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The Tin Machine: Danger Signs

Andrew Smith, Melody Maker, 20 May 1989

WITH THE HELP OF HIS NEW BAND, DAVID BOWIE HAS AT LAST RECORDED AN ALBUM THAT REDISCOVERS THE DANGER AND EXCITEMENT THAT ONCE ESTABLISHED HIM AS POP'S MOST FASCINATING IDOL. ANDREW SMITH TALKS TO THE TIN MACHINE'S GUITARIST REEVES GABRELS ABOUT HOW THE SINGER RESCUED HIMSELF FROM THE CREATIVE DOLDRUMS.

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