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Limited edition vinyl picture disc for Japan

on November 25, 2016


“Sordid details following”


As with most of the stops on the V&A’s record-breaking David Bowie is tour, a special 7" 45 has been produced to coincide with the exhibition’s Japanese opening at Warehouse TERRADA G1 Building in Tokyo on January 8th, 2017.


Pictured here are both sides of the limited edition vinyl picture disc, and appropriately enough, both original photographs were taken by Japanese photographer, Masayoshi Sukita.


But can you guess which two tracks are featured on this release? All will be revealed next week.


Go here for exhibition information and ticket links.



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Sony Japan to release limited edition vinyl

on November 25, 2016


“It’s No Game (Part 1)”


Sony Music in Japan have announced today that following the opening on January 8th, 2017, of DAVID BOWIE IS in Tokyo, they will issue four limited edition, colour vinyl Bowie albums in celebration.


The 180g limited edition pressings will be released on January 11th, 2017, in the following colours...


Heathen (SIJP-35): Blue

Reality (SIJP-36): Clear

A Reality Tour (SIJP-37 ~ 9) 3 x Blue

The Next Day (SIJP-40 ~ 1) 2 x Yellow


Go here for more.



#ボウイ展  #DBisTokyo  #BowieTokyo  #DavidBowieIs  #BowieVinyl #BowieARealityTour  #BowieHeathen  #BowieReality 

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Uncut awards ★ and WCIBN? best releases of 2016

on November 23, 2016


“At the centre of it all”


Uncut magazine in the UK has awarded David Bowie’s ★ album and the Who Can I Be Now? box set best new release and best archive release of the year, respectively. The Bowie At The Beeb box also makes it into the Top 20 of best archive releases of the year.


Congratulations to all involved in the creation of these albums and thanks to all of you who helped make them such a success.


Elsewhere in the mag there’s an article by David Cavanagh, as outlined by Editor‎ ‎John Mulvey, thus:


As it’s nearly 2017, though, we hope you’ll also allow us a little

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★ is MOJO’s album of 2016

on November 23, 2016


“That's the message that I sent”


In the week that David Bowie’s ★ re-enters the Official Vinyl Albums Chart Top 10 at #9 (18 November 2016 - 24 November 2016), MOJO magazine in the UK has made the record their Album Of The Year, 2016. Congratulations to all involved in the creation of ★ and thanks to all of you who helped make the album such a big success.


Following the full-page appreciation of ★, wherein Mark Paytress talks about the album with Tony Visconti, there’s a four-page timeline of 'The Year Of Bowie' by Andrew Male.


Elsewhere, that other ex-pupil of Lindsay Kemp, Kate

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Last Duffy-signed Bowie prints at Proud

on November 22, 2016


“I’d send my photograph to my honey”


Proud Chelsea will showcase the last remaining signed collection of Duffy’s photographs of David Bowie, in their ‘Bowie by Duffy’ exhibition which launches in London in January.


Keep reading for more.


#DuffyBowie  #BowiebyDuffy  #ProudGalleries


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Proud Chelsea Exhibition

Bowie by Duffy

6th January - 5th February 2017


Proud Galleries is delighted to present ‘Bowie by Duffy’; a celebration of the dynamic relationship between two of the last century’s greatest artistic innovators.