Sound Opinions Show

Jan 14, 2016

ANNOUNCER COPY: Coming up…Sound Opinions remembers pioneering music icon David Bowie. Jim and Greg also also review the singer's final album Blackstar, which came out only two days before his death.



Rock chameleon David Bowie died on January 10, 2016, two days after his 69th birthday. Hosts Jim DeRogatis and Greg Kot share their thoughts on the gender-bending icon and highlight the greatest moments of his career, including 1969’s “Space Oddity” and 1971’s Ziggy Stardust through his more recent releases. Producers and Bowie collaborators Brian Eno and Tony Visconti also offer their memories of working with the pioneering artist in the studio.


Jim and Greg review Blackstar, the final studio album from David Bowie. The record was released on the singer’s 69th birthday, just two days before he died.


At the end of the show we hear comments from listeners.