David Bowie “America”

When asked to open the “Concert for America” (after 9/11) playing is signature anthem Heroes, David Bowie insisted he wanted to play Simon & Garfunkel’s 1968 song “America” instead. The track describes in first-hand terms the physical and metaphorical journey of two companions in search of the true meaning of America. One spotlight, an omnichord and a powerful voice do the rest…


JP 

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s