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Bowienet News Archive For July Is Live

on August 01, 2003

Time flies when you're having fun...

The BowieNet News Archive for July 2003 is now live - and what a great month it was. :)

You can read the summary of events by going to the 2003 BowieNet News Summary page or you can check out the whole of July by clicking on the screen grab above.

Have fun.

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Blammo Takes Yet Another Annual Break!

on July 31, 2003

Hope the weather's good and it's not too hot, For me...

I'm shortly off on another annual family holiday, Italy again, but Sorrento this time. As I said last time, don't let my absence deter any of you who were thinking of posting me foreign magazines, or any other Bowie-related goodies, as my long-suffering sister will be house-sitting again... and she enjoys the early alarm call from the Postie!

The news will be left in the more-than-capable hands of Spaceface, with a bit of help from Susans... and you should contact Spaceface if you have any news-worthy snippets.

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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