Marc Bolan sang about the character, and Golden Nose Slim and Jungle Faced Jake, in the glamrock classic ‘Telegram Sam.’
A stellar tribute to David Bowie this Thursday and Friday (31 Mar/1 Apr) in New York has added new names, and the second show will stream on Skype.
Magic Shop, the New York studio where David Bowie secretly recorded his final album Blackstar and its predecessor The Next Day, is to close in March 2016.
Here's an eye-catching new video from quadruple Grammy-winner Esperanza Spalding, from her much-anticipated Esperanza Spalding Presents Emily's D+Evolution.
It was the LP featuring the UK top ten hit 'Killer On The Loose,' and the first with guitarist Snowy White.
The first 3 albums by Tyrannosaurus Rex are being reissued by Polydor/Universal Music Catalogue in newly remastered, deluxe formats at the end of January.
Tony Visconti has worked with David Bowie, T.Rex, Badfinger, U2, The Moody Blues & Morrissey, all of which has earned him the respect of his peers
Ever wondered how the U2 EP 'Wide Awake in America' got made? Here's the story from Tony Visconti's autobiography, Bowie, Bolan & The Brooklyn Boy...