David Bowie

Breaking Benjamin & David Draiman Of Disturbed Cover Queen + David Bowie's "Under Pressure"

Now how do you like that for a cover! In the middle of Breaking Benjamin 's acoustic set at Irving Plaza in New York City, David Draiman of Disturbed joined lead singer Benjamin Burnley onstage for a well-received cover of Queen + David Bowie 's hit duet "Under Pressure." It's almost a fitting...
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Lady Gaga Will Pay Tribute To David Bowie At 2016 Grammys

With David Bowie 's recent passing at 69 years old, the 2016 Grammys have confirmed that they will pay tribute to the late rock icon with a performance by Lady Gaga . Gaga was originally scheduled to perform some of her new music, but Ken Ehrlich , the longtime executive producer of the Grammys,...
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David Bowie Turned Down Producing For The Red Hot Chili Peppers

In an interview with Anthony Kiedis of the Red Hot Chili Peppers , the frontman revealed the band's multiple attempts to try to get David Bowie to produce two of their albums: "Every record we ever made, we had the band discussion. 'Who should we get to produce this record?' 'I don't know, we have...
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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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