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The Scruffy Little Failure who became David Bowie

Steve Turner, New Musical Express, 18 April 1974

Ken Pitt, Bowie's former manager and the only man In the world who's lived with both Bowie and James Dean, reflects on the days before Ziggy grabbed the stardust.

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