Bowie Experience live at Bristol Hippodrome on Sunday 7th January 2024 at 19:30.
Direct from London’s West End, Bowie Experience is a breathtaking concert celebrating the music of the world’s greatest pop icon, David Bowie. A must see for all Bowie fans, the latest production features all the hits from A to Ziggy.
Bowie Experience continues to amaze audiences with astounding attention to detail, bringing the golden years of David Bowie to theatres across the globe. So, put on your red shoes and Let’s Dance!
Book tickets for Bowie Experience live at Bristol Hippodrome on Sunday 7th January 2024 at 19:30.
Running Time: 2 hours 30 minutes incl. interval
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David Bowie was an English singer, songwriter, and actor. He was one of the most influential musicians of the 20th century, and his work spanned a wide range of genres, including rock, pop, soul, and electronica. Bowie was known for his flamboyant persona and his innovative music videos. He was also a successful actor, appearing in films such as The Man Who Fell to Earth (1976) and Labyrinth (1986).
Bowie was born David Robert Jones in London in 1947. He began his music career in the late 1960s, and released his debut album, David Bowie, in 1967. His early work was influenced by folk and psychedelia, but he soon began to experiment with different genres. In 1972, he released the album The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders from Mars, which featured his alter ego Ziggy Stardust, a bisexual alien rock star. The album was a critical and commercial success, and it helped to establish Bowie as a major figure in the music industry.
Bowie continued to release successful albums throughout the 1970s, including Aladdin Sane (1973), Diamond Dogs (1974), and Young Americans (1975). He also starred in a number of films during this period, including The Man Who Fell to Earth and The Hunger.
In the 1980s, Bowie’s music became more electronic-oriented, and he released a number of successful albums, including Let’s Dance (1983) and Scary Monsters (and Super Creeps) (1980). He also collaborated with other artists, such as Queen on the hit single “Under Pressure” (1981).
Bowie continued to release music and tour throughout the 1990s and 2000s. He released his final album, Blackstar, in 2016, shortly before his death from cancer.
Bowie was a highly influential figure in music, and his work has been cited by many other artists. He was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1996, and he was awarded a Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award in 2006.
Here are some other interesting facts about David Bowie:
- He was born David Robert Jones, but changed his name to David Bowie in 1966.
- He was a visual artist as well as a musician, and he created many of his own album covers and stage costumes.
- He was a major influence on the development of glam rock, and he helped to popularize the use of gender-bending and androgynous imagery in rock music.
- He was also a successful actor, appearing in films such as The Man Who Fell to Earth, Labyrinth, and Merry Christmas, Mr. Lawrence.
- He was a highly private person, and he rarely gave interviews.
- He died from liver cancer in 2016, at the age of 69.