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David Bowie at the 11th Annual Webby Awards

David Bowie's New Album Ain't Coming Soon...CNN Misquoted Producer According to Tweet from Visconti

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Remember the hubbub that started late last week when a producer close to David Bowie said that yes, the alt-rock legend would be releasing an album of new material "definitely soon"? Turns out that isn't true...just the result of a complicated yet fairly reasonable misquote.READ MORE

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New David Bowie Album Is On The Way ... Maybe

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A producer who has worked with David Bowie throughout the years recently said that a new album from the artist will be out soon.READ MORE

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9 Bands That Have Broken Up More Than Once: Simon & Garfunkel, The Velvet Underground, And More

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Yesterday, Sept. 18, the very sad news broke that Ohio indie rock legends Guided By Voices had suddenly broken-up and canceled their upcoming tour dates. This is second time the group has split (the first split occurred back in 2004), which isn't all that uncommon. Here are nine other bands that have broken up twice, or even more times.READ MORE

Hint: 'Thriller' didn't win any big prizes.

30 Years of The VMA's: Music Times Fixes MTV's Errors from 1984 for Michael Jackson, The Police and Herbie Hancock

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Music Times looks back at the major awards presented at the 1984 rendition of the VMA's and makes the revisions that history needs for closure.READ MORE

David Bowie in 1973

David Bowie Day Declared in Chicago to Coincide with Retrospective Art Exhibit

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If you love David Bowie and happen to live in Chicago, boy, are you in luck. Chi-Town's mayor Rahm Emanuel has officially declared that Sept. 23, 2014, will be David Bowie Day in the Windy City.READ MORE

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David Bowie Loves The Kinks, Wrote Sleeve Notes For Box Set 'The Essential Kinks'

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The 48-track, two-CD set is due Oct. 14, and Bowie's website just posted a photo of him standing with Ray Davies above the caption, "I've never heard a Kinks song that I didn't like."READ MORE

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No Thanks, U2: 8 Artists We'd Actually Like Free Surprise Albums From: OutKast, Kanye West, And More

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Earlier this week, U2 unexpectedly released their new album Songs of Innocence for free on iTunes, making it the largest album release ever. Though this method of putting a new album into everyone's iTunes library is pretty cool and groundbreaking (and not "invasive," stop whining), there are plenty of other bands we would have rather gotten a free surprise album from than U2, who aren't exactly at the top of their game musically. Here are eight artists we would have rather gotten a free surprise album from.READ MORE

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David Bowie To Release 'Nothing Has Changed' Box Set, Featuring New And Unreleased Songs

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Though it's not quite a new album, we will be getting some new music from David Bowie before the end of the year. Consequence of Sound reports that the 67-year-old rock legend will be releasing a career spanning compilation box set called Nothing Has Changed, which features his biggest hits alongside new and previously unreleased material.READ MORE

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12 Legends Covering Songs By Other Legends: Aretha Franklin, Led Zeppelin, And More [LISTEN]

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It's pretty common for an up-and-coming artist to cover a song by a legendary artist to get themselves going, but there have been many times where these covers of classic songs have come from other legendary artists. Here are 12 legendary artists who have covered other legendary artists.READ MORE

Steely Dan - 'Can't Buy A Thrill' (1972)

5 Albums Named After Lyrics By Other Bands: Steely Dan, Spoon, And More

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One of my favorite types of album titles are those that are taken from the album's lyrics, but these five artists took a slightly different approach. Instead of naming their album after one of their own lyrics, they named their album after a lyric by another band entirely.READ MORE

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7 Musicians Who Should Get Their Own Sitcoms: Nicki Minaj, Dave Grohl, And More

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With the news that Weezer's Rivers Cuomo, of all people, will be developing his own sitcom on Fox, we started thinking about some other famous musicians who should also get their own sitcoms. Here are seven musicians who we think would do a pretty good job.READ MORE

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9 Albums That Open With Instrumentals: Simon & Garfunkel, Modest Mouse And More

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Last week I wrote about albums that end on instrumental tracks, which I described as sort of epilogues to the album's narrative structure. If ending an album on an instrumental is an epilogue, opening with one must be a prologue, a way to ease the listener in. Here are nine albums that open with instrumental tracks.READ MORE

David Bowie at the 11th Annual Webby Awards

‘David Bowie Is’ Documentary Will Open In 100 Theaters In September, Exhibit Heads To Chicago

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David Bowie Is, a documentary film directed by Hamish Hamilton about the “touring art exhibition” of the same name, will soon be released in over 100 theaters in the United States, Rolling Stone reports, beginning on September 23. The film premiered just last year at the Victoria and Albert Museum in London and shows a number of items from the legendary musician’s archive.READ MORE

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9 Songs To Celebrate The Anniversary Of The Moon Landing: David Bowie, The B-52's, and More

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Today, July 20, marks the 45th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing, and to celebrate, here are nine awesome songs that are about outer space and space travel.READ MORE

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David Bowie Promises New Music To Be Released 'Soon'

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David Bowie has confirmed work on new music that he says will be released "soon," NME reports. He issued a statement at a London charity event, which was held to celebrate 50 years of his music and raise money for the Terrance Higgins Trust.READ MORE

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