Get Ready to Rock with David Bowie’s Ziggy Stardust and The Spiders From Mars: The Motion Picture
Are you a fan of David Bowie’s iconic alter-ego, Ziggy Stardust? Do you want to experience the magic of his final performance in front of 5000 stunned fans at London’s Hammersmith Odeon in 1973? Look no further than the fully restored film and soundtrack of Ziggy Stardust and The Spiders From Mars: The Motion Picture.
Renowned filmmaker D.A. Pennebaker captured the momentous event by filming Bowie and The Spiders From Mars backstage and onstage. Now, for the first time ever, you can own this piece of music history on vinyl. Rhino/Parlophone has released a special 50th-anniversary edition of the film and soundtrack, so you can relive the magic of that unforgettable night.
The Ziggy Stardust and The Spiders From Mars: The Motion Picture vinyl record comes with two discs, each boasting the unforgettable songs that made up Bowie’s final performance as Ziggy Stardust. From “Suffragette City” to “Space Oddity,” every track is a masterpiece that will transport you back in time to the height of glam rock.
The packaging of this vinyl record is just as impressive as the music itself. At 0.28 x 12.28 x 12.4 inches and weighing 8 ounces, it’s the perfect size to showcase in your music collection. Plus, the black-and-white cover art is a stunning tribute to Bowie’s iconic look as Ziggy Stardust.
Don’t miss out on the chance to own one of the most important moments in music history. Order your copy of Ziggy Stardust and The Spiders From Mars: The Motion Picture today, only from Rhino/Parlophone.
Why You Need Ziggy Stardust and The Spiders From Mars: The Motion Picture
David Bowie is one of the greatest musicians of all time, known for his unique style and captivating performances. One of his most iconic moments was when he retired his alter-ego, Ziggy Stardust, in front of a stunned audience at London’s Hammersmith Odeon. Now, 50 years later, the fully restored film and soundtrack of this momentous event are being released for the first time.
Who Should Buy This Record?
If you’re a fan of David Bowie or classic rock, this is a must-have record. It captures one of the most important moments in Bowie’s career and allows you to experience it as if you were there. Even if you weren’t alive in 1973, this record will transport you back to that time and place.
About David Bowie
David Bowie was an English musician, actor, and record producer. He was a pioneer in the glam rock movement and is known for his unique style and evolving sound. Bowie released numerous albums throughout his career, including classics like “Hunky Dory,” “The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders from Mars,” and “Heroes.” He passed away in 2016, leaving behind a legacy that continues to inspire musicians and fans alike.
The film of Bowie’s retirement of Ziggy Stardust was directed by renowned filmmaker D.A. Pennebaker, who also directed other iconic music films like “Monterey Pop” and “Bob Dylan – Don’t Look Back.” Pennebaker captured the backstage moments as well as the on-stage performance, giving viewers a glimpse into the world of Ziggy Stardust.
If you’re a fan of David Bowie or classic rock, “Ziggy Stardust and The Spiders From Mars: The Motion Picture” is a record that you need in your collection. It captures one of the most important moments in Bowie’s career and allows you to experience it as if you were there. So, put on your headphones, turn up the volume, and prepare to be transported back to 1973.Shop now