bringitondown: David Bowie | Space Oddity “Space Oddity”, one of the absolute classics from David Bowie, completes 42 years today. The song was recorded at TridentStudios, on June 20th, 1969. Bowie wrote the song after watching the movie “2001: A Space Odyssey” by Stanley Kubrick. The central character is Major Tom, a fictional astronaut who, after cutting communication with Earth, floating out in space.
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