David Bowie Seven More Days That Rocked the World Friday -23-12-2011 BBC Music 6 SQ 10
Duration: 26:49 minutes
First broadcast:Friday 23 December 2011
Stuart Maconie relives seven more great days from rock history.
Seven More Days That Rocked the World
Stuart Maconie highlights the birth of David Bowie’s alter ego Ziggy Stardust as a radical turning point in the development of rock, bringing a subtle theatricality to the business which delighted the glam public and left the hard rock fraternity cringing in their fringed leathers.