Feb 1, 2020 • 33M

Book Musik 016 - "Bowie's Bookshelf" by John O'Connell

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longtime friends Tosh & Kimley discuss their favorite music-centric books
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Tosh and Kimley discuss “Bowie’s Bookshelf: The Hundred Books that Changed David Bowie’s Life” by John O’Connell. Any serious Bowie fan knows that Bowie was a voracious reader and the epitome of an autodidact. In 2013 the Victoria & Albert museum had a David Bowie exhibit and Bowie graced us with an additional memento which was this list of 100 books that changed his life. John O’Connell dissects each of these books and tries to surmise the specifics of influence and import to Bowie. It’s an impossible task but an amusing one that leads to further discussion on one of our favorite topics: David Bowie! Theme music: "Behind Our Efforts, Let There Be Found Our Efforts" by LG17