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Video: David Bowie “Valentine’s Day”

Bowie‘s latest video¬†showcases guitar heavy sound that recalls singer’s work from the Eighties

 

David Bowie has released a new video for “Valentine’s Day” off his most recent album The Next Day.

 

Unlike other recent video releases from the rock icon that have featured the slightly less thin-than-he-used-to-be white duke co-starring with the likes of Gary Oldman and Tilda Swinton, “Valentine’s Day” is more of a stark affair, featuring Bowie… Read More

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Video: Smashing Pumpkins Cover “Space Oddity” by David Bowie

Alt rock icons take a run at the Bowie classic at SXSW Festival

 

By Alex Baker

 

Billy Corgan and his latest Smashing Pumpkins lineup were just one of the many incredible bands at this year’s SXSW Festival in Austin. In this live clip from The Guitar Center Sessions shot at this year’s festival, Corgan and co. try their hand at the David Bowie classic “Space Oddity.”

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CMJ: Most Anticipated Releases of 2013

The Yeah Yeah Yeahs (pictured) are among the bands whose albums CMJ has singled out as worth looking forward to this year. Check out the article, and leave us a comment below if you disagree or feel they’ve left something out.

 



Most Anticipated Releases of 2012

 

by Dan Jackson, Lisa Hresko, and Christine Werthman at CMJ

 

2013 is already shaping up to be a pretty strange year for music.

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Phish at Madison Square Garden, Friday Dec. 28th 2012 – Live Review from Rock NYC

Jam band standard-bearers open 4-night stint at the Garden and Rock NYC’s Iman Lababedi is on the scene

 

By Iman Lababedi

 

The second set of Phish‘s concert at MSG Friday night was epic. After a first set that had fans shrugging with an “A little rusty” after a four month break, Phish performed a defining “Tweezer” and a “Twist” including elements of “The Little Drummer Boy”… Read More

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“Working with David Bowie” Guitarist Reeves Gabrels Excusive Interview

Ex-Tin Machine axeman tells the unlikely story of how his 12-year collaboration with Bowie began

 

Sonically explorative guitarist Reeves Gabrels is best known for the dozen or so years he partnered David Bowie; first as lead guitarist for The Tin Machine, and later during the 1990s, when Bowie was releasing innovative albums like 1997′s Earthling, one of the first major albums to combine rock with electronica.

 

In part II of Guitar Shop TV’s exclusive interview… Read More

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Recording with Bowie: Guitarist Reeves Gabrels

Guitarist Reeves Gabrels discusses his work with rock icon David Bowie in this exclusive Guitar Shop TV interview.

 

Regarded as one of the most daring rock-guitar improvisers since Jimi Hendrix, Reeves is best known for his long partnership with David Bowie, with whom he worked regularly with from 1987 to 1999. The versatile guitarist has also enjoyed an active performing and recording… Read More

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