Results tagged with 'david bowie'
Published April 20, 2016
Gary Tanin has a special friendship with David Bowie's longtime producer Tony Visconti, one started on a CompuServe chat room back in 1993. Two decades later, their friendship has endured - and led to Tanin producing the debut record for singer-songwriter Jack Spann.
Published Feb. 16, 2016
Maybe eight awards were handed out over the course of three and a half hours last night, and if the Grammys don't care particularly about the awards, why should I? Instead, let's talk about the real winners and losers of last night's show.
Published Feb. 2, 2016
It was the beginnings of a long, hot and life-changing summer of 1972 when I got the news. I had just graduated from high school the previous fall, and as a graduating present my parents and my cousins parents agreed to send my cousin Cree and me to France and England to see a bit of the world and then escort Cree's sister Barbara home from her studies at the university of Lyon in France.
Published Jan. 12, 2016
It's 1977, I am 10 years old and I buy my first single: "Sound and Vision" by David Bowie. It's an oddity of a track, all wandering instrumentation, sparse vocals and washy synth. But it was the beginning of my relationship with the Thin White Duke.
Published Jan. 11, 2016
In honor and celebration of the life and work of the innovative David Bowie, who died Sunday at age 69, we reprise this 2012 story about a photo that captured him while he was recording film overdubs at a Milwaukee studio in the mid-'70s.
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