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Bowie Studio Chat In Blender Magazine

on May 31, 2003

A butch DB with Manley mic and Cambridge University rugby shirt.
Another great shot courtesy of the hugely talented Mr Kevin Mazur.

You shall own a Cambridge shirt...

The June/July edition of Blender magazine has a short piece by Rob Kemp which includes a few quotes from David, and the above photograph of him in the recording studio. The general thrust of the piece is, erm, "thrusty", which according to the magazine is apparently how David describes the new album: "This album is a bit thrusty.

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Db On Last Night's Dinner With The Beckhams

on May 30, 2003

David and Iman arriving at the Beckham's dinner last night.
Picture courtesy of James Devaney and WireImage.com.

New York's a go-go and everything tastes nice...

David and Iman were invited guests last night when Anna Wintour hosted a dinner for British couple Victoria and David Beckham. The event took place at SoHo House in New York, and DB had this to say about the evening and the charming young Mr Beckham:

Becks is a lovely man. I had not met him before, though we have a couple of mutual mates. He's easy going and a thoroughly good egg.

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New Welcome Message From David... And More

on May 29, 2003

They got a message from the action man...

On your way here today, you may have noticed a great new welcome message from David, wherein he talks briefly about the forthcoming album and tour, and in which he also breaks the wonderful news that he will be chatting with you BowieNetters in the not too distant future.

By the time you reached the INFECTIOUS and MUTATIONS sections (see screen grab above) you may have noticed a new layout, which apart from incorporating David's new message, now incorporates the A&E Live By Request broadcast and a new feature called The BowieNet Trivia Pool.

The

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Re-recorded Rebel Rebel Release Date

on May 28, 2003

You want more and you want it fast...

The soundtrack CD for the new Charlie's Angels film, Full Throttle, that we told you about a couple of months back, (03/27/03 SNIPPET: DREW BARRYMORE WRESTLES WITH BOWIE & 08/18/02 SNIPPET: DREW BARRYMORE GETS THE ALADDIN SANE TREATMENT) now has a release date of June 24th.

The CD contains a studio re-recording of David Bowie's Rebel Rebel, that uses the same arrangement as the version of the song David played live last year. Here's the full listing:

01. Livin' On A Prayer - Bon Jovi
02. Centerfold - The J. Geils Band
03. Working For The

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Db And The Mayor Of Sunset Strip

on May 27, 2003

Rodney and DB, Los Angeles, December 6th 1997.

I am a DJ, and I've got believers...

You should have all now received an e-mail regarding a BowieNet exclusive preview of the new George Hickenlooper documentary film, The Mayor Of Sunset Strip. The film concerns itself with the life and times of the famous LA DJ, Rodney Bingenheimer, an early champion of David's music, and a man who still rates David top of his list of fifteen favourite artists of all time.

Perhaps most famous for Rodney Bingenheimer's English Disco of the early Seventies and his hugely successful, world-famous show, Rodney

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