Tag: David Bowie

Stay

“I would scream very loudly” – David Bowie, getting a self-defense lesson on the Dinah Shore show. Whatever else we know David Bowie had going on in his life in 1976, he still appeared on middlebrow variety programmes like Dinah Shore and charmed the pearls … Continue reading Stay

Stateside

Tin Machine asked and answered the question, what would happen if David Bowie was in a band where he let the other guy sing sometimes? The answer was that audiences were not clamoring to hear the soulful belting of David Bowie’s drummer. It was the … Continue reading Stateside

Starman

It is never too early in the day to contemplate where we are without David Bowie. The popular adage that Bowie was somehow holding the fabric of the universe together feels more and more true, as the fabric of the universe becomes increasingly threadbare. It’s … Continue reading Starman

Star

David Bowie predicted the fall of humanity. We all had five years left to live, he said. It wasn’t five years counting from June 1972, as it turned out, or from any other doomsday years since. It may still turn out that it will be … Continue reading Star