Official Press Release
12th October 1993
18th October 1993 sees the release on BMG Video International of David Bowie’s number one album “Black Tie White Noise”. The video includes exclusive live performances of six tracks from Bowie’s latest album, shot in LA in May with David Mallet directing. Mallet who’d worked with Bowie previously on video clips of “Ashes To Ashes”, “Let’s Dance”, “China Girl” and “Loving The Alien” shot the performance footage on five 35mm cameras in one day with a crew of over sixty people, many of them fresh from working on the feature film “Bram Stoker’s Dracula”.
David Bowie’s solo performance with his backing band are complemented by exclusive footage of Bowie talking intimately to camera about his latest album, personal experiences, old and new friendships and more.
The video runs for sixty minutes as follows:
JUMP THEY SAY (Promo Clip)
YOU’VE BEEN AROUND (Exclusive Performance)
NITE FLIGHTS (Exclusive Performance)
MIRACLE GOODNIGHT (Exclusive Performance)
BLACK TIE WHITE NOISE (Exclusive Performance & Promo Clip)
I FEEL FREE (Exclusive Performance)
LOOKING FOR LESTER (Rehearsal Footage)
I KNOW IT’S GONNA HAPPEN SOMEDAY (Exclusive Performance)
MIRACLE GOODNIGHT (Promo Clip & “Making Of” Footage)