Kevin Brennan Writes About What It's Like
Here’s Ziggy Stardust before he had even thought up Ziggy Stardust, winning some kind of pop music award for creativity and originality. They liked “Space Oddity” enough to give its 23-year-old creator a nice paperweight. Of course they could have had no idea that Bowie was only getting warmed up.
Now, DB has never been on my top ten list of faves, but when I look back at his catalogue I can see that he was (is) a genuine force to be reckoned with. Once, back in ’78, I met a woman who claimed to have been his girlfriend for a while, and I thought, “Bowie? That has-been?” Boy, was I wrong.
Just wondering if anybody knows… Did Major Tom ever make it back to planet Earth?