29 Dec 2013

David Bowie (1947-2016) The Odyssey of a Changeling

From Composer of the Week, 5:00 pm on 29 December 2013

Major Tom, Aladdin Sane, the Thin White Duke, Nathan Adler, Earthling, Heathen, and Ziggy Stardust, have all been roles or manifestations of David Bowie's personality conveyed through the instant medium of rock & roll.

David Bowie

David Bowie Photo: flickr.com

George Kay presents an overview of Bowie, and starts with a track by one of his numerous alter-egos - Ziggy Stardust.

Music Details for Part 1:

1. David BOWIE
Hang On To Yourself
Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders from Mars
EM152190003
EMI 5 21900 2 7 (SACD/CD Hybrid)
EMI 5 39826 2 1 (Double CD 30th Anniversary Ed)

2. David BOWIE
In the Heat of the Morning
Bowie at the Beeb
EMI 5 28629 2 4 (Double CD)
EMI 5 28958 2 3 (Triple CD Special Edition includes Live at the BBC Radio Theatre)

3. David BOWIE
Space Oddity
Space Oddity
EMI 5 21898 09

4. David BOWIE
Changes
Hunky Dory
EMI5 21899 08

5. David BOWIE
Panic in Detroit
Aladdin Sane
EMI 5 83120 0
EMI 5 83120 2 (Double CD 30th Anniversary Ed)

6. David BOWIE
Golden Years
Station to Station
52190607

7. BOWTE/DAVIS/ MURRAY
Breaking Glass
Stage
EM152190607

8. David BOWIE
Ashes to Ashes
Low
EMI 5 21907 0 6

9. BOWIE/ GABRELS
Seven
Hours
Virgin CDV 2900

10. David BOWIE
New Killer Star
Reality
ISO/COL 512555 9 (Double CD Limited Edition)
ISO/COL 512555 3 (CD & DVD Tour Edition)

 

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