DAVID BOWIE Released Fascinating Masterstroke Single ‘DRIVE-IN SATURDAY’ 45 Years Ago Today…

When timeless and memorable it’s a …


6 April 2018

DRIVE-IN SATURDAY is a fascinating DAVID BOWIE masterstroke about how the inhabitants of a post-apocalyptic world in the future (legend goes that Bowie once
said the year was 2033) have forgotten how to make love, and need to watch old
porn films to see how it’s done. The narrative has been cited as an example of the
late legend’s ‘futuristic nostalgia’ where the story is told from the perspective of an inhabitant of the future looking back in time. It’s a gripping ballad carried by Bowie’s characteristic and monumental voice. Released as a single on 6 April 1973 – 45 years
ago today. Here’s an impressive TV-show version…

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From his 6th album ‘ALADDIN SANE’ – released 13 April 1973

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