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WATCH: Beck & Nirvana Members Cover David Bowie’s “The Man Who Sold The World”

“This is for two geniuses who are no longer with us,” Beck said, as he and the surviving members of Nirvana (Dave Grohl, Krist Novoselic and Pat Smear) took the stage at Clive Davis‘s Pre-Grammy bash Sunday night. They then launched into David Bowie‘s “The Man Who Sold The World.” Backed by strings players, the four delivered an incendiary cover to an eager audience. The title track of Bowie’s third studio album, “The Man Who Sold The World” is a standout moment on Nirvana’s MTV Unplugged in New York. Watch their full performance after the jump. To hear more from any…

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Panic! At The Disco Donate Merch Profits To Cancer Research UK In Honor Of David Bowie

No doubt one of the top news stories this week has been the passing of musical legend and pop culture icon David Bowie. He passed at the age of 69 on Sunday, January 10 after 18 months of fighting with cancer. In honor of Bowie, Panic! At The Disco announced via Twitter that they would be donating all profits from merch sales at their London show the Tuesday night to Cancer Research UK. The picture after the jump shows the message displayed outside the venue that night, referencing the Bowie song…

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David Bowie Confirms Arcade Fire Collaboration

David Bowie confirmed via Facebook that he contributed vocals to Arcade Fire’s title track “Reflektor.” The Reflektor album is due out October 29 and you can purchase a CD here. View tour dates and buy concert tickets to see Arcade Fire live here.   Please follow and like us:

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David Bowie “Valentine’s Day” Music Video

David Bowie has released a new music video for his single “Valentine’s Day.” You can watch it below and you will be able to buy concert tickets here. The Next Day is available now and you can purchase a CD here. Please follow and like us:

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David Bowie’s Spiders From Mars Bassist Trevor Bolder Passes Away

Trevor Bolder passed away late yesterday from cancer. He was 62. Bolder got his big break playing bass for David Bowie in 1971 when he replaced Tony Visconti. He played on albums such as Hunky Dory (’71), The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders from Mars (’72), and Aladdin Sane (’73). He was set to perform later this year with his current band Uriah Heep. You can read a statement from the band after the jump. Please follow and like us:

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The Flaming Lips “Try To Explain” & David Bowie Cover On Fallon

The Flaming Lips rocked out  their synth infested tune “Try to Explain” along with a cover of David Bowie’s “Heroes.” The band also tested their Pictionary prowess on Fallon this week. You can watch it all after the jump. Please follow and like us:

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David Bowie’s “Space Oddity” Covered By Astronaut While In Space

Commander Chris Hadfield has spent the last five months of his life in the International Space Station. While up there, he has been receiving requests from people back on planet earth to explain how different things work in space such as the way a tear falls or what happens when you ring a towel out. In his most recent video post, Commander Hadfield performed a cover of the David Bowie hit, “Space Oddity.” As far as anyone knows, this is the first music video ever to actually be filmed in space….

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David Bowie Music Video Criticized By Catholic League

David Bowie is back with a new album and is receiving some negative attention from the likes of Catholic League president, Bill Donohue, for his new music video that some are referring to as “anti-religion.” “The switch-hitting, bisexual, senior citizen from London has resurfaced, this time playing a Jesus-like character who hangs out in a nightclub dump frequented by priests, cardinals and half-naked women,” Donohue stated in an online statement on the Catholic League’s website . Shortly after the video’s YouTube premiere yesterday afternoon, the video was banned for “violating terms of service,”…

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David Bowie Releases First Track In A Decade “Where Are We Now?”

  David Bowie has released his first single in a decade. While it isn’t the “China Girl” or “Ziggy Stardust,” fans might expect, the single, “Where Are We Now?” is a surprisingly melodic look into his highly anticipated upcoming album, The Next Day, which will be released on March 11 in the UK and March 12 in the U.S. Check out the single after the jump and let us know your thoughts in the comments! Please follow and like us:

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