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Hunky Dory, David Bowie - Bowie, then twenty-four, arrived at the Hunky Dory cover shoot with a Marlene Dietrich photo book: a perfect metaphor for this album's visionary blend of gay camp, flashy rock guitar and saloon-piano balladry. Bowie marked the polar ends of his artistic ambitions in tribute songs to Bob Dylan and Andy Warhol; in songs such as "Oh! You Pretty Things" and "Changes," he shows that he is already his own man, with a new sound that seems just as modern today as it was…

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Hunky Dory photosession out-take, photo by Brian Ward photo source: Kevin Cann “Any Day Now”

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Classic Photo: David and Angie Bowie taking their then 3-week-old baby Zowie out for a walk in 1971

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<B> 37. 'Quicksand' (1971) </ b>. <I> Aaron Hemphill, mentirosos </ i>:. "Com apenas sua voz, uma guitarra acústica e letras incríveis que são incrivelmente organizadas, essa música me leva mais longe do que qualquer faixa já tem de" Hunky Dory "Eu acho que sua escolha em palavras e voz incrivelmente expressiva comunica um estado mental e emocional tão singular que torna a música muito mais do que a soma de suas partes ".

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David Bowie window shirt, 1971, from Brian Ward sessions for the cover of Hunky Dory.

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