Stills From Bowie Promo Film Promise Classic Weirdness

Weird Bowie back from the wilderness. Plus: latest teasers and ★ album format news.

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Stills from the promo film for the title track/first single off David Bowie’s forthcoming ★ album suggest a dark thrillride is in store. At MOJO we have heard the full track and its intense mood and episodic quality already suggest a cinematic experience.

See below for more of the released stills.

 

Meanwhile, note that the film, starring Bowie and directed by Johan Renck premieres today on Sky Atlantic at 8.45pm before episode 2 of heist serial of The Last Panthers.

The film will be available to view online from 9.10pm here: https://www.youtube.com/user/DavidBowieVEVO

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David Bowie’s ★ diecut vinyl package: yum!

In the US the premiere is on Palladia at 3.50pm EST with Bowie coverage beginning at 3pm. And there’s a cinema viewing event at the Nitehawk Cinema in Brooklyn; hotfoot it here for tickets.

The single itself will be available on download and streaming platforms from tomorrow, Friday November 20, and the album – in formats including digital, CD, and a die-cut vinyl LP package – follows on January 8, 2016. It is now available for pre-order on CD,  Vinyl LP and Digital formats. Check out the special clear vinyl configurations, including exclusive lithograph artwork, here.

Read exclusive insights into the making of the album on MOJO RIGHT NOW,  and look forward to the new issue of MOJO magazine with the inside story.

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