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Albums Chosen by David Bowie

In a fascinating piece from Vanity Fair of 2003 David Bowie wrote out his favourite album selections from his collection of some 2500 vinyl. They are: THE LAST POETS THE LAST POETS (1970, Douglas) SHIPBUILDING ROBERT WYATT (1982, Rough Trade) THE FABULOUS LITTLE RICHARD LITTLE RICHARD (1959, Specialty) MUSIC FOR 18 MUSICIANS STEVE REICH (1978,… [Read more]

David Bowie’s Favourite Books

Fans of David Bowie think of the musician, but as he admitted in infamous, often Playboy, interviews he never considered himself a musician as much as an artist, entertainer, actor. What made him great was collaboration (Mick Ronson, Nile Rodgers, Brian Eno, Earl Slick) and his lyricism, his ever-pushing desire to be new. His songwriting… [Read more]

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