David Bowie Plays DJ on BBC Radio in 1979

If you had tuned into BBC Radio One on May 20, 1979 you would have heard David Bowie DJ his own two hour show, “Star Special,” playing his favorite records and jovially chatting up his audience.

Track listing

The Doors, “Love Street
Iggy Pop, “TV Eye
John Lennon, “Remember
? & The Mysterians, “96 Tears
Edward Elgar, “The Nursery Suite” (extract)
Danny Kaye, “Inchworm
Philip Glass, “Trial Prison
The Velvet Underground, “Sweet Jane
Mars, “Helen Fordsdale
Little Richard, “He’s My Star
King Crimson, “21st Century Schizoid Man
Talking Heads, “Warning Sign
Jeff Beck, “Beck’s Bolero
Ronnie Spector, “Try Some, Buy Some
Marc Bolan, “20th Century Boy
The Mekons, “Where Were You?
Steve Forbert, “Big City Cat
The Rolling Stones, “We Love You
Roxy Music, “2HB
Bruce Springsteen, “It’s Hard To Be A Saint In The City
Stevie Wonder, “Fingertips
Blondie, “Rip Her To Shreds
Bob Seger, “Beautiful Loser
David Bowie, “Boys Keep Swinging
David Bowie, “Yassassin
Talking Heads, “Book I Read
Roxy Music, “For Your Pleasure
King Curtis, “Something On Your Mind
The Staple Singers, “Lies

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