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MELBOURNE Friday,   JULY  9

THE BOWIE PROJECT

After a stellar sold-out launch of their third album ART CRIME INC, The Bowie Project return to the Paris Cat to present more bold re-imaginings of David Bowie compositions. 

More info here.


SYDNEY Friday,   JULY  9

THE GOLDEN YEARS OF BOWIE

David Bowie tribute taking place in Kareela.

More info here.


MELBOURNE Wednesday,   JULY  14

ABSOLUTE BEGINNERS

Cinema Nova are showing the 1980s film 'Absolute Beginners' which has Bowie's involvement both on the screen and on the soundtrack.

The screening will be followed by a Q&A with Bowie Downunder's Bruce Butler conducted by Jane Gazzo.

  Ticket link here.


MELBOURNE Sunday,  JULY   18

THIN WHITE UKES ALBUM LAUNCH

The Thin White Ukes are launching their brand new album of Bowie covers - A Batter Future. To complete the package, Eno tribute act Oblique Strategies are the support act!

Further details here

MELBOURNE Friday,  JULY  23

BOWIE UNZIPPED

Jeff Duff's BOWIE UNZIPPED returns to Birds Basement. Further details here

ADELAIDE Friday,  JULY  23

ASHES TO ASHES

At the Akaba Hotel.  Further details here. 

NEWCASTLE Friday,   JULY  30

BOWIE UNZIPPED

Jeff Duff's BOWIE UNZIPPED returns to Civic Theatre. Further details here

MELBOURNE Sunday,   AUG  22

WE CAN BE HEROES - THE MUSIC OF BOWIE ORCHESTRATED

Conducted by George Ellis, the 24 piece Symphony Orchestra will perform the best of Bowie Special guest vocalists are Steve Kilbey (The Church), iOTA, Jeff Duff and Chris Cooke. Further details here. 

MELBOURNE Friday,  SEP  17

REBEL - THE BOWIE  ROCK CIRCUS

Combining circus, comedy and David Bowie.

Further details here.

CARINDA, NSW
OCT  1  -  3

DARK SKIES AWAKEN

At the original filming location of David Bowie's Let's Dance video, Let's Dance Carinda is back in 2021 featuring Ashes to Ashes and The Thin White Ukes and The Bowie Band are among the performer so far listed.

Further details here.

COONABARABRAN, NSW
OCT  2  -  4

DARK SKIES AWAKEN

At another filming location of David Bowie's Let's Dance video, the Dark Skies Awaken Festival is set to take place at Coonabarabran which is also known for Siding Springs Observatory - Australia's premier optical and infra red astronomical location.

Bowie Unzipped
has been confirmed.


Further details here.

ADELAIDE Saturday,  NOV  6

BRITISH ROCK ROYALTY - THE BEST OF BOWIE AND QUEEN

At the Bridgeway Hotel. Further details here.



STORIES

MUTE

The Duncan Jones movie MUTE is now showing on Netflix Australia.

LINK

STS MELBOURNE

Bowie Downunder has a 'STATION TO STATION' railway concept for the future of Melbourne.

Click here to view our plans

JESUS BLOOD NEVER FAILED ME YET

The story of an intriguing song that David Bowie began listening to frequently in 2010.

Click here

THE LITTLE WONDER GUIDE TO DWARFS

Some fun surround David Bowie's lead single from Earthling (1997).

Click here

BLACKSTAR 2028

There is a proposal by Bowie Downunder to open a David Bowie themed garden in time for the great Sydney solar eclipse.

More info here.

HUNTER DOWNUNDER

Bowie Downunder member Tom Caulfield has an IAN HUNTER TO TOUR DOWNUNDER CAMPAIGN

Click here to join



LOCAL ARTIST RELEASES

ART CRIME INC

Adam Rudegeair's third volume of jazz interpretations of David Bowie tunes

Link to Adam's Band camp

IT'S ALWAYS TIME

Adam Rudegeair's second volume of jazz interpretations of David Bowie tunes

Link to Adam's Bandcamp

BOWIE UNZIPPED

Debut live album by Bowie Unzipped (featuring Jeff Duff).

Link to Website

THIN WHITE UKES

Debut studio album by Melbourne based David Bowie covers band, The Thin White Ukes.

Link to Website

THE BOWIE PROJECT

The studio album of Adam Rudegeair Quintet's jazz interpretations of David Bowie tunes.

Link to Adam's Bandcamp

   
LOCAL AUTHORS
   

THE GOLDEN YEARS

A paperback/hardback by Sydney author Roger Griffin.

Link to Book Depository

THIS WILL EXPLAIN EVERYTHING

The autobiography of Jeff Duff.

The tome is dedicated to Bowie who features heavily in the pages of the book and Jeff's life.

More info
.

BOWIE A TO Z

The release of Bowie A to Z, a new hardback written and by Australian author and comedian Steve Wide. Illustrated by Libby VanderPloe.

Link to Book Depository

EXPERIENCING DAVID BOWIE

A book from New Zealand author and academic, Ian Chapman.

Link to Amazon

ENCHANTING DAVID BOWIE

A paperback from Australian author and academic Toija Cinque.

Link to Bloomsbury

TO CATCH A FALLING STAR

A novel from Australian author and Bpwie Downunder member Peter Haywood.

Link to Sid Harta Publishers











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