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On February 3, 1997.

On February 3, 1997, “Virgin” label released “Earthling” the twentieth David Bowie studio album. “Earthling” was recorded from March to August 1996, at “Mountain Studios” in Montreux, and at “Looking Glass Studio” in New York. 134 more words

David Bowie - Conversation Piece (2000)

“Conversation Piece” is one of the most beautiful pieces David ever wrote. He recorded it in the sixties but we recorded it again in 2000. This song is so gorgeous. – Mike Garson.

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David Bowie - It's Gonna Be Me (1975)

Mike Garson writes:

“It’s Gonna Be Me” was a bonus track from the Young Americans album. It’s very deep. Very naked. This mix was really just piano, bass and drums. 92 more words


From the Archives: David Bowie's longest ever performance happened in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, 1997

Back in October of 1997, I wrote about what will go down in history as David Bowie’s longest ever live performance. I was following reports of the… 2,018 more words


David Bowie's pianist Mike Garson recalls 1972 Ziggy Stardust show in New Orleans

UPDATE: Read Mike Garson’s interview with the Independent, and a survey of Bowie musicians (including Garson) in Quartz.

It was the summer of 1972, and David Bowie was riding high off the first leg of his Ziggy Stardust tour in his native England. 1,708 more words


Starman as Jazzman

With the usual hype beginning to emerge people seem to forget that Bowie had such a deep sense of musical discrimination, allowing his musicians to get on with it, one of the most notable cases being that of jazz musician Mike Garson ( 250 more words