Posted from the web by megarock on June 17, 2018
16th June 1972, David Bowie released his fifth studio album The Rise And Fall Of Ziggy Stardust And The Spiders From Mars a concept album telling the story of a fictional bisexual alien rock star named Ziggy Stardust. The album which reached No.5 in the UK and No. 75 in the US has been consistently considered one of the greatest albums of all time. Do you have a favourite track from Ziggy? More on the album here: http://www.thisdayinmusic.com/pages/ziggy_stardust
David Bowies landmark 1972 album The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust and The Spiders From Mars was recorded in November 1971, close on the heels of Hunky Dory, which hadnt even been released when Bowie and his band revisited the familar surroundings of Trident Studios in London.
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