Friday SHOCKTOBER! Song: David Bowie

No time to dip into why We Love Bowie, suffice to say this 1980 video for “Ashes To Ashes” freaked me out when I first saw it on the late lamented Bay Area show, “Videowest,” and most apropos coming from an LP entitled, “Scary Monsters (and Super Creeps).” Directed by him and David Mallet, this visionary piece of electronic music media also showed how effective and innovative the medium could be since the song went to Number One. I’m still freaked out by Bowie’s alien jester garb…

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