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Aladdin Sane 30th Anniversary Cd Winners

on May 23, 2003

Now I need you more than ever...

The competition we set a few days ago (05/20/03 NEWS: WIN ONE OF TEN ALADDIN SANE ANNIVERSARY CDs) was another popular one with around fifty percent of entrants providing correct answers. I've slowed down the animation and put the titles back on the sleeves of the above five Aladdin Sane related picture cover 45s.

As you can now see, the A-side titles that the winners supplied were Let's Spend The Night Together (x3), The Jean Genie and Time. Some of you even went as far as listing the B-sides and the country of origin, there was no need, but well done

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on May 23, 2003

(If) I can talk on television...

Last week saw the telecast of the annual Daytime Emmy Awards. The winner in the 'Outstanding Special Class Special' category was Hollywood Rocks The Movies: The 1970'S (AMC) hosted and narrated by David Bowie.

You will remember that we brought you details of this great show last year (08/26/02 SNIPPET: FORTHCOMING DB ON TV) when it first aired in the USA. Congratulations to David and all involved!


Have you have been an

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Aladdin Sane, Nme And Stuff

on May 22, 2003

Who will love Aladdin Sane...

The Aladdin Sane double disc 30th anniversary edition has started to appear in the press, including, among other things, the two full-page adverts above, (UK and France) and an eight out of ten review in the current NME... We all know the album deserves a ten out of ten, but believe me, that's an uncharacteristically generous rating for NME! To put it into perspective, no other album (new or reissue) had a higher rating this week. Here's a bit of that review:

How much of a roll was David Bowie on by 1973? The kind that saw him giving away songs of the calibre of