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3 July 1973, After 182 Ziggy Stardust concert performances, David Bowie announced he was about to retire from live performing, although it eventually transpires that the stage persona is being retired and not Bowie himself. Only his guitarist Mick Ronson knew about the announcement, which came as a complete shock not only to the audience […]

7 May 1971, ‘Moonage Daydream’ was released as a single by Arnold Corns, a band, formed by David Bowie the name of which was inspired by the Pink Floyd song ‘Arnold Layne’. This was one of Bowie’s side projects and something of a dry run for Ziggy Stardust. The song later reappeared on Ziggy Stardust […]

RISE AGAINST Drops Music Video For New Song ‘The Numbers’ RISE AGAINST Drops Music Video For New Song ‘The Numbers’ Read the full article at Blabbermouth! https://www.facebook.com/233748106643860/posts/4457145677637394

14 April 1972, David Bowie released ‘Starman’ as a single in the UK, which became his first hit since 1969’s ‘Space Oddity’ three years before. The song was a late addition to the album The Rise And Fall Of Ziggy Stardust And The Spiders From Mars included at the insistence of RCA’s Dennis Katz, who […]

27 March 2012, David Bowie’s landmark album Ziggy Stardust was celebrated with a blue plaque in central London. Spandau Ballet star Gary Kemp, unveiled a plaque at the spot where the cover of the 1972 release was shot. The location in Heddon Street, just off Regent Street, is now a pedestrianised area brimming with bars […]

RISE AGAINST Announces New Album, ‘Nowhere Generation’ RISE AGAINST Announces New Album, ‘Nowhere Generation’ Read the full article at Blabbermouth! https://www.facebook.com/233748106643860/posts/4307229172629046

Happy birthday to Chris Martin, born 2 March 1977, English singer-songwriter, pianist, guitarist, and the lead vocalist and co-founder of Coldplay. The band had the 2000 UK No.4 single ‘Yellow’, and the 2000 UK No.1 album Parachutes and the 2005 worldwide No.1 album X&Y. In December 2009, Rolling Stone readers voted the group the fourth-best […]

4 Feb 1972, During sessions at Trident Studios, London, England, David Bowie recorded ‘Rock ‘n’ Roll Suicide’, ‘Starman’ and ‘Suffragette City’, the last songs recorded for the The Rise And Fall Of Ziggy Stardust And The Spiders From Mars album. https://www.thisdayinmusic.com/classic-albums/david-bowie-the-rise-and-fall-of-ziggy-stardust-and-the-spiders-from-mars/ David Bowie – The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust and The Spiders From […]

GILBY CLARKE: How Rise Of Grunge In Early 1990s Affected GUNS N’ ROSES GILBY CLARKE: How Rise Of Grunge In Early 1990s Affected GUNS N’ ROSES Read the full article at Blabbermouth! https://www.facebook.com/233748106643860/posts/4147087581976540

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