As one of the first artists to realise that music, fashion and theatre could be brought together on stage or on TV to create something uniquely potent, David Bowie made several legendary appearances on the small screen performing his songs. While the most famous comes from the British TV show Top of the Pops — when he casually put his arm around his guitarist Mick Ronson in a homoerotic display that caused jaws to hit the floor the length of Britain, Bowie did plenty to shock and awe Americans too. Here are some of the most famous. The song sounds savagely vital, and Bowie is coolness personified.
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Saturday Night Live, December We were looking all over the place. David was really into them too and had an outfit made to go with ours. His band was so not excited, though. I want to match up with you guys!
Beware buying any LP "signed" in this style. Not the worst forgery out there and likely to fool many, this right-hander clearly didn't feel confident like the Pin Ups next to it of adding the year. The numbers can help determine if in doubt. It falls over on the "best wishes", autograph and date.