The BowieTest™ Vol. 2 – Deeper Cuts From The ’70s

by Peter Wendel
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The second installment of the BowieTest™ wades deeper into the beloved artist’s extensive 1970’s catalog. You’ll need to possess a passionate familiarity with albums like Hunky Dory and Ziggy Stardust because we drill down into the heart of the Bowie song book – far beneath the safety of his Top-40 hits. Good luck, folks!

Rest in peace, David. Enjoy the view from up there.

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BowieTest™ Vol. 2 – Deeper Cuts From The ’70s

The second volume of the BowieTest™ swims out deep into the beloved artist’s extensive 1970’s catalog – far beyond the safety of his Top-40 hits. You’ll need to have a particularly firm familiarity with albums like Hunky Dory, Ziggy Stardust and Diamond Dogs. You will need to drill down into the heart of Bowie’s 1970’s song book rather than merely float at the top with the ubiquitous classics, like “Starman” and “Rebel Rebel.” Good luck!

Rest in peace, David. Thanks for all the music and the memories that have become part of it.

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Peter Wendel is a journalist and PR consultant. He's attended hundreds of concerts and festivals, including the Peach, Mountain Jam, the All Good and Lockn'. He's ridden legendary Grateful Dead runs from Ventura County Fairgrounds to Irvine Meadows (CA) from the Nassau Coliseum (NY) to the Boston Garden (MA). Peter is a former U.S. Marine who – after running into trouble with every last one of his commanding officers – received an honorable discharge and a direct order never to return. Born in California and raised in New Jersey, Peter lived in Boston and Joshua Tree (CA) before settling in the nation's capital. Find him on tour at PWendel@SongMango.com.

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