“there’s a lot to be said for…rock-era songwriters like Elton John, Carole King, Stevie Wonder, John Lennon, Paul McCartney…there’s a lot of church in their music…”
art: photo of David Bowie, Art Garfunkel, Paul Simon, Yoko Ono, John Lennon, and Flack by Bob Gruen. NYC, 1975.
from my other tumblr. more here.
According to Bowie and his people, the book will be “a collection of pieces from the Bowie archive, wherein, for the first time, fans and all those interested in popular culture will have the opportunity to understand more about the Bowie creative process and his impact on modern popular music.” But more than just pretty pictures, the book promises to feature “insightful, witty and personal text written by Bowie himself.”
[dang. okay, that’s saying a LOT]
illo by Mark Hammermeister