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Eight-page cover feature in Dutch LFL mag

on August 28, 2015


“I got a lust for life, Oh a lust for life”


David Bowie graces the cover of yet another publication this week, with the issue of Dutch magazine, Lust For Life.

The 8-page article focuses mainly on the David Bowie (Five Years 1969 – 1973) box set.

But there’s also a spread about Lazarus with the show’s director, Ivo van Hove, and elsewhere in the mag there's an interview with Andreas Blühm, director of the Groninger Museum, next stop for the David Bowie is touring exhibition



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Two-nighter Canadian Bowie tribute

on August 28, 2015


“One more, weekend, of lights and evening faces”


There's a clue in the image here and the headline, but here's a bit from the blurb...


Look out all you rock ‘n’ rollers! St. John’s is once again celebrating the five-decade long legendary career of one of the greatest minds in modern music; DAVID BOWIE!! TWICE!! TWO NIGHTS!!

It was sold-out to capacity and one of the biggest nights of downtown St. John's music in 2014, and it’s bound to be the biggest night of 2015! That’s right, we’re doing TWO nights in a row, bringing you the BEST talent St.

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Five Years Box - Album 6: Ziggy Motion Picture

on August 27, 2015


“For in front of that door, there is...Me!, Me!, Me!”


Like last week’s album, Live Santa Monica ’72, David Bowie’s final Ziggy show at Hammersmith Odeon on July 3rd, 1973, was also one of the more popular live Bowie bootlegs before it was picked up officially.

But unlike Live Santa Monica ’72 (which took thirty six years to eventually be released by EMI), Ziggy Stardust and The Spiders From Mars - The Motion Picture Soundtrack, was first issued ten years after the event in tandem with the film in 1983.

Speaking of the film, check out this moving performance of My Death over on the David

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Classic Rock Germany Eight-page cover feature

on August 26, 2015


“Ich, Ich bin dann König”


Classic Rock Germany @Classic Rock Deutschland has published an 8-page cover feature focusing on the David Bowie (Five Years 1969 – 1973) box set.

Aside from the feature there’s also a 10/10 review of the box set.

Check out their FB page for more and if that tempts you further you can go here to purchase it online.

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Friday Music Bowie vinyl release schedule

on August 26, 2015


“You've gotta have a plan, In the world of today”


Back in May we mentioned that Friday Music would be releasing a translucent blue 180g audiophile vinyl pressing of Heathen, to be followed shortly thereafter by a clear vinyl issue of Reality.

Well, now a translucent blue 'hours...' joins the line-up, along with the aforementioned (see previous item) translucent green Earthling, Black Friday/RSD release.

These releases are 180g audiophile single albums in tri-fold sleeves.

Here are the release dates, all of which are 2015:


Heathen (translucent blue) - August 7

Reality (transparent) -