The latest Glam releases: 2003
Various: Velvet Tinmine

The first ever "junk shop glam" compilation CD - and luckily not the only one (details on Vol. 2 are already in the insert). Many "lost classics" such as Brett Smiley´s "Va Va Va Voom", Iron Virgin´s "Rebels Rule" and much much more - a must for every Glamrock fan and surely a hot candidate for the "Album Of The Year" 2003 title!

Here is the full tracklist:
Iron Virgin - Rebels Rule / Hello - Another School Day / Warwick - Let's Get The Party Going / The Damned - Morning Bird / Sisters - Kick Your Boots Off / Flame - Big Wheel Turning / Tartan Horde - Bay City Rollers We Love You / Simon Turner - Baby I Gotta Go / Ricky Wilde - I Wanna Go To A Disco / Brtt Smiley - Va Va Va Voom / Staveley Makepeace - Slippery Rock 70s / Arrows - Toughen Up / Crunch - Let's Do It Again / Bearded Lady - Rock Star / Big Wheel - Shake A Tail / Fancy - Wild Thing / Tubthumper - Kick Out The Jams / Plod - Neo City / Washington Flyers - The Comets Are Coming.

"Velvet Tinmine" at Amazon:
Velvet Tinmine Velvet Tinmine-20 Junk Shop Gl

Marc Bolan / T.Rex

Work In Progress
Some kind of "best of" collection of the 90s "Unchained" series released by the UK Edsel label including previously unreleased recordings. nicely packaged digipak double CD, divided in "home demos" o CD1 and studio versions on CD2. 

Marc Bolan & T.Rex: Work In Progress at Amazon:
Work in Progress Work in Progress Work in Progress

David Bowie: more 30th anniversary reissues

"Ziggy Stardust - The Motion Picture" (DVD + soundrack CD) 
The movie of the legendary 1973 Hammersmith Odeon concert filmed by D.A. Pennebaker now on DVD in cleaned picture quality and digitally remastered 5.1 surround sound and stereo mixes by Tony Visconti. Comments by director D.A. Pennebaker and many more extras such as screen saver, calendar etc. are included. Also included for the first time are the full introductions to the songs and David´s in-between chat. 
Additionally the soundtrack has been reissued both as a double cd and limited edition red vinyl double lp, too. All formats come with a fold out poster. 

All Ziggy - The Motion Picture - formats at Amazon:
DVD David Bowie - Ziggy Stardust The Motion... Ziggy Stardust & The Spiders From Mars -... David Bowie - Ziggy Stardust And The...
Soundtrack CD Ziggy Stardust Ziggy Stardust & the Spiders from Mars Ziggy Stardust-Soundtrack
Soundtrack LP Ziggy Stardust [VINYL]   Ziggy Stardust-Soundtrack [Vinyl LP]

Aladdin Sane
Excellent double CD package including many rarities on CD2 such as single edits and live versions recorded in 1972.

David Bowie: Aladdin Sane 30th Anniversary Edition at Amazon:
Aladdin Sane 30th Anniversary. Aladdin Sane 30th Anniversary....

Marilyn Manson: The Golden Age Of Grotesque 

The 2003 album - as expected in familiar MM style and including a DVD with the limited initial release. The first single is "Mobscene".

The 2003 Marilyn Manson releases at Amazon:
Golden Age Of...+ Dvd The Golden Age Of Grotesque [Lmited... Golden Age of Grotesque.(CD+Sp
Mobscene Mobscene / Paranoiac Mobscene


2003 - a real Placebo year with their long expected and critically acclaimed album "Sleeping With Ghosts" featuring the hit single "The Bitter End" which surely will not remain their only chartbreaker this year.

The 2003 Placebo releases at Amazon:
Sleeping With Ghosts Sleeping With Ghosts Sleeping With Ghosts Sleeping With Ghosts
The Bitter End Pt.1 The Bitter End [CD 1] Bitter End Pt.1 The Bitter End
The Bitter End Pt.2 The Bitter End [CD 2] Bitter End Pt.2 (Enhanced)  

Mick Ronson

"The Spider With The Platinum Hair" is the best  biography about Mick Ronson so far, written by "Weird and Gilly" and surely a must for all fans of the extraordinary guitarist.

The Mick Ronson biography "The Spider With The Platinum Hair" at Amazon:
Ronson: the Spider with the Platinum Hair Ronson: the Spider with the Platinum Hair

Sigue Sigue Sputnik

What a come back: the third new Sputnik album with in 2 years!!!. On "Ultra Real" Martin, Tony and Neal present 10 new songs in best SSS tradition.

Sigue Sigue Sputnik´s album "Ultra Real" at Amazon:
Ultra Real Ultra Real [UK-Import]


Slade´s movie "Slade In Flame" has been released on DVD in the UK for the first time. Additionally the disc includes a recent interview with Noddy Holder about his memories of making the film. Available at Amazon UK: Flame

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