Monday, January 11, 2016

KGB Holds David Bowie Tribute today

By Joe Nelson

David Bowie Tribute Taking Place Today in San Diego

                        
From iHeart Media San Diego:


                        Who                 101.5 FM KGB will conduct a David Bowie Tribute today, January 11, 2016.

What                The life and music of iconic artist David Bowie will be honored during a live broadcast and candlelight vigil. The public is invited to attend the broadcast, take part in the vigil and share their memories by signing a giant “Bowie” Tribute sign. 

Where             The Tribute and live broadcast will take place outside of the main entrance to the Valley View Casino Center (formerly the Sports Arena), 3500 Sports Arena Blvd, San Diego, CA 92110.

When               Monday, January 11, from 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. afternoon host Clint August and Morning Show host Bob Buchmann will broadcast live.  A candlelight vigil is planned to take place at sunset. 

Why                 David Bowie had tremendous influence over rock music and is considered one of the most iconic figures of his era.  As San Diego’s legendary Classic Rock station, it’s only fitting that we honor the life of this remarkable musician at the site where he performed for thousands of listeners during the height of his career in the 1970s.

1 comment:

Comatoad said...

I remember seeing Bowie perform at the San Diego Sports Arena in 1979, during this "Station to Station" tour. A really great show!