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More praise for ★ album in US press

on January 09, 2016

 

“I catch the paper boy”

 

There’s been a whole raft of great reviews for the ★ album over the last few days.

We’ll be selecting a few from around the globe over the next week or so.

Here are edited excerpts from three reviews in the American press.

 

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The Wall Street Journal: Ziggy Stardust Plays Jazz - By JIM FUSILLI

 

With “Blackstar,” the delicious conceit of David Bowie conspiring with modern jazz artists is fulfilled beautifully. What began merely as a “boundary-pushing experiment,” according to Mr.

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★ album is #1 UK and #2 USA

on January 09, 2016

 

“Just go with me”

 

Congratulations are due to David Bowie with the news that his ★ album is the best-selling album on iTunes and Amazon in the UK and it's the second best-selling album on iTunes and Amazon in the USA.

Thanks so much folks, you put it there!

 

#Blackstar  #imablackstar  #BlackstarAlbum

 

iTunes: smarturl.it/blackstar_itunes

Amazon: smarturl.it/blackstar_amazon

Spotify: smarturl.it/blackstar_spotify

Vinyl: smarturl.it/blackstar_vinyl

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Bowie’s "Thank You Notes" in Lazarus video

on January 08, 2016

 

“Ain’t that just like me”

 

If you’ve not already seen last night’s broadcast of The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, then you may find this particularly amusing.

There’s not much point in talking about it, you just have to watch it.

However, we should warn you that you may never be able to view the Lazarus video in quite the same light again.

 

#Blackstar  #imablackstar  #BlackstarAlbum  #LazarusVideo  #BowieFallon  

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Happy Birthday David Bowie and ★

on January 08, 2016

 

“That’s the message that I sent”

 

Why is this man so happy? Is it because it‘s his 69th birthday or that he has released his 28th studio album today and it’s a corker?

Who knows, but we’re sure you’ll want to join us in congratulating him on both.

Many happy returns of the day to David Bowie and ★

(Fashion fans may like to note that our man is wearing Thom Browne)

 

#Blackstar  #imablackstar  #BlackstarAlbum  #BowieBirthday  #BowieBrowne

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Bowie feature in Le Parisien mag on Friday

on January 07, 2016

 

“When your mask came off”

 

Eric Dahan has authored a seven page feature for the new edition of Le Parisien Magazine.

Sordid details following...

 

David Bowie feature in Le Parisien Magazine this Friday

 

The best-selling French national newspaper (500,000 copies sold daily and 2.5 million circulation) has devoted seven pages of its first weekend supplement edition of the year to David Bowie, to be released this Friday in order to coincide with his birthday and the release of ★.

 

After having declared in French Vanity Fair that contrary to the « long dead idea of Progress » symbolised by

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