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CHANGESONEBOWIE enters vinyl chart at #1

on May 29, 2016

 

“I’m torn between the light and dark”

 

The limited edition vinyl pressing of CHANGESONEBOWIE has entered the UK’s Official Vinyl Album Chart at #1. (27 May 2016 - 02 June 2016)

The following five Bowie albums are currently in the chart, with four of those in the Top 20.

 

01 - CHANGESONEBOWIE - PARLOPHONE

14 - BLACKSTAR - RCA

17 - HUNKY DORY - PARLOPHONE

18 - THE RISE AND FALL OF ZIGGY STARDUST - PARLOPHONE

23 - NOTHING HAS CHANGED - THE VERY BEST OF DAVID BOWIE - PARLOPHONE

 

Check out the current Official Vinyl Album Chart here.

 

Meanwhile, some bright spark has solved the

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Sign up for Lazarus in London details

on May 26, 2016

 

“Loving The Alien”

 

On the day that a new print of the 1963 Walter Tevis novel, The Man Who Fell To Earth (which inspired Lazarus), is published via Gollancz (See inset picture), we thought it would be a good time to remind you to subscribe to the newly-updated Lazarus page, if you haven't already.

Go here to sign-up now and visit this page for further details of the newly-published book.

 

#LazarusLondon  #Lazarus  #TMWFTE  #TJNewton  

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CHANGESONEBOWIE random vinyl out now

on May 20, 2016

 

“But it may come clear”

 

As mentioned on these pages previously, today sees the release of the 40th anniversary edition of CHANGESONEBOWIE.

David Bowie's first ever best of compilation (with tracks from the period 1969 to 1976), was originally released on May 21st, 1976.

The album stayed in the Top 10 for eleven weeks, peaking at #2. Two UK adverts from 1976 are illustrated in our montage.

Unannounced at the time was a mispress of CHANGESONEBOWIE with a reported 1,000 copies containing the 'sax version' of John, I’m Only Dancing, as opposed to the original single mix.

In keeping with the

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Duncan Jones on Dad and Baby Jones

on May 15, 2016

 

“My set is amazing”

 

Our good friend @Unklerupert has yet again supplied a summary of Duncan Jones’ activities. Including stuff about Dad, Baby “Tusky” and his day job as successful international director. 

 

Over to you Unk... (All bold text is a clickable link and there are lots of links in the following)

 

#WARCRAFTmovie  #DuncanJones

 

 

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Hello! You may recall our last update on all things Duncan Jones back in November 2015. At the time the first trailer for Duncan’s latest film WARCRAFT, a big budget adaptation of

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Exclusive Bowie vinyl for Bologna MAMbo

on May 13, 2016

 

“I colori della vita, Dei cieli blu”

 

Ragazzo Solo, Ragazza Sola, the Italian language variation of Space Oddity, is getting a special blue vinyl 7” release to celebrate the opening of David Bowie Is at the Museum Of Modern Art (MAMbo) in Bologna, Italy.

The Italian vocal for Ragazzo Solo, Ragazza Sola (which translated means Lonely Boy, Lonely Girl) is not Space Oddity sung in Italian, it’s an entirely different song with Italian lyrics written by Mogol and sung in Italian by Bowie to the same music as Space Oddity.

The single was originally released in Italy in 1970. The new version will

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