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Video :Gerry Leonard talks “Loving The Alien” PLUS live acoustic version with David Bowie

Guitarist Gerry Leonard’s acoustic re-working of David Bowie’s 80’s classic “Loving The Alien” is just one example of his subtle genius. Enjoy this interview with Gerry where he talks about how he came up with the beautiful stripped-down version of the song, and then watch Gerry and Bowie perform it together live in concert as part of Bowie’s Reality Tour in 2003. Gerry features on David Bowie’s “Heathen”, “Reality” and “The Next Day” albums. He toured with Bowie on the Heathen and Reality tours, and was musical director for the Reality tour and DVD. He has the only original...

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Video :Angie Bowie talks about the new movie ‘Beside Bowie: The Mick Ronson Story’

A rock ’n’ roll night to rival the good old days last night, as the premiere of a new documentary about David Bowie and his guitarist brought out the hedonist in guests at the May Fair Hotel. There wasn’t quite dancing in the street but guests certainly bopped in the corridors. A motley crew including singer Sinitta and lawyer Nancy Dell’Olio arrived at the hotel to see Beside Bowie: The Mick Ronson Story, a film by Bowie’s former manager Jon Brewer. Ronson was the guitarist from Bowie’s Spiders from Mars era. Angie Bowie, former model and the late singer’s...

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AUDIO – David Bowie Live in Los Angeles 1974

The wonderful sounding line recording opens with about ten minutes of animal noises and sounds (played over concert PA) before breaking into the prelude of an orgasmic woman and creaming into the funky introduction of ‘1984‘. ‘1984‘ being a foundaional track off of Bowie’s new ‘Diamond Dogs’ LP is a fitting opener to the performance. The soundboard is crisp, if not lacking a bit of the high end, but for the most part all instruments are audible and punchy. At some points the recording seems a bit flat but only for the very discerning ear. The mix is present...

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  • Neil Wilkes { I grabbed this on silver discs and can confirm it is well worth having. Whilst the 12" version of "This Is Not America" is indeed the exact same mix as the 7" cut, it benefits on vinyl as the cutting engineer is not as restricted with the pressing space available.... } – Aug 18, 10:24 AM
  • Arthur { Hi, I would love to hear these recordings, do you have a download link ? kind regards, Arthur } – Aug 17, 6:26 PM
  • Raul { Howdy, This is RG from Frankfurt / Germany. I fondly remember this concert which was bootleged to record. I still treasure the master recordings on CrO2 Maxell audio tapes. Unbelievable that it sounds still cristal clear after all this time. } – Aug 17, 5:21 PM
  • Neil Wilkes { Where can I buy these please?? All of the series...... } – Aug 15, 11:15 AM
  • Rich { I was there, my 1st show ever13 years old siiting on the boards on the center line directly across from the stage. Went on to see him 4 more times. I always wondered why he didn't come back from to sing a single encour. Chairs started to fly and people... } – Aug 13, 8:56 AM
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