David Bowie: The Stories Behind the Classic Songs 1970-1980

David Bowie: The Stories Behind the Classic Songs 1970-1980

by Chris Welch
     
 

David Bowie is the quintessential musical chameleon, shifting over the years from glam rocker and commercial popster to actor and avant-garde composer, while always pushing the envelope of technology and artistry. Through an exploration of his diverse body of work, Chris Welch reveals that the only constant in Bowie's career are his incredible voice, imagination, and…  See more details below

Overview

David Bowie is the quintessential musical chameleon, shifting over the years from glam rocker and commercial popster to actor and avant-garde composer, while always pushing the envelope of technology and artistry. Through an exploration of his diverse body of work, Chris Welch reveals that the only constant in Bowie's career are his incredible voice, imagination, and talent for artistic reincarnation.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781847326638
Publisher:
Carlton Books
Publication date:
04/05/2011
Series:
Stories Behind the Songs Series
Pages:
192
Sales rank:
1,217,388
Product dimensions:
5.40(w) x 7.60(h) x 0.60(d)

Meet the Author

Chris Welch was Melody Maker features editor and is one of the UK's most respected music journalists. He has written 20 rock biographies and contributes to the Sunday Times and the Independent. He has also worked on Metal Hammer, Kerrang! and Rock World. He wrote Led Zeppelin: The Story Behind Every Song.

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