

#WCIBNBox  #WhoCanIBeNowBox  #BowieTheGouster  #BowieYoungAmericans  #BowieWIN

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WCIBN? Album Focus: Station To Station

on September 05, 2016

 

“Such is the stuff from where dreams are woven”

 

This week Station To Station is the selected album from the upcoming David Bowie - Who Can I Be Now? (1974 – 1976) box set.

 

Station To Station celebrated its 40th birthday earlier this year (January 23rd 1976). Considered a classic among fans and critics alike, the record was unusual for a Bowie album in that it contained just six tracks, even though it still clocked in at a little over thirty eight minutes.

 

For the first time ever, a David Bowie album was a bigger commercial success Stateside than in the UK.

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