The Complete David Bowie: New Edition: Expanded and Updated

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Titan Books, Nov 2, 2016 - Biography & Autobiography - 300 pages

THE ULTIMATE EDITION – EXPANDED AND UPDATED WITH MORE THAN 70,000 WORDS OF NEW MATERIAL

Critically acclaimed in its previous editions, The Complete David Bowie is recognized as the foremost source of analysis and information on every facet of Bowie’s work. The A-Z of songs and the day-by-day dateline are the most complete ever published. From his boyhood skiffle performance at the 18th Bromley Scouts’ Summer Camp, to the majesty of his final masterpiece Blackstar, every aspect of David Bowie’s extraordinary career is explored and dissected by Nicholas Pegg’s unrivalled combination of in-depth knowledge and penetrating insight.

  • The Albums – detailed production history and analysis of every album.
  • The Songs – hundreds of individual entries reveal the facts and anecdotes behind not just the famous recordings, but also the most obscure of unreleased rarities – from ‘Absolute Beginners’ to ‘Ziggy Stardust’, from ‘Abdulmajid’ to ‘Zion’.
  • The Tours – set-lists and histories of every live show.
  • The Actor – a complete guide to Bowie’s career on stage and screen.
  • Plus – the videos, the BBC radio sessions, the paintings, the internet and much more.

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British journalist Pegg sets the record straight early on in his introduction when he states that this book about David Bowie is not a biography but a reference work aiming to "satisfy the enthusiast ... Read full review

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About the author (2016)

Nicholas Pegg is an actor, theatre director and writer. This book is the culmination of a lifetime's interest in David Bowie's work.

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