Here is the entire Zaire stamp set as reported by our December 4th news item. Thanks to Total Blam Blam for the image!
We caught up with Gail Ann Dorsey and have confirmed the dates for the Zucchero (means Sugar inItalian) shows. David makes mention of this tour in his Jan. 24 journal entry.Let's get out there and support Gail on this tour! Here are the dates and locations.
12-02-1999 Montichiari BS Palageorge
14-02-1999 Bolzano BZ Palaonda
15-02-1999 Treviso TV Palaverde
17-02-1999 Milan Filaforum
18-02-1999 Milan Filaforum
20-02-1999 Firenze FI Palasport
21-02-1999 Torino TO Palastampa
02-03-1999 Perugia PG Palaevangelisti
03-03-1999 Roma RM Palaeur
04-03-1999 Bari BA Palaflorio
In the article "Serious Moonlighting" from the February 1999 issue of InternetMagazine (UK), David Bowie talks about Bowienet, and the futures of theInternet and music industry.
"People say that it's not going to happen, thatwe'll always be able to pop down to the local store and buy an album. I havea theory about the future of the Internet. Do you want to hear it?" Check itout at www.internet-magazine.com
The time has now "officially" been set for 7:00 p.m. GMT, 2:00 p.m. EST for Ronan Keating / David Bowie Chat this Saturday, January 30th, 1999.See you there!
Time Out UK (January 27 - Febuary 3) has selected the Nicky Horne/David Bowie Interview as their "Pick of the Week"in Radio this week. David Bowie will be Nicky Horne's guest on Sunday, January 31st from 5 - 6pm GMT.
Just a reminder:
If you are in the UK, you can call David with your questions on 0500 1053 89. Talk-Radio can be found at 1053 and 1089 MW (Medium Wave). Outside the UL but still want to be involved? Then email your questions to David in the Talk Radio studio (email@example.com).
Stay tuned for more information on the webcast!
Ronan Keating, of the Irish pop vocal quintet Boyzone will chat with David Bowie for our next chat event, this Saturday, January 30th, 1999.
Since their formation in 1993, Boyzone has reached superstar status in Europe, Asia and Latin America with 11 Top 5 singles and three consecutive No. 1 albums. The bands hit "No Matter What" was named Record of the Year in the UK in 1998
More details and exact times to follow.
Cleopatra Records have released a collection of David Bowie covers entitled "Goth Oddity". The album features well known goth bands such as Gene Loves Jezebel, Alien Sex Fiend, and Christian Death. The album is readily available at most popular online stores. We also hear that there will be a second volume sometime in the future
Just to let you know, here is the final track listing for The HeroesCharity album "Access All Areas".
Heroes (DavidBowie/Brian Eno)
Let's Dance (DavidBowie)
Come Up And See Me (SteveHarley/Cockney Rebel)
School's Out (Alice Cooper)
Another Brick In The Wall (Pink Floyd)
I Wanna Break Free (Queen)
You Really Got Me (The Kinks)
I Still Haven't Found What I'm Looking For (U2)
Is the Internet good or bad for European culture? Yesterday, the BBC held an international debateon the concerns that European culture might be threatened by the lack of regulation on the World Wide Web.
UltraStar's Ron Roy delivers a strong voice for the Internet and it's future. Ron was joined by Mark Reid, and Paul Jessop, Technical Director of the International Federation of the Phonographic Industry. Check it out at http://www.bbc.co.uk. There is even a Real Audio clip of the debate.Go Ron!
Here is another letter we received from one of our BowieNet members. We thought you'd like to see it! Thanks (again) for your kind words.