Author: mattpotterthewriter

Secret sisters: Was David Bowie’s ‘The Bewlay Brothers’ inspired by Christina Rossetti’s ‘Goblin Market’?

  A theory. Go with me here.   Step out of yourself. Just for one day.   There was always something that fascinated and bugged me about Bowie’s ‘The Bewlay Brothers’. It’s the oddest thing on Hunky Dory by a mile, and that’s saying something. Chris O’Leary and Nicholas Pegg have both written beautifully about it,…

By mattpotterthewriter 2nd October 2017 Off