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David Bowie: Never Let Me Down

Roy Trakin, Creem, August 1987

THE PICTURE OF Dorian Bowie, in which the master remains young but his music begins to limp. Or the boy who cried wolf, so that when he's finally being sincere we don't believe him. How about cats that have nine lives? David Bowie's gone through at least twice that.

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