110 minutes | Mar 9, 2021

068: David Bowie - Station to Station (1976)

One day in September 1976, fueled by cocaine, peppers, and milk, David Bowie entered a Los Angeles recording studio, and then emerged a couple months later remembering nothing about what had just happened. Discord & Rhyme is here to fill in the blanks for you: He spent those two months recording Station to Station, a transitional album between his funk and experimental art rock periods that may be his all-time greatest work. The only album from Bowie’s Thin White Duke persona is only six songs long, but they’re so colorful and dense that Producer Mike and co-hosts John, Rich, and Ben spend nearly two hours talking about them. There’s so much going on in this music that it could fill a movie or book (and Ben even wrote one about him), but for today, a really enthusiastic podcast episode will suffice. And unlike your television set, there is no evidence that your podcatcher of choice will try to eat you! Cohosts: Mike DeFabio, Rich Bunnell, Ben Marlin, John McFerrin Complete show notes: https://discordpod.com/listen/068-david-bowie-station-to-station-1976 Support the podcast! https://www.patreon.com/discordpod
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