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All posts tagged "David Bowie"
“This Is Not America”: David Bowie’s somber Reagan-era movie theme was one of the greatest protest songs ever
“A little piece of you, the little peace in me…will die…” sings David Bowie in “This Is Not America,” the theme song for John Schlesinger’s 1985 Cold War spy film The Falcon and the Snowman. The video...
- Posted January 30, 2017
“All That Money Wants”: In 1988, the Psychedelic Furs left the woods near Woodstock and climbed to the top of the pop charts
One of the more popular of the original “Night Flight” episodes is our “Take Off to Acid Rock,” which originally aired on September 16, 1988, and featured the Psychedelic Furs’ video for their chart-topping Modern Rock hit,...
- Posted January 26, 2017
“Mott the Hoople: Under Review” examines the British boogie-glam band’s enduring musical legacy
Despite their enduring musical legacy as one of rock’s most influential bands of the 1970s, and being championed by David Bowie, the Clash, and the Sex Pistols, to name just a few of their fans, today Mott...
- Posted January 24, 2017
“Hot Rocks”: Berlin’s “Sex (I’m A…)” and other techno-sleaze glamour rock hits
On Friday, July 15, 1983, part of the “Night Flight” programming for the evening included the premiere episode of the Playboy Channel’s “Hot Rocks,” a new music video show that featured music videos showcasing partial or full-frontal...
- Posted January 20, 2017
“Tell them they can laugh at me”: Remembering the humorous side of David Bowie
On this first anniversary of the passing of David Bowie, a loss still felt profoundly by all of us here at Night Flight, we’re taking an opportunity to reflect on his underappreciated capacity for self-deprecation and comedy....
- Posted January 10, 2017
“Raw Power Live: In the Hands of the Fans – Iggy and the Stooges”: According to Iggy, “This sh*t really sizzles!”
Raw Power Live: In the Hands of the Fans – Iggy and the Stooges — now streaming on our Night Flight Plus channel — features the full concert by Iggy Pop and his band of Stooges, performing...
- Posted December 9, 2016
“The Sacred Triangle: Bowie, Iggy & Lou 1971-1973″ focuses on three 70s rock icons
The Sacred Triangle: Bowie, Iggy & Lou 1971-1973 — now streaming on our Night Flight Plus channel — is a fascinating documentary about the intertwining careers of David Bowie, Lou Reed, and Iggy Pop. At 106 minutes,...
- Posted December 1, 2016
“Iconic”: 1974 saw David Bowie transitioning from Ziggy Stardust to Orwellian street punk to a funky “Plastic Soul” phase
2016’s Iconic isn’t a true music documentary, we’re sure you’ll agree — the hour-long program is comprised entirely of three filmed interviews with David Bowie, captured during different points in his celebrated career —but even if you’ve...
- Posted July 25, 2016