Discovering David Bowie by John Mendelssohn
Approx. 1,600 words.
Published on April 24, 2010 by
Fetish Deluxe eBooks.
When David Bowie first visited the USA in February 1971, he was an obscure English folkie in a man's dress. By the time John Mendelssohn was finished with him, he was an obscure English folkie with an upcoming Rolling Stone profile, and a newfound appreciation for The Stooges and their anarchic frontman Iggy Pop.