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Bowienet Things Pt. 2

on April 21, 1999

Be on the look out for the next round of BowieNet Things from our friends over at

As usual, BowieNet members will get first crack at this next round, so keep an eye out for em.

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Ziggy Is Grammy Hall Of Fame Inductee

on April 21, 1999

    The US National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (aka The Recording Academy) has issued a press release announcing the election of "The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders from Mars" to it's Hall of Fame.

    Other inductees include Van Morrison's 1968 album Astral Weeks, and The Beatles' Revolver album, recorded in 1966. The only stipulation for induction is that the albums are at least 25 years old.

    Have a look at the Story on their website:

    Here are a few exclusive photos of the "Ziggy" period.
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Mojo On Ya

on April 20, 1999

British music magazine MOJO has listed their "The Top 100 Singers" list. Here are the results:

1. John Lennon
2. Elvis Presley
3. Aretha Franklin
4. Frank Sinatra
5. Bob Dylan
6. Roy Orbison
7. Paul McCartney
8. Otis Redding
9. Robert Plant
10. Ray Charles
11. Van Morrison
12. Marvin Gayle
13. David Bowie
14. Dusty Springfield
15. Sandy Denny
16. Mick Jagger
17. Sam Cooke
18. Brian Wilson
19. Joni Wilson
20. Captain Beefheart

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Special Announcement: Chat With David Bowie

on April 20, 1999

It's been over 6 months since we had a one-on-one with the man himself, so on Tuesday, April 27th at 10:00 p.m. EST, 7:00 p.m. PST, BowieNet will proudly bring you a Live chat with David Bowie.

Please log into the #ChatGuest room for this chat event. See you there.

If you have any questions you would like to ask before the live chat, you can e-mail your David Bowie questions to We will use these pre-chat questions in addition to your live questions.

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Speedo Contest Update: Wrap It Up Now

on April 20, 1999

Today is your last day! Get in or be left out! Here is a re-print of the rules in case you don't remember. (how could you forget this one?)

Speedo Model Competition!

1. Contestant must email a picture of themselves and a pair of speedosto( All pictures MUST contain anentrant and a pair of speedos -- however, the entrant need not beactuallywearing the speedos.

2. Image size must be under 640x480 pixels in JPG or GIF format -- nopictures may be over 200kb in size.

3. All entries will be voted upon by the BowieNet public,and each pic shall be rated by the