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The age of Bowie : how David Bowie made a world of difference / Paul Morley.

Morley, Paul, author. (Author).
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  • 6 of 9 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
APLS-Decatur B BOWIE MOR (Text) 34207002015676 Adult Non-Fiction Biographies Available -
Alexandria-Monroe Public Library - Alexandria B BOW (Text) 37521530775115 AMPL Adult New Nonfiction Shelf Available -
Batesville Memorial Public Library - Batesville 920 BOWIE DAVID (Text) 34706001527540 Non-Fiction 900-999 Checked out 12/27/2016
Koontz Lake Branch Library 921 BOW (Text) 30141001102637 NEW ADULT Available -
Lebanon Public Library - Lebanon B BOWIE (Text) 34330512998536 Adult - New Books Checked out 12/17/2016
Morgan County Public Library - Martinsville B BOW (Text) 78551000527395 Biography Available -
Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library 921 Bowie (Text) 31208912481647 new non-fiction Checked out 12/13/2016
Schricker Main Library 921 BOW (Text) 30032010681242 NEW ADULT Available -
Shelby County Public Library - Shelby County 782.42166092 Mor (Text) 78731000495216 B&T Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781501151156
  • ISBN: 1501151150
  • Physical Description: xii, 483 pages, [8] pages of plates : photographs (some color) ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First Gallery Books hardcover edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Gallery Books, an imprint of Simon & Schuster, Inc., 2016.

Content descriptions

General Note: Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note: Preface -- Introduction: strange fascination -- Solemn perverse serenity -- A dancing star -- Madness and beauty -- Just watch me -- And I want to believe -- Pushing through the market square -- Just for one day -- Voodoo power -- Divine symmetry -- Looking for certainty.
Summary, etc.: Respected arts commentator and author Paul Morley, an artistic advisor to the curators of the highly successful retrospective exhibition David Bowie is for the Victoria & Albert Museum in London, constructs a definitive story of Bowie that explores how he worked, played, aged, structured his ideas, influenced others, invented the future, and entered history as someone who could and would never be forgotten. Morley captures the greatest moments from across Bowie's life and career; how young Davie Jones of South London became the international David Bowie; his pioneering collaborations in the recording studio with the likes of Tony Visconti, Mick Ronson, and Brian Eno; to iconic live, film, theatre, and television performances from the 1970s, 80s, and 90s, as well as the various encounters and artistic relationships he developed with musicians from John Lennon, Lou Reed, and Iggy Pop to Trent Reznor and Arcade Fire. And of course, discusses in detail his much-heralded and critically acclaimed finale with the release of Blackstar just days before his shocking death in New York.
Subject: Bowie, David.
Rock musicians > England > Biography.
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Entertainment & Performing Arts.
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Composers & Musicians.

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