David Bowie

The sphere at the top of the Tower Theater tower was removed around 8 a.m. Tuesday morning.
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John McDevitt
August 13, 2019 - 12:51 pm
UPPER DARBY, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — The tower atop the Tower Theater in Upper Darby is no more. Many onlookers watched — shaking their heads and recording the moment — as the iconic "TOWER" sign on the 92-year-old theater came down Tuesday morning due to safety concerns. First, the sphere was sawed...
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Bob Diehl
July 12, 2019 - 11:01 am
Mattel has come up with an out of this world Barbie in honor of one of the best-known classic rock songs of all-time - and the artist who created it. Introducing the new David Bowie- inspired Barbie. The limited edition doll was inspired by Bowie’s post-Ziggy Stardust creation Aladdin Sane, and is...
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Flowers are laid beneath a mural of David Bowie in Brixton on January 11, 2016 in London, England.
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Hadas Kuznits
January 04, 2019 - 4:30 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The third annual Philly Loves Bowie Week begins Friday night, in which David Bowie-themed events will be held all over the city. Events include an art show, live music, cabaret shows, dance parties, a Quizzo night, karaoke, a screening of a Bowie documentary with...
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In this Thursday, Jan. 19, 2012 file photo, Nicolas Roeg arrives for the Film Critics Circle Awards at a central London venue.
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November 24, 2018 - 9:20 pm
LONDON (AP) — Nicolas Roeg, a director of provocative and otherworldly films who gave Mick Jagger and David Bowie enduring screen roles, has died. He was 90. The British director of "Don't Look Now" and many other films died Friday night, his son, Nicolas Roeg Jr., told Britain's Press Association...
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Blues music legend B.B. King
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May 02, 2018 - 10:08 am
By Jonathan Mattise, Associated Press NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Gibson guitars have been such a fixture in music history that Chuck Berry was laid to rest with his, B.B. King affectionately named his "Lucille," and Eric Clapton borrowed one from George Harrison to play the solo on the Beatles' "While...
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