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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…   Read Story »
"Sue (Or In A Season Of Crime)" is the new David Bowie song to be included on the career-spanning retrospective Nothing Has Changed, recorded in a one-off session with Tony Visconti and the Maria…   Read Story »
Tuesday was the day that the David Bowie Is exhibit opened at the Museum Of Contemporary Art Chicago, and mayor Rahm Emmanuel named it "David Bowie Day." The next night, coincidentally enough, Ty…   Read Story »
Last week, Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel declared September 23rd (today) "David Bowie Day" in honor of the city's connection with David Bowie Is, a career retrospective that is making its U.S. debut at…   Read Story »
Last year, out of nowhere, David Bowie returned to the public eye with The Next Day, his first album in 10 years and best in far longer. Although Bowie hasn't been making a lot of public appearances…   Read Story »
Low is certainly one of David Bowie's very best albums, but when it comes to backstory, no other album compares. As covered in Hugo Wilcken's reverent 33 1/3 book, the thing was recorded when Bowie…   Read Story »
David Bowie has announced the release of a greatest hits compilation called Nothing Has Changed, named after Heathen album opener "Sunday." The set is being released in honor of the 50th anniversary…   Read Story »
Last year, David Bowie broke a 10-year silence to release his album The Next Day, announcing the LP's release only a few days before it was out. And that was a really good album! So it's good to…   Read Story »
If you haven't heard of the "musicless music video" series this might be the best introduction. Behold David Bowie and Mick Jagger's infamous "Dancing In The Street" video in which the music's…   Read Story »
The World Cup starts today, and so it makes sense that Janelle Monáe was on Letterman last night, performing her Pepsi-sponsored, World Cup-themed cover of David Bowie's "Heroes." It can be easy to…   Read Story »