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Bowie & Bing - The Fun Continues In Nme

on July 30, 2003

Dressing down for the NME...

The occasional reader of NME may be puzzled by the above picture story in the Gossip section of this week's NME. The top story in a column called Plus Ones next to the picture story will have done nothing to clear the confusion:

Keen Gossip viewers will be aware that David Bowie was on holiday last week. What was he up to? We'll tell you: watching Blur in New York, along with The Strokes. Which is all well and good, but The Strokes have never been immortalised in a hilarious comic strip, have they? Still, perhaps it's only a matter of time...

Well, keen BowieNet

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Bowie Tribute Night In Vancouver On Thursday

on July 28, 2003

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday born I was Thursday's Child...

BowieNetter David Hawkes has sent in details of a Bowie tribute evening in Vancouver this coming Thursday evening at 8:00pm. A bunch of local Vancouver bands are putting together the tribute, and apparently, they are all bands with an average age of 22 or so. Over to you Mr Hawkes:

The event is happening here at a club called the Green Room (Just around the corner from BC Place, where DB performed with Peter Gabriel and The Tubes for the Serious Moonlight tour) here in beautiful Vancouver B.C....the same city they filmed the China

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Db Remembers Rick Wakeman And Hunky Dory

on July 27, 2003

Rick Wakeman is a perfect example of how Care In The Community can really work.
David Bowie trusted this man enough to let him play keyboards all over Hunky Dory!

With your long blond hair...

Those of you that took our advice (07/25/03 NEWS: LISTEN TO THE J R SHOW ON SATURDAY MORNING) and tuned in to the Jonathan Ross radio show on Radio 2 on Saturday, will already be familiar with this news. But even if you did listen in, keep reading, as we have an exclusive comment from David regarding Rick Wakeman's thirty-plus-year-old memories of his first meetings with David... But more of that in a

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on July 27, 2003
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New Bowienet Splash Page, Reality Jukebox And More

on July 25, 2003

Me, I'm fresh on your pages...

As you signed in to www.davidbowie.com on your way to the news today, you may have noticed a very cool new splash page. (If not, you will shortly) Indeed, you may have already had a poke around and discovered a few exciting new features.

Apart from the usual areas, we have a great new feature called the Reality Jukebox. (See screen grabs below) This feature contains the kind of things you would perhaps expect, plus some others you wouldn't.

Firstly there are 90-second snippets of The Loneliest Guy and Looking for Water from Reality in the AUDIO section,

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