Celebrating David Bowie, a year since his passing
This Wednesday on Double J, we mark the one-year anniversary since the death of David Bowie.
Across the day we’ll be paying tribute to the musical hero, playing you Bowie’s songs and archival interviews, as well as look at a local perspective on the impact of his time on earth.
Join us as we celebrate the incredible work of David Bowie on Wednesday 11 January
3pm: Myf Warhurst will pay tribute to the star man with a Bowie special on Double J, which will also be simulcast on ‘Summer’, Myf’s ABC Radio show.
4pm: We bring you the man himself, live in concert. Recorded by the BBC, you’ll hear Bowie perform massive songs like ‘All the Young Dudes’ and ‘Heroes’ live on stage at the Phoenix Festival in 1996.
8pm: We take you to Melbourne’s Hamer Hall for the 2016 tribute concert, David Bowie: Nothing Has Changed, where some of Australia’s best performers, including Deborah Conway, Tim Rogers, Adalita, iOTA and Ashley Naylor reinterpret Bowie’s biggest songs, backed by a killer live band and the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra.
And, here at doublej.net.au, you’ll be able to reflect on Bowie’s immense influence on some of the country’s finest musicians, check out the biggest, best and most unique tributes to Bowie – musical and otherwise, as well as see how the rest of the world is celebrating this momentous anniversary.
Celebrate a legend with us, this Wednesday 11 Jan on Double J, via your mobile, digital radio, on Channel 200 on your digital TV and online at doublej.net.au