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Rebel Rebel is next 40th Anniversary Picture Disc

on January 12, 2014

 

“Looks like you've been there too”

 

Rebel Rebel is the next release in the continuing run of David Bowie limited edition 40th anniversary 7” picture discs.

The record will be the seventh in the series, due to be issued by Parlophone on March 10th, with the usual regional variations.

Originally released on February 15th 1974, Rebel Rebel was a first taste from the upcoming Diamond Dogs LP, though it was considered a bit of a curveball compared to much of the music on that album.

It was the first release since the dissolution of The Spiders From Mars, though stylistically it may have been

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Last Day of 16th annual Italian Bowie Bash

on January 10, 2014

 

“Drive-In Saturday”

 

The 16th annual Italian Bowie Bash that is held in Bassano del Grappa (near Venice) is coming to its climax after a full week of events.

Following a week full of celebrations and events involving many local bands and national celebrities, the popular Bowie fan get-together culminates tomorrow (Saturday Jan 11th) in a packed day of Bowie-related fun and excitement.

Keep reading for links and a schedule of that jam-packed final day,

 

16th DAVID BOWIE BASH in Bassano del Grappa, Italy

 

Saturday will be a very special day for the Italian Bowie Bash, as it will also

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David Bowie nominated for two BRITs

on January 09, 2014

 

“Battle For BRITs”

 

We’re very pleased to announce that David Bowie has received two nominations for this year’s @BRIT Awards.

He is nominated for both ‘British Male Solo Artist’ and ‘Mastercard British Album Of The Year’ for The Next Day.

Bowie won the best male category in 1984 and also went on to receive an “outstanding contribution” award in 1996.

Tune into the BRIT Awards on February 19th to see who takes home the awards.

 

#BRITs2014

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Happy Birthday David Bowie and WAWN?

on January 08, 2014

 

“As long as there's you”
 
 
Many happy returns of the day to David Bowie on his 67th birthday.
 
And what an incredible year he’s had since the unveiling of Where Are We Now? and the announcement of The Next Day on DavidBowie.com one year ago today. 
 
We’ll be doing a round-up of that year shortly, but in the meantime we’re sure you’ll want to join us and thousands of other Bowie fans in wishing our man all the very best, over on David Bowie's Worldwide Birthday Celebration FB event page.
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Birthday message and party details from German Bowie fans

on January 07, 2014

 

“They got a message to the action man”

 

The community of loyal fans that make up the German Bowie fansite, davidbowie.de, has been in touch with a personal message for David Bowie on his 67th birthday, along with details of their annual Bowie party in Berlin. Over to the folk at davidbowie.de

 

“Inspired by the YOU-booklet of the EXTRA edition and in a flush of creativity ;-) WE, members of the German fansite www.davidbowie.de, designed a CD booklet for David's birthday and the annual birthday party in Berlin.

With our good wishes and blessing for the Next Year, we created 42 words in

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