Matau Records Vinyl Record of the day – "Quicksand" by David Bowie
Date Posted:29 November 2015
Matau Records Vinyl Tune of the Day - "Quicksand" by David Bowie
From David Bowie's 1971 Vinyl LP Hunky Dory. Produced by Ken Scott and features Mick Ronson's beautiful guitar and string arrangments. The song was influenced by Buddhism, occultism, and Friedrich Nietzsche's concept of the Overman. It refers to the magical society Golden Dawn and name-checks one of its most famous members, Aleister Crowley, as well as Heinrich Himmler, Winston Churchill and Juan Pujol.
Hunky Dory was the forth album released by David Bowie and is regarded as one of his best LP's. You can purchase the box set of David Bowie's first six studio albums from 1969-1973 plus live albums, which includes Quicksand from Matau Records vinyl store Click Here