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WATCH THAT MANSounds' Penny Valentine asks David Bowie about The Man Who Sold The World in early 1971 and Rolling Stone's John Mendelsohn welcomes the space oddity to L.A. that spring. Plus the Daily Telegraph's Kathryn Flett speaks for countless '70s teenagers as she mourns the starman's passing five years ago…

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OPEN UP AND READ — Former MOJO editor Paul Trynka on Iggy Pop in New York in 1971. Plus Paul sees the reformed Stooges perform Fun House live in London in 2005 and, two years later, explains how Jimmy Osterberg became Iggy Pop in the first place...

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JET BOYBarney Hoskyns meets relocated New York Doll Sylvain Sylvain (1951-2021), right, in London (NME, 1982) and Michele Kirsch sees Syl and fellow ex-Doll Jerry Nolan live in NYC in 1989. Plus Hit Parader's Jim Delehant talks to Vanilla Fudge's anchor man Tim Bogert (1944-2021) in 1969 and Melody Maker's Chris Welch meets Tim with heavy new bandmates Jeff Beck and Carmine Appice in 1973...

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“We’re always being asked by newspapers, ‘How come everything focuses on Debbie?’ Then they put her on the cover...”

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