Hansa studio to host David Bowie box set launch event

Hansa launch event

The David Bowie official web site has announced an event to celebrate the launch of the latest Bowie box set ‘A New Career in a New Town. The event will be celebrated online on Tuesday 26th September, full details in this press release…

The upcoming release of the David Bowie ‘A New Career In A New Town (1977-1982)’ box set will be celebrated with an event at the world-famous Hansa Studios, Berlin, on Tuesday 26th September which will be live-streamed via www.facebook.com/davidbowie.

The live event will feature a Q&A session with guests including Carlos Alomar (Bowie’s guitarist from 1974 to 1987), Eduard Meyer (the former sound engineer at Hansa Studios) and Chris Duffy (son of photographer Brian Duffy, and director of the Duffy Archive) who will be discussing Bowie’s work from 1977-1982. The official Bowie Facebook page will also be featuring previously unheard audio streams on the day of the event.

Hansa Tonstudio or ‘Hansa By The Wall’ as it came to be known was where Bowie recorded parts of his ground-breaking LOW album along with “HEROES” which celebrates its 40th anniversary this month.


Do you have a burning question that you’ve always wanted to ask Carlos Alomar, Eduard Meyer or Chris Duffy? Well, now you can. Post your question in the comments section here and the most suitable will be asked on the night.

The official Bowie Facebook page will feature a stream of the audio for the playback from 19:00 (CET) and a live-stream of the Q&A at 20:00 (CET).