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Old Jul 30, 2009, 03:11 PM   #1
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Default Favourite David Bowie

An artist I've always liked but never really explored. So as a casual fan my fav Bowie songs are

Space Oddity
Jean Genie
Changes
Starman
Ashes To Ashes
Man Who Sold The World
Ziggy Stardust
Life On Mars?
Ashes To Ashes
Moonage Daydream

What an album that would make! 10 classics. All very well known tho. Any Bowie fans out there?
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Old Jul 30, 2009, 06:58 PM   #2
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I'm a total "hits" fan when it comes to Bowie... because, like you, I never really explored his albums.

My faves are:

The Jean Genie
Rebel Rebel
Heroes
Starman
Space Oddity
Changes
Suffragette City
Ziggy Stardust
John, I'm Only Dancing
Young Americans
Golden Years

... basically, the "Changesbowie" compilation!
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Old Jul 31, 2009, 05:16 AM   #3
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in my opinion 'heroes' was his last really good lp, well thats when i lost interest in him anyway.
i have the ziggy stardust album, aladdin sane and heroes.
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Enough said.
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Don't forget Kooks and Queen Bitch.
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Enough said.
Yes, my sentiments exactly. Classic album, from start to finish.
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I love David's music for as long as I can remember

With no doubt, my favorite is "Lady Grinning Soul", probably for me the best ever song non-Beatlesque

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Old Sep 01, 2009, 10:18 PM   #8
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I still need to get his best-of. But I like "Scary Monsters and Super Creeps" or whatever it's called.
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My brother was a huge Bowie fan and I remember his favorite album was Diamond Dogs. I'm more a casual fan but those songs I do like I like a lot. Here's my faves (my bro would laugh at the short list):

Space Oddity
Changes
Life On Mars
Young Americans
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Ziggy Stardust
Space Oddity
Ashes to Ashes
Life on Mars
Oh! You Pretty Things
Sound and Vision
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I love David Bowie.

Did someone say ""Heroes"" was his last 'great' album?

Wow. "Low" and "Lodger" are at very least "great"

"Scary Monsters (And Super Creeps)" is awesome. Cyrstallises, defines and blows away the 'new wave' on one poxy LP. That's Bowie.

I think "Diamomd Dogs" is his best. It's as good as "Abbey Road" is.
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