Representatives of the creative and technical producers and principal performers engaged by Year 2000 Festival Company Ltd and Year 2000 Festival Entertainment Company Ltd, respectively, are announcing the intention of all concerned to withdraw from further preparations for the Gisborne 2000 "First Light" Festival scheduled for New Year's Eve.
Read the official press release here on BowieNet.
Just a reminder that tomorrow is the last day to get your votes in for the Wired Magazine poll. BowieNet is nominated for Best Entertainment Website and David is nominated for New Media Innovator.
The Wired Awards are a people choice style vote, so get your votes in NOW.
Check it out atwww.wired.com. The polling ends Aug. 10th, with anaward ceremony on October 14th in San Francisco.
Jim Walker, the leader of Free Flight (the jazz-fusiongroup Mike Garson performs with when not workingwith David) has launched a new website!
The site,titled Jim Walker's Web World, offers a unique lookinto another side of Mike Garson's musical talents.There are plenty of sample recordings and somegreat photos of Mike, as well. Check it out at: http://www.jimwalkerflute.com
We have posted up new videos from the infamous BowieNet Ball, held in New York City back in late May, 1999.
If you have any photos or journals you want to share, please feel free to send em in. We will post em up in this new section. Enjoy!
Oxford Town Hall, June 1972
Mick Rock, long-time friend and photographer of David Bowie, has a new exhibition on Glam here in NYC. Entitled "The Definitive Images of Glam Rock."
Here are the details:
The Definitive Images of Glam Rock
September 16-November 7, 1999
Great Modern Pictures
17 West 24th Street
If you haven't seen it yet, here is a link to the BowieNet exclsive Mick Rock Gallery
Of course, you can always look Mick up at his website: www.mickrock.com