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Kansai Yamamoto V&A shows to stream live on FB

on October 25, 2013
“I was the cosmic kid in full costume dress”
If you are unable to attend the four fully-subscribed Fashion in Motion: Kansai Yamamoto shows at the V&A on November 1st, you may be pleased to learn that two of the four will be streamed live on Facebook at 13.00 & 17.00 GMT.
Yamamoto will be presenting archive and specially made pieces spanning his four decade career and among the costumes on the catwalk will be replicas of a couple of the outfits created for David Bowie’s 1973 Aladdin Sane shows.
See the David Bowie (Official) FB page for a different costume to that pictured here.
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The David Bowie Channel to Launch on SiriusXM

on October 24, 2013


“Under the spotlight, the Sirius spotlight”


Here’s the main body of the press release from the American SiriusXM Internet Radio station


The David Bowie Channel will launch on Wednesday, October 30 at 12:00 pm ET and will run through Tuesday, November 12, via satellite on channel 111. The David Bowie Channel will be available as a 24/7 channel online and through the SiriusXM Internet Radio App for smartphones and mobile devices beginning Wednesday, October 30 for an extended period.


The limited-run channel will feature music from the vast body of artistry from Bowie's entire career,

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Ten David Bowie albums in NME all-time top 500

on October 23, 2013


“Never thought I’d need, so many albums”


The latest issue of NME magazine (October 26th), has a cover feature titled: The 500 Greatest Albums Of All Time.

The item is introduced thus:


The album is an artform by which any act worth caring about wants to be judged. Inside this week's NME, we grant them that pleasure as we rank of the 500 greatest records of all time. Let the arguments begin... 


David Bowie’s contributions to the world of popular music are represented by an impressive list of 10 albums (more than any other artist in the list), with a further four he had a major hand in

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Twelve days to go till The Next Day Extra

on October 22, 2013


“Commencing countdown…”


The Next Day Extra – November 4 2013 – Regional release date variations apply.


The Next Day Extra (digital

The Next Day Extra (physical


Read more here.



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BBC Radio 6 Music Pin Ups Radio Show exclusive

on October 22, 2013


“Singing old songs we loved”


We recently told you about the The David Bowie Pin Ups Radio Show being made available on Spotify from October 28th. 

Well now you can have a sneak preview ahead of that via BBC Radio 6 Music from 9:30am UK time tomorrow. (Wednesday October 23rd)

Here’s the press release with a transcript of Bowie's fascinating between track chat.


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