David Bowie - D.J. [40th Anniversary 7" Picture Disc]

£13.99
  • David Bowie - D.J. [40th Anniversary 7" Picture Disc]

David Bowie - D.J. [40th Anniversary 7" Picture Disc]

£13.99

Format7" Picture Disc
Released28th June 2019
Catalogue 0190295471910
Barcode 0190295471910

Originally released on 29th June 1979, 'D.J.' was the second and final single from 'Lodger' in the UK and the follow-up to 'Boys Keep Swinging'. The Netherlands and Turkey would get 'Yassassin' and the U.S. 'Look Back In Anger'.

The A side of this D.J. picture disc features a previously unreleased single edit of the track from the 'Lodger' (2017 Tony Visconti Mix) included in the 'A New Career In A New Town' box set.

The previously unreleased version of 'Boys Keep Swinging' recorded especially for The Kenny Everett Video Show features on the AA side.
This take was recorded by Tony Visconti in Soho in London on the 9th April 1979 and features Sean Mayes on keyboards, Tony Visconti on bass, Simon House on violin, Andy Duncan on drums, Brian Robertson (of Thin Lizzy) on guitar and Ricky Hitchcock on guitar.

The Kenny Everett Video Show was filmed on the following day and broadcast on 23rd April, 1979. 

The images used on each side of the disc are stills taken from the respective video performances.

Side A
'D.J.' (2017 Tony Visconti mix - single edit)
Previously unreleased
Produced by David Bowie & Tony Visconti Mixed by Tony Visconti at Human Studios, NYC, 2017

Side AA
'Boys Keep Swinging' (Kenny Everett Video Show Version)
Previously unreleased.
Produced by David Bowie & Tony Visconti
Recorded at Good Earth Studio, Soho London, 9th April, 1979

David Bowie - D.J. [40th Anniversary 7" Picture Disc] is currently priced at a special preorder rate and will revert to full price on release. The release date of 28th June 2019 is estimated and subject to change.

Artist David Bowie
LabelParlophone
Filed Under Indie & Alternative