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Bowie’s Gift of Sound and Vision

By |2018-05-16T16:10:24+00:00January 15th, 2016|Uncategorised|

On Sunday afternoon I was belatedly taking down the Christmas decorations whilst listening to the new Bowie album, Blackstar. I was contemplating the obsession with death on the two accompanying videos with Major Tom’s jewel-encrusted skull lying on a distant planet and an eyeless prophet trying to rise from his deathbed with memento mori scattered around [...]

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