January 12, 2013 9:45 PM
New single, album and website reignite David Bowie’s brand
For at least half a decade, die-hard fans of David Bowie had succumbed to quiet resignation. From all outward indications, the art-rock chameleon appeared to have settled into a quiet, undeclared retirement. And that’s why he created such a splash on Jan. 8, his 66th birthday, with a surprise single, video, website and March release date for a new album.