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Dylan Howe’s Subterraneans in Berlin Sunday

on November 04, 2015


“Howe Low can you go?”*


This coming Sunday Dylan Howe will be performing his Subterraneans set in Berlin, appropriately enough.

We told you all about his album, SUBTERRANEAN - New Designs On Bowie's Berlin, and the accompanying shows last year.

Keep reading for the official blurb or go directly to the relevant Berliner Festspiele page to purchase tickets.


Dylan Howe’s Subterraneans - Akademie der Künste, Hanseatenweg - SUN 08 NOV 2015, 16:00



DAVE WHITFORD double bass


STEVE LODDER synthesizers

JAMES ALLSOPP tenor saxophone

With projection



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Holy Holy January 2016 US Tour Dates

on November 03, 2015


“I said “Do it again, do it again””


We are delighted to be able to exclusively announce an eleven-date tour of North America by Tony Visconti and Woody Woodmansey’s Holy Holy.

The band will again perform David Bowie’s The Man Who Sold The World album (released 45 years ago tomorrow, November 4th, in the US) and other popular Bowie tunes of the period.

Tickets go on sale on Saturday, November 7th, and the links below won't be active until then.


Date        City                        Venue                                  Link

Jan 07    Portand, ME       The Asylum                       

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Four Bowie songs on Topsify Greatest Hits playlist

on November 02, 2015


“Hey, that’s far out so you heard him too”


David Bowie’s 1972 hit single, Starman, which is used to great effect in current Box Office smash, The Martian, is part of the new Topsify Greatest Hits playlist.

The song is joined by the 1969 #5 hit Space Oddity (not to mention #1 in 1975 and 2015) and the 1971 classic Life On Mars?, which was a #3 hit for Bowie in 1973.

The 164-song list is described thus: “Topsify’s Greatest Hits ever from yesterday and today, collected in one essential playlist!”

The fourth Bowie composition on the list is Midge Ure’s moody rendition of The Man Who Sold The

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David Bowie ‘Blackstar'

on October 25, 2015


It can now be confirmed that ‘Blackstar’ is the forthcoming single and album from David Bowie.

Contrary to inaccurate reporting on the sound and content of the album, only the following can be confirmed:

The single will be released on November 20th and is not part of David’s theatre piece ‘Lazarus’.

The album will be released on David’s birthday, January 8th 2016.


#Blackstar  #NewBowieAlbum

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Tony Visconti interview in Rock&Folk

on October 21, 2015


“I could make it all worthwhile as a Rock&Folk star”


In celebration of the release of David Bowie’s (Five Years 1969 – 1973) box set last month, the November edition of French magazine Rock&Folk, has an interview with super-talented producer/player, Tony Visconti, by Jérôme Soligny.

Obviously the interview is published in French, but Jérôme has kindly provided a portion of it in English exclusively for us. Over to you Jérôme...


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