Rock's Backpages Library Rock's Backpages
the online library of pop writing

David Bowie

Chris Welch, Melody Maker, 15 November 1969

FANS OF DAVID Bowie have for years been expecting him to make some proper impact on the music scene. If a reasonable position in the MM Top 30 is acceptance, then David has at last broken through with his attractive and highly original single, 'Space Oddity'.

Total word count of piece: 705


Becoming a member is easy. Membership gives you access to all the thousands of articles in the library.

Click here to go to Subscribe page.

Click here for academic and other group subscriptions.