Placebo is on US TV (NBC): Late Night With Conan O'Brien this Friday, March 26th . Check local listings for exact times, or check out the Conan O'Brien website for an interesting article.
BowieNet, Yahoo and SonicNet proudly present a special online chat featuring Placebo and hosted by David Bowie. Watch a video simulcast of the chat with Bowie acting as host and moderator. Submit advance questions NOW (link below) and be automatically registered to win special prizes.
EVENT: Video Cybercast
WITH: Placebo with host David Bowie
FROM: BowieNet, SonicNet and Yahoo
TIME: Monday, March 29, 2:00 p.m. (EST)
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We all had a good time yesterday with music greats Ronnie Spector and Joey Ramone. If you weren't able to attend, here is a transcript of the event. Thanks again to Ronnie and Joey for a great chat.
If you are in London between the 24 March and the 6 April come along to thisexhibition at Blains Fine Art on Bruton Street. Starring six exciting youngArtist's (Cornell, Halford, Howard-Birt, Howard, Hughes and Scrivener) it is aunique exhibition that showcases rising talent. Obviously it includes one ofDavid's favourites... Stephen Cornell. The Private Views are on Thursday 25th of March. All Bowieart goers are welcome!
24 March - 6 April
Blains Fine Art
23 Bruton Street
Telephone: 0171 610 6180 for more information.
The Dalemans Brothers Studio in Antwerp, Belgium is currently
Stefan Westman's Bowie fansite Bassman's David Bowie Page has been redesigned.
Stefan had this to say about the new site: I have worked on this change since the midst of August last year, the re-naming of all my files did take quite some time to do. I now have some 5300files andpictures on my site.
Have a look.
Just a reminder that BowieNet members will chat with Ronnie Spectorand Joey Ramone tomorrow, March 24th at 4:00 pm EST. Please Log into the #ChatGuest room for this special event.
If you have any questions you would like to ask before the live chat, you can e-mail your questions to Joey and Ronnie at firstname.lastname@example.org. We will use these pre-chat questions in addition to your live questions.
In a panel called "BowieBonds and Beyond" at South by Southwest (SXSW) in Austin, Texas on Friday (March 19), financiers and spectators discussed the "BowieBond" concept.
The 'BowieBond' concept involves selling securities backed by future cash flow on artists existing catalogue. Since Bowies' precedent making deal of 1997, all such deals on Wall Street are known as BowieBond deals.
The South by Southwest (SXSW) Interactive Festival is an Interactive Conference, focusing on New Media.
Rolling Stone Magazine (March 18th Edition) has reviewed David Bowie's Hunky Dory in it's Classic Re-Issues Section. The Magazine gave Hunky Dory a rare (perfect) 5 star rating!
In our ongoing support of the HEROES project, here is an update:
THE HEROES - 'ACCESS ALL AREAS' TOUR in association with McDonalds are to play at the following Greater Manchester venues:
2nd May - Lostock High School Theatre, Stretford, Manchester.
9th May - Abraham Moss Centre Theatre, Manchester.
16th May - The Witchwood, Ashton under Lyne.
23rd May - The Orient at The Trafford Centre.
Ticket Hotline: 0161 236 1878.
Tickets also available from the venues.
Their album ACCESS ALL AREAS (Cat. No. RFRCD5) is to be released 19th April 1999.
For further information contact CLP on 0161 236 1878.