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Vh1 Storyteller Premier

on September 16, 1999
    David Bowie's Storytellers Show will Premiere Monday, October 18 at 10:00 p.m. ET/PT

    Here is a related press release that was put out one the news wire:

    Last July, David Bowie was voted the biggest music star of the century by readers of Britain's Sun newspaper. In the same month, he was voted the sixth Greatest Star of the Century by Q magazine and its readers.

    "David Bowie: Storytellers" features songs and stories from throughout Bowie's prolific career.

    Among his revelations:

    * Of "Word on A Wing," from "Station to Station," Bowie says:

    "1975, 1976, and a bit of 1974, and the first few
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Life On Mars

on September 16, 1999
    The new issue of ToyFare has a fan-made Bowie-as-Jareth action figure.

    Created by David A. Evans from Ashland City, Tennessee, this custom-made action figure is David Bowie as Jareth, the Goblin King from the 1986 film Labyrinth.

    Evans used Sculpey and doll hair over a wood frame to create this Ziggy Stardust-esque action figure.
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Bowie In Rolling Stone

on September 16, 1999
    This months Rolling Stone (Sept. 30th, 1999) has an article on Bowie and the upcoming album.

    Entitled Bowie's Golden Hours: David Bowie digs into his past for Hours...,his strongest album in years.

    The article talks about Bowie 'casting an eye toward the past' with his pre Ziggy Stardust period serving as the foundation for the Hours album.

    Here is an excerpt:
    "I found all these sites that contained sound files of my old material. Some of them were good, others were embarrassing. Before last year, I never listened to my own material.

    But I really wanted to make sense of the stuff I'd
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Thursdays Child Video

on September 16, 1999

The video for Thursday's Child debuts at #29 on this weekend's Muchmore Music Countdown in Canada.

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Reeves Vh1 Journals

on September 16, 1999
    New additions have been made to the VH-1 Journal section, including one from none other than Reeves Gabrels.

    Here is a brief excerpt:

    The VH-1 Storytellers show was something that had a number of emotional layers for me. When I took a close look at what I was thinking and writing at the time, it creates a pretty complex picture. Pardon my egocentricity, but I'll try to explain. . .

    The first thing I felt was the trepidation that comes with any challenge. I like when that happens 'cause it means I'm about to learn something new, which about the only way you and your art can grow.
    - Reeves
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