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 within the last hour.

’14 Aug 28 Thu

Thursday 28th August

  • Seu Jorge returning to NYC, playing eight nights at Blue Note

    Seu Jorge at Terminal 5 in 2010 (more by kolored)

    It's been a little while, but Brazilian singer-songwriter Seu Jorge is heading back to New York for an eight-night, 16-show run at Blue Note on November 10, 11, 12, 14, 15, 16, 18 & 19 (topping his measly six-night run last year). Jorge is best known here in America for acting in City of God and The Life Aquatic With Steve Zissou (which he scored using only acoustic, Portuguese David Bowie covers). With two shows each night (8 PM & 10:30 PM), this run provides a great opportunity to catch the artist in a very intimate setting. You can make reservations for a table now (bar seats are no reservation, day-of seating).

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Monday 25th August

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Wednesday 20th August

  • Deerhoof Return with 'La Isla Bonita' LP

    Pop weirdoes Deerhoof released their Breakup Song LP two years ago, and the gap between releases had us worried that they really did break up. Fortunately, that's far from the truth, and the band have prepared yet another platter. The album, which marks their 13th overall, is called La Isla Bonita. It was produced by former music journalist Nick Sylvester and is said to see the band paying homage to groups like the Roots, Sonic Youth, the Flaming Lips and Radiohead, alongside figures like David Bowie, Ric Ocasek, Lou Reed and David Byrne. What that means, exactly, has yet...Read More

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’14 Aug 19 Tue

Tuesday 19th August

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Friday 15th August

  • The Eyes Have It: An Interview with LP

    Equal parts swagger and sway, LP is a rock star, in the truest sense.... like the love child of David Bowie and Patti Smith.

    In the business that is show, there are various archetypes. Songwriters toil away in anonymity, pairing catchy melodies with heartfelt lyrics in hopes of having a hit. Singers train their focus on their voice as their instrument, putting perfect performances above all else. Artists take a 360-degree approach, combining a skill for writing with a knack for performing. And then there are the rock stars. From Mick Jagger to Joan Jett, David Bowie to Patti…

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Wednesday 13th August

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Tuesday 12th August

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Monday 28th July

  • David Bowie's 'Sound+Vision' Box Set Gets New Reissue

    Dipping a toe into David Bowie's catalogue can be an intimidating experience given the sheer number of classic albums. It's good news, then, that his Sound+Vision box set is getting reissued once again. The four-CD set will be out on September 23 through Warner. The collection originally came out in 1989 as an early CD-era release. It was then reissued in 2003. Like that 2003 version, this new repressing expands the original three CDs to four by including a number of early '90s cuts. A press release notes that, in addition to including hits and cuts from his studio albums,...Read More

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