VH1 Storytellers (David Bowie album)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
VH1 Storytellers
Live album by David Bowie
Released 6 July 2009 (2009-07-06) United Kingdom
14 July 2009 (2009-07-14) United States
Recorded 23 August 1999 (1999-08-23), Manhattan Center, New York City
Genre Rock
Label EMI
David Bowie chronology
Glass Spider Live
(2008)
VH1 Storytellers
(2009)
A Reality Tour
(2010)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3.5/5 stars[1]
A.V. Club (B)[2]
Pitchfork Media (4.5/10)[3]
Pop Matters (4/10)[4]

VH1 Storytellers is a live album by David Bowie. It was released on 6 July 2009 and features a 23 August 1999 performance on Storytellers, a VH1 program. The package contains an audio CD and a DVD of footage. The set list contains songs that spanned Bowie's career up until that point, from the 1960s until his then-newest album 'Hours...' (1999).

Track listing[edit]

All tracks written by David Bowie except where noted.

CD[edit]

  1. "Life on Mars?" (truncated) – 4:22
  2. "Rebel Rebel" (truncated) – 3:15
  3. "Thursday's Child" (Bowie, Reeves Gabrels) – 6:43
  4. "Can't Help Thinking About Me" – 6:31
  5. "China Girl" (Bowie, Iggy Pop) – 6:48
  6. "Seven" (Bowie, Gabrels) – 5:01
  7. "Drive-In Saturday" – 5:22
  8. "Word on a Wing" – 6:35

DVD[edit]

  1. "Life on Mars?" (truncated)
  2. "Rebel Rebel" (truncated)
  3. "Thursday's Child"
  4. "Can't Help Thinking About Me"
  5. "China Girl"
  6. "Seven"
  7. "Drive-In Saturday"
  8. "Word on a Wing"

DVD bonus performances[edit]

  1. "Survive" (Bowie, Gabrels)
  2. "I Can't Read" (Bowie, Gabrels)
  3. "Always Crashing in the Same Car"
  4. "If I'm Dreaming My Life" (Bowie, Gabrels)

Personnel[edit]

Charts[edit]

Chart (2009) Peak
position
UK Albums Chart 114

References[edit]

  1. ^ VH1 Storytellers (David Bowie album) at AllMusic
  2. ^ Phipps, Keith (14 July 2009). "David Bowie: VH1 Storytellers (2009) | Music | Music Review". The A.V. Club. Retrieved 13 March 2012. 
  3. ^ "David Bowie: VH1 Storytellers | Album Reviews". Pitchfork. 15 July 2009. Retrieved 13 March 2012. 
  4. ^ Carson, Craig. "David Bowie: VH1 Storytellers < PopMatters". Popmatters.com. Retrieved 13 March 2012.