David Bowie RIP
The Thin White Duke has died at the age of 69 after an 18 month battle with cancer
Some shocking, sad news to wake up to on a wintry Monday morning: David Bowie has died. According to a post of the singer’s Facebook page, he died peacefully surrounded by his family following an 18 month battle with cancer. A true one-off, Bowie was an influence on generations of musicians and artists. His latest album “Blackstar” was released last week and it’s streaming below. It’s a day when we will realise just how much Bowie’s music has become part of our lives and got under our skin over the years and decades.
Jon Parales remembers Bowie in the New York Times
Andrew Harrison’s profile for The Guardian
Behind the scenes details about the making of “Blackstar”