Babs Siperstein, pioneering N. Dissatisfied with his stage name as Davy and Davie Jones, which in the mids invited confusion with Davy Jones of The MonkeesBowie renamed himself after the 19th-century American pioneer James Bowie and the knife he had popularised. This he refused to do, and his interview went ahead. Metro pleads for full late-night surrender to Uber and Lyft. Dennis Peron who led an effort to legalize marijuana for medical purposes in California died on Jan.
An earlier version incorrectly said that Golden Years was taken from Young Americans, instead of Station To Station, and that Bowie failed his plus.
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Rock and Roll Hall of Fame — Class of As he explained to Rolling Ston ethe name came from the Bowie knife. Dissatisfied with the King Bees and their repertoire of Howlin' Wolf and Willie Dixon covers, Bowie quit the band less than a month later to join the Mannish Boys, another blues outfit, who incorporated folk and soul—"I used to dream of being their Mick Jagger ", Bowie was to recall. In the new environment, his cocaine use decreased and he found time for other pursuits outside his musical career. David Bowie Triumphs at Live Aid in ". In the formless, cocaine-driven sessions, musicians were called in at any hour and told to play without songs. Archived from the original on 26 March
EMP welcomes five major players". Retrieved 12 January The resulting documentary, Cracked Actorfeatured a pasty and emaciated Bowie: Archived from the original on 3 November He mixed genres and did so self-consciously.