As previously reported here on Strangeways, Morrissey is set to release his next studio album I Am Not A Dog On A Chain on March 20. This first single is out today, and it is called “Bobby, Don’t You Think They Know” featuring Motown legend Thelma Houston on background vocals.
On this day in history (January 8, 2016), David Bowie released his 25th and final studio album titled Blackstar. The album coincided with Bowie’s 69th birthday. Blackstar was recorded in secret and sadly, Bowie died 2 days after it’s release due to liver cancer that he had kept secret from the public
Michael Stipe has released his second solo single titled Drive To The Ocean. For all of 2020, all proceeds for the record will go to the Pathway To Paris charity – a non-profit organization dedicated to transitioning the world to 100% renewable energy
On Christmas morning, Nick Cave announced that his 2018 concert film “Distant Sky” would be released in it’s entirety on YouTube for his fans to stream for free
On this day in history (December 17, 1971), David Bowie released his fourth studio album Hunky Dory featuring the singles Changes and Life On Mars.
The original members of Bauhaus reunited to perform a few shows in 2019. Today, the iconic band announced two new shows for 2020 in historic venues. The band will be playing Radio City Music Hall in New York on June 26 and at the Alexandra Palace in London on April 8.
On this day in history (December 14, 1979), The Clash released their 3rd studio album London Calling featuring the singles London Calling, Clampdown and Train In Vain. With this album, the band expanded their post punk sound to include other styles such as reggae, rockabilly, R&B, pop and jazz. The songs are also quite woke,…
BOWIE: Stardust, Rayguns & Moonage Daydreams chronicles the rise of Bowie’s career from obscurity to fame; and paralleled by the rise and fall of his alter ego as well as the rise and fall of Ziggy Stardust. As the Spiders from Mars slowly implode, Bowie wrestles with his Ziggy persona. The outcome of this internal conflict will change not only David Bowie, but also, the world.
As we all know, The Cure performed at the Sydney Opera House earlier this year to celebrate the 30th anniversary of the epic album Disintegration. Today, the band has release 3 videos for Plainsong, Pictures Of You and Disintegration from the concert.
Showtime will be debuting two documentary films on December 27 for the bands New Order and Duran Duran. The New Order film is called Decades and it is both a concert and a documentary that follows the band as it toured with Liam Gillick and a 12-piece synth orchestra during a Manchester festival in 2017.…
Depeche Mode announced that their SPIRITS In The Forest documentary will be available for digital downloads and rentals on December 17
Noah clothing has created a new line of clothing featuring iconic Depeche Mode graphics. The collection includes outerwear, tees, hoodies and scarves. The collection is mostly inspired from the Violater era and features the Depeche Mode rose and imagery from World In My Eyes, Personal Jesus and Enjoy The Silence