Tag: Velvet Underground

Have A Listen To David Bowie's 2 Hour 1979 BBC DJ Set

It was “a bit grey” outside on March 20, 1979, or so says a peak-era David Bowie as he was handed the controls of BBC Radio One. With that, Bowie provides a 2 hour BBC mix featuring some of his favourite tracks of the time. It is a solid combination of well known classics and under-appreciated gems, each introduced by the seminal tastemaker himself. Velvet Underground, Talking Heads, Blondie, Roxy Music, even Bruce Springsteen, all feature, alongside more obscure fair like ? & The Mysterians and The Mekons. With a quick closing of the eyes and a trip to a ... Read more