I remember the exact day when I became a David Bowie fan. I was 15, it was New Year’s Day, and I was watching Labyrinth for the very first time. I already knew who he was – he was impossible to miss – but until that moment, his genius had somehow passed me by. But since that moment, my life has never been the same. Continue reading
Well, well, well. That was some news on Monday, huh? I checked my Twitter feed to discover people talking about David Bowie. Some random tweets, others more specific, but to find out that Bowie had released his first new material since 2003 was a shock, to say the least. I had to stop myself dancing round the room. And I cried. I actually cried, I was that happy.
It was hard thinking of a title for this entry. I know, I know, two entries in one day, how’s that for unprecedented? Well, I have reason, and that reason is to share with you just why it is that I am besotted with one musician in particular. Those who know me will already know who I’m talking about. Continue reading
I have to have a moan. I NEED to moan. We just had a workman in the flat to sort something out that had been niggling at us for weeks and I was listening to David Bowie’s live Bowie at the Beeb album from 2000 (that long ago???) and he said his 7-year-old daughter met David Bowie the other day at the Dome. I couldn’t believe my ears, I said, ‘Pardon? She MET David Bowie???’ Continue reading