Weekly Beat | 21 | Feat. The National

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David Bowie is co-writing Lazarus, a theatre production based on 1976’s The Man Who Fell to Earth. The play will centre around Bowie’s character Thomas Newton, an alien who explores life on Earth. Lazarus feature new Bowie songs, along with re-arranged versions of old songs.

The play will be co-written with Enda Walsh, who won a Tony Award for writing the stage adaptation of 2007’s Once.

 

New Music

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‘Sunshine On My Back’ is the new single from The National. Recorded during the Trouble Will Find Me sessions, ‘Sunshine On My Back’ features vocals from Sharon Van Etten.

 

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This is a fascinating article exploring our perception of beats and movement in music. Bearing that in mind, keep an ear out for the audience clapping along to Sister Rosetta Tharpe:

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