Can't we give ourselves ten more chances...
I was surprised to see that copies of the Rebel Never Gets Old promo CD single are still going on eBay for up to Ã‚Â£40 ($75) a pop. (See
I'm sure most BowieNetters are aware of a German issue of Reality that has a copy of the 4-track RNGO CD bundled with it, and though this bundled version of RNGO is not a promo, it's identical in every other way... apart from the price of course.
And so, for around a quarter of the eBay auction price, you can get the CD, along with a copy of Reality, delivered right to your door by a reputable company such as
However, if you simply must have the promo pressing, (and I do sympathise) but you missed your chance in the last competition we ran to win one of ten copies, (05.26.04 NEWS: RNGO IS GO: MORE FORMAT DETAILS... WIN PROMO CD) then you now have another chance thanx to those generous Sony types who have given me another ten copies to distribute among the faithful hordes.
This one is easy enough, simply drop me a line at TotalBlamBlam@DavidBowie.com with a brief explanation (50 words or less) of why your life feels empty without a copy of the 4-track RNGO promo CD, with a subject line of: Life without RNGO.
This contest is only open to BowieNetters, which is why you must send from your BowieNet account.
I'll announce the ten winners on the MBs at 20:30 UK time on Saturday 7th August, but be warned, I may use a few of the winning begging letters along with the winning usernames of the BowieNetters who did the begging.