And did those feet in ancient time Walk upon England’s mountains green: And was the holy Lamb of God, On England’s pleasant pastures seen! There’s a great scene in The Man Who Fell to Earth when Mary Lou [Candy Clark] takes Thomas Jerome Newton [Bowie] to church with her down in Artesia, NM. The pastor […]Read More Post-pastoral Bowie
Too nebulous perhaps even to be a set of coincidences, but nonetheless, here are some circumstances with which to play connect-the-dots. Late summer 2001, David Bowie recorded his 25th studio album, Heathen, at Allaire Studios, not far from Woodstock, NY. So taken was he by the experience that in 2003 he bought 64 acres adjacent […]Read More Connect-the-dots: From Heathen to Life on Mars?