Investing in Ziggy Stardust
- Ch-ch-ch-changes. Vinzant, Carol // Fortune;9/4/2000, Vol. 142 Issue 5, p346
Discusses the possible effects of computer programs such as Napster and MP3 on the bond ratings of musicians who have debt issues backed by their royalties. Similarity of bonds issued by David Bowie and James Brown to commodities; Impact of a record industry drought on the musicians' loan...
- Ziggy Stardust crashes and burns. // Money Management;4/8/2004, Vol. 18 Issue 12, p32
Comments on bonds issued in 1997 by the Pullman Group against British singer David Bowie's future income. Amount paid by investors for the bonds; Downgrading of the Bowie bonds by researchers; Reassurance issued by the Pullman Group that none of the investors will lose their money.
- Bowie's Name Was a Signal of Banking Innovation. Wolfe, Daniel // American Banker;1/12/2016, Vol. 180 Issue 207, p1
The article mentions the use of the name of the late English musician David Bowie in financial services. Topics mentioned include the Bowie's identity which is considered as synonymous with innovation, introduction of the Bowie Bonds financial products in 1997, appearance of a niche Internet...
- Ziggy gold dust. Carvell, Tim; Murphy, Maggie // Entertainment Weekly;04/04/97, Issue 373, p26
Describes financial dealings of David Bowie, the first musician with a bond offering; Details of the $55 million sale of Bowie bonds to Prudential Insurance; Chances for success; Impact as a precedent; Bowie's deal with EMI Records.
- Untitled. // Music Week;9/14/2002, Issue 37, p6
Features the music recording 'Bets of Bowie,' by singer David Bowie in Great Britain. Production and direction; Key features; Views of performer Tina Turner on the performance of Bowie.
- Rock'n'roll is here to pay. Allis, Sam; Baumohl, Bernard // Time;2/17/1997, Vol. 149 Issue 7, p70
Reports on entertainer David Bowie's move to securitize himself. The companies who bought up Bowie Bonds placed by Fahnestock and Company; Features of the bonds; What the bonds will allow Bowie to do.
- Royalty battle unearths 'lost' 1967 Bowie tracks. Ashton, Robert // Music Week;5/3/2003, Issue 17, p2
Reports on the controversy over the royalty payment against producer Gus Dudgeon for the unreleased albums of his talent and rock singer David Bowie in Great Britain. Discovery of the unreleased tracks titled 'Waiting For My Man and Little Toy Soldier' and other albums; Quality of the tapes;...
- COVER. // Frieze d/e;feb/mar2013, Issue 8, p26
The article offers information on the music cover of several music releases such as "Where Are We Now?" and "The Next Day," by David Bowie, and the remix of Scottish popular artist Momus.
- SME plans sustained live assault for Bowie album. Jones, Joanna // Music Week;7/6/2002, Issue 26, p6
Reports that Sony Music Corp. is focusing on a sustained promotional assault around Europe for David Bowie, following the positive early chart impact of his 'Heathen' album across Europe and in North America. Territories where live performances surrounded by radio promotion and press interviews...