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David Bowie: White Lines, Black Magic

Ian MacDonald, Uncut, October 1998

'I ran across a monster who was sleeping by a tree. And I looked and frowned and the monster was me'
(David Bowie, 'The Width Of A Circle'; 1971)

Total word count of piece: 2331


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