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David Bowie- White Light/ White Heat- New York City 1996

this ultra-rare live acoustic performance by David Bowie of the Velvets' "White Light/White Heat" in New York City 1996

David Bowie- Station to Station 45th Anniversary 1/25

We present the "Thin White Duke" and Station to Station , another musical manifestation of the many personas that were David Bowie in the Seventies. The late superstar joined me In the Studio  to discuss the bridge between his Ziggy Stardust  British, New York Harlem/ Philly soul, LA 1975 period and his next pioneering trilogy of albums in Berlin. You'll hear "Golden Years","Stay", and "TVC15" while David Bowie is my guest in an encore for the forty-fifth anniversary of Station to Station  the week of January 25.

More Echoes In the Studio pt 2

In memoriam : More Echoes "In the Studio", pt 2 with rare interviews with fallen rockers Lou Reed, Bon Scott, Rick Wright, Malcolm Young, George Harrison, David Bowie

Def Leppard “Rock of Ages” Medley

This fabulous "Rock of Ages" medley by Def Leppard from the In the Studio archive was unavailable in the U.S. for about twenty years.
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David Bowie- Young Americans 45th Anniversary

By 1975 David Bowie had abandoned the Glam Rock he had virtually invented in the guise of the ego-tripping tragicomic Fallen Rock Star, Ziggy Stardust. Bowie's mid-decade "Young Americans" album with the #1 hit "Fame" pointed directly toward Disco's dominance a mere two years later...

David Bowie- Changes- Los Angeles 1974

When David Bowie performed "Changes" in Los Angeles in 1974, now with historical hindsight we can see that David Bowie gave us hints of a musical left turn even that night.
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Queen- Bohemian Rhapsody pt 2- Brian May, Roger Taylor

"Bohemian Rhapsody" is only the first volume of the four and a half decade Queen saga whose final chapter is being writ large in real time across North America this summer...

Lou Reed

Lou Reed focuses on his second post-Velvet Underground album,"Transformer" containing the Top 20 alterna-hit "Walk on the Wild Side". Rolling Stone magazine writers rank "Transformer"  at #192 on their Top 500 All Time list

Mott the Hoople- Mott 45th Anniversary- Ian Hunter

One of Britain's most beloved party bands this side of The Faces, Mott the Hoople, is still revered there with sold-out tours, and we were so fortunate to have Mott main man Ian Hunter join me In the Studio.
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David Bowie- Let’s Dance

A lot has changed  since April 1983, not the least of which is in the areas of communication, information, and entertainment. So it was no surprise that multi-media maven David Bowie, who seemed tailor-made then for the dawn of the MTV era in America when Let's Dance  was released, would later be among the first to embrace computer-generated gaming and virtual reality, which David discusses at length here.