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How Lemmy, David Bowie and Prince Inspired New Ghost LP

An artist’s influences aren’t always immediately apparent in their work, and many — if not most — rock fans have been surprised at one point or another by the music that helped inspire some of their favorite records — a tradition that Ghost has now added to with the revelation that the band’s new Prequelle

David Byrne Extends 'American Utopia' Tour

After kicking off his American Utopia tour at the beginning of the month, David Byrne has now expanded it, with a new leg of U.S. dates added into September and October. Byrne will perform more than 100 dates on the tour, his first solo run since 2009. The additional shows, on which he’ll be supported by Tune-Yards, begin on

David Byrne adds new dates to massive American Utopia world tour

With his highly choreographed performance on Colbert last week, David Byrne proved why his American Utopia world tour is one of the most anticipated outings of 2018. Today, he’s announced a new leg of US dates scheduled for September and October, including a run of East Coast shows stretching from Maine to Florida. With today’s

David Bowie's Audio Engineer: 'The Girls Are Taking Over'

When a professor at NYU’s Clive Davis Institute introduced Erin Tonkon to one of her heroes, music producer and David Bowie collaborator Tony Visconti, she thought it would turn into an internship. But five years later, she’s still working with the legend, and can put “audio engineer” for Bowie’s final album Blackstar on her resume.

CoS Readers’ Poll: What’s Your Favorite David Bowie Album?

This week marks the anniversary of David Bowie’s release of his 1975 album, Young Americans. Deemed by Bowie himself as “plastic soul,” the album signaled a drastic change from Diamond Dogs, with listeners hardly recognizing his vocals from one effort to the next. With tracks such as “Fame” and “Young Americans”, the body of work

David Byrne Kicks Off Daring 'American Utopia' Tour: Video, Set List

David Byrne began his new tour in support of American Utopia last night at Red Bank, N.J. The album, his first in 14 years, arrives on March 9. You can see the full set list below. Byrne performed 18 songs, then added three more over two encores. He drew seven of the tracks from his

David Lee Roth Impersonator Arrested on Sex Charges

A man known for pretending to be Van Halen singer David Lee Roth has been arrested on charges of having underage sex. David Kuntz-Angel faces 12 counts stretching back to 2006; he had been on the run for several months before being caught on Jan. 3 in British Columbia. Kuntz-Angel has spent more than a decade