Thursday, 19 September 2013
Version City #16 - Edwyn Collins sings David Bowie
I'm working my way through some boxes of old cover mount CD's at the moment, ripping a few tracks here and there as I go, while rediscovering a handful of forgotten treats. Here's one from a David Bowie tribute CD issued with Uncut in 2003. The compilation's a bit uneven as a whole to be honest, but Edwyn Collins' excellent reading of 'Gospel According to Tony Day' is worth the price of admission alone.
'Some things are over Some things go on Part of me you carry And part of me is gone'
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