WATCH THAT MAN
FIVE HIGHLIGHTS OF THE BBC’S THE LAST FIVE YEARS
THE LAST “HEROES”
A rare clip of Bowie at 2004’ s Hurricane Festival in Germany in a noticeably fragile vocal performance of “Heroes” from what unintentionally became his last ever full concert.
BARGAIN BIN BLUES
During the Reality tour, Bowie and his band visit a truckstop in Montana where the singer notices his own Tin Machine debut in the cassette bargain bin. “That figures,” laughs Bowie.
ZIGGY AT THE RAINBOW
Previously unseen footage of Bowie performing Lady Stardust from his highly stylised London Rainbow shows of August 1972 with Lindsay Kemp’s dancing Astronettes.
THE SPACE ODDITY ODDITY
Q won’t spoil the surprise but while making The Last Five Years, Bowie producer Tony Visconti makes a startling sonic discovery on the studio master tape of 1969’ s Space Oddity.
THE GOODBYE SUPPER
Following Bowie’s death, his The Next Day band, including Earl Slick and Mike Garson, gather for a dinner to discuss the David they knew and lost, the cameras capturing their raw emotions.