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Build Your David Bowie Page On Tripod

on April 22, 1999

If you're in the mood for web building, check out the David Bowie Pod on Tripod. Join for free and make your ownfan page. When you do, let us know about it and we'll list yours in the Discourse area.

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Special Announcement: Chat With Ultrastar

on April 22, 1999

Time to bring it to the people. Join the UltraStar crew for an informal chat Monday, April 26th at 9:00 p.m. EST.

We want to hear your thoughts and ideas about any BowieNet issues. Your feedback is taken seriously, so be part of the community and let your voice be heard.

We will use the open chat forum (no moderation) for this one.

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

See you there!

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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