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Monday, November 3, 2014

#951: 1975, David Bowie, Fascination

November 3, 2014

David Bowie: Fascination. This song shouldn’t work. A song written by David Bowie and Luther Vandross for Bowie’s Young Americans album in 1975 should never ever work. It all sounds like a recipe for self indulgent disaster. But heroically, it all works out rather brilliantly. Bowie has apparently never performed this track live in concert, […]

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Tuesday’s US Senate Elections

November 3, 2014

Tuesday sees the United States’ mid-term elections to determine its 114th Congress. These elections – halfway between Presidential elections – usually go against the party in the White House and are a useful barometer of where the political temperature is. But more importantly, they decide who will be the lawmakers of the nation for the […]

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