Royal Mail have announced that this year's Music Giants stamp issue will be a tribute to David Bowie who died last year aged 69. [Edit: the stamps will be issued on 14 March]
The stamp issue features a set of six showing album covers, and a miniature sheet showing stage performances.
The sheet stamps are:
1st class - Hunky Dory, Aladdin Sane, and Heroes.
£1.52 - Let's Dance, Earthling, and Blackstar
The stamps on the miniature sheet show the Ziggy Stardust (1972) and Serious Moonlight (1983) Tours (1st class), and The Stage Tour (1978) and A Reality Tour (2004). The background image is of the Glass Spider Tour (1987)
There will also be a six-stamp retail book with the Aladdin Sane and Heroes 1st class stamps, and 4 x 1st class seep scarlet.
More details will provided on our website soon.
ROC ~ Twin Pigeons ATM Labels - Republic of China (Taiwan) Twin Pigeons ATM labels with machine code 077, releasesd on December 15, 2008 from Taipei Shihlin post office.