David Bowie Bowie Unseen: Portraits of an Artist as a Young Man

In 1967, a 20-year-old David Jones decided to change his name to avoid confusion with the lead singer of the Monkees. He decided on ‘Bowie’. By this time, Jones had been playing music for five years, appearing in and out of various bands, singing rock and roll at local youth gatherings, any pub that would … Read more

David Bowie Bowie Odyssey: 70

He starts the decade a teenage pop idol. But the one-hit wonder who sang ‘Space Oddity’ is still very far from becoming the star who will one day define the 1970s. Not when he still has a band to find, a manager to sack, a mentally ill brother to save, a wife to marry and … Read more

David Bowie Bowie Odyssey: 71

Britain, 1971. Strange land of hot pants, moral outrage, anarchist bombs and sexual revolution. As Marc Bolan is hailed as the nation’s teenage saviour, the forgotten hope called David Bowie searches for the spark to relight his fire. He finds it in London’s gay clubland and the stoned fields of Glastonbury, the speedy streets of … Read more

David Bowie Bowie, Cambo & All the Hype

Bowie, Cambo & All the Hype traces the extraordinary and pivotal friendship between David Bowie and drummer John Cambridge, from the time when Bowie made his first major career breakthrough in 1969 to his death from cancer in 2016. Drummer, musician and friend John ‘Cambo’ Cambridge lived with Bowie at Haddon Hall when he had … Read more

David Bowie A Life

Dylan Jones’s engrossing, magisterial biography of David Bowie is unlike any Bowie story ever written. Drawn from over 180 interviews with friends, rivals, lovers, and collaborators, some of whom have never before spoken about their relationship with Bowie, this oral history weaves a hypnotic spell as it unfolds the story of a remarkable rise to … Read more

David Bowie Stardust Interviews: Ein Leben in Gesprächen (German)

Ich glaube nicht, dass irgendetwas von dem, was ich in meinem Leben gesagt habe, zitierwürdig ist”, hat David Bowie einmal behauptet. Zu Unrecht, wie dieses Buch zeigt, in dem Bowie die Stationen seines Lebens besichtigt, die vielen Rollen, die er in Vollendung verkörpert hat. Ob als Major Tom, als Ziggy Stardust oder im Frank-Sinatra-Look als … Read more

David Bowie Your Pretty Face Is Going to Hell

<strong>The Dangerous Glitter of David Bowie, Iggy Pop, and Lou Reed</strong> First-ever look at the intertwining, outrageous lives of three rock legends. When Lou Reed and Iggy Pop first met David Bowie in the fall of 1971, Bowie was just another English musician passing through New York City. Lou was still recovering from the collapse … Read more