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REBORN IN THE USANME's Ian MacDonald reviews David Bowie's Young Americans in March 1975 and RAM's Anthony O'Grady hears about "plastic soul" and fascist dictators from the transplanted Londoner that summer. Plus Davitt Sigerson reflects on Bowie, Kraftwerk, Giorgio Moroder and the "new musick" in late 1977…

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ALL THE CRITICS LOVE U IN NEW YORKDavitt Sigerson (right, with Prince in 1996) praises Parade in Rolling Stone (1986). Plus he meets Chic in 1979 and talks to disco's "mix master" Tom Moulton in late 1975. Plus Barney Hoskyns asks Davitt about being "the Barry White of AOR" in 1984…

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WATCH THAT MANMick Rock (1948-2021) on how he shot his definitive images of David Bowie, plus Jeff Slater at the New York launch for Mick's book of Lou Reed photographs.

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