News featuring David Bowie

The following news stories mention David Bowie. Stories are compiled from a hand-picked selection of popular music news sites based in Great Britain, Europe and the United States. Updated less than 10 hours ago.

’14 Oct 21 Tue

Tuesday 21st October

  • Record Store Day Black Friday 2014 releases revealed

    As you may know, in addition to the April Record Store Day, there's a RSD Black Friday (November 28) too, with its own exclusive releases. The list for this year's is out now and features releases from The Afghan Whigs, Against Me!, The Beatles, David Bowie, The Decemberists, The Flaming Lips, The Grateful Dead, Green Day, Husker Du, Iron Butterfly, J Mascis, Judas Priest, Jenny Lewis, Mastodon, Metallica, New Order, Conor Oberst, Outkast, Phil Spector, St Vincent, The Doors, Ramones, They Might Be Giants, Johnny Thunders, Wu-Tang Clan, Neil Young and more. Check out the full list here.

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’14 Oct 17 Fri

Friday 17th October

’14 Oct 14 Tue

Tuesday 14th October

  • Songs of Simulation and Discouragement: Bowie, Bono, and Authenticity

    With its Apple-sponsored free public release, U2's Songs of Innocence betrays just how far the band has come from their past, despite its attempts to bring back a Dublinesque vision.

    In order to best comment on where U2 and Bono find themselves after the recent iTunes controversy involving the distribution of Songs of Innocence, it is first necessary to take a trip down memory lane, take a peek at Zoo TV, tip the cap to David Bowie, and, through a brief comparison of both Bowie and U2, leave the members of the latter to ask ‘Where are we now?” Brian Dolinar aptly describes the experiential…

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’14 Oct 13 Mon

Monday 13th October

  • Tombs Premiere Music Video For Their Cover Of David Bowie’s “Heroes”

    Tombs have released the following music video for their cover of David Bowie‘s “Heroes” via Stereogum. Jaclyn Sheer and Samantha Astolfi directed the clip, which finds guest German vocals from Ralph Schmidt (Hëllström, Planks).

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  • Tombs – “Heroes” (David Bowie Cover) Video (Stereogum Premiere)

    When NYC post-metal band Tombs covered David Bowie’s “Heroes,” they did two versions of the song: the traditional version, in which the whole song is sung in English, and “Heroes/Helden,” featured in the film Christiane F, in which the first half of the song is in English, and the second half in German. For the [...]

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  • David Bowie released new song "Sue (Or In A Season Of Crime)" from upcoming compilation (listen)

    David Bowie is releasing a new compilation, Nothing Has Changed, which collects material from 1964 to present day, including two new songs, a 7-ish minute epic called "Sue (Or In A Season Of Crime") and its b-side "Tis A Pity She's A Whore." "Sue" premiered today on BBC Radio 6, and you can listen to a radio rip of that below, via Consequence of Sound.

    The album comes out November 18 in the US via Columbia Records/Legacy Recordings, and a 10" single of the two new songs comes out as a Black Friday 2014 exclusive on November 28. Full tracklist and the new song stream, below...

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Sunday 12th October

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