1977 ~ after his theatrical Thin White Duke persona, Bowie moved to Berlin to rid himself of his drug additions and enjoy the city’s thriving art and music scene. He adopted a more stripped-back look, leaving the glitter behind him
February David Bowie appeared at the Tolworth Toby Jug, London, on the opening date of his Ziggy Stardust tour. The character of Ziggy was initially inspired by British rock 'n' roll singer Vince Taylor.
Dave Grohl of the Foo Fighters recently revealed the late David Bowie snubbed a potential collaboration with him — but Grohl’s in good company. See nine more artists and projects Bowie turned down, over at The Guardian.