What a brilliant vibe in the BBC Introducing studio in Hull this week, for a very special show celebrating all things Ziggy Stardust. The show was a superb radio show tribute to David Bowie's band, Mick Ronson, Trevor Bolder and Woody Woodmansey in their home town. A host of fantastic musicians from round here - Chambers, … Continue reading Spiders from Mars night on BBC Introducing
Goodbye to Starman. So many happy David Bowie memories. And only last night I chatted with two of my sons about him - to Asa about Blackstar, and then I sat with our youngest - Dexter - in front of the fire talking about how brilliant David Bowie was, watching and talking about his videos … Continue reading Goodbye to Starman
29/6/2013 - David Bowie and the Spiders were my first heroes. The first gig I ever went to was when me and Julie went to see them play at Leeds Rolarena on June 29th 1973 - the last gig before Ziggy died at Hammersmith Odeon. I was blown away by the gig, and that was it, … Continue reading Letter from Starman!