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Gotcha Covered

Gotcha Covered: “Heroes”

So Motörhead covered David Bowie's "Heroes." This is, even for Gotcha Covered, a fairly weird development -- not just because it's an ostensibly unlikely combination…
Nate Patrin | August 10, 2017 - 2:12 pm

The Week In Pop

There’s Only One Way To Find Out If The Grammys Will Suck Again This Year

Remember last year when it seemed like the Grammys might turn out OK and then they sucked as usual? They will probably suck again this…
Chris DeVille | February 9, 2017 - 1:22 pm

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34 Essential Glam Songs

When Marc Bolan appeared on the BBC show Top Of The Pops in March 1971 to perform his smash hit "Hot Love," he launched a…
Stephen Deusner | January 5, 2017 - 1:19 pm

More David Bowie stories

Watch The Killers Cover Davie Bowie’s “Fame” In The BBC Live Lounge

BBC Radio 1's month-long Live Lounge marathon marches onward... The next band to play it are the Killers, who are releasing their new album Wonderful
James Rettig | September 13, 2017 - 12:37 pm

Win David Bowie’s A New Career In A New Town (1977-1982) 13-LP Vinyl Box Set

For the last couple years, Parlophone Records has been releasing expansive vinyl collections cataloging the entirety of David Bowie's long career. The third in the…
Stereogum | September 12, 2017 - 12:14 pm

Jared Leto Sings A Mashup Of David Bowie, Prince, George Michael, Soundgarden, & Linkin Park

We've unfortunately lost a lot of great musicians over the last few years, and movie star and Thirty Seconds To Mars leader Jared Leto decided…
James Rettig | September 7, 2017 - 4:46 pm

Latest Twin Peaks Episode Dedicated To David Bowie, Who Reappeared Via Archival Footage

Crucial to the plot of David Lynch’s Twin Peaks sequel series Twin Peaks: The Return has been the unlikely character of Phillip Jeffries, one of…
Winston Cook-Wilson / Spin | August 14, 2017 - 10:42 am

Watch Arcade Fire Cover John Lennon’s “Mind Games” In Chicago

Arcade Fire played a Lollapalooza aftershow at the Metro in Chicago last night. After decrying all the negativity in the world, Win Butler launched into…
Peter Helman | August 6, 2017 - 10:42 am

Motörhead – “Heroes” (David Bowie Cover)

Next month, Motörhead will release Under Cöver, an album of covers that the band had recorded over the years. The only unreleased track among them…
James Rettig | August 3, 2017 - 10:13 am

Looks Like Nine Inch Nails Anonymously Released New David Bowie Remix Months Ago

Last night, Nine Inch Nails played their first show in three years and its emotional highpoint was a haunting David Bowie cover, which it turns…
James Rettig | July 20, 2017 - 11:50 am

Watch Nine Inch Nails Debut Haunting David Bowie Cover At First Show In Three Years

Last night, Nine Inch Nails played Bakersfield's Rabobank Arena, marking their first live show in three years. The band, who will release the new ADD
Tom Breihan | July 20, 2017 - 8:53 am

Vanilla Ice Claims He Bought “Under Pressure” From Queen

Vanilla Ice got famous on the back of the monstrously huge 1990 single "Ice Ice Baby," a song that was recorded when you could still…
Tom Breihan | July 13, 2017 - 10:08 am

James Murphy Says David Bowie Convinced Him To Get LCD Soundsystem Back Together

We as a species have a lot to thank David Bowie for, and one of the last items on that list is his advice to…
Chris DeVille | July 11, 2017 - 9:43 am

James Murphy Discusses His Role In David Bowie’s Blackstar

Earlier today, James Murphy went on Annie Mac's BBC Radio 1 show to guest DJ a segment and talk about his picks. At one point,…
James Rettig | July 6, 2017 - 4:51 pm

SpongeBob Musical With David Bowie Song Coming To Broadway In November

The SpongeBob Squarepants musical is officially headed to Broadway. The new nautical-set musical based on the popular Nickelodeon animated series will begin previews…
Ashley Lee / The Hollywood Reporter | June 5, 2017 - 2:47 pm

Watch Depeche Mode Cover David Bowie’s “Heroes”

Depeche Mode just kicked off the Global Spirit Tour in support of their new album Spirit. And last night, as Pitchfork reports, at their tour…
Peter Helman | May 6, 2017 - 1:20 pm

David Bowie’s Labyrinth Getting Soundtrack Reissue, New Spinoff Movie

Last year, Labyrinth celebrated its 30th anniversary. That, coupled with David Bowie's recent death, has led to a renewed interest in the beloved Jim Henson…
James Rettig | April 26, 2017 - 11:10 am
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