David Bowie

David Bowie Refused To Work With Coldplay Because He Hated Their Song

While speaking with NME , Coldplay lead singer Chris Martin and drummer Will Champion paid their respects to the great David Bowie . "When you have any involvement in music he was one of the points of reference for absolutely everything, for genres and for how to be a rockstar or a poster or...
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Alice Cooper, Heart, Joan Jett And The Blackhearts, Cheap Trick, Davis Koechner, Holy Holy: The WAAF Word On The Street

Thursday 1/21 Holy Holy featuring Tony Visconti will be performing David Bowie's The Man Who Sold The World at The Wilbur Theater in Boston. David Koechner is at Mohegan Sun. Tickets go on sale tomorrow for: Alice Cooper at The Lynn Auditorium on 5/14. The Rock hall Three For All with Heart, Cheap...
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Relax, Kanye West Won't Be Doing A David Bowie Cover Album

If you didn't suffer five miniature heart attacks after hearing the rumor that Kanye West would be recording an album of David Bowie covers, consider yourself lucky. The rumor stemmed from the UK tabloid the Daily Star , in which it stated that West believed that upon Bowie's death, that '"the...
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New Constellation "Starman" Named After David Bowie

The staman will indeed live eternally amongst the stars, because a Belgian radio station recently teamed up with a group of astronomers to pay tribute to David Bowie in quite possibly one of the most appropriate ways. They registered a seven-star pattern that closely resembles the lightning bolt...
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David Bowie's Producer Recalls His Final Moments

Almost a week before his death, with Blackstar nearing its release, David Bowie called up his longtime friend and producer Tony Visconti on FaceTime and told him that he wanted to make one more album. What ended up being the final weeks of his life, Bowie had already written and demo-ed five brand...
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David Bowie's Influence Touched A Wide Range Of Artists

David Bowie released a great deal of music in many different styles in his lifetime on this planet. from his folky beginnings to Glam Rock, Soul and Funk, experimental ambient sounds and electronic and industrial. When he set his sights in a certain direction he went all the way and then some. His...
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The Many Personas Of David Bowie

A mistake that many artists make is rehashing through the same material over and over. David Bowie didn't just avoid that mistake, his image and his music adapted and evolved throughout the ages. He would often take on a multitude personas in the process, each just as unique as the very songs...
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Marilyn Manson, Alice Cooper, Paul McCartney And More Pay Tribute To David Bowie

When the world loses another one of its legendary musicians, the tremendous outpouring of graciousness and thankfulness from all directions almost seems to be endless. But it's completely understandable in the case of David Bowie , whose influence was so vast that it transcended musical genre, art...
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Flea Pays Tribute To David Bowie With New Tattoo

All people deal with grief differently. Some will keep it to themselves. Others will reach out to others. And sometimes that grief is expressed through art. But if you're Flea from the Red Hot Chili Peppers , you'll happily take it a step further with something a little more permanent. First, Flea...
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Rockstars Remember David Bowie

The world remains shocked and in mourning as David Bowie passed away January 10th, 2015 after a 18-month battle with cancer. His condition came as a surprise to many as only his family and close friends were aware of his declining health. David Bowie was more than just an iconic rockstar who...
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