After the death of David Bowie around the world celebrated his figure of versatile artist and always at the forefront. Many stressed that his death was a work of art, especially because it is reflected in “Blackstar”, the album released two days before his death: a real “swan song”. We, in this section we treat usually popular music, and only when it is really worth trespass in popular music understood in international, we believe it is important to unite the voices of those recalled Bowie because was an artist cross, which is has had no formal constraints or otherwise, and that above all is able to maintain autonomy and originality throughout his career. The contributions of the music world are courses on social media and tapping toes of very high emotion: from Brian Eno to Tony Visconti – the producer of his latest album – until those of the same family who, at the behest of the “White Duke “, they have not attended his cremation. In Italy the death and life of Bowie, but especially his music, have been treated by Ernesto Assante and Gino Castaldo with an interesting special on la Republica, in which the two journalists – obviously shaken by the argument – recalled in the weave 8 January some of the most significant features of the production of Bowie. Now that it’s been a bit ‘of time and you begin to process the disappearance, I like to point the way in which the two journalists return to treat the subject. That is organizing one of their now famous Rock lessons dedicated to Bowie. As you can read in the presentation notes of the evening, scheduled for 29 January at the Sala Sinopoli of the Auditorium Parco della Musica in Rome, the program focuses on all aspects of the life and career of David Bowie: “complete artist and complex intellectual , it went through five decades of cultural evolution, especially rock music, periodically leaving behind the many different styles with which he experimented, the more different images that embodied. Whenever a leader. From acoustic folk to electronic, glam rock, soul, from cinema to video, from the stage to writing, has influenced the thinking, tastes, fashions of various generations of the “short century”.
Questo post è disponibile anche in: Italian