Did you see the English evergreens, that you were running to? You received treatment in London, they say. Before you died in New York. Did you see the evergreens? Perhaps you are seeing them now, or, perhaps you’re among them, scattered in amongst their spiritual dust. I can see you, almost, listening for sound in… Continue reading Morning
Happy Birthday, David.
This is my horoscope for November 24, 2015. “Your confidence will soar over the next few days and with both Mars and Venus moving through your sign a breakthrough of some kind cannot be far away. It may not get this good again for a while, so make the most of it.” But funnily enough,… Continue reading If There Was Only One Bowie Song, It Should Be This One.
Let’s never forget, David Bowie never had a real job. He started in a band when he was 16 and apart from a brief sojourn in advertising, has basically just done art and music ever since. Think about that. He’s never had a real job. I remember, years ago, it must have been during the Earthling tour… Continue reading David Bowie Has Been Doing Weird Performance Art for 50 Years. And It’s Fabulous.
It’s true we haven’t seen Bowie in — well, years. Maybe, like Richard Simmons, he just wants to spend some time alone. But we haven’t seen him, so we have nothing to compare his old self to — but there’s something about these old clips that seems so, well, unlike the Bowie that we at least glimpsed through… Continue reading How Bowie Stalked Chat Rooms In The 2000s And Was A Good Sport About Station Promos
For a number of reasons, tonight I ended up Looking At Old Bowie Interviews On YouTube. And I found this one, which is really a Tin Machine interview. It’s in a Vancouver hotel room and Terry David Mulligan — TDM for us old local folks — is asking the hard-hitting questions. David looks very shiny in… Continue reading When Bowie Spent Time In A Tanning Booth (Or So I Assume)