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David Bowie

Question of the Day: David Bowie Is

by Corny O'Connell
Nathan Keay, © The David Bowie Archive. Courtesy of the MCA Chicago

The mayor of Chicago has declared today David Bowie Day for the opening of David Bowie Is at the Museum of Contemporary Art. This touring exhibition includes hand-written lyrics, original costumes, set designs and rare performance material from the past five decades.

David Bowie Releases A Surprise Single, New Album Due In March

by Kara Manning

David Bowie marked his 66th birthday on Tuesday by throwing a surprise party for his fans and suddenly releasing a new single, "Where Are We Now?," early in the morning via iTunes. He also announced plans for a new album, The Next Day, his first in a decade, to follow in March.

The wistful, piano-driven ballad also has a video, featuring vintage film footage shot in Berlin, which can be watched below or on Bowie's relaunched website.

Tonight On the Whole Wide World: Connecting the Senses

by Marisa Frydman

Happy Halloween weekend from the Whole Wide World! We have a great show in store for you tonight. Rita is happier than ever to welcome this week's guest, chef Tom Colicchio. Join us for a discussion on great food and even greater guitarists as Tom takes a turn as guest DJ of our show. Tom will also discuss his new project, Guitar Mash, a non-profit global movement bringing together guitarists from all around the world.