Des Was a Bowie Fan / Via Radio, Online, Saturday, 27. June 2020
About this Event
This Saturday night, dig out some disco lights and gather round your living room as popular clubnight Des Was a Bowie Fan takes to radio with 6 hours of indiepop, new wave, post-punk, 60s Pop and Northern Soul classics, along with some special recordings from the 1950s Rhondda valley pub archives, and new music from the international Pop underground.
The Shangri-Las to The Smiths, Brigitte Bardot to Belle and Sebastian, Roy Orbison to The Ronettes, Dusty Springfield to Depeche Mode, The Beach Boys to Ballboy, Jackie Wilson to Joy Division, Buddy Holly to David Bowie. Come get drunk with us.
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This is a free-to-air broadcast, and everyone is welcome to listen in for nothing. If you would like to make a donation however please grab a ticket here via eventbrite.
You can tune in on the night at the link here - https://deswasabowiefan.com/des-was-a-bowie-fan-radio/
Or if that's not compatible with your browser, here - http://cast2.citrus3.com:2199/start/deswasabowiefan/.
'One of London's best indie / soul clubs' - New Musical Express
Expect to hear: Dexys Midnight Runners * Pulp * Prince * Belle and Sebastian * Brigitte Bardot * Candi Staton * Blondie * B-52's * Felt * The Smiths * Serge Gainsbourg * Suede * The Ramones * The Ronettes * Roy Orbison * Marianne Faithfull * Magnetic Fields * Martha Reeves and the Vandellas *The Shangri-Las * The Shop Assistants * Aretha Franklin * Talking Heads * The Temptations * Diana Ross & The Supremes * The Bee Gees * Ladytron * Le Tigre * Tom Jones * David Bowie * Little Richard * The Cure * The Fall * Fire Engines * Billy Shinbone * The Buzzcocks * Elvis Costello * Elvis Presley * The Field Mice * Camera Obscura * Johnny Cash * Jackie Wilson * White Stripes * Westkust * The Raincoats * Joy Division * The June Brides * The Just Joans * The Jam * Veronica Falls * The Beach Boys * Pet Shop Boys * Pixies * Art Brut * T-Rex * Television Personalities * Tullycraft * The Beatles * France Gall * Dusty Springfield * Depeche Mode * Broder Daniel * Bronski Beat * Belinda Carlisle * The Go Go's * X-Ray Spex * New Order * Jens Lekman * Jonathan Richman * The Jesus and Mary Chain * Chemtrails * Carter USM * Curtis Mayfield * Omar Souleyman * Orange Juice * James Brown * The Indelicates * The Rolling Stones * Mary Wells * Kim Weston * The Wolfhounds * Sonic Youth * Slowdive * Arcade Fire * The Four Tops * Flowers * The Flirtations * Frank Wilson * Flipron * The Undertones * Ritchie Valens * Meilyr Jones * Vic Godard & the Subway Sect * The Velvet Underground ♥