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Young Americans 30th Anniversary Cd Due

on February 21, 2005

I heard the news today, oh boy...

Thirty years ago today, the first taste of David Bowie's latest direction was launched upon a completely unsuspecting European public, in the shape of his first slab of "Plastic Soul", 1975's Young Americans 7" 45 single. An edited version had been released in the US the previous month.

Though a select few US fans knew of Bowie's flirtation with the Philly sound, (having experienced it during the tail end of the Diamond Dogs tour, which come to be known as the Soul Tour or the Philly Dogs Tour) the single was quite a shock to David's European fans (albeit a

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David Live And Stage Out Today

on February 21, 2005

Here Today, Here Tomorrow...

If you don't know that the EMI special edition issues of the David Live and Stage CDs are released around the world today, then frankly, you've not been paying attention!

The newly expanded CDs will be delayed in North America until March 15 and we still don't have a definite release date for the 5:1 DVD-Audios. But, we'll obviously let you know as soon as we do have one.

I posted the winners of our competition for both CDs yesterday with a promise of the solution today...so here it is:

David Live-related sleeves (above) - Clockwise from top left:
1 = Knock On

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David Live And Stage Cd Winners

on February 20, 2005

Cold I am, Tonight I am, Tomorrow's really on my mind...

It's too cold and too late on a Sunday night not to be in bed, and so quickly on to the winners of the David Live and Stage CDs...I'll post the solution for those few of you that got it wrong tomorrow, just before you head off to buy a copy of each of the above!

David Live winners:
avogadro
davor
dreamgirl
giuseppetarantino
MAJORTOMSOLO
mikey
moondust_rt
TheEMan
thomcats
will

Stage winners:
anxiety
artlies
chas
craig62
diabolicalmind
don
geraldcraig
heelheadover
jazzfyr
ramoana

If you won and you didn't already supply it, please send me your address now.

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10 Copies Of Both David Live And Stage To Be Won

on February 17, 2005

Got to keep searching and searching...

EMI's generosity continues with the donation of ten copies of both the David Live and Stage CDs for our latest competition. Following on from their own ongoing competition (02.15.05 NEWS: WIN A PERSONALISED DAVID LIVE PRESENTATION DISC) it seems many of you enjoyed the spot-the-sleeve aspect of it...You've guessed the next bit.

Below are portions from both David Live and Stage-related 7" 45 single releases.

All you have to do is identify the four sleeves in each case and tell me the title of the release and country of origin of them all.

For those of

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