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A Bridge Conversation On David Bowie

Above image: The Band That Fell To Earth KC 2018 | Photo: Chris Campbell Photography

On the fourth anniversary of David Bowie's death (January 10), we recorded a Bridge Conversation dedicated to the artist's transformative role in music and his enduring impact here in Kansas City. Hosted by FlatlandKC managing editor Chris Lester, it features Bowie aficionado Derek Donovan and the leader of The Band That Fell To Earth KC, Michelle Bacon. Listen below!

 

Derek Donovan's badge from Bowie's May, 10 2004 concert at Starlight Theatre.

 

The Band That Fell To Earth KC pays its annual tribute to Bowie this Friday, Jan. 24 and Saturday, Jan. 25 at recordBar. | Photo: Todd Zimmer 

 

 

TBTFTE KC's inaugural 2016 tribute at the Uptown Theater. | Video: John McGrath, Kansas City PBS–KCPT 
David Bowie passed away on Jan. 10, 2016, two days after his 69th birthday and the release of "Blackstar." | Photo: Jimmy King

And here's a Spotify playlist of some of their favorite Bowie tracks. Take a deep dive:

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