Listen: David Bowie Streaming Remastered 'The Rise And Fall Of Ziggy Stardust...'

by Josh Hart
Posted May 30, 2012 at 10:56am

Next week, the 40th anniversary edition of David Bowie's classic album, The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders from Mars, is set for release via EMI. The 1972 album received a special remaster for the occasion, and you can now stream the entire release via the SoundCloud player below.

In honor of the 40th anniversary of Ziggy Stardust, we recently spoke to the album's co-producer, Ken Scott, about working with Bowie.

"I’ve always said we were a great team," said Scott. "We all seemed to know exactly what was required of each other during the whole process. Sometimes David had demoed material and the band had heard it beforehand, but quite often he hadn’t, and he would teach the band the song — and they’d have to get it."

You can read the full interview here.


Add a Comment
0 Comments

Similar Guitar News

Video: Smashing Pumpkins Cover David Bowie's "Space Oddity" (5/16/2013)
Below, check out a video of Smashing Pumpkins performing David Bowie’s "Space Oddity" on an Austin rooftop during this year's SXSW. The performance was filmed for The Guitar Center Sessions, which will air 9 p.m. EST Friday, May 17, on DirecTV'...
David Bowie Streaming New Album, 'The Next Day,' on iTunes (3/1/2013)
David Bowie is streaming his new album, The Next Day, on iTunes. You can check out the entire album until its official release on March 12. The Next Day, which features a heavy dose of Earl Slick on guitar, is Bowie's first album of new studio m...
Guitarist Earl Slick on New David Bowie Album: "I’ve Had a Gag on Since Last May" (1/10/2013)
Perhaps the most surprising thing about David Bowie's recent announcement of his first new album in a decade is that, in an age populated by camera phones, gossip blogs and Twitter, no one saw it coming. The fact that the announcement was such a...
Producer Tony Visconti on New David Bowie: "It's Quite a Rock Album" (1/9/2013)
Yesterday, David Bowie stunned the music world by announcing his first new album in a decade, The Next Day. If that wasn't enough, Bowie also released an official video for the album's first single, "Where Are We Now?," a plaintive, piano-based ...
David Bowie returns with new song, Where Are They Now?, new album, The Next Day (1/8/2013)
Read more about David Bowie returns with new song, Where Are They Now?, new album, The Next Day at MusicRadar.com For the last few years, music fans have wondered if they would ever heard from David Bowie again. The singer hasn't issued a new al...
David Bowie Announces New Album, 'The Next Day'; New Single Available Now (1/8/2013)
After nearly a decade of relative silence, David Bowie has announced his first new album since 2003's Reality. Titled The Next Day, the album is slated for a March 12 release date. "Where Are We Now?," the album's first single, is available no...
Interview: On Its 40th Anniversary, 'Ziggy Stardust' Co-Producer Ken Scott Discusses Working with David Bowie (4/23/2012)
On June 5, EMI will release an expanded 40th anniversary edition of David Bowie’s landmark 1972 album, The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust and The Spiders From Mars. The album, which originally was released through RCA Victor on June 6, 1972, wa...
Red Hot Chili Peppers Cover Ramones, David Bowie, Neil Young on New EP (4/19/2012)
To commemorate their April 14 induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, Red Hot Chili Peppers will release a digital-only EP, We Salute You, May 1 via Warner Bros. The EP features covers of six songs by previous Hall of Fame inductees, inc...
David Bowie Teams With Former Helmet Guitarist (9/9/1999)
Page Hamilton to replace Reeves Gabrels for Bowie press dates
David Bowie to Release Entire New Album Online (8/30/1999)
Downloaders won't have to wait for David Bowie's hours...
Bowie Shows Support For Controversial Art Show (9/30/1999)
BowieNet to provide online tours of eyebrow-raising exhibit