Skip directly to content

Blogs

Total Blam Blam's picture

Q's Top 100

on January 04, 1999

1/05/99 SNEAKER: Q's TOP 100The latest "Q" Magazine - one of the leading music monthly's in the UK, has listed the "100 greatest singles of all time" (as voted by the Q readers) David Bowie holds the prestigious honor of having more entries (3) than any other solo artist on the chart (George Michael has two, while Dylan, Stevie Wonder and Elvis have one entry each).

The David's three tracks areHeroes, Life on Mars and Starman. Look for this feature in the February 1999 issue of "Q" Magazine.

News
Total Blam Blam's picture

I Feels Like Yesterday

on January 04, 1999

It was 2 years ago this week (Thursday, January 9, 1997) that David Bowie celebrated his 50th birthday in grand style at Madison Square Garden in New York City. Have a look at these full length videos from the 50th birthday.

Proceeds from this concert went to Save the Children. Special guests included Frank Black, Smashing Pumpkin Billy Corgan, Foo Fighters, Lou Reed, Robert Smith of The Cure and Sonic Youth.

News
Total Blam Blam's picture

Just A Few Things

on January 04, 1999

As reported in our November 24th 1998 press release, be on the lookout for Bowie THINGS. THINGS are memorable, interactive, mini-multi-media presentations. You can get a better idea of what "THINGS" by going to their website (http://www.thingworld.com).

BowieNet will provide additional information on the Bowie THINGS as it (they) becomes available.

News
Total Blam Blam's picture

Yes, Mick Too!

on January 04, 1999

In an update on our mysterious stamp story from yesterday, one of our BowieNet members (glenn) was kind enough to forward this additional information.

There is indeed a set of stamps (8 in total) from St. Vincent. The set is titled famous entertainers. It has two rows of 4 stamps each featuring a different artist. top row :Michael Jackson,Madonna,Elvis presley,David Bowie (the same as the one shown on Bowienet) bottom row :Prince,Frank Sinatra,George Michael and YES! Mick Jagger. We will post the image of the entire series soon. Keep an eye out.

News
Total Blam Blam's picture

Another Stamp?

on January 03, 1999

Yet another mysterious stamp appears from out of the wide-blue-yonder. This one is from the Caribbean island of St. Vincent, just a stones throw away from Bowies' old home on Mustique.

Says David, "I know and knew nothing about this at all. And St. Vincent was about a 15 minute ferry ride from where I was living. I wonder if they did a Jagger one, or a Princess Margaret for that matter. Any one know anything about this printing?"

News

Pages