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’Tis A Pity iTunes link and 6 Music premiere

on November 10, 2014

 

“Hold your mad hands”

 

Many thanks to Shaun Keaveny and BBC Radio 6 Music for premiering ’Tis A Pity She Was A Whore in the UK this morning, and for the much appreciated continued support of David Bowie. Indeed, Sue (Or In A Season Of Crime) has been on the 6 Music 'A' Playlist for the past month. 

Shaun’s co-presenter, Matt Everitt, created a new possibility when he unintentionally misquoted Bowie thus: “If Vorticists wrote Roxy Music it might have sounded like this”! He was quick to correct Roxy to Rock. Describing the track as “brilliant”, Matt also explained to Shaun exactly what a

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’Tis A Pity She Was A Whore available now

on November 09, 2014

 

“’tis my face I suppose”

 

’Tis A Pity She Was A Whore is available now as a digital download from your preferred digital emporium.

Officially released in the UK on November 10th, the track will be made available in the US the following day.

For those of you that would rather taste before you buy, don't forget that BBC Radio 6 Music has the worldwide radio premiere of the track on the Shaun Keaveny show on Monday morning (Monday the 10th) from 7:00am UK time.

Meanwhile, we’ll leave you with the official blurb that sheds light on the inspiration for that title.

 

DAVID BOWIE ‘TIS A PITY SHE

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Bowie records Dutch TV debut 47 years ago today

on November 08, 2014

 

“Little me is waiting”

 

On this day in 1967 David Bowie recorded his first Dutch TV appearance for a show called Fan Club.

He performed the song Love You Till Tuesday, which had been released as a single in The Netherlands the previous month.

Bowie is pictured here relaxing on the set of the show and there are other shots of him with John Walker who had recorded a solo spot for Fan Club following the split of The Walker Brothers.

The show was broadcast later that month, but sadly it's another of Bowie’s TV performances that seems to have been lost forever...unless you know differently?

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BBC Radio 6 Music to premiere new Bowie track

on November 07, 2014

 

“Sordid details following”

 

Stay tuned for more regarding this in the next couple of days.

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More screenings of David Bowie is doc

on November 05, 2014

 

“Better make it today”

 

A brief reminder that this week sees further screenings of Hamish Hamilton’s David Bowie is documentary.

If you’re in any of the countries in the list below right now, check here for local screenings and to book tickets.

 

Austria

Canada

Denmark

Finland

Netherlands

Norway

Russia

Sweden

 

Stay tuned for news of more upcoming screenings.

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