The Fall 15

The Fall
  America was not going well for Ziggy and the Spiders. The major cities took them to heart. They performed sell out concerts at New York’s Radio City Music Hall and Santa Monica (broadcast by a local radio station, it became one of the era’s most desired bootlegs). Yet Middle-America proved harder to break. Concerts ...

The Rise of Ziggy Stardust 5

The Rise of Ziggy Stardust
  Because David Bowie unveiled Ziggy Stardust fully formed, it is tempting to think he burst from his head of tawny tousled locks with a pair of scissors in one hand and a bottle of Red Hot Red hair-dye in the other. Yet Ziggy was more than a haircut, makeup and clothes; more than songs ...